Read more about families who stay at Gift of Life Family House and their transplant journeys.Learn More
Mission and History
Since 2011, Gift of Life Family House has served as a “home away from home” for transplant patients and their families by providing temporary, affordable lodging and supportive services to those who travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for transplant-related care.Read More
Family House News and Blog
On the Family House Blog, read about the transplant journey from the perspective of caregivers, recipients, transplant social workers and more. Catch up on the latest news, House Happenings, and see how you can get involved.View Blog
Family House Newsletter
Read past issues of the Family House UPDATE, a newsletter highlighting transplant stories, events, volunteers and more!View More
Six years of service. 30 guest rooms. No family ever turned away due to financial hardship.Read More
News & Events
We've Got You, Mom
Nicole became her mother Donna's caregiver and together, they navigated the transplant journey.
Corporate Spotlight: Laundry Made Easy
Our friends from Hercules Laundry generously donated five new washer and dryer sets!
Getting by With a Little Help From our Friends
As part of our Caregiver Lifeline Program, we bring in therapy dogs to spend time with our guests!
The Flight For My Life
Karen's life-saving transplant relocated her and her family over 350 miles from home.
#FacebookFUNdraiser: Anthony Vetrano
Learn why Anthony decided to host a Facebook fundraiser for the Family House!
From Hospital to Home
"My stay at the Family House gets better each time," says Lauren, a past Family House guest.
Grown Up and Giving Back
Read about Mya, a liver recipient and employee, and her experience here at the Family House.
Families Joined by Love and Life in Family House Kitchen
The Hess and Palmer families come together to celebrate the life of Mason Hess.
Family Close By
“Having my wife nearby was especially helpful to my recovery,” Tim says.
#SupporterSpotlight: Facebook Fundraisers
Did you know you can hold an online fundraiser to support the Family House on Facebook?
Gift of Life Volunteer Recognition Ceremony
Gift of Life Family House honors volunteers at the Gift of Life Volunteer Recognition Ceremony.
A Father & Son Journey
"...by the time we left [the Family House], I left with a whole family.”
Leaving a Legacy
David and Elizabeth are leaving a legacy with planned gifts to the Family House.