hospice care plus

Donation is Inspired by Love Story

In January, Jamie Hull presented a check to Hospice Care Plus for $10,000 in memory of Dee and Frank Jezek, her parents.

The story of how the donation came to be is ultimately a love story.

“They would still hold hands when they walked,” says their daughter Jamie. “It was one of those old-fashioned love stories. […]

March 15th, 2024|News & Announcements, Promo|

Center Update Nears Completion

In 2023, our Compassionate Care Center marked its 15th anniversary. After 15 years of providing care to thousands, the facility needed key updates to

maintain it as a comforting, peaceful place for patients and families.

Thanks to an anonymous donor who gave an unrestricted gift of $10,000, we were able to launch an update plan and […]

March 15th, 2024|News & Announcements, Promo|

Rockin’ Derby Eve Benefit Party May 3

Reservations are now open for the area’s longest-running Derby Eve party.

Rockin’ Derby Eve will take place Friday, May 3, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., at the Madison County Fair Grounds’ Richardson Hall. Reservations are open through May 1.

Although the name has changed over the years – Bourbon, Boots & BBQ, the Gala on Derby […]

March 12th, 2024|Events, News & Announcements, Promo|

Give a Heart for Hospice in Feb.

During the month of February, the community is invited to give a heart for Hospice.

All month long, this fundraiser gives you the opportunity to show your support by donating for a heart for Hospice online or at participating banks. It takes a lot of heart to provide care for all, regardless of insurance status […]

January 25th, 2024|Events, News & Announcements|

Volunteer Training March 2

In-Person Volunteer Training March 2

Hospice Care Plus is hosting an in-person training for new volunteers on Saturday, March 2, 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM, at the Madison County Public Library in Richmond. Register today to secure your spot!

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Mariah Smith, volunteer coordinator, says the in-person, group training has a special quality […]

January 9th, 2024|Events, News & Announcements|

BID2GIVE Charity Auction is LIVE

The 2023 BID2GIVE Online Charity Auction benefiting Hospice Care Plus is now live.  This year’s auction features more than 140 items, including UK and EKU sports packages, cabin and pontoon rentals, fall décor, antiques, and much more.

Visit the auction site to see items, read descriptions, and place your bids. You will need a Ford […]

October 10th, 2023|News & Announcements|

Celebrating Sue Lunsford’s Retirement

On June 2, Sue Lunsford will retire from Hospice Care Plus after 33 years of service.

An open-house celebration in honor of her retirement, Sue’s “It’s Bittersweet” Farewell, will be held May 26 between 11 AM and 2 PM at Hospice Care Plus & Compassionate Care Center on 350 Isaacs Lane in Richmond. All are […]

May 19th, 2023|News & Announcements|

In-Person Volunteer Training Oct. 21

Hospice Care Plus is hosting an in-person training for new volunteers on Saturday, Oct. 21, 9:30 AM to 5 PM, at the Madison County Public Library in Richmond. Register today to secure your spot!

Online, self-paced training is still available for those who prefer it. Please sign up here for virtual training.

We will provide lunch […]

April 12th, 2023|Events, News & Announcements|

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|

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|