Who’s who at Hospice

Our Dedicated Team

Committed to the set up and delivery of the best quality palliative care services to our patients

Hospice Founding Members

  • Rev. Louis Camilleri
  • Mrs Vida Ellins
  • Mrs Kate Formosa
  • Mrs Delma Galea
  • Professor Joseph Muscat
  • Dr Peter Muscat
  • Mrs Helen Muscat
  • Mrs Theresa Naudi
  • Mrs Jennifer Pace
  • Dr. Victor Pace

The Founding Members assumed the role of the first Council of Management and the following were appointed officials.

Chair: Mrs Theresa Naudi
Vice Chair: Dr Peter Muscat
Treasurer: Mrs Jenny Pace
Secretary : Mrs Helen Tabone (co-opted)


Ms Miriam Vella

Council of Administrators

Chairperson: Ms Maria Gatt
Vice Chair: Mr Ramon Muscat
Hon. Secretary: Ms Bernadette Bonnici Kind
Hon. Treasurer: Mr Vladimiro Comodini


  • Mr Etienne Borg Cardona
  • Ms Fleur Marie Ebejer
  • Ms Lora Cascun
  • Ms Miriam Muscat
  • Dr Oriella DeGiovanni
  • Dr Robert Sammut
  • Dr Vincent S. Zammit

The Council is the policy and decision-making body of the Movement. It is elected from among the members at the Annual General Meeting. The term of office is two years. The Members serve in a voluntary capacity and official posts are honorary.

Sub Committees

Education Committee

Dr Vincent Zammit – Chairperson

Dr Joanna Depares

Lara Farrugia

Dr Stefan Laspina

Dr Sandro Spiteri

Project Management Steering Committee

Lora Cascun – Chairperson

Perit Claude Borg

Kenneth Delia

Perit Karm Farrugia

Maria Gatt

Jeandre Mallia

Chris Naudi

Ing. Noel Psaila

Quality and Care Committee

Dr Corinne Ward – Chairperson

Noel Borg

Lora Cascun

Maria Xuereb

Strategic Financial Committee

Vladimiro Comodini – Chairperson

Juanita Bencini

Etienne Borg Cardona

Tony Mejlaq


  • General Manager: Kenneth Delia
  • Care Services Manager: Anna Frendo
  • Chief Financial Officer: Rachel Micallef


Care Services Team

Medical Doctors:

  • Dr. Jurgen Abela
  • Dr. Marius Caruana
  • Dr. John-Paul Tabone


  • Mary Grace Alakkad
  • Alexandra Azzopardi
  • Jacqueline Borg
  • Ruth Cachia DeGiovanni
  • Carmen Carta
  • Rose Cilia
  • Sarah Lee Cutajar
  • Lara Suzanne Farrugia
  • Ruth Garrity
  • Roseanne Pace
  • Suzanne Scicluna
  • Christine Zammit
  • Josette Zerafa

Social Workers: Gloria Spiteri, Christina Debono

Chaplain: Fr. Alfred Vassallo

Physiotherapist: Alban Cuka, Arianna Cutajar

Psychologist: Mark Piscopo, Ann Marie Micallef

Complementary Therapist: Sherry Anastasi

Day Therapy Unit: Marthese Azzopardi, Martina Vassallo

Respite Carers: Jane Antonelli

Clerk: Mark Fiott

Drivers: Godfrey Formosa, Marco Vella

Administration Team

  • Alexandra Cortis
  • Maria Grech
  • Vladimir Vassallo

Finance Department

Chief Financial Officer: Rachel Micallef

Fundraising Department

Fundraising Executive: Shirley Micallef

Volunteers’ Department

Volunteers’ Coordinator: Phillip Zammit

Supporting Staff

  • Joyce Camilleri
  • Anthony Cuschieri