Traumatic injuries have an effect on patients and families alike. Our support services focus on prevention and bringing healing and hope to all involved.

Help & Healing

Helping patients and their families and loved ones heal after a traumatic injury is our priority. Phoenix Children's offers many support programs and services, such as:

  • Animal-assisted therapy
  • Child Life and Therapeutic Arts Program
  • Nearby lodging for parents as your child heals
  • Relaxation, wellness and spiritual resources
  • Social worker assistance
  • Transportation in and around the hospital

Preventable Injuries

Each year, more than 6,500 U.S. children under the age of 14 are killed by preventable injuries. Verified trauma centers are national leaders in preventing injuries in children.

At Phoenix Children's, our Injury Prevention Program addresses the most common causes of childhood injury with programs that reach parents and children with important safety messages and skills, including:

  • Home safety
  • Safe sleep
  • Road safety
  • Water safety
  • Mental health resources
  • Suicide prevention awareness