New Haven, CT Hospice Care

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

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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

Your loved one’s will be provided with many benefits, ranging from gourmet meals to care and therapy sessions, all located within our state-of-the-art private suite hospice center located in Danbury CT.

Pediatric Care

While the experience of having a baby or child diagnosed with a terminally ill condition is one of the worst experiences, we will support you at all times

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 New Haven

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 Haven 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

Whether at your house or facility in New Haven, we provide you and your loved ones with exceptionally nonstop hospice care.

All of our staff, ranging from physicians to social workers, to registered nurses to hospice care aids, and from chaplains to trained volunteers, have followed various care plans that are destined to meet all patient needs. Several of these plans include, but are not limited to are, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech therapy.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity

You and your loved ones deserve the most when it comes to compassion, peace, and dignity during these turbulent times. We treat various symptoms and pains, which can allow end-of-life patients to achieve their goals enjoy savor the moments.

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
Hospice Care at Regional Hospice is for anyone at any age. Please fill out the online referral through the following hospice referral form on our site to get started.

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 New Haven

Our doors are always open, and we will come to aid of you and your loved ones during these tough times, no matter where you live.

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.

Those who have previously sought hospice care from us in New Haven have been provided hospice care in a skilled assisted living facility. Not only do we have caregivers to help and support your loved ones, but we also have specially trained volunteers who will provide companionship, run your errands, and even share special skills, ranging from music to integrative and complementary therapies.

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Inpatient Hospice Care

If your home in New Haven isn’t the best option for your loved one, where else would they go? If you are interested in a place that provides the highest quality of hospice care from home, and ensures that your loved ones feel very well cared for, then our Danbury center. is the place for you and your loved one. With supporting your personal needs and individuality, The Center provides patients and families multiple options for highest quality of hospice care possible.

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, along with his kitchen staff, always have their windows open, paving the way for warmth and friendship thanks to the many gourmet meal requests they receive.

fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

At Regional Hospice, you and your children will receive the best physical, emotional, and spiritual support from New Haven families. We support you throughout the whole experience, from pregnancy to labor, and from birth to remembrance.

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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We are Here to Support You – Learn More

For 35 years, Regional Hospice has been passionate about providing comfort and compassion for those who are terminally ill. Not only that, we also help and support the families in New Haven whose loved one goes through their battle. We highly encourage you to reach out to us.