Welcome to Children’s Specialized Hospital

Children’s Specialized Hospital, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges – from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to a full scope of developmental, behavioral, and mental health concerns. At 15 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective so each child can reach their full potential.

Specialty Services

  • Pushing past limitations and focusing on possibilities

    Leading the region in comprehensive services, research, outreach and training for children and adolescents living with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families.

  • Customized care for each child.

    Treating children with chronic, life-altering conditions that affect their daily lives including diabetes, HIV/AIDS, cystic fibrosis, sickle cell, heart disease, autoimmune disorders, metabolic disorders, and organ transplants.

  • Improving lives and changing futures.

    Promoting the wellness of children and young adults with chronic pain by teaching strategies to manage pain and encourage functional activity.


    Caring for pediatric patients who have had extensive surgeries that require medical supervision, daily multidisciplinary therapy, and nursing support for recovery and safe discharge home.

  • Patient and family centered care.

    In addition to supporting well visits, vaccines, follow up visits and sick visits the CSH team is trained and equipped to manage the care and delivery of resources necessary to improve the health outcomes of children that are fragile, at-risk, and/or living with medical complexities and their siblings.

Patient Stories

  • "The progress Nikos has made is just incredible."

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  • Trust the process, encourages Rachel. There are days where it’s going to be really hard but it’s worth it. Tell your therapists what’s on your mind – they really care.

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  • They’re so skillful and knowledgeable and have made camp such a fun experience over the years.

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