Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice - Adult Community - Kate Heaps

I became an Appointed Governor representing Adult Community services in 2018. 

Greenwich and Bexley Community Hospice has had appointed governor representation on Oxleas' Council of Governors since 2018.  

Governor: Kate Heaps

About me

I am a registrered general nurse (RGN) and a district nurse (DN).

I am Chief Executive of Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.

I have experience of community nursing, palliative and end of life care, commissioning, strategy, charity management, workforce development.

Why I became a Governor

I am a partnership governor and was asked to join to represent the Hospice.

This will enable end of life care to get a real focus at a senior and strategic level in the trust, to share learning from Oxleas with the Hospice

My interests and hobbies

I am Chair of Share Community, a learning disabilities charity.

I am also a volunteer with LinkAge Southwark as a befriender.

To relax I enjoy dancing, music, cooking, being with friends and walking my dog.

Contact me

You can contact me by:

  • emailing
  • or you can call the Trust Secretary's office on 01322 625752 - they will pass a message on to me.
  • you can also write to me c/o the Trust Secretary's Office, Pinewood House, Pinewood Place, Dartford DA2 7WG.