Oct
10
2017

Caught You Caring recipients enjoy Houston Texans game

More than a dozen employees recognized by the Texas Children’s Caught You Caring program got to watch the Houston Texans defeat the Tennessee Titans on October 1. The Texans-Titans game was sponsored by Texas Children’s Hospital and celebrated the National Football League’s Play 60 campaign, which encourages children to be active 60 minutes a day Read More…

Oct
10
2017

Patients get chance to visit NBC’s Sunday Night Football Bus

Texas Children’s patients and families got the chance to visit NBC’s Sunday Night Football Bus October 6 ahead of the Houston Texans game against the Kansas City Chiefs. The bus included a player wall where children and adults could compare themselves to a real NFL player, a replica news desk for photo ops, Player of Read More…

Oct
3
2017

NASA brings Spacesuit Art Project to patients at Texas Children’s Cancer Center

Last week, NASA astronauts and a Roscosmos cosmonaut from its international partners worked hand-in-hand on a beautiful art project with the bravest heroes of all, patients at Texas Children’s Cancer Center. As part of NASA’s Spacesuit Art Project and the Periwinkle Arts In Medicine program at Texas Children’s Cancer Center, NASA astronauts Jack Fischer, Nicole Read More…

Sep
29
2017

Patients cheer for Houston Texans prior to Sunday’s game

Patients got the chance to root for their hometown football team Friday prior to the Houston Texans’ Sunday game against the Tennessee Titans. Two of the team’s cheerleaders and the team’s mascot, TORO, were in the Child Life Zone to participate in the fun. See photos from the pep rally below. The Texans-Titans game is Read More…

Sep
8
2017

Texas Children’s train decked out in Texans gear for upcoming football season

Some Texas Children’s patients recently got the chance to kick off the upcoming Houston Texans season right by attending a special event near the Choo-Choo Hut just inside the entrance of the Abercrombie Building. On the count of three, the children peeled a sheet of paper off of the large glass windows that encases the Read More…