Pound Ridge, NY Hospice Care

A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside Pound Ridge 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― benefit from our in-patient 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 Pound Ridge.

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Palliative Care

Our palliative care aims to reduce pain and provide relief. Each patient has a care plan designed specifically to meet their needs. We work with you to figure out what will provide you with the most comfort and ensure your best quality of life. ​

Pediatric Care

It is extremely difficult when a child is diagnosed with a life shortening illness. We are here to provide Pound Ridge families with 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 Pound Ridge

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. Pound Ridge 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 are proud to offer continuous care, seven week. Regional Hospice is provides round the clock care  at your place of residence in Pound Ridge or at our in patient facility in Danbury, CT.

a great staff of experienced professionals here at Regional Hospice. They are ready to craft a healthcare plan specifically to meet your needs. Our staff works with you to figure out what therapies, regimens, and treatments are right for you.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We understand how difficult of a time your family may be going through. Regional Hospice is here to support and care for you and your love ones throughout this journey

Comfort Versus Curative
We aim to provide the highest level of comfort and best quality of life when in our care. Families may consider hospice when a loved one has been given six months or less to live.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
You or your loved one do not need a doctor’s referral to receive hospice care. A family member or anyone in your Pound Ridge community may refer you. There is a section on our website where you can easily fill out a referral form online.  

Hospice is Affordable
It is possible to receive great care at an affordable price. Infact, most insurances now cover hospice care.

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

We have been helping Pound Ridge families with perinatal and pediatric care for three decades. Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs offers support in whatever capacity it is needed: physical, emotional, or spiritual. We are here to provide care and resources to families who have a child that has been diagnosed with or that has passed away from a terminal illness.

 

Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Program staff will not only provide exceptional care, but will also assist you in finding community resources in Pound Ridge.

 

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

We are Here to Support You – Learn More

We have been providing patients with compassion, dignity, and peace for over thirty years. Regional Hospice is here to support you and your loved ones through this difficult process. We seek to give each individual their best possible quality of life. Please reach out to us if you or a loved one is suffering from a terminal illness.