Joy has seen all of her first year milestones at Family House—first Christmas, first steps, first birthday.
to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital from Cameron, Arizona and less than
two months old, Joy had a successful Bone Marrow Transplant. For almost two full years, Joy and her mother, Tina, have been staying at Family House.
Family House, I don’t know what we would be doing. We miss home and
being a whole family. Luckily, Family House has provided us the comfort
and care to help us get through these challenging times. Family House
has helped my daughter celebrate the truly precious child that she is.” - Joy's mother, Tina
Each year, Family House
serves over 2,000 children ranging from newborns to teenagers who are
diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses. Treatments vary, but
generally require one to six weeks of hospitalization the first year
followed by many days or weeks of periodic hospital visits in the
Thank you for supporting families like Joy's!