A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside New Britain 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 New Britain.
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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. New Britain 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.
We strive to provide exceptional hospice care to our New Britain patients, whether in-home or at our beautiful facility, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing, Regional Hospice is Connecticut’s top choice in end-of-life care with 24 hours a day, 7 days a week services.
Physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers are staffed to help patients manage pain and make sure our patients are as comfortable as possible. For those in need of further services we offer speech, occupational, and physical therapy as well.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Working closely with your loved one, we will focus on pain and symptom management while getting them the best quality of life they can achieve. We always treat our New Britain patients with sincere compassion, peace.
Comfort Versus Curative
Hospice becomes an option when an individual is presented with a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less, or when a child is diagnosed with a life-limiting illness. Our services and facility are here to provide your loved one with the necessary means to maintain the highest quality of life.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Regardless of age or illness, anyone can request hospice care. Typically a hospital, clergy member, family member, friend, or other home care agency will refer your loved one to us, under the advice of a physician. We offer an online hospice referral through our website for another convenient way to request our services.
Hospice is Affordable
Hospice care is paid for by Medicare, Medicaid and most private health insurances, allowing your loved one to receive the best possible care.
Whether you live at home, an assisted living residence or a skilled nursing facility, Home Hospice Care will come to you.
Commonly Asked Questions
We work closely with nursing homes and assisted living facilities who are contracted under Regional Hospice, and have experienced volunteers who can relieve caregivers when needed and provide companionship and comfort to your loved one.
What would make your loved one feel the most comfortable and cared for? For some it’s staying at home while for others they find it best to come stay at our Inpatient Hospice Center located in Danbury, CT. We tailor each patients course of treatment to their symptoms and wishes, making sure to make them feel as comfortable as possible.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
Keeping up with our goal to provide only the best care for our patients, we invite you to indulge and enjoy gourmet meals prepared by Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his staff. Food has a way of bringing people together and creating positive experiences, and we are glad to have such a beloved chef on our team.
Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Program provides emotional, physical, and spiritual support to our New Britain families whose babies have a terminal illness or have passed. Our trained and compassionate staff will be with you throughout the journey and will continue to help in any way possible.
Our healthcare professionals who specialize in perinatal care will assist you and your baby in our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care program, giving you techniques and advice on caring for your baby at home, along with connecting you to local community programs.
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Regional Hospice has comforted and treated New Britain patients with life-limiting illnesses since 1983. We are proud to care for and support our patients and their families during this difficult time, contact us today to learn more about our services.