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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|

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|

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|

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|

Lemetta Dause Memorial Tourn., Aug. 21

The 10th Annual Lemetta Dause Memorial Bowling Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, August 21, at 2:00 p.m. at Galaxy Bowling Center in Richmond.  

The tournament is organized by the Madison County Bowling Association (MCBA) in memory of Mrs. Dause, who was cared for by Hospice Care Plus. It is one of MCBA’s largest tournaments of […]

July 6th, 2022|Events, News & Announcements|

Celebrate our 40th with #40for40!

Hospice Care Plus is celebrating 40 years of compassionate care.

When our doors opened in 1981, our goal was simple: provide quality care to those dealing with a serious illness and their families. Our small, all-volunteer team worked out of the trunks of their cars and provided care to about 40 patients a day. Today, […]

October 19th, 2021|News & Announcements|

Noodle Nirvana Partnership Re-Launch!

Noodle Nirvana, a locally owned Berea restaurant that believes small businesses can make a big difference, is re-launching its non-profit partnership program. Hospice Care Plus has been chosen as the current non-profit partner.

The partnership was originally announced in late 2019, but was interrupted by the pandemic.

“Three months into our partnership with Hospice Care Plus, […]

July 14th, 2021|News & Announcements|

Sign-Up for Caregiver Connection

Caregiver Connection, a new resource for family caregivers, hosts a meeting once a month. The meetings are designed to give caregivers a chance to network and share tips, challenges, resources, and more. Caregiver Connection is hosted and sponsored by Hospice Care Plus. Enter your information on our online form if you wish to receive […]

June 28th, 2021|Events, News & Announcements|

New Volunteer Training July 24

Hospice Care Plus is hosting a training for new volunteers on Saturday, July 24. Though originally the plan was to hold this as an in-person training, we have chosen to meet via Zoom due to the recent escalation of COVID-19 cases locally.

The training is for individuals who would like to help provide care and […]

June 16th, 2021|News & Announcements|

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|