Hunterdon Hospice Announces 40th Anniversary Celebration

On Saturday, October 5, 2019, Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. celebrated its 40th Anniversary with a community-wide event with food, music, memorials and celebrations on the grounds of Hunterdon Regional Community Health located on 215 Route 31 South in Flemington (behind the Yesterday’s Treasures Thrift Shop).

The event featured food trucks, live music, crafts, face painting, door prizes, games, a health fair and more! In addition to the celebration, Yesterday’s Treasures thrift shop hosted their annual Fall Yard Sale and raised over $1800 in proceeds benefiting Hunterdon Hospice, Inc.

The community gathered at the Hunterdon Hospice Memorial Garden to commemorate all those for whom Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. provided support and care through its 40 years of service to the community. Visitors were invited to paint memory rocks to place in the garden as a memorial to their loved ones.

Since 1979, Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. has been providing patients and their loved ones  the physical, spiritual and emotional support needed during the end of life journey. The Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. team includes physicians, nurses, social workers, Certified Home Health Aides, volunteers, pharmacist support, nutritionists, and physical and occupational therapy when appropriate.

Hunterdon Hospice, Inc. is a non-profit, Medicare-certified organization providing hospice care in Hunterdon, Mercer, Warren, and Somerset counties. Additionally, bereavement services are available through bi-weekly support groups, youth art therapy and bereavement mailings. These services are open to all in the community.  At Hunterdon Hospice, Inc., we do all that we can to help our patients live their final days with dignity, comfort and peace.