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Family Resource Center

The MeadWestvaco Family Resource Center offers information and support for families. As a free-lending library, the center has a collection of books, reference materials, brochures, DVDs and internet-based resources available to you. The center staff will help you find information regarding your child’s health and safety, as well as parenting information and community resources. And if you need information in another language, the staff will help you with that as well.

The MeadWestvaco Family Resource Center also provides guest services. Families may use the center to check e-mail, access the internet, make a phone call or send a fax.

Materials available in the MeadWestvaco Family Resource Center for:

  • specific illnesses
  • chronic conditions or handicaps
  • growth and development
  • parenting and family issues
  • coping with death, grief 
  • psychosocial issues
  • health and safety information

Materials are available for both children and adults. Information provided is intended for the layperson. The staff in the Family Resource Center is available to help you locate information on a specific topic, but cannot interpret medical information provided. Parents, families and individuals should discuss this information with their pediatrician, family doctor or other health care professional.

More about MeadWestvaco Family Resource Center

Contact Us

Contact Us

For more information or to make a special appointment


Family Resource Center Hours

  • Monday 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Saturday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
  • Closed Sunday and holidays

Make a referral

Phone: 937-641-4000
Fax referral forms: 937-641-4500, 24 hours
Toll-free fax: 1-866-891-6941
Hours: 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday

Download our fax referral form or make a referral online.

Upcoming Events

Jingle Bell Run/Walk is a fun, festive event for the whole family! Put on your reindeer antlers and your running shoes and come join us for some holiday cheer.

Join us for a special night with an all-star line-up of country music acts performing to benefit the hospital!

Car Seat Safety Check

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MeadWestvaco Family Resource Center


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One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815