A mother folding her sons clothes in the RMHD laundry room.

Welcome to the Ronald McDonald House of Danville. It is important to us that you feel comfortable within our House. Please ask a staff person or a volunteer if you would need any assistance during your stay.

Who can lodge overnight at the Ronald McDonald House of Danville?

  • Families who have a patient from age birth through 21 who is being treated in a pediatric department.
  • Individuals who have not been exposed to anything communicable two weeks prior to their lodging
  • Additional policies may apply depending on circumstances

Referral Procedure:

  • A hospital representative, nurse, desk clerk, social worker, etc.,  from the patients’ pediatric department must call to refer a family.
  • All referrals are on a first-come-first-serve basis except for pediatric oncology families, however, the pediatric oncology referral must be received twenty-four hours prior to needed lodging.


  • New Guests: check-in between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
  • Day Guests: check-in between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
  • Returning Guests:  under one year since their last visit, may check in between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m.
  • New guests or guests who have not stayed longer than a year will need to attend the House orientation


  • Guests are responsible for cleaning their rooms prior to checking out
  • Staff/Volunteer must check guest rooms prior to guests checking out
  • House keys must be returned prior to checking out
  • Families will be responsible for a $10.00 replacement fee for lost keys

Day Guests

  • Day Guests are welcome to use the House between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
  • Day Guests must follow the referral procedure for overnight guests which is listed above