Gaylordsville, CT Hospice Care

A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside Gaylordsville 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 Gaylordsville.

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Home Hospice

No matter the age, health status, or support you provide for your loved one, we strive to providing outstanding hospice care.

Inpatient Hospice

We provide our Gaylordsville patients with top care and gourmet meals at our world-renowned hospice center located in Danbury. Our patients receive therapy and medical care in our private suites.

Pediatric Care

Emotional, physical, and spiritual support for Gaylordsville families who have children suffering from advanced illnesses. We offer both 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 Gaylordsville?

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. Gaylordsville 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.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

We provide compassion and comfort for our Gaylordsville patients inside our beautiful center or in the comfort of their own home. We extend our services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers work closely together, following each patients individual care plan based off of their pain and symptoms. Some patients may undergo speech, physical, or occupational therapies for further help.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Take comfort in knowing that our entire staff will treat you and your loved one with compassion, peace, and dignity. We tailor our treatment plans to each patient allowing them to reach new goals while maintaining a certain level of comfort and quality of life.

 Comfort Versus Curative

We want your patient to receive the best treatment possible, and to enjoy every moment in life. We want you and your loved one to feel as special as possible.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
A hospital, family member, friend, home care agency, or clergy member can refer a patient to us, though anyone can request our services. Each patient is admitted to us under a doctor’s orders, and we offer an online referral form for your convenience.

Hospice is Affordable
Our Hospice Care is affordable for anyone who wishes to be referred. With high quality care, a lot of health insurances are covered by Medicare.

Home Hospice Care in Gaylordsville

Home hospice care at your convenience, at your Gaylordsville home, nursing home, or assisted living facility.

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.

Sometimes our Gaylordsville patients find themselves receiving hospice care in a facility or nursing home that has a contract with Regional Hospice. We have trained volunteers on hand when caregivers are in need of a break. These volunteers are able to provide companionship to their patients, run errands, and even share special skills such as playing music.

Family in park

Inpatient Hospice Care

For end-of-life care, if your Gaylordsville home is not the best option, what would make you and your loved ones feel most cared for and comfortable? We maintain a high level of quality and care, striving to make you and your loved one feel right at home, conveniently located in Danbury, CT. 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)
Gourmet meals are available for whatever you crave. Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his kitchen staff often become beloved members of a family because his kitchen is always open for requests.
fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs offer comfort and strength to Gaylordsville families whose babies and children are suffering from advanced illnesses. We understand this can be a very overwhelming time for both your child and entire family. We offer emotional, spiritual, and physical support.

Assisting with additional community resources, caring for babies at home, and perinatal care, are just several of the practices our healthcare professional team excels in.

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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Since 1983 Regional Hospice has helped thousands of patients throughout the Gaylordsville area find relief from their pain and symptoms after being diagnosed with an advanced illness. We not only help our patients, but provide needed support for their families as well. Reach out today to learn more about our services.