Who We are

Hospice Huntsville provides quality end of life care for members of our community who are dying with a terminal illness. Hospice Huntsville has many robust programs provided palliative care support to our community for 28 years. Our visiting volunteer program provides bedside support in our clients homes or at hospital to allow family and caregiver respite and our grief and bereavement program supports caregivers after their loved one has died.

Algonquin Grace is our five bed residential hospice that provides 24 hour professional nursing and personal support work to alleviate the burdens of caring for a dying family member at home.

  • 54 Professionally trained Visiting Volunteers and Grief and Bereavement Facilitators provide our clients with compassionate care and support
  • Executive Director who is responsible for Hospice Huntsville operations
  • Staff of Registered Nurses and Personal Support Workers providing care to our Algonquin Grace Hospice residents- 7 days per week, 24 hours per day
  • Fundraising and Public Relations Coordinator responsible for signature events, fundraising and public relations
  • Program Coordinator who is responsible for the management and training of our visiting volunteers and the grief support groups
  • Residential Volunteer Coordinator who is responsible for the management and training of our front desk reception volunteers
  • Administrative Assistant providing support to the Board of Directors, Executive Director and office administration
  • 11 Board Members who guide and support the operations of Hospice Huntsville
  • Numerous non-visiting, non-board member volunteers who raise awareness in the community, fundraise and sit on various committees

We serve the communities of Huntsville, Baysville, Dorset, Dwight, Novar, Port Sydney, Burk’s Falls and Sundridge.
We provide care and support to individuals in the Huntsville area who are facing end of life situations. This care and support is also extended to their families and caregivers and is provided in the setting of their choice at no cost.

  • Adult Grief Support Programs to our community held twice a year (Spring and Fall)
  • Children’s  Support Program- 6 week program available to children
  • Teen Support Program
  • Professional training programs for new visiting volunteers.
  • Organize and develop strategies and initiatives to promote the growth of the Hospice movement within our community.

Mission Statement

To guide and provide consistent, comprehensive and compassionate end of life care that is readily accessible to individuals, families and caregivers in the setting of their choice throughout the greater Huntsville area.

Vision Statement

 Everyone is entitled to live and die with dignity and comfort surrounded by loved ones, and assisted by compassionate and caring persons of their choice.

Value Statement

From its inception, Hospice Huntsville has endeavored to take leadership in the community around matters pertaining to death and dying. Everything we do is high quality, client-centered and imbued with compassion.