If you, a family member, or a friend have a child in hospital, you might want to lift their spirits up and give them a fun and meaningful gift that will make their hospital stay a little easier.
Kids want to be outdoors playing with their friends and enjoying just being young, but unfortunately, there isn’t much to do in the hospital!
It is never nice to see a kid in the hospital, and while there is not much you can do from the outside other than offer support, you can keep them entertained and cheery in the hospital with one of the below gifts:
Candy & Chocolates
One thing you can be sure of is that almost every kid loves candy and chocolates, and if they are allowed to have some during their hospital stay, they will absolutely love getting some candies to snack on during their time in hospital.
The great thing about candy and chocolate is that there are so many different options to choose from, making it one of the easiest, and most loved, gifts to buy!
If you want to go all out, you could go for a giant pack of mixed treats, such as the Hershey All-Time Greats Chocolate Candy Assortment, which contains all the chocolates a little kid could want! It covers all the bases and lets them choose their own treats to enjoy each day.
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Kit Kats are always a favorite, and this bag of Kit Kat Minis is perfect to snack on throughout the day, and are the perfect size to keep in hospital for a stay. The small bag will be a great addition to a giftpack.
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BooksNot only are books entertaining, but they are educational as well. They can be enjoyed both in the hospital and long after the stay as well. For inquisitive minds, the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Why is a wonderful choice. It is full of interesting facts and bright, wonderful pictures of all things to do with nature and life, and will keep even the most inquisitive of minds busy for ages. Check out this product on Amazon.
To complete the gift, you will need to give the kid some crayons! These Crayola Twistable crayons are the newest crayons out there, and this pack has 50 mini twistables in all the colors needed tocomplete a masterpiece!
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For a double whammy of fun and education, the World Bingo Geography Game encourages STEM development and helps to teach kids all the different areas in the world through different fun games and applications.
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Blankets offer so much comfort, for babies to older kids, and will a cherished gift that can be used for years after the hospital visit.
For the most sentimental gift, we would, of course, recommend our very own Bible Verse Quilt. It is available in either blue or pink, with 9 bible verses embroidered into the material. The child can be wrapped up safely and warmly in scripture, comforting both child and parent. Feedback from happy parents, grandparents and children has been absolutely incredible.
A little bit of fun mixed up with soft fuzzy comfort is the perfect combination for a kid in the hospital.
This wearable monster blanket is so cute and is an awesome gift for any kid! With a monster hood and monster hands attached to a high-quality blanket, it is such a great option.
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Gifts For Kids In Hospital
All of the above will be so loved by kids in hospital, providing entertainment, fun, and comfort in a time when they are needed the most.
If you are wanting to build up a gift basket, you can add in some fresh fruit, soda, slippers and other snacks that they can enjoy both day and night. A gift basket offers lots of little surprises and will do wonders to raise their spirits during their stay.
Give the gift of fun and comfort to a child in the hospital, and you will be doing such a great job of lifting their spirits and providing both them and their parents with the support they need to make it through the difficult time.