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  • Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc. Daystar for Medically Fragile Children, Inc.

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(43.1164,-77.5572)
 

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Mission Statement

Daystar’s pioneering work to support children coping with serious medical and/or developmental complexities will become a model program for replication, meeting the demand for services to support families and their medically fragile children during their transition from hospital to home, helping children reach their fullest potential.

Description

Daystar for Medically Fragile Children is New York State's only pediatric day-respite center offering a comprehensive blend of developmental and early educational programming and pediatric nursing services specifically desgined for families with children under the age of five who are coping with complex medical conditions and developmental challenges.

Daystar operates year-round, Monday through Friday, from 8:00-5:30 pm, empowering families to resume their employment, pursure their educational goals, and balance the needs of their families by helping them manage the added responsibilities of caring for a child with special healthcare and developmental needs. Daystar provides a safe, loving enviornment where children will be encouraged and supervised by an entire team of trained professionals.

Daystar welcomes up to 40 children daily with medical and developmental needs across three dedicated classrooms.

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http://www.daystarkids.org

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