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


Training Opportunities

Bereavement Training for Professionals

Six-week training. Registration and interview are required. Call 667-2531. $150 registration fee.

Bereavement Training for Professionals runs for six consecutive weeks. The course is designed to support professionals such as nurses, social workers, therapists, clergy members, who want to enhance their ability to serve those who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Cost for the course is $150.

Pre-registration and a pre-course interview are required. Some partial scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call the HVHC office at 667-2531.

Click here for the Bereavement Training for Professionals Application.

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

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