Over the weekend of September 22nd-24th, the Smilezone team transformed 12 NEW SMILEZONES at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital!
The newly transformed Smilezones at Holland Bloorview include three therapeutic gymnasiums, and nine outpatient clinic rooms, featuring:
- bright, kid-friendly nature murals
- fresh paint, provided exclusively by Sherwin Williams
- updated furniture
- custom cabinetry and storage
- sensory toys
- tablet stations
- sound systems
- … and much more!
The new Smilezones at Holland Bloorview will be home to some of the 55,000+ outpatient visits that the hospital has each year, and will be available to all of the kids who are living at the hospital during their rehabilitation. The Smilezones create an inviting atmosphere designed to make children feel comfortable and confident during therapy, and will serve to compliment the extraordinary care delivered by the hospital’s dedicated interprofessional teams
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital is Canada’s largest children’s rehabilitation teaching hospital fully affiliated with the University of Toronto. Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital provides specialized programs and clinical care for children and youth with rehabilitation and complex care needs to enable them to participate in life to the fullest.