Baystate Children’s Hospital Launches Critical Toy Drive

SPRINGFIELD — Baystate Children’s Hospital is currently facing a shortage of toys and other supplies necessary to help patients. Any items donated by the public will directly benefit pediatric patients. Toys and other play items are important to reducing stress and anxiety, and provide much-needed distraction during a hospital stay.

Click here for frequently asked questions and a wish list for helpful guidelines and suggestions on what items are most appropriate to donate. After reading, call the Baystate Health Child Life Department at (413) 794-3145 to confirm that a potential gift can be accepted, and to learn about available drop-off dates and times.