February 7, 2019

Not everyone is in the position to help UVA Pediatric families by becoming a LilyPads host, but there are many other ways that you can help!  One way is to help us volunteer at the Sprint Pavilion. LilyPads Housing was chosen to volunteer this year at Fridays After Fiv...

January 29, 2019

We are so excited that LilyPads Housing is officially open to UVA Pediatric families in need!  However, we have quickly realized that we need more host homes!  If you have been thinking of hosting, please consider attending our second host orientation to find out more....

January 28, 2019

We are so excited to announce that LilyPads Housing is open for business!  We have been busy putting together our guest welcome packets in preparation. (Many thanks to CharlottesvilleFamily for so many wonderful resources for our families!) 

We currently have ten h...

June 6, 2018

LilyPads Housing partners with Boston's Hospitality Homes for a training to that will help UVA pediatric families in need of medical lodging find a home-away-from-home with host homes in the community.

March 29, 2018

LilyPads Housing is featured today in an NBC29 article.  Hooray!  We are a member of the UVA Housing Collaborative, a collection of local non-profit organizations all working together to help provide different lodging options for UVA pediatric families in need.  Throug...

December 7, 2017

Have you ever wondered why LilyPads exists? Why does Charlottesville need additional lodging for pediatric patients and families?

Help exists for the families of children hospitalized at UVA, but more is needed; Charlottesville’s Ronald McDonald House operates continuou...

November 13, 2017

LilyPad's case statement is finished and ready to go out to potential funders!  Very exciting!  Read the full document below.

November 8, 2017

LilyPads: an innovative solution to meeting the demand for medical housing in the Charlottesville area. One of our strengths as an organization is that our available lodging is not finite as it is with a “brick and mortar” establishment.  If we find we need to be able...

October 31, 2017

The families of children hospitalized at UVA need affordable housing. Help exists, but more is needed; Charlottesville’s Ronald McDonald House operates continuously between 98-100% capacity. UVA Hospitality House meets some of the need, but does not allow children by p...