Every day, 13 people die while waiting for a new kidney. Thanks to you--and to his wife Denise--Jim Cassella wasn't one of them.

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Our annual Wish Book offers dozens of items that will help our youngest patients and their families get through the toughest experiences of their lives. Check out our newest edition today!

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Gift planning improves your financial and tax situation — often right away. Learn ways to combine your philanthropic giving with your financial needs and tax-planning strategies.

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Thanks to the physicians, nurses, staff and resources of the NICU, today Zachary is a healthy, happy nine-year-old boy.

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YNHCH's Family Advisory Council is working to alleviate the stress of parking expenses for NICU families who are struggling financially and those who are facing extended stays. Your support of this effort will enable families to spend crucial time with their babies. Give Today

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Spirit of Children

Seymour Pink, a breast cancer support group based in Seymour, CT, came to Smilow to present their donation for the new Scalp Cooling Program. Learn More

How You Can Help

For the second year in a row, LEGO has donated $100,000 to the Arts for Healing program, part of Child Life at YNHCH. Employees from LEGO visited to participate in a fall themed pumpkin build with hospitalized children and their families.
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