Our staff at KCC are a diverse group of health care providers. Their mix of talent and skill bring together the perfect team of workers. Because of this, staff have the ability to meet the holistic needs of each child,. Tapping into each skill and designation, they build the care around the child and their individual needs. There is always a nurse on staff and two staff are on duty at all times. Together the team develops individual care plans, menus and activities based on each unique group of children in respite at that time.
Our Administrative Team
Sherry Groulx - Executive Director
Sherry joined the KCC team in March of 2015 with over 15 years of experience working in the community sector. As the Executive Director, Sherry is responsible for managing the overall operation of Parents of Technologically Dependent Children of Ontario (Kids Country Club). Performing a wide range of administrative activities related to planning, finance and accounting, marketing and promotion of services, staffing and personnel operations and discretionary activities that serve to support effective business operations.
Luann Van Es - Office Manager
Luann has been with KCC for 16 years. She oversees the offices at both the London and Cambridge homes. She is responsible for scheduling clients and staff, financials, ministry reports, payroll, etc.. If you need info, you can probably get it from Luann!
Vanessa Hewitt - Clinical Manager
Vanessa has been working with Kids Country Club since 2000, starting as a direct care nurse. in London and later moved to the Cambridge location in 2003. after working in both homes to assist in training and a positive start with the Cambridge opening. In 2015 Vanessa took on the role of Clinical Educator for both homes and in 2016 moved into the role of acting Clinical Manager. As the acting Clinical Manager, Vanessa is responsible for supervising, training and supporting the direct care staff as well as assisting families with their respite needs.
Michelle McKenney - Administrative Assistant, London
Michelle joined our team in November 2015. She works 2 days a week in the London office assisting with a wide-range of administrative tasks. She brings her experience of working in bookkeeping and records management. Michelle puts her skills to use in helping to keep the office files well organized and to assist in other office duties.
Stephanie McLeman - Administrative Assistant, Cambridge
Stephanie joined KCC in December of 2017 and brings over fifteen years experience in non-profit and for profit administration skills. Assiting in daily, weekly and monthly administrative work, Stephanie has taken the initiative using her previous experience to assist with fundraising development growth for KCC. We are taking advantage of her passion to create "lists".
Our Front Line Staff:
Jessica S, DSW
Jessica L, DSW
Nicole H, RPN
Nicole R, RPN