Annual Funding Goals
Consider making a donation supporting in-home nursing visits for premature and severely ill infants by an Infant Development Specialist to anticipate issues early in the infant’s life and suggests specific interventions to facilitate development. The program is totally dependent on Little Jim funds. $96,000.00
Developmental Feeding Clinic
This program assists children from birth to 6 years who have difficulty swallowing, feeding, reflux and have medical conditions that make feeding a challenge, particularly premature babies. Your gift helps to provide staffing and training for staff to support this program. $52,500.00
Autism Program Resource/Referral & Autism Program Parent Support Group
Your contribution helps us to provide staffing for intakes and individual parent counseling and also facilitate a weekly therapy group for parents. $7,500.00
Summer Camp Program
Give a child a life-changing experience by contributing to this program. Each year, we provide staffing and transportation for pediatric oncology patients to attend summer camp. $200.00 per patient
Autism Play Group
In this area of growing need, your gift can make a significant difference in the individual treatment plans for these participants.
A donation of $85 pays for one session. A child may attend up to two full years of playgroup sessions. There are five, 15-week sessions per year. CDC currently provides service to 58 children with 118 children on the waiting list.
Child Life Program
Medical play, games, puppets and teaching materials are powerful tools to assist children and their families in orienting and adapting to outpatient surgery, emergency room visits and inpatient hospitalization. Your financial support enables us to provide the following vital items for the hospital.
Donations support the following:
Medical Teaching Dolls $500.00 each
Distraction Materials $1,000.00 all items
Emergency Room $1,000.00 all items
Teaching Videos $200.00 each
Memory Kits $75.00 each
Toy Box $100.00 each
DVD/TV Cart $300.00 each