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‘He thought his goals had been taken from him’

A child’s cancer diagnosis impacts the whole family. Below, Jacob Fields’ mom, Amanda, reflects on the weight of the disease, from her son doubting his future to the reality of remission. I knew something was wrong. I could feel it in my gut, but what I had no idea. The doctor looked at us and […] Read More »

New Year 2018 Resolutions

Making family wellness resolutions for 2018

Just 8 percent of New Year’s resolutions are met, and 80 percent are abandoned by the end of January. How can you make resolutions stick? Make resolutions together as a family: Discuss goals and strategies, and develop fun ways to meet them with support from one another. Norton Children’s Hospital Prevention & Wellness coordinator Nikki […] Read More »

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Finish the year with a gift to Norton Children’s

The end of the year is approaching, but there’s still time to make a gift to the Children’s Hospital Foundation. Here are a few ways you can support the hospital — and you may get a tax benefit. Year-end giving To speak with someone about your options, contact the Children’s Hospital Foundation call (502) 629-8060 […] Read More »

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Stories of service: Breaking down barriers

Did you know that Norton Children’s Hospital was the nation’s second site to perform an infant heart transplant … or that the hospital was founded on the heels of the deadliest tornado in Louisville’s history? You can learn about the hospital’s 125-year history by visiting “Hope and Healing: Celebrating 125 Years of Norton Children’s Hospital” […] Read More »

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Vote for Miracles to help kids at Norton Children’s

To look at Aiden Johnson today, you would never know the difficult roads the thriving 13-year-old has traveled as a two-time survivor of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Lately, he’s been traveling a different type of road. Since 2016, Aiden serves as the Kentucky Children’s Miracle Network Champion Ambassador. During 2016 and 2017, he and his […] Read More »

Norton Children's Hospital celebrating 125 years

Stories of service: Kentucky’s first infant heart transplant patient

Did you know that Norton Children’s Hospital was the nation’s second site to complete an infant heart transplant … or that the hospital was founded on the heels of the deadliest tornado in Louisville’s history? You can learn about the hospital’s 125-year history by visiting “Hope and Healing: Celebrating 125 Years of Norton Children’s Hospital” […] Read More »

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Snow Ball makes big difference for NICU patients

Donate a SNOO A SNOO is a bassinette with soothing white noise and rocking motions reminiscent of being in the womb. The SNOO has variable settings, including a “weaning” setting to prepare baby for the crib. Donate a SNOO now Thanks to everyone who attended the annual Snow Ball gala at the Marriott Louisville Downtown […] Read More »

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Giving Tuesday is good; year-round giving is great

It’s Giving Tuesday! We know you can choose from many amazing charitable organizations to donate your hard-earned money. We hope you’ll consider the Children’s Hospital Foundation. You can help the foundation throughout the year by choosing to support us through AmazonSmile or set up a monthly donation at HerosForKids.org. Norton Children’s Hospital is Kentucky’s only full-service, […] Read More »

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Stories of service: Saving lives after Carrollton bus crash

Did you know that the nation’s second site for a successful infant heart transplant was Norton Children’s Hospital … or that the hospital was founded on the heels of the deadliest tornado in the city’s history? You can learn about the hospital’s 125-year history by visiting “Hope and Healing: Celebrating 125 Years of Norton Children’s […] Read More »

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Children’s hospital volunteer’s drive comes from a personal place

Barbara Bernard grips the handle of a red wagon and, with a smile, looks over her shoulder at the toddler seated behind her. “Here we go!” The little girl’s eyes light up and a grin grows across her face. A nurse wheels her I.V. pole alongside the wagon as Bernard pulls the toddler through the […] Read More »

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Do your holiday shopping at AmazonSmile and help a cause

As Cyber Monday approaches, gear up for great deals and help Norton Children’s Hospital at the same time through AmazonSmile. The Children’s Hospital Foundation participates in AmazonSmile, a website operated by Amazon.com with the same products, prices and shopping features but with a philanthropic tie. When you choose to support the Children’s Hospital Foundation and […] Read More »

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Ways you can support not-for-profit Norton Children’s Hospital this holiday season

The season of giving is officially upon us, and there are plenty of ways you can support children in the hospital. As a charitable organization, donations to Norton Children’s Hospital and the Children’s Hospital Foundation may be tax-deductible. You can make a difference from the cozy comfort of home while sharing a meal with family […] Read More »