A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside Southbury 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 Southbury.
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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. Southbury 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.
Our unsurpassed hospice care can be received at your home in Southbury, or at ours at the Center for Comfort Care and Healing, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our entire staff here at Regional Hospice is here to provide your loved one with love, respect, and compassion.
With an entire team of dedicated nurses, physicians, social workers, chaplains, aids, and trained volunteers working together, we create customized treatment plans for each patient. Based off of their pain, symptoms, and condition we can also offer certain therapies like speech, physical, and occupational.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
Let us support your loved one throughout their end-of-life care with dignity, respect, and care. Each of our caregivers understands that human connection with patients is just as important as quality medical care. We work closely with your loved one to ensure their needs and wishes are being met.
Comfort Versus Curative
Our hospice care should be considered when a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less is made, or when a child is diagnosed with a terminal illness. We provide each and every patient with comfort and pain management techniques to help reach their highest quality of life.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Patients can be referred to us by anyone, though they will be admitted to us under the direction of a physician. Friends, family, agencies, clergy, or hospitals can refer a patient, we even offer an online referral form for your convenience.
Hospice is Affordable
Continue to provide your loved one with only the best end-of-life care knowing that it is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most private health insurances.
Home Hospice Care travels to you wherever you live, whether you’re at your Southbury home, nursing home, or assisted living residence.
Commonly Asked Questions
Patients can receive our patient-centered care from a nursing home or facility under contract with Regional Hospice. We have trained volunteers who can perform daily tasks like running errands or sharing special skills, and can add to your loved ones hospice care.
Sometimes those suffering from advanced illnesses can’t live on their own in their Southbury home. We provide quality care and treatments for those who wish to stay with us in our Inpatient Hospice Center located in Danbury. We can help keep patients comfortable and offer them exceptional amenities like gourmet meals and access to massages and Reiki.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
Led by our beloved chef, Jonathan LeFebvre, we are devoted to feeding each and every patient with gourmet meals made with love and expertise. We believe in creating comfort for our patients in every aspect of living, and exceptional food helps us achieve that goal.
The in-patient care is only located in the Danbury location.
Our Pediatric and Perinatal Hospice Programs allow Southbury families to seek help not only medically but emotionally and spiritually as well. Children who are suffering from a life-limiting illness can find comfort from our loving caregivers. Let us help you navigate this difficult time with respect, peace, and compassion.
Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice care is more than just providing you with top healthcare professionals, we go beyond the physical care and help you emotionally, connecting you to local community resources for further support.
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Regional Hospice has helped those in the Southbury who are diagnosed with a terminal illness live out their days with comfort and dignity. We believe in patient oriented care, customizing each person’s treatment plan. Reach out to one of our knowledgeable staff members today to learn more.