A Place to be a FAMILY

During one of life’s most challenging times, the Ronald McDonald House helps you focus on what’s most important… family.


We understand the value of a home-cooked meal, a chance to do a load of laundry, a safe and friendly place for your kids to just "be kids." We help you give 100% of your time and energy to your child because, most of all, we understand the value of time together as a family, when time is at its most precious.

If you must travel more than 30 miles to receive medical care for a sick or injured child, you can stay with us, at no cost, for as long as your child is receiving treatment.


Another Kind of Panda

It may sound cute, but it’s not. PANDAS. For most, the word inspires images of endless Facebook videos featuring cuddly, fun-loving, black-and-white bears. For Penny and Robert, parents of Alexis, their definition is much longer…and much scarier.

"At 9:29pm on Friday, January 31, 2014, Alexis was a normal, six year-old girl. At 9:30pm, she wasn’t.”

Find out how two families came to Tucson to find a new future for their children at the Ronald McDonald House and an innovative clinic.