As the premier children’s hospital in Wilmington, DE, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children has provided the highest quality care to both local and international patients for decades. Home to Delaware’s only pediatric Level 1 Trauma Center, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children also offers free parking, private rooms with family accommodations, and carefully designed play areas for patients.
On this page, you’ll learn more details about this remarkable institution as well as information about how our team at Sheridan Ford supports their programs and services.
Opening in 1940, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children has continued the legacy of the great Alfred I. duPont ever since. His passion for alleviating human suffering continues to inspire and inform the mission of the hospital today.
Now one of the largest integrated pediatric health systems in the country, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children has been named a “Safe Sleep Hospital” by Cribs for Kids and is ranked as the 7th pediatric orthopedic care center in the U.S.
The hospital seeks to create a safe, trusting environment for all patients by following five core values: excel, respect, serve, honor, and learn. Its serene campus features a healing garden, various kid-friendly activities, an outpatient pharmacy, language interpretation services, and much more. Additionally, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children offers:
This incredible resource is, however, ineligible for monetary support from the Children's Miracle Network. Therefore, it relies heavily on donations and funds raised through annual events.
For the 10th year in a row, the Help Our Kids Radiothon will be held on October 7th and 8th to raise money for the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. It will be completely virtual and will be presented by Forever Media, Inc.
Those who tune into the event will hear uplifting stories from patients, families, and clinicians. To date, previous radiothon events have helped raise almost $3 million to support the work and services provided by Nemours/ Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children.
In addition to supporting fundraising events like the Help Our Kids Radiothon, our dealership will donate $25 to the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware, for every vehicle sold in August and September. As an active member of the community, we know how important it is to give back to vital institutions like this one.
Our team at Sheridan Ford fully supports the efforts and mission of the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. To learn more, contact an associate today. We’re excited to help you take the wheel of a vehicle you’ll love while also benefiting an essential community center like this one.
Thank you for your continued support, and we look forward to working with you!