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Welcome to RMHC of Alabama, guest family! Below you will find more details about the programs we offer for you, our guest families, to enjoy.

For any questions, please speak to April Dickerson, Director of Family Life.

Examples of Family Activities

  • Arts and Crafts Night – drawing, paper art, jewelry, mosaics, painting, quilting, crochet, knitting, scrapbooking, sculpture demonstrations, welcome/”no sew” blankets and much more!
  • Book Club – short stories, self-help chapters, current popular novels, Birmingham based stories, author meet & greets, children’s book with activities, illustrator talks
  • Cake Decorating/Birthday Club – cupcakes, themed cakes for holidays, etc.
  • Game Night – Bingo, beginner card games, Family Favorites (Monopoly, Scrabble, Chutes and Ladders, Candyland)
  • Holiday Themed Events – Parties, arts and crafts nights, game night
  • Ice Cream Social – Sundae bar, make your own ice cream, frozen yogurt
  • Sports themed parties – Super Bowl, Iron Bowl/Superbowl, etc.
  • Magicians and Magic Shows

Personal Development Activities

Share your skills to benefit guest families!

  • Financial counseling/budgeting
  • Self care – yoga, meditation, relaxation, laughter therapy and more!
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Stress Management Skills workshop
  • Fitness – stretching, dance, equipment-free workouts, etc.

Daddy and daughter enjoy a visit from Hand in Paw.

Support Programs & Activities

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama would be thrilled to have your group host a fun and enriching activity to boost guest families’ well-being while they are with us. Are you a community member ready to host a family activity? Read our guidelines and get signed up here!