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.
Patient Education Resources
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 by St. Jude™
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.
Join the Together Community, a safe and welcoming online platform for families facing catastrophic childhood and adolescent illnesses. www.togethercommunity.stjude.org
St. Jude MyChart
St. Jude MyChart is a patient portal that will help you navigate your child’s care.
With St. Jude MyChart, you can do these things and more:
- Look at your child’s health record
- See your schedule and request appointments
- Access education and information about care and treatment
- Message your care team and ask questions
- Request prescription refills
- View test results and clinic notes
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.
If your child is a St. Jude patient and you have an urgent question or concern, ask to speak to the Nursing Coordinator on duty.