Our Team


Sister Christine Minicucci is the Executive Director of Carmelina's Home. She manages the day-to-day operations and works closely with healthcare professionals, support personnel and community volunteers. Sister Christine attended the Pontificia University S. Tommaso, Universita Marianum for her religious formation, and graduated from St. Augustine Seminary with a diploma in theological studies. Her most recent pursuit is a Social Service Worker Program at Humber College.

Dr. Norma S. de Castro is currently the Mental Health Consultant - Therapist at Caritas and Carmelina's Home Rehabilitation Centres for Addiction and Mental Health problems. She is also a private practitioner in counselling therapy. A dynamic member of the Speaker's Bureau, Dr. de Castro is a retired Mental Health and Psychiatry professor and the author of numerous academic and literary books.

Interested in becoming a volunteer?

Many volunteer opportunities exist at Carmelina's Home and we are grateful for any support. Contact us to discuss your interest.

Current Board of Directors

Our committed Board of Directors represent volunteers from various professional sectors and work with the Program Director in providing hands-on support in program development, fundraising, and financial and administrative matters.

Martin Riley, President

Sister Christine Minicucci, Spiritual Director

Pamela Munt-Madill, Vice President

Pina Colavecchia, Treasurer

Secretary - TBD

Rob Guilfoil

Filomena Tolomei

Lorna Tomassoni

Gerardo Vecchiato

Volunteer Opportunities

Many volunteer opportunities exist at Carmelina's Home. We are grateful to any support.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer and helping out in a variety of opportunities, please contact us or email to discuss what's available and your special interests.