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.
Huggy pillows improve comfort for cancer patientsNovember 28, 2016
Another donation of 50 huggy pillows will go to help GRH cancer patients feel a little more comfortable as they undergo treatment. The community of Foxboro Green in Baden arranged the drop off at GRH’s cancer centre.
Connie Kaster: 30 years of care and learning at GRHNovember 25, 2016
Connie Kaster has found her home away from home at Grand River Hospital… and it’s right in GRH’s surgical program. Connie arrived at GRH’s KW Campus (then the KW Hospital) in 1986 and saw the same advanced procedures being performed as in larger centres.
Connie Henderson: helping to inspire GRH cancer patientsNovember 25, 2016
Connie Henderson likely can relate to what patients and families are going through when they enter the GRH regional cancer centre, given the many miles she has walked in their shoes.
Fire truck visit helps celebrate the end of cancer treatment for young patientNovember 24, 2016
At the tender age of four, Evan Conway knows he wants to be a firefighter. Evan has shown the bravery needed for firefighting through a more than two year journey with leukemia. He was happy to celebrate as the Kitchener Fire Department brought a truck to GRH’s KW Campus to mark his final treatment for the disease.
Pump continuous quality improvement team receives GRH award of excellenceNovember 22, 2016
Every year, patients at GRH receive more than 575,000 infusions of intravenous medication. The team responsible for maintaining medication safety through infusion pumps has won GRH’s latest award of excellence for their efforts.
Cathy McEwan: providing support in the Health Care Centre Pharmacy for 23 yearsNovember 18, 2016
Cathy McEwan has had a first-hand view of patients’ changing needs through her work at GRH’s retail pharmacy.