Toys that lift spirits, bring laughter, and bond families.

Your child’s life, just like yours, has been disrupted this past year. These therapeutically backed toys and games bond families, spread joy and help heal.

What are you shopping for?

Get Well Soon Gifts

Our Feel Better Collection is made for children suffering or recovering from illness in hospitals or at home.

Screen-FREE PLAY

Our Activity Kits have everything from origami to little engine builders, keeping your little ones entertained for hours.

Give the gift of a smile!

How it works.

1

Select the perfect kit.

2

Surprise your little one...

3

Smile, play and bond!

Kid-tested and
Expert approved
Kid-tested and
Expert approved

5-star product rating

Endorsed by pediatricians

Child play specialist recommended

Loved by Kids. Trusted by Hospitals.

What You Can Expect
From Open The Joy
What You Can Expect
From Open The Joy

Create a stronger bond with your family

Develop motor skills with hands on activities

Build confidence in your child through problem solving

Thereputic benefits to your child through play

Testimonials

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4.9 stars8,470 reviews

"My grandson was hospitalized and I was heartbroken that I couldn't go see him. When he got my gift he called to show off all the cool things that came in it, and I felt like I was there with him!" - Lois M.

THE FEEL BETTER KIT

"I have gotten so much closer to my family thanks to these cards! They opened up conversations I never thought to have with them. Our bonding experience was taken to another level!!" - Meghan Y.

CONVERSATION CARDS

"My nephews will be busy for days with all of the fun activity and toys from this kit. I think I'm officially their favorite Uncle. Plus their mom loves that they are educational and screen free!" - Joseph Z.

THE FEEL BETTER BOX

"When I first looked for gifts for my sick goddaughter all I could find was balloons, flowers or teddy bears. I wanted something more meaningful and Open the Joy's Feel Better Collection was the solution!" - Kely R.

THE FEEL BETTER KIT

"This made gift giving so much easier because of all the wonderful products they have. With so many different activity kits I was able to get something for all the kids in the family!" - Jacqueline J.

STEAM ACTIVITY KIT

"I feel helpless that I can't help my niece get through her chemo treatments but I am thrilled that at least I can bring her a smile by sending her a feel better bag filled with games and activities." - David K.

THE FEEL BETTER BAG

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Let's Talk

Verbalize feelings

Self-Guided

Hands-on activities

Room Decor

Brighten surroundings

Small Things

Plushies to putty

Our Story...
Our Story...

Not all stories have fairytale beginnings, in fact, our journey started in a hospital room. My daughter was diagnosed with an incredibly rare childhood disease requiring frequent hospitalizations, and as her mom, I was determined to make sure her childhood wasn't stolen from her. My full time job became finding new ways to make the hospital experience cheery, joyful and fun...

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Open The Joy's Promise:

For every item purchased, we donate a toy to a hospitalized child in America.

We partner with Spread The Joy 501(C3), to deliver activity kits to sick kids in need.
Find out more at www.spreadthejoy.org