The team

Our Team

Hospice is proud of the wonderful professional and administrative staff who are working side by side with our volunteer team as we provide quality programs and services to our community.

Our Hospice Physicians

Meet the physicians caring for our patients and families.

Dr. Darren Cargill

Dr. Darren Cargill

PALLIATIVE CARE
PHYSICIAN

Certificate of Added Competence, Palliative Medicine, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Subspecialty Designation, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Dr. Patricia Valcke

Dr. Patricia Valcke

PALLIATIVE CARE
PHYSICIAN

Certificate of Added Competence, Palliative Medicine, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Dr. Sheri Bergeron

Dr. Sheri Bergeron

PALLIATIVE CARE
PHYSICIAN

Certificate of Added Competence, Palliative Medicine, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Subspecialty Designation, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Dr. Steven Rukavina

Dr. Steven Rukavina

PALLIATIVE CARE
PHYSICIAN

Certificate of Added Competence, Palliative Medicine, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Dr. Thomas Burgess

Dr. Thomas Burgess

PALLIATIVE CARE
PHYSICIAN

Certificate of Added Competence, Palliative Medicine, The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Our Hospice
Volunteers


Volunteers are truly the heart of our Hospice! With over 700 active volunteers at Hospice, we have a variety of volunteer opportunities in areas such as patient care, special events, transportation drivers, or administrative support. Whatever your passion is, we can help you to express it through service to the Hospice!

Volunteers working

Board of Directors 2020/21

The Hospice is governed by a Board of Directors who represents various sectors of our community. We rely on their guidance and the hard work of staff and volunteers to bring our services to the people of Windsor and Essex County.

Frank
Chalmers

Chair

Mary Beth
Valentine

Vice Chair

John
Blanken

Treasurer

Jane
Wiens

Past Chair

Dorothy
Davis

Member at Large

Greg
Dufour

Member at Large

Richard
Gates

Member at Large

Dr. Gary
Ing

Member at Large

Scott
Lockwood

Member at Large

Jim
Macri

Member at Large

John
Martel

Member at Large

Mark
Nazarewich

Member at Large

Joyce
Xiuchu Zhu

Member at Large

Foundation Board of Directors

Our Hospice for Life Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors who represents various sectors of our community. We are grateful for their hard work and management of our Foundation.

Veronique Mandal

Chair

John Blanken

Treasurer

Dr. Mary Broga

Past Chair

Dan Amicone

Member at Large

Jane Boyd

Member at Large

Duffy (Marilyn) Davidson

Member at Large

Garnet Fenn

Member at Large

Kathryn A. Hengl

Member at Large

Tim A. Jones

Member at Large

Jim Macri

Member at Large

Join Our Team

Take care of people in your community. Join our team today!

Thank a Team Member

Help us thank Hospice team members who have made your experience a positive one. Please tell us who they are and what they did to make your experience positive by filling out the recognition form below.

Hospice Clothing Order Forms

The Hospice is proud to work with Ellis Graphics and offer the following clothing options to our team for purchase.
When your form is completed, email it to laura@ellisgraphics.ca or fax to 519-256-9329.