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High Peaks Hospice Founders Video – Celebrating 35 years by looking back at our beginning

Ann Merkel and some of the group of original High Peaks Hospice founders gathered to create a video to document the story of High Peaks Hospice's beginnings. L-R Standing- Fr. Rick Dennis, Katrine Krester  Seated -Sr. Camillus, Ann Merkel, Dr. Robert Kasulke It's hard to imagine a time when hospice services were not available in

2022-11-09T10:38:32-05:00November 5th, 2022|

Volunteer Manager Appreciation Day- November 5th, 2022

November 5th is Volunteer Manager Appreciation Day. Join us in celebrating High Peaks Hospice’s Volunteer Manager, Jennifer Rich! Jennifer took time to elaborate on aspects of volunteering and her position at High Peaks Hospice. What does Volunteer management mean to you?  “Being a Volunteer Manager means that I have the opportunity to be a part

2022-11-04T21:41:56-04:00November 4th, 2022|

Glens Falls Remembrance Gathering

Please join us for our Glens Falls Remembrance Gathering Come meet others who have experienced a loss. Lean on each other for support. Write and share memories of your loved one. Learn ways to carry on your loved one’s memory. Enjoy light refreshments.   Saturday, September 17th, 2022 10:00-11:00am Crandall Park Pavilion Off Glen Street

2022-08-22T12:33:56-04:00August 22nd, 2022|

Lake Placid Remembrance Gathering

  Please join us for our Lake Placid Remembrance Gathering Come meet others who have experienced a loss. Lean on each other for support. Write and share memories of your loved one. Learn ways to carry on your loved one’s memory. Enjoy light refreshments.   Saturday, September 10th, 2022 10:30-11:30am Adirondack Community Church 2583 Main

2022-08-22T12:27:36-04:00August 22nd, 2022|

Remembrance Gathering Ticonderoga

Please join us as we remember and honor those we have lost in our first remembrance gathering of 2022: Come meet others who have experienced a loss. Lean on each other for support. Learn ways to carry on your loved one's memory. Enjoy light refreshments.   Saturday, August 20th, 2022 10:30-11:30am Ticonderoga Bicentennial Park 137

2022-08-15T16:48:21-04:00August 15th, 2022|

The Annual Gary LaQuay Fishing Challenge benefitting High Peaks Hospice is happening soon!

It's oh-fish-ial! The 9th Annual Gary LaQuay Fishing Challenge will be held on June 18th! We are just reeling with excitement! Check out the details below and follow the link for more information on how to register. For more information or to register, please visit: https://www.tupperlake.com/events/gary-laquay-fishing-challenge   We cannot thank the LaQuay family and the

2022-06-10T14:36:56-04:00June 10th, 2022|

LP Quinn Elementary “Helping Hands” for Hospice 2022

Once again the students at LP Quinn enthusiastically raised money for High Peaks Hospice as they have done for over 13 years. Each year there is a friendly competition among the classes (PreK-5) to see who can raise the most money for High Peaks Hospice. These amazing students have raised and collected thousands of dollars

2022-06-10T09:39:51-04:00June 10th, 2022|

Silent Auction Bodes Well for Artist Guild and High Peaks Hospice

The Adirondacks are full of people that are quick to lend a helping hand and give to others in need. Local businesses have shown time and time again the importance of investing and supporting other agencies.  This past January, the Adirondack Artists Guild hosted “Transition,” an art show to benefit High Peaks Hospice. Each member

2022-05-19T13:17:12-04:00May 19th, 2022|

We Appreciate our Volunteers!

In honor of National Volunteer Appreciation Week, we'd like to share our gratitude for everything our volunteers do to support us our mission and the families we serve. Our volunteers, some of whom are pictured above, are an exceptional group of caring and compassionate people who each bring a rich variety of life skills and

2022-04-21T15:10:07-04:00April 21st, 2022|

High Peaks Hospice Observes National Healthcare Decisions Day By Sharing the FIVE WISHES.

National Healthcare Decisions Day, observed annually on April 16th, is aimed at increasing the number of Americans who have completed an advance directive. A living will is an advance directive that speaks to what care you want or do not want (i.e. no feeding tube, but open to antibiotics) and your Health Care Proxy names

2022-04-22T15:12:16-04:00April 16th, 2022|
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