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Hospice Palliative Care Ontario
2 Carlton Street, Suite 808
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1J3

Tel:  416-304-1477   Toll Free: 1-800-349-3111
Fax: 416-304-1479   General Email: info@hpco.ca

Please call or use the email form at the bottom of this page.

For information on specific hospice palliative care services in your community, please call toll-free 1-833-621-0728. The Information Line is open Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. 

All media inquiries: please contact Jennifer Mossop at 1-519-619-2227

For Advance Care Planning publication orders: please contact Nav Dhillon at ext. 231

Centre for Excellence in Hospice Palliative Care

Christine Gordon
Director, Centre for Excellence in Hospice Palliative Care, ext. 240
Contact Christine for:  Centre for Excellence, Hospice Services, and Quality Programs

Nithya Ravi
Administrative Coordinator, ext. 235
Contact Nithya to schedule meetings with Christine; inquiries related to HPCO Interest Groups

Hospice Services 

Selina Abetkoff
Standards & Accreditation Coordinator, ext. 236
Contact Selina for:  HPCO Hospice Standards and Hospice Accreditation

James Wilkie
Member Services Coordinator, ext. 234
Contact James for:  Membership Application or Renewal; Online Learning System for Hospice Volunteers

Brent Yang
Coordinator, Quality Measurement, ext. 239
Contact Brent for:  Hospice Quality (Metrics) Platform, My Hospice sites, statistical reporting; Accreditation/Ongoing Compliance submission sites

Education & Strategic Partnerships

Julie Darnay
Director, Education & Strategic Partnerships, ext. 230
Contact Julie for:  HPCO Educational Programs; Provincial level Partnerships; the Quality Hospice Palliative Care Coalition of Ontario; HPCO’s Project Management Office

Nithya Ravi
Administrative Coordinator for Julie Darnay, ext. 235
Contact Nithya to schedule meetings with Julie; general administrative matters

Randy Markus
Conference Manager, ext. 223
Contact Randy for:  All matters related to HPCO’s Annual Conference

Nav Dhillon
Communities of Practice Coordinator, ext. 231
Contact Nav for:  Advance Care Planning online learning and to order ACP resources; the following Communities of Practice: Health Care Consent Advance Care Planning, Rural Hospice Palliative Care, and Compassionate Communities

Richard Nguyen
Education Coordinator, ext. 233
Contact Richard for:  Education workshops, online webinars and events

Finance 

Dena Hamid
Finance Manager, ext. 227
Contact Dena for:  All matters related to Finance

Marissa Villacorta
Nevada Program Coordinator, ext. 229
Contact Marissa for:  Inquiries from Nevada program partners

Executive Office

Rick Firth
President & CEO, ext. 222
Contact Rick for:  Hospice palliative care policy; government relations; stakeholder relations; questions about starting a hospice; Board Chair Interest Group

Melissa Horner
Executive Assistant to the President & CEO, ext. 222
Contact for:  Scheduling and all matters related to the President & CEO

Jennifer Mossop
Communications & Government Relations Advisor, 519-619-2227
Contact Jennifer for:  All media enquiries; communications and government relations support

Vanessa Casalinuovo
Communications and Donor Relations Coordinator, ext. 237
Contact Vanessa for:  Donations; conference sponsorship and exhibitor inquiries; corporate sponsorship and Hospice Fund Development Community of Practice

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