Our staff and volunteers are honored to answer the call of our founders’ early mission. Hospice was created to lend support to our neighbors who are facing a terminal illness and their families.Read more
Hospice is a continuum of health care considered to be the model for quality, compassionate care when facing a life-limiting illness. It does not mean you are giving up. It means you are taking control.Read more
Whether you want to make a donation in memory or honor of a loved one, contribute to an existing fund, or participate in one of our annual events, there are many ways to support Hospice.Read more
Jeff Ridgeway is the Head of Children’s Services at the Washington County Free Library. For the past thirty years, Jeff has enjoyed reading children’s books...
Posted on June 22, 2014
HAGERSTOWN, Md.— Hospices are known for providing end-of-life care for their patients, but one local hospice wants to do more. The Hospice of Washington...
Posted on May 21, 2014
As part of its ongoing commitment to give back to the community, Hospice of Washington County, Inc. (HWC) is now offering grief and bereavement services...
Posted on May 16, 2014
Posted on May 5, 2014 by Dave McMillion Mother’s Day is Sunday, and for many families, it will be an uplifting experience, perhaps celebrated with...
Posted on May 7, 2014
Jeff Ridgeway is the Head of Children’s Services at the Washington County Free Library. For the past thirty years, Jeff has enjoyed reading children’s books at all age levels and sharing them with children in local schools, Head Start programs and Judy Centers. He has a BA degree from Shepherd University in English and Art Education, and his Masters of Library Science from the University of Maryland at College Park