Talking to kids about racism
Some helpful resources, collected by Certified Child Life Specialists, to help you talk to kids about current events.
Every 60 seconds, a child is in need of medical care.
These kids are scared, lonely, and missing out on all of the things that make being a kid fun.
That’s where Starlight comes in.
We deliver happiness to seriously ill children and their families at more than 800 children’s hospitals and health care facilities in the US.
Our state-of-the-art programs like Starlight Virtual Reality, Starlight Hospital Wear, and Starlight Gaming entertain, distract, and inspire hospitalized kids.
Since 1982, Starlight has brought smiles to more than 16 million seriously ill children and their families.
Meet Captain Starlight
Captain Starlight is just what seriously ill kids need when they are stuck in the hospital, providing fun, entertainment, and smiles. Learn more about how this superhero delivers happiness!Meet Captain Starlight!
Hospitalized Kids - a Forgotten Victim of COVID-19
The coronavirus pandemic has changed our lives. We're separated from extended family and friends and learning new ways to cope with the isolation, stress, and anxiety that's come with this new normal. For hospitalized kids, it's even worse.How you can help
Philanthropy that’s Personal; Northwestern Mutual Financial Advisor Finds Ways to Give Back
When Steve was just 30 years old, he was diagnosed with cancer. Read how his outlook changed forever and why he made a promise to himself he would find a way to give back to seriously ill children.Meet Steve
During COVID-19: We Are Still Delivering Happiness
During these challenging times we would like to provide some resources for you and your family we hope you find helpful.Starlight's Resources