HEP at Play
The Hospital Education Program (HEP) provides a number of play opportunities for hospitalized children and their siblings at the University of Virginia Children's Hospital. The Madge M. Jones Activity Terrace on the 7th floor of University Hospital provides a safe setting where children can imagine, explore, and create through supervised play. Child care teachers in the waiting areas at the Primary Care Center and in the Atrium at the Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center also facilitate play as well as art projects. Patients attending school at University Hospital receive physical education Physical Education taught by a certified physical education teacher.
All HEP services are free to children and their families. For additional information, contact (434) 924-2658.