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Croton Falls, NY Hospice Care

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care since 1983 has been providing the utmost comfort, care and compassion to life-limited patients and their families.  We offer in-patient hospice care along with quality palliative care and pediatric care to Croton Falls from our Danbury center.  

We take a great deal of pride in providing care and comfort to all our patients in their final days, and affording them compassion, peace and dignity they are so deserving of.  We provide all our specialized patient care and treatment 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

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Inpatient Hospice

For families who choose not to engage in home hospice care, we take pride in our newly constructed and newly opened Inpatient Hospice Care Center in Danbury. The Center is state of the art and is equipped with private suites, accommodations for family members and gourmet meals prepared especially for loved ones and their families.

Palliative Care

The palliative care provided to our life-limited patients offers patients relief from various pain symptoms along with treatment for both mental and physical stress

Pediatric Care

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care also provides the highest quality prenatal and pediatric hospice care for babies and children. It is the prime goal of our team of professionals to help families and their loved ones with their many challenges and help provide a better quality of life to patients. ​

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 Somers

For over 35 years, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been providing the highest quality end-of-life care to our many Croton Falls patients.  Additionally, we provide support to their family members. Having helped thousands of patients enjoy a better quality of life, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has earned a spot at the top of the charts for our specialized hospice care and treatment. 

Our newly constructed private suite Hospice Center located in Danbury, CT – the Center for Comfort Care and Healing has proven to be not only state of the art, but a favored treatment option for many families looking for comfort, compassion and superior care for their loved ones.      

The Center for Comfort Care and Healing in Danbury provides all the care and treatment needed by hospice patients away from home and the comfort and compassion needed by family members.   

Volunteers

Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides our superior care and treatment to patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week regardless of a patient’s location.          

The dedicated team of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers at Regional Hospice and Palliative Care work closely with personalized treatment plans that are designed to meet the individual needs of our hospice patients.  The treatment plans typically include pain management, symptom control, speech therapy, physical therapy and occupational therapy as well.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Providing compassion, peace and dignity to all our hospice patients in their final days and weeks is the primary goal of all our staff members in conjunction with the outstanding care and treatment that affords patients a better quality of life.     

Comfort Versus Curative
A terminal prognosis of 6 months or less or a child diagnosed with a life-limiting illness is certainly devastating news for any family.  Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides loved ones and family members with the care and comfort they need at this time in their lives.         

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
There are no referrals required for Regional Hospice and Palliative Care.  All patients are admitted and placed under the care of one of our physicians.  You can submit online referrals on our website if you choose.

Hospice is Affordable
Medicare and Medicaid, along with most private health insurance plans cover the cost of hospice care and treatment.  This coverage makes it much easier for family members to provide their loved ones with all the compassion, care, and comfort they need in their final days.  

Inpatient Hospice Care

We proudly offer inpatient hospice care to patients at our newly opened Center for Comfort Care and Healing in Danbury.  At the Center we provide patients with the highest quality care away from home and it is our goal to meet all their individual needs as well.    

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)

Chef Jonathan LeFebvre together with his dedicated culinary team provides gourmet meals for hospice patients and their families.  Chef LeFebvre is a welcomed addition to nearly every family at the center and is committed to improving the quality of life for end-of-life patients and their families.        

fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs provide our Croton Falls families who have babies or children diagnosed with life-limited illnesses, with physical, emotional and spiritual support.  Our dedicated team strives to help your loved ones and your family members every step of the way from pregnancy, labor, and birth, to life and even loss and remembrance.

Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice treatment plans typically consist of routine healthcare visits and perinatal support and also provides families with instructions on how to properly care for their terminally ill babies or children in their Croton Falls home.  Our staff also provides help with a variety of other community resources.

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

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Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been providing the highest quality of care, comfort, treatment and compassion to life-limited patients since 1983.  We also provide much needed comfort, compassion and guidance to family members faced with so many challenges each day. For more information about Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, our treatment plans, our 24/7 services or to find out more about our Danbury in-patient Hospice Care Center contact a member of our dedicated team today.