News, Events, and Announcements

Calendar of Events

May 31st, 2014|Events|

Bourbon, Boots & BBQ May 5

Madison County’s longest-running Derby Eve party has reached its 20th year, and reservations are available now through April 28.

The Bourbon, Boots & BBQ Derby Eve Benefit will take place Friday, May 5, at 6 p.m., at Churchill’s, in the historic Churchill Weavers building in Berea.

The 2023 Bourbon, Boots & BBQ will feature a catered […]

March 10th, 2023|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

A Night of Comedy for Hospice Care Plus

We’re excited to announce the first annual “A Night of Comedy for Hospice Care Plus,” featuring nationally known stand-up comedian and Kentucky native That Guy Joe Deuce. Joe has been named Funniest Comedian of Lexington and featured in his own stand-up special on Dry Bar Comedy, Amazon Prime, and YouTube.

Join us on Friday, March […]

February 24th, 2023|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

We Are Now Centrally Located in Richmond

Yesterday was move-in day as we consolidated our Berea office with our Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

Now our home hospice program, home palliative program, bereavement care, and administrative staff are all located on the Center’s campus.

“We made this decision as part of our strategic plan. It makes us more efficient, financially stronger, and improves […]

February 3rd, 2023|News & Announcements, Promo|

Give a “Heart for Hospice” in February

During the month of February, several local banks are hosting the annual “Hearts for Hospice” fundraising event.

When you visit a participating bank in the lobby or at the drive-through, you will have the opportunity to request a memorial heart for a donation of at least one dollar. Donors write their name or the name […]

January 30th, 2023|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

New Campaign Makes Us “Better Together”

Hospice Care Plus has announced its first capital campaign since 2008, when it successfully raised funds to build the Compassionate Care Center.

The new campaign is far shorter in duration and much more modest: Building Better Together hopes to raise $190,000 by late spring to build a small structure next to the Compassionate Care Center […]

January 25th, 2023|News & Announcements, Promo|

In-Person Volunteer Training Feb. 25

We are excited to announce our first in-person volunteer training since the beginning of the COVID pandemic. Virtual training is still available to those who prefer it, but we miss getting to know new volunteers as a group and letting them get to know each other.

The training takes place Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9 […]

January 12th, 2023|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

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|

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|

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|

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|