About Hospital for
Special Care

Hospital for Special Care (HSC) is, a private, not-for-profit 228-bed rehabilitation long-term acute and chronic care hospital, widely-known and respected for its expertise in physical rehabilitation (including outpatient rehabilitation), respiratory care and medically-complex pediatrics. Special programs for spinal cord injuries, pulmonary rehabilitation, cardiac care, acquired brain injuries, stroke, ventilator management and geriatrics, make HSC an important regional resource for patients with special healthcare needs.

We are a Saint Francis Care Affiliated Post-Acute Care Network Provider. Learn More.

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Hospital for Special Care provides a full spectrum of medical treatment for complex rehabilitation and chronic disease for both children and adults. Our bright, modern hospital is set amid a campus of walking paths and flower gardens. It is augmented by a range of outpatient rehabilitative services. For people with disabilities, Hospital for Special Care has made a special commitment to assure that they strive to achieve their fullest physical and recreational potential.

Jun 10, 2014 Senator Joe Harper Loses 450 Pounds During Weight Loss Journey As a Result of Hard Work and Determination
Harper credits Hospital for Special Care for achieving success without surgery;Helps hospital launch “Harper Fund for Autism” fundraiser NEW BRITAIN...
Apr 1, 2014 Hospital for Special Care Launches “Spectrum of Kindness” to Foster a Better Understanding of Autism and the Faces Behind the Numbers
Invites public to support Autism Awareness Month by sharing inspirational stories and acts of kindness WHAT:  In light of the recent report...
Mar 3, 2014 Hospital for Special Care Accepting 2014 Scholarship Applications
Will offer five scholarships to Greater New Britain area students pursuing degrees in nursing, healthcare and computer sciences NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (...
Nov 23, 2017 Chip’s Thanksgiving Benefit Breakfast
Chip’s Thanksgiving Benefit Breakfast Start your Thanksgiving Day off with family, friends and Chip’s as we help to support Hospital for Special Care. 100% of proceeds will be donated to The Autism Center at Hospital for Special Care. Location: Chip’s of Wethersfield, 1301 Silas Deane Hwy, Wethersfield.
Nov 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day Benefit Breakfast
Nov 28, 2017 Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Support Group
For caregivers and individuals living with IBM Location: Special Care Research & Education Center: 370 Osgood Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053 (Please use the Corbin Avenue driveway) Contact: Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW, bscalabrini@hfsc.org, 860.612.6316
Apr 13, 2018 8th Annual Dr. Marie Gustin Professional Excellence Conference
8th Annual Dr. Marie Gustin Professional Excellence Conference This year’s conference titled, Inter-professional Healthcare Innovation: Bringing the Buzz Words to the Bedside will take place April 13, 2018 at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville, CT. New this year is an Innovation Competition. Registration coming soon. Contact Jeanne Thomas at jthomas@hfsc.org for more information.