Learn CPR for Babies and Children
Our Family and Friends CPR class teaches basic life-saving skills to help infants and children. Participants also learn what to do to relieve choking. Certified instructors lead these classes, which are affiliated with the American Heart Association. Sign up today.
Specialized Centers for Children's and Teens
Children’s offers many centers and programs to help families easily
connect to the resources they need, in child-friendly environments. Our
- Ghesquiere Family Center for Children’s Surgery, Royal Oak:
The center offers advanced technology, minimally invasive surgery and a
highly trained pediatric team. From twinkling stars overhead to a cozy
preoperative play area, everything about the bright, colorful space was
designed to comfort children and families.
- Ian Jackson Craniofacial and Cleft Palate Clinic, Royal Oak:
The clinic provides care for children born with craniofacial
conditions, such as cleft lip or palate. Medical specialists come
together in one location to provide the best possible care.
- Center for Exceptional Families, Dearborn: CEF
cares for children with chronic disorders, like Down syndrome, cerebral
palsy, autism, and head and spinal cord trauma. Families can see
medical professionals, rehabilitation specialists, a social worker and a
psychologist, all in one place.
- Center for Human Development, Southfield:
This program diagnoses and treats children with learning, behavioral
and developmental disorders. Families have access to expert team
members, including board-certified developmental-behavioral
pediatricians and specialists in psychology, psychiatry and education.
- Center for Children’s Rehabilitation, multiple locations:
The center is one of the largest and most comprehensive pediatric
rehabilitation programs in Michigan. It connects children with 60 highly
specialized physical therapists, occupational therapists,
speech-language pathologists and social workers.
- Teen Health Centers, Taylor, Westland and Troy:
These centers offer general medical services and health education
programs for eating disorders, mental health, pregnancy prevention and
other important challenges that teens may face.