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Brookfield, CT Hospice Care

Our caring and compassionate staff has been assisting those with life-limiting illnesses since 1983. We provide our patients and their loved ones in-home or in-patient hospice care, along with palliative and pediatric care to those throughout the Brookfield area. Providing end-of-life care to those in need is our top priority, and we do so with love, respect, and compassion 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, located in Danbury, CT.

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Home Hospice

We can provide hospice care for you or or loved one at their home, assisted living residence, or nursing facility throughout the Brookfield area. We take a well-rounded approach with our care, offering patients emotional, spiritual, and medical support.

Inpatient Hospice

With Connecticut’s renowned private suite hospice center in Danbury, CT, we treat your loved one exactly how you would, with gourmet meals, comfortable accommodations, and expert medical care.

Palliative Care

We offer specialized medical care for our patients, combining a balance of medical, spiritual, and emotional support to help relieve pain and stress that accompany their advanced illness.

Pediatric Care

We provide compassionate care for families and their children who are diagnosed with terminal illnesses. We offer both prenatal and pediatric hospice care, supporting you and your family throughout your time with us.

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 Brookfield

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has provided patients all throughout Connecticut, including those right here in Brookfield, with quality end-of-life care. We have helped thousands of patients since 1983 find comfort and peace during this difficult time. We offer support, peace, and respect to you and your family member.

We were proud to build Connecticut’s one and only advanced private suite hospice center, Center for Comfort Care and Healing in CT, and continue to offer our patients only the utmost care.

We now are pleased to invite you and your families into our home, after decades of successful in-home hospice care.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

Here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care we uphold high standards of care and respect no matter where we treat your loved one. Whether inside their Brookfield home, or at ours at the Center for Comfort Care and Healing, we take pride in providing each and every patient with high quality hospice care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Each of our certified and qualified physicians, nurses, social workers,chaplains, hospice care aides, and trained volunteers follow customized care plans that are tailored to each patient and their needs. We take their pain and symptom management into consideration along with any needed services like physical or occupational therapy.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Our entire staff will review each patients goals for this stage of their lives and provide them the support, compassion, and respect that they deserve. We use a comprehensive approach to our care plans, treating them physically, mentally, and emotionally when needed.

Comfort Versus Curative
Our mission is to provide you and your loved one with comfort during their final stages. Hospice care should be considered when there is a terminal diagnosis of 6 months or less, or if a child is enduring pain from a life-limiting illness. Our beloved staff is here to assist in every aspect of the end-of-life stage.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Our hospice care is open to all, and anyone can request our services. Some patients are referred to us by friends, family members, or other medical facilities and will be admitted to us under a physician’s direction. We also have an online hospice referral that can be filled out and completed on our website.

Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and a majority of private health insurances, which allows you to worry about your loved one and not about any financial issues.

Home Hospice Care in Brookfield

Whether you live right in Brookfield, or are in the surrounding area you can receive our exceptional services at your home, assisted living facility, or nursing home.

Commonly Asked Questions

  • Many diagnoses are considered: Alzheimer’s and related dementias, pulmonary and cardiac diseases, and cancer.
  • Hospice Care is a covered benefit under Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurances.
  • Special services like speech, physical and occupational therapy are available when needed.
  • Our support line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for symptom management; medications and equipment as well as emotion and spiritual support.

Some of our patients receive our hospice care through a skilled nursing or assisted living facility that is contracted under Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. We have trained volunteers available to take over for caregivers when they are in need of a break. Our volunteers are happy to run errands, provide certain therapies, and spend quality time with their patients.

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Inpatient Hospice Care

We understand each patient has different needs and circumstances, and sometimes staying at home just isn’t an option anymore. We have a staff devoted to caring for each patient here at our Inpatient Hospice Center in Danbury, CT. Individuals in need of hospice care from all over come to us knowing they will receive high quality accommodations.

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)

Let our beloved chef Jonathan LeFebvre become a part of your family like he has done with so many in the past. You can request customized meals that are always made with love and quality ingredients. Our gourmet food is just another way that we care for our patients.

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Palliative Care for Brookfield Residents

With a successful Palliative Home Care Program our patients can live more comfortably and find some relief from varying symptoms through specialized medical care plans. No matter the illness one of our skilled staff members can provide services and care to help.

Palliative Home Care offers:

  • Nursing care to meet a skilled need for a serious or chronic illness
  • Pain and symptom management
  • Emotional and spiritual support for both patients and families through social workers and clergy
  • Other services like speech, physical and occupational therapy when needed

Our Palliative Home Care is an option for those with advanced illnesses that combines pain and symptom management with other forms of treatment in order to obtain the highest quality of life for the patient.

Coordinating care with physicians and other medical professionals, our patients receive specialized treatments with the Palliative Home Care Program. For those who are homebound or have specific needs this program can prove extremely useful in helping to manage their symptoms.

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

We support all of our Brookfield patients throughout their journey with us. Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Program focuses on a multitude of services including physical, emotional, and spiritual support during this difficult time. For families whose babies or children have been diagnosed with a terminal illness, or have passed, on we can offer our care from pregnancy to remembrance.

Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care involves visits from dedicated healthcare professionals who have experience in perinatal care. They can help care for babies at home and can connect you and your family with community resources in the Brookfield area.

We Assist With:

  • Prenatal support
  • Childbirth education and preparation
  • Developing individualized 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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We are Here to Support You – Learn More

Here at Regional Hospice and palliative Care we are dedicated to our Brookfield patients who put their care in our hands. We have been providing compassionate hospice services to those with terminal and life-limiting illnesses since 1983 and take pride in everything we do. Not only do we care for our patients but we extend our love and services to their families as well. Call us today to begin the journey of your loved ones hospice care.