~ Volunteer Service Since 1980 ~
Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County
14 McKenzie Avenue Ellsworth, ME 04605
207-667-2531 · fax 667-9406



Hospice Volunteer and Professional Trainings - Spring 2016

Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County is offering two spring trainings, one for those interested in becoming Hospice Patient Care Volunteers, and one for professional service providers (medical personnel, social workers, therapists, clergy) who wish to develop more skills and understanding about how to support those who are grieving.


Spring Thanks to our Community

Thanks to our 2015 Charity Auction Sponsors. The event was sponsored by Darling’s, The First, Jones, Kuriloff & Sargent and Star 97.7 and was hosted by Darling’s Auto Mall.

Click here to see photos from the event.

November is National Hospice Awareness Month

Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County invites the public to attend these two informative and engaging programs at the Ellsworth Public Library: Planning for Our Healthcare Future: Looking Beyond Our Own Backyard and On Thursday, November 12, at 6:00 p.m., plan to join us for Planning for Our Healthcare Future: Looking Beyond Our Own Backyard and ALS and Veterans.


Slideshow from 40 year of HVHC

Grief Support

Join us for a free online 8-week grief support group starting the week of September 28, specific weekday and time to be determined based on  based on participant availability.

Support Group Registration

Please register soon as this group may fill up!

Notecards to support HVHC

Celebrating 40 years!

We are so grateful to be recognizing 40th years of service in 2020.  Thank you to all of the volunteers and community supporters who help us keep this mission strong!

Best of the Best!

Volunteers of the Year

Beginning the Conversation

Why I Volunteer...

Why I Volunteer