Behavioral Health Pavilion

Behavioral Health Pavilion

Thanks to a transformational $50 million gift from Big Lots and their Foundation, Nationwide Children’s Hospital will construct America’s largest behavioral health treatment and research center just for children and adolescents.

The building is slated to open in 2020.

Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion Features

  • Nine stories at completion
  • Outpatient Programs
    • Outpatient Crisis Clinic
    • Mood & Anxiety
    • Family Based Intensive Treatment
    • General Psychiatry
    • Partial Hospitalization Program
  • 48 inpatient beds, with capacity for more in the future, for three units:
    • Adolescent Inpatient
    • Child Inpatient
    • Intellectual & Developmental Disability
  • 16-bed Youth Crisis Stabilization Unit
  • 10-bed Psychiatric Crisis Center
  • Family Resource Center
  • Rooftop Outdoor Play Area
  • Worship and Meditation Spaces
  • Teaching and conference space for training the next generation of mental health experts and room for collaboration with community partners

South Facade

South Facade Behavioral Health Pavilion

When the Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion opens, the facility will be nine stories tall.

Crisis Center

Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion Crisis Center Rendering
When you walk through the front door, you'll experience a warm, welcoming environment. The first floor offers a first-of-its-kind psychiatric center dedicated to treating behavioral health.

Family Spaces

Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion  Family Spaces Rendering

The Pavilion is designed with our families in mind. It will offer support areas for families to dine, gather and relax.

Inpatient Rooms

Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion Inpatient Room Rendering
We paid special attention to the design of inpatient bedrooms, ensuring a comforting and safe environment. 

Play Spaces

Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion Play Deck Rendering

The Pavilion will feature a 3,000-square-foot gym and rooftop outdoor play area. We know physical activity is so crucial for maintaining mental well being.  

Conference Areas

Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion Conference Center Rendering
The Pavilion offers teaching and conference space for training the next generation of mental health experts and room for collaboration with community partners.

View Highlights From Our Groundbreaking Event

Watch highlights from the Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion groundbreaking event.