No matter where you are in your child’s treatment journey, we have resources and experts to help you.
You have just learned that your child will be coming to St. Jude. We have put together important information to help you get here.
From school to social work, Child Life to campus housing, St. Jude offers your child and your family support and resources — all in one place.
Most children at St. Jude are treated as outpatients and do not stay overnight. Explore these resources and tips to learn more about caring for your child when away from the hospital.
Educational Resources for Caregivers
These educational resources include details about many subjects that may affect your child as a patient at St. Jude and you as a caregiver. They explain guidelines for tests, treatments and other health care procedures. They also address questions that patient families ask most often.
Together is an online resource powered by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. It offers dependable information and a community of support for anyone facing childhood cancer.
My St. Jude Portal
My St. Jude is a protected online site where you can log in and view information about your child’s medical health record, upcoming appointments or send requests to set, change or cancel appointments.
Some of the medical information you can see includes your child's:
- schedule of appointments
- selected lab results
- personal information
- problem list
You can also send a request to the Patient Registration staff to change or update your personal information.
Our St. Jude app
Our St. Jude app is exclusively for St. Jude patient families. Families can download the app on their phone or tablet. The app can be used to help track clinic appointments and events at the hospital and housing facilities. Families can also use it to access educational articles and receive updates on their travel and housing reservations.
Families can use the app to access important details about:
- Food options
- The My St. Jude Patient Portal
- Together by St. Jude
- Help & Support
Patient Family-Centered Care
At the heart of patient family-centered care is the belief that health care staff and a patient's family are partners.
St. Jude proudly practices patient family-centered care. We know every child and every family is unique. We listen to you. We are here to make sure your family's needs and choices are met and heard.
Seeking Treatment at St. Jude
Treatment & Services
Childhood Cancer Survivorship
After your child is cancer-free, we offer years of follow-up care. Our research helps doctors better understand how childhood cancer and its treatment affects survivors into adulthood.
Search Diseases We Treat
What is a Clinical Trial?
St. Jude treats children and teens with cancer, blood disorders and other life-threatening diseases through clinical trials. These trials are available regardless of a child’s or family’s race, sex, ethnicity, religion, nationality or ability to pay.