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


Training Opportunities

Bereavement Support Volunteer Training

Help others work through their grief by facilitating bereavement support groups. Learn about the grieving process, a mind-body interaction, and promote emotional health. Understand the wide variety of responses to loss.

 Seven-week training for those who want to understand more about the grieving process and who want to support those who are grieving the loss of a loved one.

Bereavement Volunteer Training class will meet once per week for seven weeks. Registration and interview are required. Call 667-2531. $75.00 Registration Fee.


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!

Upcoming Groups & Workshops

Spring 2020 Grief Support Groups

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April - June. Specific topics, locations and dates to be announced.

Spring Volunteer Training

Patient Care and Bereavement Volunteer trainings will begin in April. Dates and times for this training will be
scheduled around prospective volunteers.

Spring Aging & Loss Workshop

7-week workshop beginning April for people 62 and older who have experienced losses associated with aging.

Best of the Best!

Volunteers of the Year

Beginning the Conversation

Why I Volunteer...

Why I Volunteer