A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside West Haven 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 West Haven.
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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. West Haven 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.
Knowing that our patients pain doesn’t abide by normal business hours, our services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Regional Hospice have help those in need either at their home or in ours at the Center for Comfort Care and Healing.
Our entire staff, made up of nurses, physicians, aids, volunteers, chaplains, and social workers work together to create and follow individualized care plans for each patient. They focus on managing symptoms and reducing pain that may accompany their illness. We also offer speech, physical, and occupational therapy to our patients.
Compassion, Peace and Dignity
By supporting our patients, providing reputable medical care, and creating lasting bonds between patient and caregiver, our hospice care is truly unbeatable. We put our patients needs above all else, tailoring treatment plans and respecting their personal wishes.
Comfort Versus Curative
We can provide our reputable hospice care when a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less is determined, or when a child is battling the effects of a life-limiting illness. We care for each patient with love and respect.
A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Anyone in need of end-of-life care can request our hospice care. A doctor’s referral is not required, though patients will be admitted under a physician. Friends, family, agencies, or hospitals can refer patients to us, we even have an online referral form for easier access.
Hospice is Affordable
Hospice should be affordable for all. That’s why our quality hospice care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most private health insurance companies.
Our quality Home Hospice Care comes to you whether you live at home in West Haven, an assisted living facility, or skilled nursing home.
Commonly Asked Questions
For some patients in need of hospice care they will receive our services at a nursing home or facility who is under contract with Regional Hospice. We have trained volunteers available to take over for caregivers who can run errands, share special skills and hobbies, and provide care and compassion no matter the condition or circumstance.
If you find your loved one struggling to take care of themselves at home after being diagnosed with an advanced illness, our Inpatient Hospice Center in Danbury may be an excellent option. We provide our patients quality medical care along with state-of-the-art accommodations. Our patients wishes are always kept in mind while treating them, personalizing each and every treatment plan.
The Center for Comfort Care and Healing offers:
Chef Jonathan LeFebvre spends his time creating gourmet meals for our patients and their families in our Danbury location. We take pride in offering quality care for our community, and do so through our meals as well.
For West Haven families whose babies and children have been diagnosed with a terminal condition we offer nurturing support and care through our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs. Find comfort from medical, emotional, and spiritual care while we maintain a high level of respect and love with our youngest patients.
Through our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice program families with babies and children diagnosed with terminal illnesses can find support and comfort. We can provide you with top health professionals and connect you with local support groups.
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Patients throughout the West Haven area have been coming to Regional Hospice since 1983 to receive exceptional hospice care. With a variety of care options we can accommodate anyone who is diagnosed with an advanced illness. Reach out today to learn more.