Coming to the Women's and Children's Hospital

Coming to the Women's and Children's Hospital

Visitor restrictions are in place for COVID-19. WCH page link iconClick here for more information.

The Women's and Children's Hospital is committed to making your visit as comfortable and relaxing as possible.  We know that being in hospital can be stressful for adults and children and we aim to make your stay as comfortable as possible and to ensure that your needs are met. We encourage you to ask any questions and discuss any concerns that you have.

The hospital is located at 72 King William Road, North Adelaide. There are car parks and entrances to the hospital on Kermode Street and the corner of Brougham Place and Sir Edwin Smith Avenue. Before you visit the hospital you may wish to familiarise yourself with a WCH page link iconmap of the hospital or
a Link iconstreet map of the surrounding area.

Information for WCH page link iconpeople from outside Adelaide may also be of use.

The Women's and Children's Health Network (WCHN) is committed to quality health care, and respects WCH page link iconyour right to be involved in decision making about your or your family members' medical treatment.

For information about our many departments please visit the WCH page link iconservices area of our site.

For more specific information about services for women or children, please visit WCH page link iconWCH for women or WCH page link iconWCH for children.

WCH page link iconInformation about day surgery – children

WCH page link iconInformation about overnight stay – children

WCH page link iconVisitors are important and are welcome in our Hospital. Visiting hours vary according to the needs of individual patients.  Please contact the ward before coming to visit.

The WCH also provides a range of WCH page link iconfacilities and shops for patients and visitors.

The WCH is a smoke-free hospital.  Please do not smoke in or near our buildings.

Hospital Guide

Coming to the WCH

Coming to the Women's and Children's Hospital - Information for
patients and families
provides an easy guide to the WCH for
consumers and visitors.

View the guide here:

PDF iconComing to the Women's and Children's Hospital  (1.8mb)






Bringing Your Medicines to Hospital

When you come to hospital, always bring your / your child's medicines with you, along with a list of all the medicines you / your child is taking.

Bringing Your Medicines to Hospital


PDF iconYour medicines in hospital – fact sheet









Release of your child from hospital wards

To ensure the safety of our patients, identification is needed when your child leaves the ward or is discharged. The following fact sheet provides more information.

PDF iconRelease of babies, children and adolescents from hospital wards  (392kb)

Last Modified: 26-04-2021 16:48:20
Printed from the Women's and Childrens WWW site.