For 35 years, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has provided a safe and nurturing environment for the terminally ill and others who are close to death. We administer in-home hospice care throughout Seymour. Inpatient Hospice Care is offered at our Danbury location. We also offer palliative and pediatric care.
We provide tender, loving and dignified care for your relatives who need to be cared for at the end of their life. We are available at any time, every day of the week.
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Since 1983, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has been providing caring, end-of-life services to our Connecticut community. Our services have provided care and comfort to families all across the state, while supporting their families emotionally and spiritually.
We are now pleased to welcome patients into the Center for Comfort Care and Healing in CT, the states first and only private suite hospice center. We made sure to give each room a beautiful view so patients can enjoy their time even more with their family.
Not only have we provided exceptional quality for in-home hospice care for 35 years, we are now able to care for your loved ones in our space, too.
Whether inside your Danbury home or facility, or at our home, the Center for Comfort Care and Healing, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care provides exceptional, convenient, hospice care services around the clock.
Different people including physicians, social workers, chaplains, registered nurses, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers help patients follow individualized health care plans designed for pain management and symptom control. They also work to maintain special services such as speech, physical and occupational therapy.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We support you and your loved ones during your difficult time treating you and them with the compassion, peace and dignity they deserve. We work with symptom and pain management that allow end-of-life patients to achieve new goals and improve the quality of life.
Comfort versus Curative
Hospice care should be considered when a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less is made, or if a child is suffering from a terminal illness. Our entire staff works closely together to provide a comprehensive plan of care for your loved one.
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. Conveniently you can refer an individual through our website.
Hospice is Affordable
Medicare, Medicaid and many private health insurances cover hospice care, which allows you to provide them with safe and exceptional care.
Whether your loved one lives at home, in assisted living or in a skilled nursing facility, Home Hospice Care will come to you and accommodate your needs.
Commonly Asked Questions
Your hospice care may include hospice Care in a skilled nursing/assisted living facility under contract with Regional Hospice and Palliative Care. We also have a supportive staff of trained volunteers who are available to give caregivers a break, provide companionship, run errands, or share special skills including music and integrative/complementary therapies.
For end-of-life care, if your Seymour 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, We are happy to offer patients our Inpatient Hospice Center located in Danbury, CT. The Center provides quality amenities to both the patient and their family.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
Gourmet meals are available for whatever you crave. Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his kitchen staff often become beloved members of a family because his window is always open for requests, and food is a universal language that nurtures warmth and friendship.
Our Palliative Home Care Program offers specialized medical care and treatments that allow people to live more comfortably with relief from the symptoms and pain of an advanced illness.
Palliative Home Care offers:
We incorporate several different aspects into our Palliative Home Care program, all designed with the patient in mind. We consider pain management, necessary treatment, and other approaches to develop better quality of living.
The Palliative Home Care Program works in collaboration with the care of physicians while allowing patients to actively seek specialized treatments. This program, for patients who are homebound and who have a skilled need, is especially helpful when symptoms are difficult to control.
Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs provides physical, emotional, and spiritual support for Seymour families whose babies have been diagnosed with a terminal condition or have died. We can accompany families throughout the journey of pregnancy, labor, birth, life and remembrance.
Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care combines the access to expert healthcare professionals, with special instruction on caring for your baby at home. We can also provide information on local resources for our Seymour families to reach out to.
We Assist With:
For the past 35 years, Regional Hospice and Palliative Care has dedicated itself to support Seymour families and their loved ones in one of the most difficult times of their lives. A life-limiting illness is not easy to deal with, and we give them compassion and love for their remaining days.