Child Health

Small child with bandaged handsOur specialist neonatal team provides care and support for premature babies in our newly developed Neonatal Unit.

The children’s ward at Royal Preston Hospital provides a range of care and treatment for young people.  The ward is designed to be welcoming and friendly and put children and young people at ease.  Play specialists are on hand to occupy young people during their stay in hospital, and education support is provided to enable children to keep up to date with their studies.

Little girl enjoying food at the hospital Children’s outpatient clinics are held at both Chorley and South Ribble Hospital and Royal Preston Hospital.

The children’s outreach team provides care and treatment for young people in their own homes.


Community Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics - Support to Children, Young People and Families during COVID-19 Outbreak under Our Care

Community Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics flyer [pdf] 87KB

New! What to expect on the day of your operation.

Day case unit

Ward 8 Day Case