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    Mark Preece Family House
    191 Barton Street East
    Hamilton, ON L8L 2W7
    Phone: 905-529-0770
    Fax: 905-529-9955

The Organization

Hospital Family Houses of Ontario

Charitable registration number: 86700 9615 RR0001

Friends and colleagues of the late Dr. Mark Preece formed the organization, Hospital Family Houses of Ontario to achieve their goal of opening The Mark Preece Family House. The organization is incorporated and has attained charitable status.

The Mark Preece Family House opened to families in April, 2011 and expanded to 24 rooms in April, 2014.

The organization is an active member of the National Association of Hospital Hospitality Houses, a United States based organization with over 200 family house members in North America. The organization provides knowledge, education, support and a network of successful colleagues in the family house field.

House Staff

Kate Tansley – Co-Director + Development & Communications
Mary Hatt – Co-Director + Finance & Operations
Chris Pelletier – Communications & Development Specialist
Lyn Kinnaird – Volunteer & Family Service Manager
Virginia Cummings – Family Service Supervisor
Kathryn Gammon, Melissa Adams, Kim Vogt, Angela Millar, Crystal Rivers – Family Service Co-ordinators
Jennifer Lintner – Housekeeper

Board of Directors

Vacant, Chair
Andy Vanin, Vice Chair
Russ Rowlands, Treasurer
Tim Craik, Director
Meaghan Drury, Director
Michelle Hutton, Director
Louise MacRae, Director
Andy Vanin, Director
Sravanti Mudunuri, Director
David Carruth, Director
Leigh McFadden, Director
Shelly Marr-Mouck, Director
Kaitlin Guarasci, Director
Yvonne Rieck, Director

Privacy and Complaint Policies:

Privacy Policy
Complaint Policy

Annual Reports and Audited Financial Statements:

Financial Statement 2020
Annual Report 2020

Financial Statement 2019 
Annual Report 2019

Financial Statement 2018 
Annual Report 2018

Financial Statement 2017 
Annual Report 2017

Financial Statements 2016 
Annual Report 2016