On-Site Childcare

Scientific Sessions 2019

November 16–18

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bring the whole family to Philadelphia!

While you’re attending cutting-edge sessions, your children can enjoy a full day of age-appropriate activities and fun, including arts and crafts projects, active games, and an evening entertainment program! The program is available for children ages 6 months – 12 years.

AHA has partnered with ACCENT on Children’s Arrangements, Inc., a national company specializing in children’s activities, to bring you and your family a safe, nurturing and educational environment available throughout the duration of Scientific Sessions and the Resuscitation Science Symposium 2019.

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Pre-register for on-site child care before Monday, Nov. 11!



  • Located in the Philadelphia Convention Center, Room 122B, the childcare center is about a 4-minute walk from the Philadelphia 201 hotel. View a map of Scientific Sessions 2019 hotels (PDF).
     
  • Hours of Operation:
    Friday, Nov. 15 | 6:45 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Saturday, Nov. 16 | 6:45 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Sunday, Nov. 17 | 6:45 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
    Monday, Nov. 18 | 6:45 a.m. – 7:15 p.m.
  • Caregiver Ratios: We offer a high ratio of caregiver to child to ensure everyone receives a lot of personal attention.
     
    • 1:2 for children 6-12 months
    • 1:3 for children 13 months – 2 years
    • 1:5 for children 3-5 years
    • 1:8 for children 6-12 years
Half-Day Program Schedule:

  • Greetings/Welcome – Get to know your counselors and other children with group games and ice breakers like the name and follow me. Active Games – This is the time that kids have physical activity with motion. Younger children will have games that vary from music and movement. Older children will play relay and obstacle course games, along with many others.
     
  • Snack Time
     
  • Craft Time – Create at least one take home, age appropriate themed craft. We will provide all crafts and craft materials.
     
  • Independent Choice – Children will choose from all activities based on their preferences with counselor interactions to ensure a fun and safe environment.