High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care will hold a special memorial service Saturday, Oct. 15, to honor the memory of those it has served and who died between Oct. 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011.
The service will be held at 11 a.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall located on 72 South Main Street in Port Henry.
Each person will be remembered by name and loved ones are invited to light a candle in their memory.
“With this High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care service, we are extending a special invitation to other members of the community who have suffered a loss,” said Cam Brown of hospice. “All are warmly welcomed to attend the memorial service and time will be allowed for their remembrances also.”
High Peaks Hospice and Palliative Care is a rural, not-for-profit health care corporation, certified and licensed by New York State.
“Our hospice is composed of a caring team of professionals and volunteers who provide the full range of quality hospice services, primarily in the home, to all terminally ill individuals and their families in portions of Franklin and Hamilton counties and all of Warren and Essex counties,” Brown said. “Our health care team provides physical care, emotional support and education to the entire family regardless of age, gender, nationality, race, creed, sexual orientation, disability, diagnosis or ability to pay. Hospice care is covered under the Medicare Hospice Benefit as well as Medicaid and most private health insurance carriers.”
For more information call 546-9850.