Children’s ward at Colchester Hospital


Children’s ward at Colchester Hospital

Specialty: Children’s health services

Call: 01206 742 156

Visiting times:

Unrestricted for parents. We appreciate that the illness of a child can be a very worrying time for families, so we provide facilities for a parent/carer who wants to remain with their child.

Other visitors are welcome 2:00pm – 7:00pm.

Facilities: We have a well-equipped playroom and a schoolroom with adjacent outside soft play.


  • Main Block
  • This ward is located on the ground floor

Meal times:

  • Breakfast: 8am to 8.45am
  • Lunch: 12.30pm to 1.30pm
  • Dinner: 5.30pm to 6pm

Please note: Lunch and dinner on this ward are protected meal times. This allows us to make sure our patients get the time and support they need for their meal.

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