Frequently asked questions
Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions relating to admissions, staying at QEII, food and discharge.
What are the fees?
What is the admission process?
Can I come and see what it is like at QEII before I commit to admission?
Do you support parents under 18 years?
Do you support culturally diverse families?
What is the wait time for admission following referral?
Does my child need to be immunised to attend QEII?
What if my child or I become sick before or during our stay at QEII?
STAYING AT QEII
What should I bring to QEII?
Can I go to outside appointment during my stay?
Do you use controlled crying techniques?
Do you allow the use of baby monitors?
Is all bedding provided?
Where will my baby/child sleep during our stay?
Is entertainment provided?
What happens on a typical day at QEII?
What type of staff are at QEII?
What is the role of the staff at QEII?
Who can attend QEII as the primary carer of the child?
How many families are at QEII at any one time?
How long is a stay at QEII?
Can I leave QEII earlier than the recommended stay?
How do I ensure my stay at QEII is successful?
How do you manage noise at QEII?
Can I leave the facility during my stay?
What food is provided?
Can I bring food for my child?
When do I need to leave QEII on discharge day?
What happens after discharge?