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Find a Location

Children's National has many convenient locations for your family throughout D.C., Maryland and Virginia, including our main hospital, specialty care centers, pediatricians' offices and affiliate locations.

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Getting to Know Us

    Departments

    Our departments work diligently to ensure the best possible care for your child, offering expertise and compassion to address their unique medical needs and promote their health and well-being.
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    Jackson Finds His Strength Again

    Jackson plays varsity football and grew up playing basketball, ice hockey, baseball and lacrosse. He began having seizures at age 9 and lost the ability to talk, walk and eat on his own. Neurologists and speech and physical therapists at Children's National helped him recover from his rare illness and keep chasing his athletic dreams.

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    What’s Happening at Children’s National

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    Go Behind the Scenes at Children’s National

    The latest issue of Believe Magazine details our work preventing gun violence in our community, a patient giving back with canine stuffed animals, bringing art into the hospital to lift spirits and more.

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    Join the Race for Every Child 5K Run/Walk

    Walk or run a 5K at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., or virtually, to support Children’s National patients and families. The Race unites our community to elevate pediatric care for every child.

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    Teens at Children's National Hospital Celebrate at Dunkin' Prom


    The Bunny Mellon Healing Garden transformed into a glowing dance party for more than 60 patients at Children’s National. The teens and their guests danced, smiled, snapped photos and mingled at the second annual event funded by the Dunkin’ Joy in Childhood Foundation.

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    Do You Need to Travel Internationally for Your Child’s Care?

    Our Global Services team is here to coordinate every aspect of your child’s visit and treatment.

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    Rise and Shine Newsletter

    Expert Advice for Keeping Kids Healthy and Happy

    Get parenting and health tips from the experts at Children’s National in your inbox every week.

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    Give to Save Lifetimes

    Change a child's life forever. Donate to help find cures, fuel innovation and provide world-class care for every child.

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