Carmel Hamlet, NY Hospice Care

Since 1983, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has dedicated itself to provide both comfort and compassion for the terminally ill, or for people who have recently lost a loved one. Over the past 35 years, our mission has been to arrange palliative, pediatric, and inpatient hospice care in Danbury for Carmel Hamlet families and individuals.

Our services are available to you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We want to provide dignity, peace, and compassion for each patient and their families that we work with.

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

Inpatient Hospice

RHC offers accommodations for patients from all over the state with our private suite hospice center in Danbury, CT. We provide patients and their families with comfort and exceptional amenities.

Palliative Care

Our friendly staff provides compassionate pain and symptom management through specialized medical care and treatments, and it is our goal to make patients as comfortable as possible.

Pediatric Care

Providing expert medical care and nurturing support for infants and children diagnosed with terminal illnesses, we offer both support and comfort for the children who are battling terminal illnesses.

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 Carmel Hamlet

For over 30 years, our dedicated staff here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has supported patients and families in the Carmel Hamlet area. We provide emotional, physical, and spiritual guidance for all of our patients. We can offer quality hospice and palliative care both in the comfort of our in our inpatient facility.

After many years of careful planning and consideration, we have gone forth with building Connecticut’s first and only, state-of-the-art, private suite hospice center – our Center for Comfort Care and Healing, located in Danbury, CT.

It is our honor to open our home to those in need; the doors to our beautiful facility are always open.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

At Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, you’ll receive 24/7 care and support. The Center for Comfort Care and Healing is here for you.

For each of our patient’s needs, we designed individualized custom care plans. Our staff consists of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aids, and trained hospice volunteers to provide special services, including occupational and speech therapy.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We strive to provide families and patients with comprehensive care. We treat everyone with kindness, compassion, and respect while they receive their end-of-life care. By combining symptom and pain management techniques, we can help create a better quality of life for our patients.

 Comfort Versus Curative

We strive to improve our patients’ quality of life. Our hospice services should be considered when a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less has been determined, or if a child is suffering from an advanced illness. We are here to help both the patient and their family through this difficult time.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
There are many different people who can refer patients to us, including physicians, friends, family, clergy members, and other health care agencies. You can refer one through our simple online form.

Hospice is Affordable
The Regional Hospice and Palliative Care accepts the majority of private insurances, including Medicare and Medicaid. For this reason, care for our Carmel Hamlet patients is affordable.

 

Inpatient Hospice Care

For some, staying at home to receive hospice care is no longer an option. This is where we step in with our quality inpatient services. At our Inpatient Hospice Center in Danbury, we accommodate our patients and their families while providing top medical care and respecting each patient’s wishes.

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)

Making our patients feel at home is important to us. Access to comfort food is a great way to feel even more relaxed while staying in our facility. Our chef, Jonathan LeFebvre, and his kitchen staff are ready to create something delicious for you and your family.

fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

Our staff at Regional Hospice is here to provide assistance and guidance; from pregnancy to remembrance. Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs have helped families in Carmel Hamlet go through this experience.

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

Outside of Regional Hospice and Home Care Center

We are Here to Support You – Learn More

Since 1983, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has helped families throughout the Carmel Hamlet area.  Our compassionate staff makes it their mission to treat both patients and families with kindness and respect. Contact us to learn more.