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Keeping Families Close

When a child is in the hospital, family needs to be close. The Ronald McDonald House in Columbus, Ohio is located directly across the street from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, only steps away. Open 365 days a year, the House helps facilitate the family-centered care that fosters health and well-being for the whole family.

Keeping Families Close

When a child is in the hospital, family needs to be close. The Ronald McDonald House in Columbus, Ohio is located directly across the street from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, only steps away. Open 365 days a year, the House helps facilitate the family-centered care that fosters health and well-being for the whole family. Learn more here.

Serving Families from Near and Far

For four decades, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio (RMHC) has been keeping families close at the Columbus Ronald McDonald House. From its beginnings as a grassroots movement established by a partnership between volunteers and local McDonald’s Owner/Operators, the charity has served tens of thousands of families in their deepest times of need.

In addition, RMHC of Central Ohio operates two Ronald McDonald Family Rooms; one at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital, and the other at the Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. RMHC is proud to partner with Nationwide Children’s Hospital to operate a Ronald McDonald Care Mobile.

newborn infant baby sleeping next to pillow with RMHC Logo

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