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Advisory Boards

Graphic of four hands reaching for a heart and the words: PFAC patient family advisory council

Advisory Boards are dedicated to helping Children's Mercy continue providing the region's best pediatric health care. Board members work with hospital leadership to incorporate the perspectives of our patients, families and community into the care experience.  

Patient Family Advisory Councils (PFAC)


Parents Offering Parent Support (POPS)

Children's Mercy offers a program called Parents Offering Parent Support (POPS), a network of trained parent volunteers who mentor other parents through the challenges of their child's health condition. Click the button below to learn more about requesting the support of a mentor or becoming a mentor yourself.