About Us

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About Us 2018-11-15T18:01:56+00:00

The Singapore Hospice Council (SHC), established in 1995, is a registered society and an Institution of a Public Character (IPC). We are an umbrella body representing all organisations that actively provide hospice and palliative care in Singapore.

SHC is committed to improving the lives of patients with serious life-threatening illnesses and to giving support to the loved ones of these patients.

What We Do?

• Promote palliative care
• Train doctors, nurses, allied-health workers, caregivers and volunteers;
• Quality improvement
• Community engagement
• Act as the voice of palliative care within Singapore and internationally

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Council Members (wef 2 Feb 2018)
S/N Name Position Member Organisations
1. Dr LEE ONN KEI ANGEL Chairman St Andrew’s Community Hospital
2. Dr NEO SOEK HUI Vice Chairman National Cancer Centre Singapore
3. Dr CHONG POH HENG Honorary Secretary HCA Hospice Care
4. Dr ONG WAH YING Honorary Treasurer Dover Park Hospice
5. A/Prof CHAN MEI YOKE Council member KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
6. Ms CHOO SHIU LING Council member Assisi Hospice
7. Dr KOH LIP HOE Council member Changi General Hospital
8. Dr KOH YONG HWANG MERVYN Council member Tan Tock Seng Hospital
9. Ms LAI BEW MENG Council member MWS Home Hospice
10. Ms LEE MUI PHENG MARGARET Council member Bright Vision Hospital
11. A/Prof JAMES ALVIN LOW YEW HOCK Council member Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
12. Dr LOW YIN YEE SHARON Council member Metta Welfare Association – Metta Hospice Care
13. Dr NORHISHAM BIN MAIN Council member Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
14. Mr ALBERT CHING Council member Singapore Cancer Society
15. Dr POPE ANDREW VILLAROSA  SAMSON Council member St Luke’s Hospital
16. Sr TAN SWEE HOON GERALDINE MARIE Council member Catholic Welfare Services – St Joseph’s Home
17. Mr TIMOTHY SEAN LIU CHUAN TIAN Co-opted member Dover Park Hospice
18. A/Prof GOH-FUNG CYNTHIA RUTH Co-opted member National Cancer Centre Singapore


S/N Name Position
1. Ms YEO TAN TAN Chief Executive
2. Ms CHEE WAI YEE Programme Director
3. Ms CHRISTINA WEE Communications & Community Relations Manager
4. Ms VIOLET YANG Community Engagement Manager
5. Ms NANCY LEE Senior HR & Administration Executive
6. Ms LEO WAN LING Communications Executive
7. Ms CHEN TING Community Engagement Executive
8. Ms DORA TAY Finance & Administration Executive
9. Ms ALISON CHEW Research Assistant