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



Support Groups

Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County offers Bereavement Services for the families of our patients and for people in the community at large. 

All support groups & workshops are free and open the the public, but pre-registation is requested.  Please register at least one week before start date.  Please fill out and return the registration form or call 207-667-2531 to pre-register.

Those Who Have Lost a Family Member to Drug Overdose
Mondays, June 11- July 16
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
14 McKenzie Ave, (HVHC)

Those Who Have Lost a Loved One to Suicide
Mondays, July 9 - August 27
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
St. Francis by the Sea Church
Blue Hill

Those Who Have Lost a Loved One
Mondays, July 9 - August 27
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Unitarian Universalist Church


Aging and Loss
Thursdays, July 12 - August 16
1-2:30 p.m.
Friends in Action Senior Center

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