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



Linda Smith

Linda Smith

Linda Smith’s energy, enthusiasm, cheerful attitude and commitment make her a gift not only as a Bereavement Facilitator for Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County, but for several other Boards and committees throughout the community.


Elaine & Mike Belinsky

Elaine and Mike Belinsky

Whether answering a last-minute call for help, or doing double-duty for a family that needs back-to-back respite, Elaine and Mike Belinsky are the “Dynamic Duo.”


Katharine Thompson

Katherine Thompson

Katharine Thompson is truly a force to be reckoned with. In the HVHC tribute to her as one of this year’s Zeke Dennett award winners, she was feted with a quote from Margaret Mead, compared to a “healed femur” and labeled “Katharine the Great.”


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