News, Events, and Announcements

Calendar of Events

May 31st, 2014|Events|

Central Office to Relocate to Richmond

There are exciting changes ahead for Hospice Care Plus.

When the COVID pandemic began, many organizations, including Hospice Care Plus, had to make changes to adapt to new circumstances.  Hospice found that many employees in the central office in Berea could work hybrid-remote or fully remote. This dramatically downsized the office space needed to run […]

November 28th, 2022|News & Announcements, Promo|

Remembrance Tree Ceremony 2022

QUICK FACTS: 

What: The 2022 Remembrance Tree Ceremony 
When: Sunday, Dec. 4, 2:00 PM EST 
Where: Virtually and Live via the Hospice Care Plus Facebook Page 

Why? Whether your loss was recent or not, the holidays are a time when those we’ve lost are especially missed. 
Who? All are welcome to participate, regardless of […]

October 31st, 2022|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

Nat’l Hospice Month: #WeHonorLife

November is National Hospice & Palliative Care Month.  Around the country, hospice and palliative care organizations use the month to raise awareness about these specialized forms of healthcare.

At our hospice, we will use the month to celebrate what we believe hospice and palliative care to be about: life.

With our #WeHonorLife campaign, we will remember […]

October 25th, 2022|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

The Team Behind the Billboard

Now through October 6, local residents can see one of our patient care teams at the intersection of Highway 25 and the Robert Martin Bypass in Richmond.

For the first time ever, they are featured on a billboard that educates about the nature of hospice and palliative care. The slogan? Caring is a team sport.

Initially, […]

October 4th, 2022|News & Announcements, Promo|

It’s Falls Prevention Awareness Week

If you have an aging parent, grandparent, or neighbor in your life, helping them reduce their risk of falling is essential to quality of life. Assessing and reducing their fall risk is a great way to help them stay healthy and independent for as long as possible.

Among older adults, falls are the leading cause […]

September 20th, 2022|News & Announcements|

Hee Haw Hoedown a Huge Success!

The Hee Haw Hoedown, held at the Estill County Fair Barn, had a record-setting night on Aug. 13.

The event raises funds for Hospice Care Plus and is organized by a local committee. This is the fourteenth year the committee has hosted the fundraiser, which features a different theme each year.

Committee member Erin Leach reports […]

August 24th, 2022|News & Announcements|

Grants Fund New Cargo Van

With the help of matching grants totaling $30,000 from the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels (HOKC) and the E.O. Robinson Mountain Fund, Hospice Care Plus added a gently used cargo van to its medical equipment program. The van is used to deliver equipment to the homes of hospice patients and families in all counties […]

August 23rd, 2022|News & Announcements|

Noodle Nirvana Donates $34,000

Noodle Nirvana, Berea’s fast-casual restaurant featuring homemade, Thai-inspired noodle bowls, has announced it raised $34,000 for Hospice Care Plus.

“Noodle Nirvana and its owners, staff, and customers are remarkable for what they have done for non-profits in our community. We are grateful, inspired, and ready to put the donation to work to care for patients and […]

August 12th, 2022|News & Announcements, Promo|

World Lung Cancer Day, Aug. 1

According to the American Lung Association, lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in the United States.  Kentucky has the highest occurrence of new cases in the country.  Even though Kentucky ranks second in the nation in screening people at high risk for lung cancer, it still has the highest death rate.  Why?

Dr. […]

August 1st, 2022|News & Announcements|

Hee Haw Hoedown, Aug. 13

The annual Estill County summer fundraiser is back after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID pandemic. This year’s event is the Hee Haw Hoedown, slated for Saturday, Aug. 13, from 6-9 p.m. at the Estill County Fair Barn.

Tickets are $50 and include dinner, entertainment, silent auction, live auction, and much more. Reserve your […]

July 14th, 2022|Events, News & Announcements|