New Milford Visiting Nurse & Hospice



New Milford Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, formed in 1918 during the worldwide flu epidemic, is a non-profit health care agency dedicated to providing quality home care, Hospice and public health services. Our home care and Hospice programs are Medicare Certified and State of Connecticut licensed. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance and direct payment for services. 

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As a non-profit organization, we are committed to bringing exceptional health care into your home. Our mission is to maintain and improve quality of life for those we serve through the delivery of home healthcare, palliative care, hospice and community health services in the Greater New Milford area.


Chief Executive Officer

Kerri Ann Brinckerhoff RN, MSN

Chief Financial Officer

Evelyn Abraham

Board of Directors

George Barth, MD
Elizabeth Dunn
Vice President
Cheryl Bakewell
Jean Robinson

Luis Abella
Randy DiBella
Peter Hurlbut
James Polito
Jeff Kilberg
Heidi Capodanno


Jamie Brinckerhoff
Mariana Dossantos
Regina Fay
Darlene Glover
Kathy Johnson
Kathy Leier
Stephanie Notaro
Theresa Peterson
Sue Stratman

Clinical Leadership

Stephanie Coffey
Jessica Hubbard
Tricia Peburn

Companions, Homemakers & Health Aides

Debbie Buczek
Cynthia Collins
Patricia Failla
Peggy Ford
Jean Hanlon
Jodi Hofmann
Alexis Mace
Heidi Sabia

Nurse-Family Partnership

Kerri Ann Brinckerhoff
Kathy Leier
Melissa Smith


April Bowen
Heather Bshara
Jill Hart
Karen Hunter
Brenda Kimberly
Amy Maier
Darrah Marcinko
Sue Miranda
Megan Robbins
Dustin Salzberger
Danielle Sheehan
Lyn Sullivan
Joanne Tiebout-Douglas

Therapists &
Social Workers

Shelby Baumer
Kathleen Boyce
Mary Daly
Claire Dejesus
Jay Feder
Jill Franco
Tricia Gantert
Stacey Gaudenzi
Mary Giarratano
Jennifer Kolwicz
Laura Koski
Dawn MacNutt
Lucy McInerney
Jeff Moreira
Debra Neeb
Bob O’Keefe
Devon O’Neill
Genevieve Pelliciari
Thomas Pelliciari
Stacie Perachi
Christin Ross-Espinal
Rev. Christopher Sakis
Catherine Vlasto


Deborra Andersen
Bill Bachrach
Vicki Cook
Carolyn Critelli
Deborah Rose                       Dempster
M. Lisa Fox
Patricia M. Fraley
Shirley Howe
David Jaquith
Mary V. Lee
Tami Lee
Helen Manizaa
Susan Medlar
Ellen Mullane
Joe Mustich
George Ogno
Ala Penda
Anne Ranson
Melissa Schipul
Nancy Steinman
Sue Sterling
Donna Sullivan
Larry Tripp

VNA Home

Nichole Brant, Director Roel Brennan Kelsey Collins

Why New Milford vna & hospice


New Milford VNA & Hospice has been recognized by Home Care Elite as a top home care agency in the United States. To be considered in this annual recognition program for Medicare-certified agencies, we are measured for quality of care and patient experience, quality improvement and consistency, and financial performance measures.


As a not-for-profit organization, we are committed to providing quality home care, hospice and public health services to people who reside in Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Danbury, Gaylordsville, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Fairfield, New Milford, New Preston, Roxbury, Sharon, Sherman, Southbury, Warren, Washington, Washington Depot and Woodbury.