Franciscan Hospital For Children

Avandro Goncalves of Brockton is unable to walk after accidentally falling out a window at his home. (WBZ-TV)

Brockton Boy Continues Fight To Walk After Falling Out Window

A young Brockton boy who fell out of his bedroom window in March continues his fight to walk again.


Justin Ith (WBZ-TV)

Revere Teen Defies Odds After Being Diagnosed With Rare Syndrome

A teenage boy who spent months unable to walk, talk or breathe on his own defied all odds when he walked out of a Boston hospital on Thursday.


Jennifer Bermudez Teo heads home from the hospital. (WBZ-TV)

Waltham Girl Dragged By Car Finally Heads Home From Hospital

It was an emotional send-off from the hospital Friday for a homeward-bound 14-year-old Waltham girl who was dragged by a car that hit her as she walked home from school two months ago.


Patriots Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman help hand over a $100,000 check to the Franciscan Hospital for Children in Brighton on Tuesday.

Gronk, Edelman Help Deliver Donation To Franciscan Hospital

Both were on hand to help Echostor Technologies CEO John Dooley deliver a $100,000 donation to the Franciscan Hospital for Children.


Baby Romeo has lived his short life in the hospital, but got to go home for Christmas.

Boston Baby Born 3 Months Premature Goes Home For Christmas

For months now, Baby Romeo has been living off a ventilator and getting care at Franciscan Hospital for Children.


WATCH director James Swartz holds up the Spider Man Battle Splasher and squirt gun.

Consumer Group: Summer Toy Safety Starts With Common Sense

The group W.A.T.C.H. (World Against Toys Causing Harm) is warning parents about the potential risks of summer toys, basically telling them to pay attention and use common sense.



Patriots Coach Belichick Visits With Kids At Franciscan Hospital

It was all smiles Thursday as Patriots coach Bill Belichick visited children at a local hospital.


Melissa Orosco

6-Year-Old Girl’s Hit & Run Recovery A ‘Miracle’

6-year-old Melissa Orosco walked out of Franciscan Hospital for Children Wednesday, six weeks after she was nearly killed by a hit-and-run driver.