Welcome to the Maine Hospice Council

Our Mission is You

The Maine Hospice Council exists to ensure the continued development of Hospice and Palliative Care in Maine. The Council provides education and technical assistance regarding end-of-life care, as well as advocacy for terminally ill and bereaved persons. From its beginning in 1984, the Maine Hospice Council has been the leading advocate, trainer, and educator for hospice care in Maine.

19th Annual Maine Pain Symposium

The Maine Hospice Council and Center for End of Life Care is pleased to present our 19th Annual Maine Pain Symposium, “Palliative Care & Pain Managment: A Responsibility to Do Better.” The event will take place April 15th from 7:30 to 4:30 at Point Lookout Resort & Conference Center in Northport.  Betty Ferrell, PhD, RN from City of Hope in California will keynote what promises to be an exciting, informative day. Register by February 29th for Discounted Early Bird Prices! General Admission $95, $75 for Members of the Maine Hospice Council and affiliates, $30 for Students. Starting March 1st, registration will be $115/$90/$30 respectively. Register at: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=npxhcovab&oeidk=a07...

Sounds of Comfort CD

Sounds of Comfort CD artwork

Sounds of Comfort is a band, and also a collaborative project between the Maine State Department of Corrections and Maine Hospice Council’s hospice program at Maine State Prison in Warren, ME. Each CD is $16.95 + Taxes and Shipping. Proceeds benefit the continued development of our innovative hospice program at Maine State Prison.

Contact the Maine Hospice Council to purchase: (207) 626-0651 (web purchases coming soon!)

Maine Ombudsman

If you have problems with the end-of-life care you or your loved ones receive, Maine Ombudsman is someone who can help. Find more information about the Maine Ombudsman program here


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The Maine Hospice Council and Center for End-of-Life Care is proud to be a MaineShare member.

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