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Family and visitors are invited to use our parking garage, which provides service 24 hours a day at reasonable rates. Parking spaces for those with "handicapped" identification are located on all levels.

For information about parking fees, call Edison Parking at (718) 470-7676. The garage can be reached either from the Lakeville Road or 271st Street roadways. For your convenience, there is valet parking service at the main entrance of the medical center.

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Mail for your child should be addressed to:

Your child's full name and room number
Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York
269-01 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040

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Interpreter Services

Cohen Children’s Medical Center provides medical interpreter services to all non-English speaking families. If you or a family member need help with medical interpreter services, our staff will be happy to contact a representative. Please notify any member of our staff if you need an interpreter.

Deaf Health Services

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Internet Access/Computers

Free wireless internet service is available at Cohen Children’s Medical Center. You may bring your personal laptop with you during your child’s stay. The Medical Center cannot assume responsibility for any lost laptops or associated computer equipment.

We also have computers available for parents in our Family Resource Center which is located in our atrium.

Laptops for children are available on a select basis from our Child Life department. Please ask to speak with a Child Life specialist.

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Gift Shop

The Cohen Children’s Medical Center gift shop is located in the Atrium of the lobby. The gift shop sells games, toys, flowers, stuffed animals, basic toiletry needs and a variety of novelty items for children of all ages. Soda, candy and snacks are also available. Gifts and balloons for patients can be ordered over the phone and delivered the same day.

Newspaper stands are located in front of the LIJ gift shop.

Hours of Operation:
9am – 5pm Monday - Friday
10am – 6pm Saturday - Sunday

Phone (516/718) 470 - 3221

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For your convenience, ATMs are located near the hospital cafeteria on the ground floor of Cohen Children’s Medical Center and in the hallway of the surgical waiting area off the lobby of LIJ Medical Center.

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