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The Connecticut Hospice

Always the first. Still the best.

Care You Need, When and Where You Need It

We offer a continuum of care from home or facility care through inpatient care at our beautiful waterfront hospital in Branford.

This flexible approach helps patients and families choose the location of care that best supports their needs.
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Outpatient Palliative Care Clinic

Our "Stand by Me" palliative care program offers outpatient treatment at our new outpatient palliative care clinic, as well as in homebound patients' homes and assisted living facilities.

Get Palliative Care

Have Questions?

Call Our Admissions Staff 24/7  (203) 315-7540

We Have Answers

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Want to speak with a volunteer who has personal experience with hospice services?
Request a Call

How Can We Help?

The First Hospice In America

As America’s First Hospice, we are nationally recognized as experts in advanced palliative care, and we are the ONLY hospice institution accredited by the Joint Commission. Learn more about how we set the national standard for hospice and palliative care.

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Accessible Care

94% of our revenues come from Medicare and Medicaid. As a not-for-profit organization, we are committed to delivering high-quality, holistic services to our diverse communities.

Learn more about the inclusive Medicare Hospice Benefit for eligible patients.

Care Coverage

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Become a Volunteer

Become a volunteer and work alongside Connecticut Hospice staff members in our Branford in-patient facility, and in homes across Connecticut.

Careers at Hospice

Connecticut Hospice offers opportunities for growth that include a range of clinical and administrative positions ranging from compliance & risk management to registered nurses to assistant directors of home care.

Please Support Us

As a not-for-profit, we depend on generous donors to help us provide customized services and therapies that aren’t completely covered by Medicaid, Medicare, or private insurance. 

Please make a gift to help us sustain the highest standard of care.

Donate  Online

Contact Admissions

Admissions may be scheduled seven days a week.
Call our Centralized Intake Department: (203) 315-7540.

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