Visiting Nurses Association Northwest will kick off an eight-week training course for hospice volunteers April 7.

The sessions will meet Thursdays from 1 to 4 p.m. through May 26 at the VNA office, 607 Bantam Road, Unit F, Bantam.

The VNA Northwest serves several towns in Northwest Connecticut, including New Milford, Kent, Warren and Washington.

For more information and registration, call 860-567-6000.