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Family Advisory Council

CPQCC is forming a statewide NICU Family Advisory Council, and we need your help to find NICU family members to join us!

Will you help us by sharing the flyers and application links below with families? To be eligible, family members must have had a baby born at least 12 months ago who spent time in a California NICU. Flyers and applications are available in both English and Spanish; Spanish interpretation will be available during all meetings. Applications are due December 9, 2022.

If you would like to send this to a NICU family, feel free to copy the English or Spanish text and accompanying image below to use as a template to email to potential applicants. If you are sending to more than one recipient, be sure to BCC email addresses.


Hi NICU Family,

California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative (CPQCC) is starting a statewide NICU Family Council and is looking for diverse family members to join them.

Family Council Members would be expected to:

  • Attend one-hour monthly Zoom meetings
  • Share their ideas on how to improve family-centered care in the NICU
  • Attend the CPQCC annual 1-day conference in March in San Diego (expenses covered by CPQCC)
  • Be willing to commit to be part of the council for 2 years

In recognition of your time and valuable opinions, CPQCC is offering $2,500 to family members who join the council for a period of two years. Applications are due December 9th.

English Application:


Hola Familia de UCIN,

California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative (CPQCC) está empezando un Consejo Familiar estatal para la UCIN y busca un grupo diverso de miembros de familia para unirse a ustedes.

Los miembros del Consejo Familiar tendrán que:

  • Asistir a juntas de Zoom mensuales de una hora
  • Compartir sus ideas sobre cómo podemos mejorar el cuidado centrado en la familia en la UCIN
  • Asistir a la conferencia anual de 1 día de CPQCC en Marzo en San Diego (gastos pagados)
  • Estar dispuestos a comprometerse al consejo familiar por 2 años

En reconocimiento de su tiempo y valiosas opiniones, CPQCC está ofreciendo $2,500 a miembros de familia que se unen al consejo familiar por un periodo de 2 años. La aplicación se entrega el 9 de diciembre.



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