Trumbull, CT Hospice Care

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

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Home Hospice

Regional Hospice offers in home hospice care to provide the most convenience for our patients. If you are currently residing in an assisted living home, nursing facility, or other location, our services can accommodate.

Inpatient Hospice

To better serve our Trumbull patients, Regional Hospice developed the very first private suite hospice center for Connecticut. We are located in Danbury, CT, complete with therapeutic programs, and professionally prepared meals.

Pediatric Care

Our goal with every service is to provide support for both the patients and loved ones, and this extends to our pediatric care. For young children, babies, and their families, we are by your side with the whole care process.

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 Trumbull

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. Trumbull 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

For all of your needs and accommodations, Regional Hospice is here by your side. We offer our exceptional service and professional team members for our in-home, in-patient, palliative, and pediatric care. In addition to this, our service are available around the clock, 24/7.

We work our hardest to provide you with the best care and support at all times. We incorporate teams of professional and hard working individuals, including physicians, nurses, chaplains, and properly trained volunteers. They work together to help our patients manage pain, control symptoms, and progress through their various therapy programs.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
This sensitive time can be With all of our provided services, Regional Hospice also provides emotional support. This can be difficult times for our Trumbull patients and loved ones, which is why we always support with the utmost empathy, understanding, peace, and dignity, including helping out patients achieve improved qualities.

Comfort Versus Curative
We encourage our potential patients or family members to consider hospice care with a terminal prognosis, typically of 6 months of less. If you have a child who is enduring a chronic and lasting illness, hospice is also a valuable option.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
We provide our Trumbull patients with an online hospice referral through our website. This allows for a convenient and timely request, especially since a doctor’s referral is not necessary for Regional Hospice.

Hospice is Affordable
Our commitment is to our patients and their loved ones at all times, and this includes financial support. Hospice care is covered by most private health insurances, as well as other plans such as Medicare and Medicaid.

Home Hospice Care in Trumbull

Wherever you are located throughout Trumbull, CT or whatever residency, Regional Hospice is here to serve you.

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.

When working with outside of For our Trumbull patients who are living in a skilled nursing facility or an assisted living home, we establish a comfortable and trusted contract through Regional Hospice. This allows for the visitation and care of our properly trained hospice volunteers. These individuals can provide companionship for our patients, help with various therapy programs, and also provide a break for hard working caregivers.

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Inpatient Hospice Care

At the time of these life-limiting illnesses, hospice care in your Trumbull home is not always the easiest or best option. That’s why we offer our Regional Hospice inpatient care through our Center for Comfort Care and Healing. The Center, located in Danbury, CT helps both our patients and family members feel comfortable, with full program support and treatment plans.

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)

A special aspect of our Center for Comfort Care and Healing are the professionally prepared meals. Our in-house chef, Jonathan LeFebvre, works with his exceptional kitchen staff to provide our patients with delicious, nourishing, and warm meals. Our chef keeps an open request for recommendations for our patients.

fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

For young children and babies in the Trumbull, CT area, our perinatal and pediatric care can provide the necessary support. Our programs help with terminal diagnosis, as well as loss. We stand by our families to provide full support during the entire process, including pregnancy, labor, birth, and even remembrance.

To help best care for your little loved ones, we incorporate visits from healthcare experts with specialization in perinatal care. They can provide the necessary instruction and care for your baby or child.

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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For the individuals and families of Trumbull, CT, Regional Hospice is here to serve you. We provide support, comfort, and peace for our patients at end-of-life times, helping them feel comfortable and improve quality of life.