"To enhance the quality of life for incurable ill persons and their families

 in Clark and Powell Counties, Kentucky,

by providing physical, social, psychological, and spiritual care."



Our mission statement is more than just words, it is who we are. We truly believe in enhancing the quality of life for our patients and their families. It is such a unique experience to be with a person and their loved ones during this time in their life. We know it is difficult and at times overwhelming, and we want to support our patients and their loved ones through this time. Our staff CARE about their patients and loved ones, and it shows in the quality of personalized attention given to each individual.


Hospice East began over thirty years ago and continues the same high level of service today. We are a small organization, and as such, we are able to provide more individualized care. Our organizational culture encourages professional care alongside understanding support. We provide


"A Special Kind of Caring"