A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside Greater Fairfield County patients and their loved ones enabling those in our care to focus on what matters: living fully when facing life-limiting illness. Patients of all ages―from babies to adults―in private homes, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities in four Connecticut counties benefit from our services. Our Danbury Center for Comfort Care & Healing is the first residential hospice center of its kind in Connecticut, offering all the comforts and amenities of home to patients throughout Greater Fairfield County.
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Since 1983, Regional Hospice has provided care choices for terminal patients and their families during the sacred end-of-life transition. Our Center for Comfort Care & Healing is the first hospice residence of its kind in Connecticut and is available to anyone in the U.S. Greater Fairfield County residents benefit from 24/7 clinical care in private suites with screened in balconies, wood furnishings and chef-prepared custom meals. The Center replicates the comforts of home, where loved ones can focus on quality time together.
Whether inside your Fairfield County home or our Danbury facility, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing, Regional Hospice offers comprehensive round the clock care.
We design customized care plans for each one of our patient’s needs. We also provide special services such as occupational and speech therapy. Our staff consists of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We understand that this is a difficult time for families. We make sure to provide care and support during your difficult time treating you and them with compassion, peace and dignity they deserve. We work with symptom and pain management that allow end-of-life patients to achieve live their last days with dignity.
Comfort Versus Curative
Consider hospice when there is a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less, (a disease that has run its normal course) or if a child is suffering from a life-limiting illness. Consider giving them hospice services so they can live their remaining days pain-free.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Anyone may request hospice care. A patient may be referred by a hospital, clergy, family, friend or other home care agency and will be admitted under a physician’s direction. An online hospice referral can be conveniently completed through our site.
Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and a majority of private health insurance, which allows you to worry about your loved one and not about any financial issues.
We’ll bring our services to you. Wherever you reside – your home, assisted living residence or skilled nursing facility you will be cared for with respect.
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Your hospice care may include trained volunteers who are available to give caregivers a break, provide companionship, and run errands, Our Regional Hospice staff and volunteers are happy to bond and share special skills with our patients.
For end-of-life care, if your Fairfield County home is not the best option, what would make you and your loved ones feel most cared for and comfortable? The Center provides patients and their families options for the highest quality hospice care away from home, while supporting their personal needs and respecting their individuality in our Danbury Inpatient Hospice Center.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
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. Food is an excellent way to feed the soul, we hope to connect with our patients by offering this special and personal service.
Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs provides physical, emotional, and spiritual support for Fairfield County families whose babies have been diagnosed with a terminal condition or have died. For families whose babies or children have been diagnosed with a terminal illness, or have passed, we can offer our care from pregnancy to remembrance.
This service provides patients with expert Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care.We offer expertise in perinatal care, instruction in caring for babies at home, and assistance with additional community resources.
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Regional Hospice has been dedicated to providing comfort and compassion for those with life-limiting illness and loss since 1983. We are here to help and support families and their loved ones in Fairfield County. Call us today to begin the journey today.