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TREAT YOURSELF! From March 1-14, McDonald’s will donate 25 cents from every Shamrock Shake sold to support RMHC!

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.

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

Ronald McDonald Family Room & Comfort Cart

Providing snacks, support and other services right inside the Bernard & Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Med.

Ronald McDonald Family Retreat at Krantz Cottage

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

How to Help