Programming at Ronald McDonald House

Ronald McDonald House – Saskatoon


KidsCare is a partnership between Tykes and Tots Early Learning Centre Inc. and RMHC-SK.  The program provides a nurturing environment for children to grow through educational play.  The program runs each Wednesday from 6:00pm to 8:30pm. and is complimentary for the families staying at the House.

Forest School

Tykes and Tots Forest School is a truly unique learning experience! With a strong focus on independence and skill-building, your child will engage with open-ended play in nature, learn to identify animal tracks, build shelters, and care for their surrounding environment.

Project Sunshine

Project Sunshine is an international non-profit organization that provides educational, creative and social programming to children facing medical challenges and their caregivers.

Around the Kitchen Table

Navera Community Connections supports families through this program, providing caregivers with enriching support, helping to lessen the feelings of isolation and helping build on parenting tools and strategies.

Caregiver Connections

Family Service Saskatoon supports this program through a bi-weekly drop-in group. Caregiver Connections offers families a safe space to decompress, de-stress, and connect- as well as resources to promote mental wellness.

MC College Night

MC College is proud to partner with Ronald McDonald House – Saskatoon, offering complimentary personal services. It’s a great opportunity for families to de-stress and enjoy some self care while their child receives treatment. We offer manicures, hand massages and hairstyles.

And so much more:

  • Pet Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Chats with Uncle Lyndon
  • Shuttle Program
  • Home for Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Health partner lunches

Ronald McDonald Family Room – Prince Albert

Wellness Bag Program

Wellness bags are given to new families admitted to the Pediatric Unit, and include fun activities, toys, reading materials, comfort items, toiletries, and complimentary snacks. Just a little something to brighten their long days in the Victoria Hospital.

Grab & Go Snack Bags

These include a variety of individually packed snacks and beverages that help families of kids spending time in the Victoria Hospital to fulfill their nutritional needs. Families are also welcome to build their own snack bags.

Lunch Program

As part of our efforts to care for families’ nutritional needs, healthy lunches are served to pediatric families to equip them with the strength and energy to care for their sick child.

Hospitality Cart

The Hospitality Cart travels once per week, delivering lunches, reading materials, comfort items, and support to NICU families who are unable to leave their child’s bedside.

NICU Food Program

As an extension of Ronald McDonald Family Room, RMHC-SK provides nutritious food, beverages and snacks for all families admitted to the Malhotra NICU. The NICU Food Program is available 24 hours a day.