Our Family Resource Centres are located at

  • National University Hospital – Level 4 of Main Building (right outside Ward 47)
  • KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital – PEC (Women Tower Level 1, next to Mcdonald’s)

To serve our beneficiaries better, our centres are spacious and conducive for group-based activities. The centres also store a wide range of reference books for parents as well as many children’s books, board games and a computer terminal for children to use. Resources are constantly updated at the centre. Feel free to call our Centre Executives at 67741148 (NUH) or 63945045 (KKH) for enquiries.

The centre operates during normal office hours. Children warded in this hospital are welcome to use the facilities.

Here are some books parents may find useful:

About Asthma
• Caring for a Child with Asthma

About Arthritis
• Your Child with Arthritis

About Cerebral Palsy
• A Complete Guide for Caregivers
• Keys to Parenting a Child with Cerebral Palsy
• Children with Cerebral Palsy (A Parents’ Guide)

Living with Chronic Illnesses
• Young People and Chronic Illness
• The Special Child

Coping Books for Parents
• Helping yourself, Help Others (A Book for caregiver)
• Care for Caring Parents
• The Caregiving Years
• Help Yourself move out of Depression and Anxiety
• Emotional Milestones (A Psychodynamic Approach)
• Dealing with Anger (Self-help solutions for Men)
• Wake-up Calls (Making the Most Out of Every Day)
• Stop ‘N Think Parenting (An excellent how-to-do book for all parents)
• Raise your Child right (A Parenting Guide for 0-6 years)
• Care of the Dying Child
• Supporting Bereaved and Dying Children and their Parents
• Through the Eyes of Children (Healing Stories for children of Divorce)
• Help Your Child to Cope (Understanding Childhood Stress)
• After the Death of a Child (Living with Loss Through the Years)

About Diabetes
• Your Child Diabetes (Practical and easy-to-follow advice)
• Growing up with Diabetes
• What you really need to know about Living with Diabetes

About Epilepsy
• Your Child and Epilepsy

About Heart Conditions
• Sometimes it Takes Three Hearts
• The Heart of a Mother
• Heart Children (Handbook for Parents)
• National Heart Centre Guide
• If your Child has a Congenital Heart Defect (A Guide for Parents)

Raising HIV Children
• A Small, Good Thing (Stories of Children with HIV and those who Care for Them)

About Liver Disorders
• The Liver Disorder Sourcebook

About Lupus
• The Challenges of Lupus (insights and Hope)
• Lupus Erythematosus (A Guide for Patients)

Medical Matters
• A – Z Family Health Encyclopaedia
• Obstetrics and the Newborn
• Guide to Your Child’s Symptoms (Birth through Adolescence)

About Premature Babies
• Caring for Your Premature Baby
• Parenting your Premature Baby
• The Preemie Parents’ Companion

Raising Special Children
• Creative Play activities for Children with Disabilities
• Facing the Crowd (Managing other people’s insensitivities to your disabled child)
• Understanding Your Handicapped Child
• Hey Listen, We have Something to Say!
• What’s it’s like to be me

About Spina Bifida
• Children with Spina Bifida (A parents’ Guide)
• Living with Spina Bifida
• Spina Bifida (A Young Person’s Guide)

About Thalassaemia
• Prevention of Thalassaemia and other Haemoglobin Disorders
• Compliance to Iron Chelation Therapy with Desferrioxamine
• Haemophilia
• Living with Haemophilia