Carmel, NY Hospice Care

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been proud to serve those in the Carmel area who are suffering from life-limiting illnesses find comfort and peace. We offer our patients in-patient hospice care located in Danbury.

Our staff will treat your loved one with dignity, care, and love 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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

Inpatient Hospice

Accomodations 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 expert staff provides compassionate pain and symptom management through specialized medical care and treatments with the goal of reducing our patients current pain levels and improving their quality of life.

Pediatric Care

Expert medical care and nurturing support for infants and children diagnosed with terminal illnesses, supporting you and your loved one with prenatal and pediatric hospice care.

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

For over 30 years our dedicated staff here at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has supported patients and families in the Carmel 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 inpatient facility.

We carefully planned and built Connecticut’s only private suite hospice center, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing. We treat each patient with kindness and respect while staying with us.

After years of helping patients reduce their pain and symptoms, we can now provide the same quality service in our new facility.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

At Regional Hospice and Palliative Care we provide round the clock care and attention to our patient sin need. The Center for Comfort Care and Healing is available to you.

Physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers follow customized care plans based off of patients pain management needs and personal wishes. We also provide special services such as speech, physical and occupational therapy when needed.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We take pride in our connection between staff members and our patients. 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.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
TThere are many different people who can refer patients to us, including physicians, friends, family, clergy members, and other health care agencies. Your loved one will be admitted to us under the direction of a physician.

Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private health insurances, taking out the stress of providing quality hospice care for your loved one.

Inpatient Hospice Care

For some patients, hospice care is most convenient in our state-of-the-art facility. We understand the level of comfort staying at home brings, but receiving quality end-of-life care is sometimes necessary. Let our staff located in Danbury, CT provide you and your loved one with only the best treatment and care while sticking to their personal plan and 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 with 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

We provide physical, emotional, and spiritual support to our families who have babies that are diagnosed with an advanced illness or have passed. Our staff is here to provide assistance and guidance from pregnancy to remembrance. Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs have helped families in Carmel go through this experience.

Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care can help provide instruction on caring for your baby at home, connect you with experienced healthcare professionals, and give you a community resources for further support.

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

For over 30 years Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has helped families throughout the Carmel area. Our compassionate staff treats our patients with kindness and respect. Reach out to us for more information on our services.