Guest Info

What is the Ronald McDonald House?

It is a home and a place to keep families close when their children are being treated at area medical facilities.

The Ronald McDonald House is a place to sleep, prepare meals, do your laundry, read, relax, play and watch TV.

Checking In

  • Your child, or the patient being treated, must be 21 years or younger
  • You must live outside Polk County
  • The requested room fee is $10 per night
  • A $10 refundable key deposit required upon check-in
  • Other payment arrangements are available

Visit as a Day Guest

Do you need a hot meal or place to relax?
  • Use all the amenities the Ronald McDonald House has to offer without checking in at no cost
  • Families from Polk County are also welcome

Families must be referred to the Ronald McDonald House by a staff member at the medical facility where their child is receiving treatment before checking in or visiting as a Day Guest. Please ask your social worker, case manager or nurse to call us with a referral.