The play specialist enables the child to bear, cope and tolerate their time and treatment in hospital
“Parents often report that “We couldn’t get by without their input.”
“The whole frightening feeling is taken away.”
“Has significantly reduced the time taken to treat the children”

News & Events

NAHPS 2021 Upcoming Dates for Diary

June 2021 – NAHPS Spring Study Day, Pre-recorded Webcast

‘Caring for babies with long term healthcare needs’

*Now available  to order through the Spring Study Page*


9th July 2021 13.30 to 15.30hrs – NAHPS Annual General Meeting and Key Note Lecture/Workshop, Virtual


Please email for login details for the AGM


11th October – 17th October 2021 – Play in Hospital Week

Fancy launching PIHW week this year? Express your interest with us at


*Date change* 10th November 2021 – Hugh Jolly Memorial Afternoon Workshops & Evening Lecture, Virtual (unless C-19 restrictions are lifted)


Previous events of 2021 – thank you for attending

17th March 2021 – “Experiences of HPS working through the COVID-19 pandemic”





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