~ Volunteer Service Since 1980 ~
Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County
14 McKenzie Avenue Ellsworth, ME 04605
207-667-2531 · 1-888-266-8035 · 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

2019 Winter Bereavement Groups & Workshops

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 formor call 207-667-2531 to pre-register.  

Groups

Those Who Have Lost a Loved One 
Wednesdays, January 16- March 6 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. 14 McKenzie Ave, (HVHC) Ellsworth

Widows, Widowers and Partners
Mondays, January 14 - March 4 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 14 McKenzie Ave, (HVHC) Ellsworth

Those Who Have Lost a Loved One to Suicide
Mondays, January 14 - March 4 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. St. Francis by the Sea Church Blue Hill

 

Workshops

Aging and Loss
Tuesdays, January 15 -February 19 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 14 McKenzie Ave, (HVHC) Ellsworth

 

Please register at least one week before start date.

Upcoming Aging and Loss Workshop

Aging and Loss Workshop poster

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