• The Children's Inn
    The Children’s Inn
    A place for kids to be kids

    Come take a tour of our “Place Like Home” and see the many fun and welcoming spaces available for children, and their families, who are involved in pediatric research at the NIH.

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  • A mother and son at The Children's Inn
    Support The Inn
    Donate Today

    The Children’s Inn relies on private contributions to fund our operations. We would not be able to provide all of the services and programs for our families without your important gifts. There are many ways to financially support The Inn.

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  • volunteers
    Get INNvolved
    Give of Your Time and Talents

    The Children’s Inn at NIH has many opportunities for individuals, families, businesses and community groups to get involved in supporting our mission.

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  • A family at The Children's Inn
    Meet Our Families
    The Martinez Family

    Nine-year-old Kayla, from Illinois, has been coming to The Children’s Inn and the NIH with her mom and dad since she was one. She navigates through The Inn like it’s a second home.

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A Place Like Home

Established in 1990, The Children’s Inn at NIH is a private, nonprofit residence for children and families participating in pediatric research at the National Institutes of Heath Clinical Center.

The Children’s Inn Annual Gala

An Evening For Hope

The annual Children’s Inn Gala, An Evening for Hope, brings together the region’s top technology firms, government health agencies, and organizations in support of The Children’s Inn at NIH.


Instagram Photo Contest

Inn families: enter to win a FREE trip to Disney World

Families can enter our 25th Anniversary Instagram Photo Contest to win a FREE trip to Disney World!

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