Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
The Center for Independence offers a number of programs for children and teens that are meant to improve the self-reliance of young people who have behavioral, communication, cognitive, and/or physical challenges. Our programs are designed to prepare him or her to participate to the best of their abilities in meaningful experiences as they transition through life.
The goals are:
The staff of the Center for Independence will work with you to determine if your child may be a candidate for a program or programs at the center.
Parents must stay on-site for the duration of the classes.
We offer a mix of self-paid and insurance-covered programs. Please check with your insurance carrier to find out what is covered.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.