• refer to caption text
    • refer to caption text
    • Connected Care

      Supporting paediatric home and community care. Improving transitions from hospital to home.

    • KHA alliance

      Improving health care access to coordinated, consistent high-quality care for children and their families

    • EpicCare Link

      Health-care providers can refer a patient to SickKids using our new system, EpicCare Link.

    • Link to info on shopping and eating at SickKids

      Find delicious meals, gifts and specialty items at our restaurants and stores.

    • Boomerang

      Rehab, child development, and physician services at SickKids’ clinic in York Region

    • Ontario Poison Centre

      Expert poison advice 24 hours a day. Supporting all of Ontario.

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update:

    What patients and families need to know before coming to SickKids. As of March 21, new visitor restrictions are in effect.

    A pair of tweezers holds a very small and thin circular sheet of glass, called a grid. The grid is about the same size asa single lentil
    A model for understanding disease: SickKids researchers create a first-time, high-resolution image of key enzyme from the brain (Thursday, March 12, 2020)
    Researchers at SickKids have created a detailed 3D model of a key brain enzyme to allow scientists to better understand the enzyme’s structure and how it functions.
    A man and woman wearing white SickKids lab coats are seated at a laboratory bench. The woman is holding a plastic flask of clear liquid.
    Intestinal intelligence: understanding how tiny gut projections arise could inform new treatments (Monday, March 9, 2020)
    The surface area of the human intestinal tract is approximately 430 square feet – about the size of a bachelor apartment! This surprisingly large surface area is due to the millions of tiny, finger-like projections (called villi) that line the length of the small intestine.
    Meredith Irwin, headshot
    Dr. Meredith Irwin appointed Chief of Paediatrics at The Hospital for Sick Children (Wednesday, March 4, 2020)
    Following an extensive international search, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) Board of Trustees and The University of Toronto’s Governing Council are pleased to announce the appointment of Meredith Irwin to the position of Chief of Paediatrics at SickKids and Chair of Paediatrics at The University of Toronto (U of T).
    There are no events scheduled at this time. Check back at a later date for more information.
    Care planning
    Talking to families about advanced care planning: Perspectives of families and health-care providers (Thursday, February 13, 2020)
    Drs. Julia Orkin, Medical Director of the Complex Care program, and Reshma Amin, Director of the Long-term Ventilation Program at SickKids, reflect on their new study looking at advance care planning experiences of parents and health-care providers for children with medical complexities
    Mental Health thumbnail
    From community to hospital: Developing a mental health strategy to meet the needs of children and youth (Wednesday, January 29, 2020)
    On Bell Let's Talk Day, Christina Bartha discusses SickKids' interest, recognition and commitment to the continued need for mental health services for children, youth and their families.
    Perspective thumbnail icon
    Vaping and back-to-school: Why parents need to have this important conversation with their children (Friday, September 6, 2019)
    Dr. Theo Moraes, Staff Respirologist at SickKids shares his tips for parents on how to have important conversations with children and youth about e-cigarette use – otherwise known as vaping – to help keep all kids happy and healthy.



    Family-Friendly Employer Canada's Top 100 Employers for 2020 Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2020 Canada's Top Employers for Young People for 2020 Accreditation Canada Designated Level 3 Badge Choosing Wisely Canada Hospital Ontario – Healthier, Wealthier, Smarter - Ontario Research Hospitals Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals 2019 Best Practice Spotlight Organization Canada