Founding Director
Kensington Hospice
Debbie Emmerson has been a registered nurse for over 30 years. Mrs. Emmerson was the Director of Care at Kensington Gardens for 10 years. She then became the founding Director of Kensington Hospice, now in its 5th year. Under her leadership the Accountability Framework was implemented along with a Strategic Plan with a vision of being ‘Champions of Quality End-of-Life Care’. Kensington Hospice is now CARF accredited and is considered a place of excellence internationally. Kensington Hospice is affiliated with Princess Margaret Hospital/UNH. Debbie was a member of a UHN consultative team traveling to Doha, Qatar with the goal to improve palliative care in the Middle East.