About Us

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About Us 2019-07-31T17:42:38+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 7 Aug 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. Ms CHOO SHIU LING Council member Assisi Hospice
6. Dr TAN SHU YUN Council member Bright Vision Hospital
7. Dr EDWIN LIM BOON HOWE Council member Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation (Singapore)
8. Sr TAN SWEE HOON GERALDINE MARIE Council member Catholic Welfare Services – St Joseph’s Home
9. Dr KOH LIP HOE Council member Changi General Hospital
10. A/Prof JAMES ALVIN LOW YEW HOCK Council member Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
11. A/Prof CHAN MEI YOKE Council member KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
12. Dr LOW YIN YEE SHARON Council member Metta Welfare Association – Metta Hospice Care
13. Dr LEE BIN XUAN ANDY Council member MWS Home Hospice
14. Dr NORHISHAM BIN MAIN Council member Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
15. Ms CAROLINA EDNA PNG Council member Singapore Cancer Society
16. Dr POPE ANDREW VILLAROSA  SAMSON Council member St Luke’s Hospital
17. Dr KOH YONG HWANG MERVYN Council member Tan Tock Seng Hospital
18. Dr NG WAI CHONG Council member Tsao Foundation
19. Dr WU HUEI YAW Council member Woodlands Health Campus
20. Mr TIMOTHY SEAN LIU CHUAN TIAN Co-opted member Dover Park Hospice
21. A/Prof GOH-FUNG CYNTHIA RUTH Co-opted member National Cancer Centre Singapore


S/N Name Position
1. Ms EVELYN LEONG 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 CHEN TING Community Engagement Executive
6. Ms VERONICA CHEE Senior Finance & Administration Executive
7. Ms NANCY LEE Senior HR & Administration Executive