Hope is Not a Plan
Ellsworth – Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County is pleased to offer another showing of the popular PBS Frontline program Hope is Not a Plan featuring Dr. Atul Gawande, author of the bestselling book Being Mortal. The film, with facilitated discussion following, will be shown at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Ellsworth, 121 Bucksport Road, on Wednesday, August 2, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
This program is free of charge and features a panel of local service providers discussing the topic and sharing local resources. Attendees will leave with several resources in hand to assist with planning and communicating their wishes for care with medical providers and family members.
Co-sponsoring organizations, in addition to the UUCE, include Healthy Acadia, Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center, Friendship Cottage and Friends in Action.
For more information, call Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County at 667-2531.