The Royal College of Nursing has announced that industrial action will take place on Monday 6 and Tuesday 7 February. We'll contact you if your care or your child's care is affected. Ambulance workers are planning strike action on Friday 10 February. Learn more.

A number of transport strikes are due to take place this February. If you or your child has an appointment at one of our hospitals or community centres, please plan ahead and do all you can to attend. If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact your clinical team.

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Parents and visitors

We understand that coming to hospital with your child can be a difficult and challenging time for your family. This part of the site has practical information and advice to make your time with us as stress-free as possible.

Travelling to our hospital

For directions, travel information and how to find your way around our hospital.

Appointments and admissions

What to do if you need to change or cancel your child's appointment or admission.

Coming to hospital as an outpatient

What to expect from your child's outpatient appointment at Evelina London.

Your child's stay with us

From what to bring, to where to stay – this section has all the information you need to prepare for your child's stay with us.

Leaving hospital

Things to think about and how to plan for when your child leaves hospital.

Help and support

We have lots of support services to help you during your child's stay at Evelina London, from counselling services to a wide range of patient information leaflets.


Learn about our specialist children's hospital

Families have told us we don’t feel like a hospital, we feel like a family. Watch a film about our hospital services for children and young people.