Founded in 1953, Driscoll Children's Hospital provides a range of health care services to children. It is a 180-plus-bed facility and offers inpatient surgery and emergency care solutions. The hospital provides pediatric and pastoral care, case management, rehabilitative and nursing services. Driscoll Children's Hospital also offers treatment services to patients with autism, cancer, diabetes and Parkinson's disease. It provides support services to individuals with hearing problems, multiple sclerosis and kidney-related disorders. Additionally, the hospital offers bereavement counseling, substance abuse and mental health services. Driscoll Children's Hospital operates various community, injury prevention and nutritional information programs. In addition, it provides a range of counseling, support and advocacy services.