The Vagi Family Story

As nurses, Lisa and Billy Vagi had referred families to RMHC NEO many times. They never imagined needing our services themselves… read more

Keeping families close®

RMHC® Northeast Ohio gives a family with a sick child what they need most — each other.

We believe when a child receives care, family needs to be there.

That’s why we help families stay together and near their hospitalized children in our Ronald McDonald House® and Ronald McDonald Family Room® programs.

We believe all families deserve access to quality care.

That’s why we help to reduce barriers, providing a comfortable place to stay at no cost to families. It’s why we bring dental care to children with our Ronald McDonald Care Mobile®, offer a fun STAR Center learning environment while siblings receive outpatient care, and connections to resources through

Please join us.

Our Programs

Ronald McDonald House family

Ronald McDonald House programs in Cleveland and Akron give families a welcoming place to stay so they can focus on caring for their children.

Mom at a Family Room getting coffee

Ronald McDonald Family Room programs in four Cleveland-area hospitals offer a space for families to rest and recharge just steps from their child’s treatment room.

A child receives dental care in the Care Mobile

Ronald McDonald Care Mobile, in partnership with UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s, provides dental service to children ages 3-12 in underserved areas of Northeast Ohio.

Learning at the STAR Center

Ronald McDonald STAR Center at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Outpatient Center is a fun learning environment for children during siblings’ outpatient visits.

computer showing home page of Red Treehouse website, the online Ronald McDonald Family Resource Link, supports the well-being of families and children with challenges, disabilities and health care needs.

Latest Chapter News & Events

child in chef hat rolling crackers with rolling pin

Cooking with Mom, Feeling at Home

What makes a kid feel more at home than a home-cooked meal? Cooking it with mom. This Mother’s Day weekend, Josh Naylor and his mom paired up with Major and his mom to do just that.

Cleveland Guardians outfielder Oscar Gonzalez with kids at Pull Tab Palooza

Guardians Team Up for Families

The Guardians launched new player initiatives: Bottle Caps (and Pull Tabs) for a Cause with outfielder Oscar Gonzalez, and Cooking with Naylor with first baseman Josh Naylor.

A little girl in a hospital bed with her doll

2022 Impact Report

Learn how RMHC NEO programs and initiatives served more than 28,000 families in 2022, and read some of the stories behind the numbers. Our 2022 Impact Report is sure to inspire!