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Keeping Families Close

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region draws on the compassion of our community to deliver and support programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children and families.

The Ronald McDonald Family Retreat at Krantz Cottage in Lake George is now open! Watch the complete ribbon cutting ceremony and learn more here.

What We Do

Through our core programs, we offer access to quality health care with a family-centered approach. Our team works hard to ensure that families are fully supported and actively involved in every aspect of their children’s care.

Ronald McDonald House

A haven of comfort, hope, love and support that helps keep families together as their children battle serious health challenges.

Ronald McDonald Family Room

A place for families to rest and recharge right inside the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Med.

Ronald McDonald Care Mobile

A unique resource on wheels designed to deliver comfort and care in underserved communities.

Ronald McDonald Family Retreat at Krantz Cottage

A special escape in Lake George, NY for families experiencing serious childhood illness.

How to Help