Westchester County, NY Hospice Care

A distinguished nonprofit hospice provider since 1983, Regional Hospice walks alongside Westchester County 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― benefit from our in-patient 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 Westchester County.

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Palliative Care

With specialized medical care for those with accelerated illnesses, patients can receive relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness.

Pediatric Care

Expert medical care and nurturing support for infants and children diagnosed with terminal illnesses.

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 Westchester County?

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. Westchester County 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

The Regional Hospice Center caters to you. The Center for Comfort Care and Healing, Regional Hospice provides high quality hospice care services are available around the clock.

The Regional Hospice center is where patients decide they no longer want to go through curative treatments that are difficult and painful, or that require them to go into a hospital. Patients may also want to stay home and spend time with those they love while staying in a familiar space.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity
We strive to give our patients the highest quality of life possible, while also providing their family with emotional and spiritual support.Each Westchester County patient is treated with care, respect, and dignity while we work to manage their pain and symptoms.

Comfort Versus Curative
Our hospice care when a terminal prognosis of 6 months or less is presented to your loved one, or if a child is suffering from a life-limiting illness. Our expert staff will treat you and your loved one with only the best care and support during their time with us.

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Though anyone can request our hospice services, patients are admitted under a doctor’s orders, and are often referred by a hospital, clergy, family, friend or other home care agency. We offer an online hospice referral form on our website.

Hospice is Affordable
We make sure hospice is affordable for those who need it. At Regional Hospice we accept most major private insurance such as Medicare and Medicaid.

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

Families who have a baby with a terminal illness or have died should consider our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Programs. During your time of grief, we will support you with guidance and healing. We can accompany families throughout the journey of pregnancy, labor, birth, life and remembrance.

You can expect visits by experienced healthcare professionals, helpful instruction on caring for your baby at home, and further assistance in connecting with local Westchester County resources. Our Pediatric & Perinatal Hospice Care is here to help you throughout the entire process.

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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We are Here to Support You – Learn More

We have been proud to serve patients in the Westchester County area since 1983 here at Regional Hospice. Our dedicated staff helps you and your loved one manage pain and receive only the best service when it comes to end-of-life care. Please reach out to us with any questions.