A Plumas Community Hospice Volunteer Recognition event was held at the home of Russell and Beth Reid the evening of May 31. Each volunteer shared received a crystal Guardian Angel pendant in recognition of their work.
Plumas Community Hospice is a local nonprofit organization that provides support and comfort to families and their loved ones as they complete their final chapter of life with dignity and compassion. It has about a dozen volunteers who each spend a few hours a week providing care. Trainings are usually held in the spring in conjunction with Sierra Hospice. The local hospice organizations include Sierra Hospice, serving Chester and the Almanor Basin; Honey Lake, Susanville; Plumas Community, Greenville to Quincy; and the areas from Spring Garden to Portola, including Graeagle, are served by Truckee Meadows.