The Family Advisory Council at Oishei Children's Hospital meets monthly, 10 times per year, on the first Tuesday of the month, excluding July and August, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Oishei Children's Hospital Family Advisory Council — Three tiered Parent Participation levels. Choose your level of involvement! Participate in one, two, or all three levels.

Level One Level Two Level Three
Family Advisory Council Partnership Family Faculty
Group interaction and communication with the Council

Attend monthly Family Advisory Council meetings

Involvement in selecting the monthly Family Advisory Council for Excellence Award

Parent Partners/Mentors Program Development/other program development

Involvement in monthly Family Advisory Council for Excellence Award selection

Participate in nursing, resident, and other hospital staff orientations

Hospital Committee Membership

Involvement in monthly Family Advisory Council for Excellence Award Selection

Family Advisory Council new member training

Participation in the resident home visitation program

For more information on how to join, please contact:
McKenzie Mattison, Manager of Volunteer & Family Services
Oishei Children's Hospital
818 Ellicott St., Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 323-2422 or mmattison@kaleidahealth.org  
Opportunities for Involvement:
• Video production
• Family Centered Care Website development
• Home visitation program
Service Parent