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Grief & Bereavement in the Age of COVID-19

The Kentucky Hospice Network (KHN) is proud to host this virtual inservice on Thursday, May 17, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. EST. Registration is available online.

Joelle Osterhaus, LCSW, LICSW, ACHP-SW, and Karen Monts will lead an important and timely discussion on how the COVID-19 pandemic affects grief and bereavement and how organizations can […]

May 10th, 2021|News & Announcements|

Volunteer Training Sept. 14!

Hospice Care Plus will host a training for new volunteers on Saturday, September 14, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. The training is for anyone with an interest in supporting non-profit hospice, palliative, and bereavement care through a variety of patient care or administrative roles. The training is […]

August 23rd, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Murder Mystery Dinner at Mardi Gras

It’s a murder mystery with a Mardi Gras theme, and it’s happening Saturday, August 10 at the Estill County Fair Barn.

With the help of the River City Players Community Theater Group in Irvine, local organizers are planning a night to remember. With a served meal and lots of drama, guests will enjoy puzzling through […]

July 2nd, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Remembrance Tree Dec. 2

The annual Remembrance Tree ceremony is set for Sunday, December 2, at 2 p.m. at the EKU Center for the Arts.
The event is a long-standing tradition for the community, bringing hundreds together on the first Sunday in December for 25 years.
The Remembrance Tree ceremony gives the community a chance to remember loved ones during […]

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

Celebrating the Center’s 10th Year

2018 marks the 10th anniversary of the Hospice Care Plus Compassionate Care Center, and we’re celebrating with a special event in October.

“A Decade of Compassion: Celebrating 10 Years of the Compassion Care Center” will take place Saturday, October 13, on the Center’s grounds in Richmond. It begins at 5: 30 p.m., and the public […]

September 11th, 2018|Events, News & Announcements|

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|

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|

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|

New Volunteer Training Sept. 30

Hospice Care Plus is hosting a training for new volunteers on Sat., Sept. 30, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

The training is for individuals who would like to help the non-profit organization provide care and support to individuals, caregivers and families. It’s open to adults and teens age 14 and up.

Pre-registration is required. […]

September 15th, 2017|Events, News & Announcements|