News, Events, and Announcements

Visit the Bucket-List Blog

We love sharing our bucket-list stories, and there are so many of them that we’ve given them their own home:  The Hospice Care Plus Bucket-List Blog.

Visit today and read inspiring stories about bucket-list wishes like:

Meeting Blake Shelton in Person (It Happened!)
Visiting a Favorite Fishing Hole One More Time
Marrying the Love of His Life
Seeing a […]

June 10th, 2016|News & Announcements, Promo|

Calendar of Events

May 31st, 2014|Events|

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, Promo|

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|

HCP Wins Hospice Honors Award

Hospice Care Plus, a non-profit provider of hospice and palliative care, has been named a 2018 Hospice Honors recipient by Healthcare First.

Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices across the country providing the highest level of quality as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. It is administered by Deyta Analytics, a division […]

May 8th, 2018|News & Announcements, Promo|

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|