About Us

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About Us 2019-09-18T15:36:47+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 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

Financial statements:

2018-2019
2017-2018
2016-2017
2015-2016
2014-2015

Council Members
S/N Name Position Member Organisations
1. Dr Neo Soek Hui Chairman National Cancer Centre Singapore
2. Dr Chong Poh Heng Vice Chairman HCA Hospice Care
3. Dr Wu Huei Yaw Honorary Secretary Woodlands Health Campus
4. Mr Chey Chor Wai Honorary Treasurer Dover Park Hospice
5. Ms Choo Shiu Ling Council member Assisi Hospice
6. Dr Loo Yu Xian 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 Yiew Hock Council member Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
11. A/Prof Chan Mei Yoke Council member KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
12. Ms Lim Hwa Hiang Sandy 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. Mr Albert Ching Liang Heng Council member Singapore Cancer Society
16. Dr Lee Onn Kei Angel Council member  St. Andrew’s Community Hospital
17. Dr Pope Andrew Villarosa Samson Council member St Luke’s Hospital
18. Dr Koh Yong Hwang Mervyn Council member Tan Tock Seng Hospital
19. Dr Ng Wai Chong Council member Tsao Foundation
20. Dr Ong Wah Ying Co-opted member Dover Park Hospice
21. A/Prof Goh- Fung Cynthia Ruth Co-opted member National Cancer Centre Singapore
Secretariat