Woodbridge, CT Hospice Care

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

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Home Hospice

No matter the age, health status, or support you provide for your loved one, we strive to providing outstanding hospice care.

Inpatient Hospice

Your loved one’s will be provided with many benefits, ranging from gourmet meals to care and therapy sessions, all located within our state-of-the-art private suite hospice center located in Danbury CT.

Pediatric Care

We provide support and comfort for Woodbridge CT families going through the process of having a child who has died or has been diagnosed with a terminal illness.

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 Woodbridge?

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. Woodbridge 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

We provide compassion and comfort for our Woodbridge patients inside our beautiful center or in the comfort of their own home. We extend our services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We design customized care plans for each one of our patient’s needs. We also provide special services such as occupational and speech therapy. Our staff consists of physicians, registered nurses, social workers, chaplains, hospice care aides and trained hospice volunteers.

Compassion, Peace and Dignity

We support you and your loved ones during your difficult time treating you and them with the compassion, peace and dignity they deserve. We work with symptom and pain management that allow end-of-life patients to achieve new goals and improve the quality of life. 

Comfort versus Curative

We want your patient to receive the best treatment possible, and to enjoy every moment in life. We want you and your loved one to feel as special as possible.  

A Doctor’s Referral is Not Necessary
Anyone may request hospice care. A Woodbridge patient may be referred by a hospital, clergy, family, friend or other home care agency and will be admitted under a physician’s direction. For your convenience, a referral can be made through our website.

Hospice is Affordable
Our Hospice Care is affordable for anyone who wishes to be referred. With high quality care, a lot of health insurances are covered by Medicare. 

 

Home Hospice Care in Woodbridge

Our doors are always open, and we will come to aid of you and your loved ones during these tough times, no matter where you live.

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.

Sometimes our Woodbridge patients find themselves receiving hospice care in a facility or nursing home that has a contract with Regional Hospice. We have trained volunteers on hand when caregivers are in need of a break. These volunteers are able to provide companionship to their patients, run errands, and even share special skills such as singing or telling jokes.

Family in park

Inpatient Hospice Care

For end-of-life care, if your Woodbridge home is not the best option, what would make you and your loved ones feel most cared for and comfortable? The Center in Danbury provides patients and their families options for the highest quality hospice care away from home. The Center provides state-of-the art equipment to all of our patients and families.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)

Gourmet meals are available for whatever you crave. Chef Jonathan LeFebvre and his kitchen staff often become beloved members of a family because his kitchen is always open for requests.

fully furnished room

Perinatal & Pediatric Care

At Regional Hospice, you and your children will receive the best physical, emotional, and spiritual support from Woodbridge families. We support you throughout the whole experience, from pregnancy to labor, and from birth to remembrance.

Assisting with additional community resources, caring for babies at home, and perinatal care, are just several of the practices our healthcare professional team excels in.

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

Regional Hospice is devoted to providing families with comfort and compassion for those with life-limiting disabilities and loss. We are available to provide support for Woodbridge families and their loved ones. Please reach out to us.