The KW Campus is located at 835 King Street West in Kitchener.
Health programs provided at the KW Campus include:
- Cancer care;
- Critical care;
- Laboratory medicine
- Medical imaging;
- Mental health services for adults, children and youth;
- Renal (kidney) care;
- Stroke care in emergencies;
The main switchboard number for KW is 519-742-3611.
A large parking garage is on the KW Campus property. Please take a parking ticket at the entry gate, and use the payment machines on the first floor of the garage as you’re leaving.
Pay and display parking is also available:
- Around the main driveway loop;
- At the emergency department entrance at King and Pine streets;
- Near the mental health entrance at Mount Hope Street; and
- By the Kaufman Building at 40 Green Street.
General parking rates at KW are $3 per half hour and $14 per day, with discounts available for longer term patients. Please visit our parking page for more information.
Taxis and transit
The KW Campus is available via the following Grand River Transit’s (opens in new window) Route 7. It stops at Park and Green streets (the closest to the hospital’s main entrance) as well as Park and Mount Hope streets.
GRH’s KW Campus will be a stop on the ION light rail transit line starting in 2017.
Taxi phones are available in the main lobby of the KW Campus.
ION light rail update: Thursday August 11thAugust 11, 2016
Work continues on the ION light rail line near GRH. Here are two upcoming projects that may affect your trip to GRH.
ION light rail construction updates for AugustAugust 5, 2016
GRH has several updates on ION light rail construction near the KW Campus.
Mike Collins: educating future providers about better medication safetyJuly 25, 2016
Mike Collins, a clinical pharmacist in the oncology program at GRH, works closely with UW Pharmacy to coordinate the placement of students throughout the hospital. He is an alumnus of the first class of UW Pharmacy graduates in 2011.
Kitchener hospitals expand visiting hours to welcome greater family presence in patient careJuly 20, 2016
Admitted patients at Grand River Hospital and St. Mary’s General Hospital can now have visits from designated family and other partners in care up to 24 hours a day.
John Goertzen: bringing a lifetime of volunteering to GRH's emergency departmentJuly 14, 2016
John Goertzen brings a lifetime of volunteer experience to supporting patients in one of Grand River Hospital’s busiest departments.
Dr Brian Kelly: part of GRH’s stroke care teamJuly 7, 2016
If you have a stroke in Waterloo Region and require hospital care, your first stop will be Grand River Hospital. After you’ve had care in the emergency department, you’ll likely meet Dr. Brian Kelly and his many colleagues in GRH’s inpatient stroke unit.