Join the Children’s Mercy Family. Become a Volunteer.
Every day, our incredible volunteers — community members just like you — make a difference in the lives of Children’s Mercy’s patients and families by serving in various important roles throughout the hospital.
You, too, can become a volunteer and help transform lives! Many of our volunteer opportunities have specific requirements and age restrictions, so please select the appropriate category to find the best fit for you.
Choose Your Opportunity
Help ensure families have an easy, comfortable visit by providing support, guidance and company during their stay.
Be a Volunteer
College Student Volunteer
Bring comfort (and fun!) to families in need as a friendly face and helping hand of the hospital.
High School Student Volunteer
Gain experience while giving back! Help make the hospital visit a better one for patients and their families.
Give back to the community as a group or team by volunteering at the hospital.
Organize a Group
Opportunities for Volunteers with Disabilities
Play a critical role in providing a positive experience for our patients and their families.
Meet Our Volunteers
Honoring a Son Through Service
Making a Difference in Her Own Way