Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County

~ Volunteer Service Since 1980 ~

14 McKenzie Avenue, Ellsworth, ME 04605
207-667-2531  | [email protected]

Our Staff

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Jody Wolford-Tucker has served as Executive Director of Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County since 2006. Jody holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Purdue University, a Masters in Humanities and Ph.D. in Education from Old Dominion University. Jody has served as a teacher and administrator in educational settings and community-based service organizations for the past 30 years.


Jody Wolford-Tucker has announced her plans to retire in November.  After 16 years at the helm, Jody has seen the organization through much growth and many changes.  The Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County Board of Directors has begun a planning process for hiring the next Executive Director that will ensure the strength and continuation of all that the 42-year-old organization brings to the community.

LORI JOHNSON, Patient Care Manager
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Lori joined Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County in the spring of 2017 as our Program Director.

Lori has been a Patient Care Volunteer with us since fall 2015. She comes with 20+ years of case management experience as a Parole Officer and in the field of women’s addiction/transition supportive care.

Lori has demonstrated excellent qualities for building community coalition and program development. She comes highly recommended by respected colleagues and was the top choice of all four search committee members

Lori Johnson

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We are pleased to welcome Beverly Lamoureux, who joined our organization as Office Manager in fall 2021. Beverly is a resident of Franklin who has worked and volunteered with several area non-profits. Beverly brings strong skills and experience in office management; and as an artist, enriches our program offerings. All who have worked with Beverly in the past, and those who have gotten to know her through her early work with HVHC, have joined her fan club. Welcome Beverly!

Bereavement Services Manager Needed

This vital position coordinates the bereavement services and volunteers that allow HVHC to offer assistance to the community.