Hospice Logo
Mission Statement

Make a Donation

Address & Contacts


Our Services


Board of Directors

More Resources

What's New

For current news and information, please follow us on FaceBook

2016 Hospice Volunteer Training

Mission Statement

The mission of Hospice of Haines is to provide volunteer care and support to the terminally, critically ill and their families to help ensure comfort, dignity, and choice. We also provide education and support to community members regarding the care giving, dying and grieving processes. Download our one page overview (PDF)

Make a Donation

Hospice of Haines is now a member of the Pick Click Give program
Please make a donation via Paypal.  Please include your mailing address in the message window.  A donation tax-exempt receipt will be sent to the addres you provide.  If you would rath make a donation via the mail, the mailing address is below. 

Address & Contacts

Physical Address:
219 Main Street, Suite 29
Gateway Building
Haines, Alaska

Mailing Address:
Hospice of Haines
P.O. Box 1034
Haines, AK 99827

(907) 766 3645


2016 Calendar

APRIL             Volunteer Training                           

MAY 7&8          Annual Rummage Sale at the SE AK Fairgrounds

JUNE 18           Intrnt’l Bike Relay Fundraiser: HOH vols “man” chkpnt #6                                  

JULY  28-31      Dessert Booth Fundraiser at the SEAK State Fair

AUGUST           McDonough House Concert

SEPTEMBER    Annual 6-week Grief Group Begins                                                                                   

OCTOBER        Fifth Annual Light-the-Night

                        Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

HOH Newsletters

Our Services

The Hospice Program:
Trained Volunteers assist terminally ill individuals who wish to remain in their homes in the Chilkat Valley.

The Bridge Program:
Trained volunteers assist the chronically or critically ill without a terminal diagnosis buy whose needs are not adequately addressed through existing services. Bridge services are offered contingent on hospice volunteer availability, with priority given to the terminally ill.

The Bereavement Program:
Individuals attend a grief group or receive one-on-one support. Children and teens may receive grief supports from trained adult volunteers. "Hope Baskets" are offered to individuals & families who have lost loved ones.

Community Education Programs & Annual Trainings:
Offered FREE to anyone who would like to learn more about care giving, and the death and dying process.


  • Beth MacCready - Director
  • Shannon McPhetres - Volunteer Coordinator
  • Liz Marantz-Falvey - Bereavement Facilitator

2016 Board of Directors

Board of Directors:                    Since             Term Expires:           

  • President:  Nancy Schnabel             6/10/05            6/2017                                               
  • Vice Pres.: Heather Lende            9/10/04            9/2016                                                 
  • Secretary: Tim McDonough            4/16/10            4/2016
  • Treasurer: Maribeth Walter            8/8/08            8/2016
  • At-Large:
    • Rochelle Rostad            1/19/12            1/2017
    • Mark Battaion            5/22/14            5/2016
    • Emily McMahan            11/14/14            11/2016


Website donated and hosted by Bear Star, LLC