About Love to the rescue®

Shriners Hospitals for Children® is changing lives every day

Through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our 22 locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Our mission

Shriners Hospitals for Children has a mission to:

  • Provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment.
  • Provide for the education of physicians and other healthcare professionals.
  • Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families.

This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin or ability of a patient or family to pay.

Our vision

Become the best at transforming children’s lives by providing exceptional healthcare through innovative research, in a patient and family centered environment.

Contact information

Shriners International Headquarters
2900 Rocky Point Dr.
Tampa, FL 33607
Main: 813-281-0300 or Donations: 855-401-4897

Patient referral and eligibility information

Phone: 800-237-5055 (in the U.S.) or 800-361-7256 (in Canada)

Visit our website

For more information, please visit: www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org