Needlephobia Open House

Event Date: January 22nd, 2018 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
UTC Family Resource Center at Connecticut Children's Medical Center Main Campus
282 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Hartford, CT


Do you or your child feel afraid when it comes to blood tests or immunizations? You are not alone! One out of five people (both grown-ups and kids) experience needlephobia. Visit one of our Open Houses and learn how you can manage fear of procedures that involve needles.

Located in the UTC Family Resource Center at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Registration is requested but drop-ins are welcome.

Please call 860.545.8116 to reserve your spot today! There is no charge to attend.

Each child can create a coping bag with complimentary comfort items when they visit the various Open House stations. Caregivers: please reinforce there will be NO needles of any kind! Additional resources will be provided to caregivers along with information on the importance of the flu vaccine.

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