Give Mercy. 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 children and families right here in your community! 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
Make a child or parent's day by assembling Happy Kits, which are used to help patients feel welcome and happy during their visit.
Opportunities for Volunteers with Disabilities
Play a critical role in providing a positive and inclusive experience for our patients and their families.
Your experience matters. Give support and guidance to families and help ensure they have an easy, comfortable visit.
Be a Volunteer
College Student Volunteer
Interested in learning more about children's health? Be a friendly face and a helping hand for the hospital and give comfort to families in need.
High School Student Volunteer
Gain experience while giving back! Help make hospital visits better for patients and their families.
Team build for wellness! Give back to the community as a group or team by volunteering at the hospital.
Organize a Group
Meet Our Volunteers
Honoring a Son Through Service
Making a Difference in Her Own Way