SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Family Room
We're back! The Room is currently open daily, 9am - 6pm. We're looking forward to extending those hours in the future!
Mercy Family Room
Currently, the Room is opened 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Monday - Sunday. We are looking forward to extending hours back to pre-Covid scheduling in the next phase!
St. Louis Children's Family Room
We are starting to transition from 3rd floor to just 5th floor during the week of 12/6. You should have heard from Courtney B. about this transition already and if/when you will be starting in the 5th floor!
We're also expanding our hours back to Sunday-Saturday 9a -9p!
For those of you in the Family Rooms, thank you so much for continuing to provide a safe environment for the families we serve! We appreciate you wearing your mask over both your mouth and nose.
"Everyone of them [volunteers] genuinely enjoyed what they were doing and it showed in how they treated everyone. It was almost like they were welcoming you into their home"
Mercy Family Room Family
"My granddaughter was in the NICU. The Family Room was just what we needed to get a break! Thank you!"
Cardinal Glennon Family Room Family
"I needed a quiet place to make some hard phone calls. The volunteers were sweet and so very compassionate. I was shaking like a leaf, and they made sure to send me with snacks for later, a much needed dose of caffeine, real soft tissues and hugs"
St. Louis Children's Family Room Family
Reading the Portal Calendar
Joey T./Rachel G.
This means that this is Rachel's normal shift and she will be at her shift.
This means that this shift does not have a regular volunteer and until someone offers to come in for that shift, no one will be there. This is a shift we would send out in an open shift email.
This means that Rachel will not be at her normal shift.
"OUT" means someone has that normal shift but they will not be there. The name behind the "/" is the person who normally has that shift.
This is a shift we would send out in an open shift email.
This means that Joey picked the shift up for Rachel.
The name in front of the "/" is the person filling in for the person who has the regular shift. The name after the "/" is the name of the person with that regular shift. This is what the calendar looks like after a volunteer picks it up from an open shift email.
This means that Joey picked a shift that does not have a regular volunteer.
The name in front of the "/" is the volunteer who picked up the shift. The "VACANT" after the "/" means that this is not someone's normal shift.
This is what the calendar looks like after a volunteer picks it up from an open shift email.