Northwest Arkansas’ first Ronald McDonald House will soon be operating inside the Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville.
Hospital officials made the announcement Tuesday. The house will be located on the top floor of WRMC’s Women and Infants Center expansion, allowing families to stay just steps away from their hospitalized children.
It’s expected to serve approximately 1,500 families each year.
Construction of the five-story, 140,000-square-foot Women and Infants Center is scheduled to be done in the fall. The Ronald McDonald space at WRMC will be 5,600 SF and include six bedroom suites with full-sized, private baths, a playroom, a dining room, kitchen, fully stocked pantry, laundry room and living room.
The space is being designed by Studio 6 Architects... [ MORE ]