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, PhD

Chairman


Dr. Fredrick Bukachi has been serving as Chairman since 2020. He joined the Hospice Board in 2013. He is a Medical Consultant – Physician and a lecturer at Nairobi University.

Mr. Robert Mugo wa Karanja CPK

Hon. Treasurer


Mr. Robert Mugo wa Karanja joined the Nairobi Hospice board in 2007. He is a Chartered Accountant and serving as the Honorary Treasurer.

Mrs. Ruth Njeri Kigundu

Board member


Mrs. Ruth Kigundu joined the board in 2007. She is a Human Resource Consultant. Serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member.

Mr. Aloysius Gonzaga Wanda

Board member


Mr. Wanda joined the board in 2009. He is a Quantity Surveyor. Serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member.

Mr. William Rahedi CPK

Board member


Mr. William Rahedi joined the Nairobi Hospice board in 2006. He is a Chartered Accountant and serving as board member and member of Human Resource and Governance Committee.

Ms. Rose Detho

Board member


Ms. Rose Detho joined the board in 2020 She is a Human Resource Consultant. She is serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member.

Mrs. Catherine Khabure

Board member


Mrs. Catherine Khabure is a Human Resource Consultant. Joined the board is serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member.

Mrs. Tessie Musalia

Board member


Mrs. Tessie Musalia joined the board in 2019. She is serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member as well as a member of the Fund Raising, Human Resource and Governance Committee.

Mrs. Millicent Omondi

Board member


Mrs. Millicent Omondi joined the board in 2004. She is a banker currently serving on the Board of Nairobi Hospice as a board member, as well as a member of the Human Resource and Governance and Chairlady of the Fundraising Sub- Committee.

Mrs. Catherine Adongo Kola

Board member


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

Miss Monique Mukayagi

Board member


Miss Monique Mukayagi joined the board in 2016. She is a Human Resource Consultant and is the Chairperson of the Human Resource and Education Sub- committees.

Mrs. Laelia Anderson KRN

Board Member


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

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