What to Expect

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Each family is provided with one room. All non-handicap accessible rooms are furnished with two full size beds, wardrobe closet, telephone with voicemail, television and free Wi-Fi. Each room has their own personal bathroom. The house also offers:

  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Four sunrooms
  • Furnished outside patio
  • Living room, teen room, playroom
  • Fenced in yard
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking lot
  • Courtesy shuttle from Yale to appointments

House Rules

In order to ensure the safety and comfort of our guests and staff, and to make sure that your stay is as pleasant as possible, we ask that you follow these guidelines.

  • Length of stay is 21 days unless otherwise approved by the House Manager
  • Maximum of five overnight family members to a room.
  • No pets
  • No smoking in the House; designated area outside.
  • Shoes are required at all times
  • Guests must leave upon discharge of the patients.
  • Up to two family and/or friends may visit you, but they must leave the house by 9 PM. Visitors are not allowed to stay overnight.
  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult family member unless they are emancipated minors.
  • Children must not operate kitchen or laundry appliances.
  • Check-out time is twelve noon.

COST

Families are asked to contribute $15 per night. For those unable to pay, there is no charge. In order to keep costs affordable, guests are asked to assist the other families with simple housekeeping chores

OUR GUESTS

 

Dericka Zeigler’s son, Naevius, was born at 29 weeks and two days. Living quite far from Yale, Dericka and her...
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Our son Levi was born December 20th, 2016 at Yale New Haven Hospital. He was born with a recessed chin...
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On February 23rd of 2013, I came home from work at midnight and found my six year old son with...
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After trying to get pregnant for over a year, my husband and I were thrilled to discover we were expecting....
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Thank you for making it possible for my family and I to be in close proximity to one another, and providing options and phenomenal care for self and patient.
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It has been a blessing to have my mother at my side, which was made possible thanks to the Ronald McDonald House.
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Abner was only 14 months old when he arrived with his parents from El Salvador for life-saving liver transplant surgery at...
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The Ronald McDonald House was more than a place to stay; it was a community of support and hope.
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The Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut provided the Arnold family with a place to stay while and gave their young son, Bennett, a warm and friendly place to call home during his little sister Naomi’s hospital stay.
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Thank God and the doctors and all the people at Ronald McDonald house because my daughter is much better, 2 months later after her surgery she is a happy, funny and smart girl.
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RMH staff offered us guidance and support throughout our stay and their consistent support was well beyond what we expected.
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The Ronald McDonald House has been the instrument God uses to comfort and cheer our souls. Thank to all workers and volunteers RMH for making our lives a special event of love, support and understanding.
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Yesenia Del Rosario Monsanto is 17 years old, she came from Curaçao to the U.S, on November 14th 2011.
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My time at RMH has helped me through this phase of treatment and I know that the arms are still open waiting to greet us when we need to return.
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GETTING HERE