Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook

 

CompassionNet-Lifetime Care

3111 Winton Road South
Rochester, NY 14623
Phone: 585-214-1068
Contact: Christie Shaw

Reaching beyond the traditional medical model of care, CompassionNet focuses on improving services and support for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. This unique program assists seriously ill children to live as normally as possible, concentrating on alleviating their suffering and keeping them at home during the course of their disease. The Child Life Program at CompassionNet provides services for these children, and their siblings, in their home environment (and on occasion in their school setting). Services include: developmentally appropriate play, diagnostic and medical teaching/play, procedural support for invasive procedures, legacy work at end-of-life and bereavement support.

Wishlist:
Due to the medical needs of the children and families we serve, we kindly ask that items are new and unused.
  • art supplies
  • bubbles
  • character Band-Aids
  • markers (Sharpie or Crayola brand)
  • craft kits (Please include all items necessary to complete the project and store in individual sealed bags.)
  • Fisher Price Doctor Kits
  • gift cards: Michaels Craft Store, Jo-Ann Fabric, iTunes
  • magic wands, light-up spinners
  • Play-Doh, Model Magic (brand name)
  • journals, blank
  • canvas boards/canvas panels (blank) (6x6, 8x10, 12x12, 16x20, any)
  • stepping stone kits, hand mold kits
  • paint pens

Volunteers Needed:

Information reviewed by agency 8/20/17. (Wish List updated.).


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