New Down East Hospice Volunteers

Down East Hospice Volunteers of Washington County welcomes (left to right) Carol Blancard of Crawford and Janet Purton of Calais as new hospice volunteers who have completed a 25 hour training course that took place at the Calais Hospital.  The training was facilitated by Barbara Barnett, Director of Volunteer Services (far right).  There is no special background needed to become a Down East Hospice Volunteer.  Another training will take place in the Machias area in the Spring of 2017.  If you are interested in joining our team and would like to know more about our services, please contact - 454-7521 ext. 126 or downeasthospice@yahoo.com or www.downeasthospicevolunteers.org. (Submitted photo).