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Outpatient Palliative Care

Stand By Me

As pioneers in accredited palliative care, Connecticut Hospice understands the challenges and complexities of managing life-threatening illnesses.

Our "Stand by Me" palliative care program is designed to prioritize your comfort, care, and support.
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Relief Without Delay

You shouldn't endure unnecessary suffering from symptoms of disease or treatment. Our devoted team of physicians and healthcare professionals is readily available to provide relief at our outpatient clinic, or to homebound patients in their homes, or within assisted living facilities.

Connecticut Hospice responds promptly to calls for assistance, offering 24/7 support. We understand the urgency of your needs and can swiftly schedule in-person visits with our full-time Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, ensuring expert symptom management and counseling on disease management options within days, not months.

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What Patients Receive

  • Personalized plans of care aimed at managing pain, symptoms, and side effects, allowing primary and specialty doctors to concentrate on treatment
  • Expert medical care and comprehensive pain management strategies
  • Our physician team coordinates care with your current medical providers
  • Clear, comprehensive counseling on medical conditions, treatment options, and potential outcomes
  • Effective pain management and symptom control, leading to reduced emergency room visits and hospital admissions
  • Accessible medical staff for support, Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, with after-hours phone support available
  • Community health workers support seeking out community resources designed to aid both patients and their families

Compassionate Care, Wherever You Are

We bring comfort, care, and compassion to you, wherever you may be. "Stand by Me" – because you don't have to face it alone.

Call today to schedule an appointment: 203-315-7540
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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.

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Contact Admissions

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

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