St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Envisioning a New Space for a Pediatric Cancer Treatment Center
Go 4 The Goal—whose unwavering mission is to improve the lives of children battling cancer—is working to raise funds from donors in order to renovate the children’s cancer treatment suite at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Located on the second floor of the main hospital facility, K&A is providing interior design services related to the selection of new finishes, furniture selection, window treatment/cubicle curtains, artwork and installation supervision for the project.

The goal of the renovations at St. Christopher’s is to update the finishes and overall configuration and atmosphere of the space, bringing it up to modern standards, and making it more suitable and accessible to children of multiple age groups. Additionally, thought is being given to the the re-configuration of the existing administrative areas in order to make them more user-friendly to staff and support personnel, and the space is being retrofitted to receive additional technical equipment, including wall-mounted flat panel screens, Wi-Fi and iPad stations.