A Home Away From Home

In times of stress, you need good food, a community of people who understand, a comfortable night’s sleep, and a place to be with your family.  That’s what you get at our Ronald McDonald House.

For immediate assistance, please call our front desk at 919-913-2040.


Information for Guest Families

Frequently Asked Questions

We know that your first time needing the House can be overwhelming.  Learn more here, and reach out to the front desk if we can be of service to you during your stay.


There are several resources available for transportation to UNC Children’s.  Learn more about bus and hospital shuttle information here.

What is Happening

From fun activities to home-cooked meals, learn the current events at the House.

Local Resources

Let us help you get to know the area.  From grocery stores to post offices to kids museums and parks, we can help you learn the Chapel Hill area.

Helpful Information for Families


Family Room at UNC Children's

Located on the 7th floor of UNC Children’s, the Ronald McDonald Family Room offers a place of respite for families of all hospitalized children. 

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KIDZU Partnership

Through a generous partnership, KIDZU Children’s Museum has offered free passes to RMH families. Visit the front desk for passes.


YMCA Partnership

Thanks to our friends at the Chapel Hill YMCA, families can utilize their facilities during their stay. Stop by the front desk for passes and more information.


Share Your Story from RMH

We love hearing from our families! Share your experience with the Ronald McDonald House.

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Stay Connected

Keep up with RMH after you check out!


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