We are the regional centre for children aged from birth to 16 years who have cancer (oncology) and blood disorders (haematology), caring for children receiving chemotherapy and radiotherapy. We are also the medical ward for children aged 3 to 16 years from the Cambridge area.
Current visiting policy
Restricted visiting will be permitted on most wards and areas such as our Emergency Department. Please follow our guidance to find our more information as some areas do still have restrictions.
Information for patients
Our ward consists of 17 beds divided into six cubicles, two double rooms, one triple room and a four-bed bay. These beds/rooms are allocated according to medical need.
A parent/carer's bed is found next to every child's bed. We can only accommodate one parent/carer on the ward.
We have a playroom, teenage room, school room, parents room and laundry room.
There is a vending machine for Hospedia cards (for bedside TV and telephone use) in the main hospital concourse.
Post is delivered twice a day to the ward. Outgoing post can be placed in the out tray on the reception desk.
- Toilets on the wards are for the use of patients only. Toilets for visitors' use are situated on the main concourse.
From the main hospital entrance: in the reception area turn right onto the main concourse. Turn left and go past the hairdressers towards the main ward lifts. Walk straight past the main lifts. Ward C2 entrance is on the left hand side.