Teen Advisory Council

Teen advisory council

  • To give pediatric patients the opportunity to provide suggestions in an effort to strengthen pediatric services in the hospital
  • To participate in community service projects
  • To improve the hospital atmosphere and quality of care for patients and their families
  • To act as a "voice" for current pediatric patients

  • Designed ACT logo which we used to create ACT T-shirts
  • Created a bulletin board to share information about ACT for staff, patient, and family members
  • Participated in community service events
  • Redecorated the Teen Lounge
  • Donated teen magazines to the Teen Lounge, Emergency Department, and Outpatient Waiting Areas
  • Mounted hand-painted mailboxes outside of each patient room to be used for Child Life deliveries

For more information about getting involved with the Advisory Council for Teens, go to Child Life’s website at pennstatehershey.org/childlife or email childlife@hmc.psu.edu.