Briarcliff Manor, NY Hospice Care

Life-limited patients and their families have been receiving comfort, care, and compassion from Regional Hospice and Palliative Care since 1983. Expect superior in-patient hospice care and superior palliative care and pediatric care in our Danbury location.

It’s our honor to provide all patients kindness, peace, and respect they deserve in their last days. We offer specialty care and treatment services 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

Do you have a question? Reach out, we can help.

Inpatient Hospice

Inpatient hospice care is offered at our newly opened, state of the art Inpatient Hospice Care Center in Danbury, which has private suites, family accommodations, and gourmet meals made specifically for loved ones and their families.

Palliative Care

Our multidisciplinary approach to palliative care offers life-limited patients with advanced illnesses relief from pain symptoms and treatment for mental and physical stress.


Pediatric Care

We also offer prenatal and pediatric hospice care for babies and children. Our goal is to assist families and loved ones with their day to day challenges and provide patients a better quality of life.

Our Patients’ Stories

Beverly Dieringer

The qualities that she adored about White Ironstone China could also be said of her: she is strong, practical, and has a classical elegance.

A Very Special Visit

Victor Clarizio, visited Pegasus Therapeutic Riding, which was a day to remember for Victor and all the people who love and care for him. Read more about this meaningful day.

In Memoriam to Karl

Karl was an amazing individual who helped so many in the community.  He was a tireless and unassuming advocate for the charitable causes he believed in.

Who We Are and Why We Serve Briarcliff Manor

Starting in 1983, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has provided exceptional end-of-life care to Briarcliff Manor patients and has supported their family members. Our specialty care and treatment help many hospice patients have a better quality of life. The same care will be provided to patients confined to a nursing home or assisted living facility.     

No matter if your location is in a skilled nursing home or assisted living residence, we strive to give our patients the experience of tranquility and respect they deserve at the end of their lives. We give phenomenal emotional and spiritual support to families to help them through this hard time in their lives.

We are also pleased with our newly constructed private suite Hospice Center in Danbury, CT. This Center for Comfort Care and Healing is state of the art, and loved ones and families can expect comfort, kindness, and remarkable care. Hospice patients require care and comfort away from their home and the Center for Comfort Care and Healing in Danbury offers this through private suites and various other family accommodations.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides care and treatment to patients 24 hours of every day, 7 days a week no matter your location. Our team at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care consists of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides, and trained hospice volunteers devoted to personalizing treatment plans that are designed to meet the individual needs of our patients. Treatment plans consist of pain management, symptom control, speech therapy, physical therapy, and occupational therapy.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Providing compassion, peace, and dignity to all hospice patients with superior care and treatment is our goal, which allows for a better quality of life in their final days and weeks.

Comfort Versus Curative
When patients are diagnosed with a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less or a child is diagnosed with a life-limiting illness, they need compassionate, specialized hospice care and treatment. Regional Hospice and Palliative Care gives this specialized care patients need with comfort.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Referrals are not necessary with Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. All patients who reach out for our hospice will be accepted and are cared for by one of our physicians. Want to submit an online referral? This can be done on our website.

Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care and treatment are covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most health insurance plans. This usually brings comfort to many families when trying to provide their loved ones with all the kindness, care, and comfort they need in their final days.

Inpatient Hospice Care

Is in-home care is not suited for your loved one? We are proud to offer inpatient hospice care at our new Center for Comfort Care and Healing located in Danbury where patients are provided with superior care away from home and their specialized needs are met.

The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:

  • 12 private suites
  • A Multitude of Amenities

  • Accommodations for family overnight stays

  • Gourmet Meals

  • Emotional & volunteer support.

  • 24/7 Palliative-care-trained medical physicians and APRNs

  • Complementary therapies (massage, Reiki, music & Pet Partner program)

Gourmet meals are prepared by Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his devoted culinary team and offered to hospice patients and their families. Patients welcome him as a beloved family member because he is dedicated to both end-of-life patients and their families

fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

The focus of our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs is on Briarcliff Manor families with babies or children diagnosed with life-limited illnesses. Physical, emotional, and spiritual support to all can be found in care plans. Our team is dedicated to assisting loved ones and family members through all steps from pregnancy, labor, and birth, to life along with loss and remembrance.

The specialized Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice treatment plan includes routine healthcare visits and perinatal support and provides families with instructions on proper care for terminally ill babies or children in their Briarcliff Manor home. We also can assist you with various other community resources.

We Assist With:

  • Prenatal support

  • Childbirth education and preparation

  • Developing customized birth plans to establish personal desires and needs

  • Coordinating discharge of baby to home, when appropriate

  • Creating cherished keepsakes and photographs

  • Preparing for memorial services and funerals

  • Facilitating support groups for parents, siblings, and others

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Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has offered excellent and specialized care, comfort, treatment, and compassion to patients with life-limiting illnesses starting in 1983. We know this is a challenging time, so we provide comfort, compassion, and guidance to family members. For more information about Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, our treatment options, or to learn about our in-patient Hospice Care Center in Danbury, contact us today.