About us

Nairobi Hospice is a charitable organization that was established 30 years ago to support patients (adults & children) and families faced with life threatening conditions like cancer, HIV/AIDS, stroke, organ failure, congenital anomalies among others. Services are provided at Nairobi Hospice on an outpatient basis, in Hospitals and at the patient’s home.
A community outreach programme enables us reach those who may have difficulties reaching our clinic for services. We have training programmes in palliative care that ensures that quality care is given to those in need.

Mission

To provide quality palliative care services, caregiver support and education.

Vision

A society in which patients with life-limiting illnesses and their families lead comfortable lives.

Goal

High quality palliative care services and education.

Our core values

Respect: We treat people with dignity, Love and empathy.
Integrity: We are honest, upright, use resources in our custody for specified purposes and produce audited accounts.
Transparency: We ensure that our stakeholders are informed about, involved in and provide feedback on our activities.
Commitment: We provide high quality, reliable, effective and efficient services.
Trust: We inspire confidence by doing what is right and maintain utmost confidentiality.

Board of Directors

Dr. Fredrick Bukachi

Chairman


Dr. Fredrick Bukachi joined Nairobi Hospice board in 2013. He is a Medical Consultant – Physician and a lecturer at Nairobi University. He was appointed Chairman of the Board in the year 2020.

Mr. Mugo wa Karanja

Hon. Treasurer


Mr. Robert Mugo wa Karanja is a Chartered Accountant. He joined Nairobi Hospice board in 2007. He and serving as the Honorary Treasurer and also as a member of Finance Sub-committee of the Board.

Mrs. Ruth Kigundu

Director


Mrs. Ruth Kigundu joined the board in 2007. She is a Human Resource Consultant. Serving on two committees; the HR, Governance and Ethics Sub-committee and also a member of Finance Sub-committee of the Board.

Mr. Aloysis Gonzaga Wanda

Director


Mr. Wanda joined the board in 2009. He is a Quantity Surveyor. Serving on the Board as a member of Building Sub-Committee.

Mr. Bill William Rahedi

Director


Mr. William Rahedi joined the Nairobi Hospice board in 2006. He is a Chartered Accountant and serving as chairman Finance Sub –Committee. He is also a member of HR, Governance and Ethics Sub-committee.

Ms. Rose Detho

Director


Ms. Rose Detho joined the board in 2020 She is a Human Resource Consultant. She is serving on the Board as a member of Fundraising Sub- Committee and also as a member of Finance Sub-committee of the Board.

Mrs. Catheine Khabure

Director


Mrs. Catherine Khabure is a Human Resource Consultant.
She joined the board in 2016.

Mrs. Tessie Musalia

Director


Mrs. Tessie Musalia joined the board in 2019. She is serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member.

Mrs. Millicent Omondi

Director


Mrs. Millicent Omondi joined the board in 2004. She is a banker currently serving on the Board as a member and chairlady of the Fundraising Sub- Committee and also as a member of Finance Sub-committee of the Board.

Mrs. Catherine Kola

Director


Mrs. Catherine Kola is an Advocate of the High Court. She joined the board in 2015. She serves on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member and advises on legal matters.

Ms. Monique Mukayagi

Director


Miss Monique Mukayagi joined the board in 2016. She is a Human Resource Consultant and serving as a member of HR, Governance and Ethics Sub-committee.

Mrs. Laelia Anderson

Director


Mrs. Laelia Anderson is a founding member of Nairobi Hospice. She joined the board in 1996. She is a retired KRN Nurse. She has served as Honorary Secretary until 2016, currently serving as a member of Finance Sub-committee of the Board.

Mrs. Margaret Muigai

Director


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Mrs. Evelyn Mwaita

Director


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Nairobi Hospice Staff

Nairobi Hospice CEO

Dr. Asaph Kinyanjui

Chief Executive Officer

Mrs. Mercy Kamau Senior Nurse Nairobi Hospice

Mrs. Mercy Kamau

Senior Nurse

Miss Elosy Gaitugi

Nurse

Nairobi Hospice Finance & Administration Officer

Mr.Godfrey Waititu

Finance & Administration Officer

Nairobi Hospice PR/Officer

Ms. Winfred Mwangi

FD/PR Officer

Mr. John Wekesa

Head of Education

Ms. Margaret Ngesa

Secretary/Receptionist

Mr. Robert Gikeria

Support Staff

Mr. Wycliffe Muganda

Driver

Nairobi Hospice support staff

Mr. Wilson Nyandusi

Support Staff

Nairobi Hospice support staff

Mr. George Mbae

Support Staff