Ellen is an obstetric nurse who has been taking care of newborn babies for the majority of her career. As LifeCare's Director of Nursing, she serves as our certified ultrasound technician who performs ultrasounds for our clients. She also teaches prenatal and childbirth classes to prepare clients for the pregnancy and childbirth experiences.


Paula - development

Paula joined LifeCare as the Director of Development in 2015. She is helping ensure that the Center remains a vital service in Ottawa by securing funding for daily operations and special projects. She is also giving more of a face and voice to LifeCare in the community by engaging with churches and the public, coordinating events, telling the Center's story, and providing education on various topics.

Leah - EXECUTIVE Director

Leah has been the Executive Director of LifeCare since September of 2005. She is a jack of all trades, doing whatever needs to be done on any given day. What she does best, though, is love our clients. You won't find a more supportive, caring person to help you when you walk through our doors!


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Sarah - Client Services

As Director of Client Services, Sarah has a huge heart for every person that walks through our doors. She listens to them to understand what they need and then helps figure out how to meet that need. She comes alongside them to make sure they're not alone and that they have the support they need every step of the way.