Contact us on 0732-690077 or info@nairobihospice.or.ke

About Us

KEY VALUES

In order to accomplish our mission, we at all times strive to address the following values which underpin holistic care.
  • Affirming the patient as a unique and valued individual irrespective of race, creed, social or financial status.
  • Preserving the quality of life, dignity and independence of the patient.
  • Promoting an open and honest relationship with the patient in which confidentiality is respected within the multi-disciplinary team.
  • Providing an environment where the patient, family and friends feel accepted and safe.
  • Affirming the importance of the patient’s family and friends and supporting and counseling them in order to cope during the patient’s illness and during bereavement.
  •  Affirming life and regarding dying as a normal process and neither hastening nor postponing death.
  • Providing relief from pain and other distressing symptoms.
  • Meeting the psychological, social and spiritual needs of patients and their carers.
  • Working as a multi-disciplinary team where each member is valued as an integral part in achieving our values and beliefs.
  • Using resources efficiently in providing the service.
  • Respecting and working with all other disciplines and agencies to meet the total needs of patients, families and friends.
  • Maintaining an environment of support and encouragement for both staff and volunteers.
  • Promoting the principles and practices of Palliative Care to other disciplines in the wider  community.
  • Educating and training staff and encouraging personal and professional development.
  • Advancing the understanding and rational treatment of progressive disease through appropriate research.
VISION AND MISSION Vision To be the leading institution in holistic palliative care service, education and research in Kenya and Internationally. MISSION To alleviate the suffering of patients with life limiting illnesses and their families, through commitment to cost-effective and accessible holistic palliative care service, education and advocacy.

The Board

Board of Directors: Dr. Sobbie Mulindi                  Chairman Mr. Paul Spence                     Vice – Chairman Mr. Philip J. Ransley               Hon. Advocate Mr. R. Mugo wa Karanja           Hon. Treasurer Mrs. Laelia Anderson MBE       Hon. Secretary Prof Joseph Oliech                   Director Mrs. Millicent Omondi              Director Prof. Crispus Kiamba               Director Mr. Andrew Hicks                    Director Mr. Aloysius Wanda                Director Dr. Basil King                          Director Mrs. Ruth Kigundu                   Director Dr. Esther Munyoro                  Rep. Director KNH Mr.Asad Ahmed                       Director

The Staff

                                                      Nairobi   Hospice 01               employees      employees Dr. Brigid Sirengo               Dr. Donald Aboge           Ms. Catherine Wanjiku OGW,HonDUniv                    Medical Officer            Finance/Administration Officer Chief Executive Officer 09              05             employees Ms. Catherine A. Ajuoga         Ms. Jescah W. Ng’ang’a                Ms. Alice Bacia Senior Nursing Officer                Nursing Officer/Training Coordinator   PR/Fundraising Officer langat                010                Mr. Kiprotich  Lang’at             Ms. Margaret Achach                      Ms.  Lynette Kitui ICT Officer/Librarian                   Secretary/Receptionist                        Social Worker 06           08       011  
 

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