Events

How to Help by. . .Shopping!

One of the easiest ways to support the families we care for is by . . . shopping!

Both Kroger and Amazon allow shoppers to select a charity, and a portion of your shopping totals will be donated to that charity each time you shop.

In addition, Amazon allows charities to create wish lists. When you […]

August 9th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

Summer Affair for Hospice Care Aug. 11

For more than a decade, a group of Estill Countians has thrown a yearly dinner party to raise funds for hospice care in their community. This year, their Summer Affair for Hospice Care is on Saturday, August 11, at 6 p.m., at the Estill County Fair Barn on 38 South Irvine Road in Irvine.

The Summer […]

July 13th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

Family Caregiving 101 July 25

A new, free resource for family caregivers is coming to Madison County on Wed., July 25, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., at the Berea College Forestry Outreach Center in Berea.

Family Caregiving 101 is designed to be a mini-conference experience that features four, brief learning sessions combined with opportunities for fellowship and networking among caregivers. The […]

June 19th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

May Memorial Service is May 22

The annual Hospice Care Plus May Memorial Service is at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22 at First Baptist Church in Richmond.  A reception will follow with refreshments provided by hospice staff and volunteers.

The service gives the community a chance to pause to remember loved ones in the week leading up to Memorial Day. […]

May 15th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

Teen Volunteers: Prep for College, Career

On Saturday, April 28, Hospice Care Plus will train a new class of volunteers. All are welcome and needed but, as summer approaches, teenagers are especially encouraged to attend.

To pre-register for the training, contact Stefanie Manes, volunteer coordinator, at 859-626-9292 or hospice@hospicecp.org.

Hospice allows teens age 14 and up to participate in its volunteer program, which has over 100

active […]

April 4th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

New Volunteer Training April 28

Hospice Care Plus is hosting a training for new volunteers on Saturday, April 28, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

The training is for individuals who would like to help provide care and support for individuals with a serious illness and their caregivers, either directly or indirectly.

Pre-registration is required. To register, contact Stefanie Manes, […]

April 2nd, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

Gala on Derby Eve: Reservations Open!

Your “place to be on Derby Eve” is back for its 15th year:  The Gala on Derby Eve.

The benefit gala brings together 200-plus guests in Richmond each year to celebrate Kentucky’s Derby tradition while raising funds for Hospice Care Plus.

This year’s Gala on Derby Eve is Friday, May 4 at 7 p.m. Registration is now open […]

April 2nd, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

Bowling Fundraiser Feb. 4!

The 6th Annual Lemetta Dause Memorial Bowling Tournament is set for Sunday, Feb. 4, 1:30 p.m., at Galaxy Bowling Center in Richmond.

The tournament is organized by the Madison County Bowling Association (MCBA) in memory of

According to tournament organizer Harvey Poynter, the event has raised just over $33,000 in its first five years. He says […]

January 18th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

New Volunteer Training Feb. 10!

Hospice Care Plus is hosting a training for new volunteers on Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

The training is for individuals who would like to help provide care and support for individuals with

a serious illness and their caregivers, either directly or indirectly.

Pre-registration is required. To register, contact Stefanie Manes, volunteer […]

January 12th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

Remembrance Tree Dec. 3 @ EKU

The annual Remembrance Tree ceremony is set for Sunday, December 3, 2:00 p.m., at the EKU Center for the Arts Grand Hall.

The event is a long-standing tradition for the community, bringing hundreds together on the first Sunday in December for more than 20 years.

The Remembrance Tree ceremony gives the community a chance to remember […]

November 21st, 2017|Events, News & Announcements|