The Hospice Telethon held on December 1st on WKTV NewsChannel 2 raised $67,985. This is just $2,000 short of their goal of $70,000. Donations are still being accepted by phone or mail to achieve the goal. You can call Hospice at 315-735-6484, Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or mail your donation to Hospice Telethon, 4277 Middle Settlement Rd., New Hartford, NY 13413.
Hospice & Palliative Care provides quality, compassionate end of life care to patients and their families in Oneida, Herkimer and Eastern Madison Counties. Last year Hospice & Palliative Care served 858 patients and their families, providing a total of 27,604 home visits for a total of 38,000 hours by the interdisciplinary team including: Physicians, Nurses, Certified Home-Health Aides, Social Workers and Chaplains.
For more information about Hospice services or to donate, please call 315-735-6484.