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Children's Heart Centre
The Children's Heart Centre is the Trust's specialist centre for the treatment and care of children with congenital heart problems
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Children's Hospital Passport
The UH Bristol's Children's Hospital Passport is a document to help children with disabilities when going to hospital.
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About us

The Bristol Royal Hospital for Children (BRHC) provides a local service for Bristol children and a referral service for specialist care for families across the South West and nationally.

The current building opened on 22 April 2001 and was the first purpose-built children's hospital in the South West. In April 2007, a further ward was opened to accommodate children's services from Southmead, with the long-term aim of centralising all hospital services for children in Bristol at one centre of excellence.

From 7 May 2014, burns, neurosurgery, plastic, orthopaedic and emergency services will transfer from Frenchay Hospital to Bristol Royal Hospital for Children. Centralising all specialist children's services in a single, state-of-the-art children's hospital will improve care by bringing together dedicated clinical teams from across Bristol under one roof.

Thes pages are designed to provide you with useful information to help you during your stay with us. If you can't find what you are looking for, you may like to download our Welcome Booklet.  

If you have questions, please contact the Family Information Room on 0117 342 8065 or email bchinfo@UHBristol.nhs.uk

Children's mini site screen shot

Visit our interactive website designed for young patients between the ages of 8-12. You'll find lots of information about what happens at the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, and some fun activities too.  

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Above & Beyond Charities
Working in partnership with Above & Beyond Charities (Registered Charity Number: 229945).
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The Grand Appeal
Working in partnership with Wallace & Gromit's Grand Appeal (Registered Charity No. 1043603).
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Specialist Children's Services in Bristol are changing
We have invested £31 million to transform the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children into one of the largest children's hospitals in England, bringing together all specialist children's services under one roof.
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