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Who We Are

Family Resource Center The Family Resource Center (FRC) is a unique service of the Upstate Health Sciences Library. Come meet our professional library staff, students and volunteers in our warm and welcoming environment.

Our Mission

Our team provides information and support for patients, families, and the community to help everyone make educated healthcare decisions.

Who We Serve

This location serves the children & families visiting or staying at the Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital.


FRC services are free and confidential and include lending of books and media, research assistance, and providing information from medical literature and authoritative Internet sources. The FRC also supports hospital and other health professionals from across the region in locating patient education materials at appropriate literacy levels and in a variety of languages. Services include: At the FRC you'll Find

Online Resources for Patients and Families

Valuable online resources for Patients and Families can be found on our website.


Phone: (315) 464 - 4410

Family Resource Center, 12th Floor
One Children's Circle
Syracuse, NY 13210


Monday - Saturday:
11am - 7pm

Additional information on Golisano's website.