Child Life and Education Department

    The Child Life and Education Department addresses the emotional, social, educational and recreational needs of hospitalized children and adolescents. Our Child Life department is recognized by the American Academy of Pediatrics and accredited by the Association of Child Life Professionals. Our programs utilize developmentally appropriate activities to minimize stress and anxiety and to foster positive feelings about health care.

    Child Life and Education Hours

    Child Life and Education services are available to all inpatient care units, clinics, Ambulatory Surgery Center and the Emergency Department.Times change during the holidays, please call the Child Life and Education Department at 501-364-1412.

    Weekday Hours

    Child Life Specialists: Monday - Friday from 6:00 am - Midnight

    Certified Teachers: Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Patient Activity Specialists:  Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 8:30 pm 
     

    Weekend Hours

    Child Life Specialists: Saturday - Sunday from 8:00 am - Midnight 

    Patient Activity Specialists: Saturday - Sunday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm