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

Community Outreach

Each year Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County provides those in the community the opportunity to further explore end-of-life care, death, dying and bereavement. Workshops and seminars are ways for the community to come together and learn from each other.

If you would like to arrange for an educational program in your community, please call Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County at 667-2531.

Examples of our community outreach programs


Free Screening with discussion of the PBS Frontline documentary based on the best selling book by Dr. Atul Gawande.

Check our Community Outreach calendar for scheduled events.  

Hospice News

Fall 2019 Support Groups

For the Fall 2019, we’re trying something new ..... 
Support Groups Designed to Fit Your Schedule. 

Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County’s Fall Support Group Series will begin in mid-October, with times to be arranged according to participants' schedules.  Groups to be offered are:

  • Widows, Widowers and Partners
  • Grieving the Loss of a Loved One to Drug Overdose 
  • Parents and Grandparents who are grieving the loss of a child (of any age) 

If you are interested in any of these groups, please contact Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County at 667-2531, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Also this fall, an Aging and Loss Workshop is scheduled for Monday's starting October 14th.

Support group Registration form 

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