Waccabuc, NY Hospice Care

Since 1983, the highly experienced, skilled and compassionate team of specialists here at the Regional Hospice Center has been providing superior end-of-life care to our Waccabuc patients and to those patients throughout New York.  Located in Danbury, Connecticut, our state of the art facility provides in-patient hospice care as well as palliative and pediatric care to all our patients.

We strive to work closely with all our Waccabuc patients and their families to help them not only understand but manage their feelings and emotions.  Our specialists extend the respect deserved by all our patients in their final days

For more information about our center, contact one of our team members today.

Inpatient Hospice

An innovative, state of the art facility located in Danbury, our hospice center is equipped with both private suites and other accommodations for the family members of our patients.  We also provide loved ones and their families with gourmet meals as part of our award-winning in-patient hospice care and treatment.


Palliative Care

At Regional Hospice we also offer interdisciplinary treatment plans and options for our Waccabuc patients who have been stricken with life-limiting and advanced terminal illnesses.  Our entire staff is steadfast in providing the support needed by our patients to handle all their physical discomforts as well as their mental and emotional challenges.

Pediatric Care

Further to the services we offer here at Regional Hospice, we take a great deal of pride in the pediatric care we provide to those terminally ill child patients in Waccabuc. We provide high quality prenatal and pediatric hospice care and strive to help every patient and their family members deal with the many challenges they face on this difficult journey.

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 Waccabuc

Here at the Regional Hospice Center we have been offering the highest quality end-of-life care to not only our Waccabuc patients but to thousands of other patients as well since 1983.  We are determined to help our patients to enjoy a better quality of life by providing specialized care and treatment options that are specific to their individual needs.

Here at Regional Hospice, our experienced specialists are proud of our private suite hospice center in Danbury, CT which has often been recognized as the Center for Comfort Care and Healing.  Our staff is diligent in providing all our Waccabuc patients with the comfort and personalized care they need.

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Why Choose the Regional Hospice Center

At the Regional Hospice Center in Danbury, Connecticut, we offer 24/7 care and treatment to patients.   

Our highly reputable team of dedicated physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides, and trained hospice volunteers, are among some of the absolute best in the field and are steadfast in providing our patients with the highest quality personalized treatment options that meet their individual needs.  Treatment options we offer our patients can include pain management, symptom control, speech therapy, and physical and occupational therapies.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity

We understand full well the plethora of emotions that occur during this very difficult time in your lives which is why our team of professionals are dedicated to providing your loved ones with all the support, peace of mind and comfort they deserve.  We offer customized treatment options that are designed to help end-of-life, terminally ill patients improve their overall quality of life, find peace and maintain their dignity in their final days.

Comfort Versus Curative

We also provide personalized in-patient hospice care to child patients 6 months old and younger and are dedicated to providing them with the utmost comfort they need every step of the way.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary

There is no doctor’s referral needed for patients to be admitted into our Hospice Center.  All individuals checked into the center will be placed under the care of one of our dedicated hospice physicians.  Referrals can be made on our site if need be. .

Hospice is Affordable

A comforting aspect for many is the simple fact that hospice care is covered or your loved ones by most private health insurance plans as well as Medicare and Medicaid plans which is sure to provide you with the peace of mind you need to know that your loved ones will receive all the specialized hospice care and treatment they need.

Inpatient Hospice Care

At the Danbury Regional Hospice Center our team works to provide the highest quality care to all of our Waccabuc patients and their family members who find themselves away from home.  We are confident that you and your loved ones will find comfort and a sense of peace at our state of the art facility as our team strives to provide all the needs of your loved ones.

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)

Here at the Regional Hospice Center we are especially proud of our Chef, Jonathan LeFebvre and his culinary team that are committed to providing gourmet meals to all of our Waccabuc patients and their families. Chef LeFebvre is welcomed as a beloved family member by many of our patients and their families because of his endless compassion, commitment and ongoing dedication to our terminally ill patients and their families.  

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Perinatal & Pediatric Care

Pediatric and Perinatal Hospice Programs are also provided here at Regional Hospice Center for our Waccabuc families who have infants and children that have been diagnosed with terminal illnesses.  These high-quality programs give focus to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of our patients. From pregnancy, labor and birth to life, misfortune and remembrance, our team of dedicated specialists stand alongside all our patients every step of the way.

 

Our Pediatric and Perinatal Hospice care and treatment options combine medicinal services with visits and continued support for all our patients.

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

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The award-winning team of dedicated professionals here at the Regional Hospice Center in Danbury, Connecticut, take a great deal of pride in our high-quality care and treatment options we offer all our Waccabuc patients.  With the highest degree of respect, our team of compassionate specialists are steadfast in not only treating all those Waccabuc patients who suffer with life-limiting illnesses but supporting their family members as well. Since 1983 we have been striving to provide a better quality of life for our terminally ill patients in their final days.