Gift Shop

The Auxiliary gift shops, located at both the New Britain General and Bradley Memorial campuses and at the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, offer a variety of items for patients and visitors.


What you can find at our gift shops

A variety of fresh & artificial flowers, cards, balloons, candy, and gifts are always available. New items and special pricing are available during the different seasons and around the holidays.

Please call the Auxiliary Gift Shop in New Britain for special deliveries to patient rooms.


  • Designer style costume jewelry
  • Watches
  • Earrings-including Silver Forest
  • Bracelets
  • Necklaces
  • Alex and Ani (New Britain and the Cancer Institute)


  • Willow Tree
  • Stuffed animals, toys, dolls
  • Wall and table accent items
  • Baby gifts
  • Books - signed by local authors
  • Reading & magnifying glasses


  • Scarves, hats, mittens & gloves
  • Jackets & vests (seasonal)
  • Skirts & shirts
  • Slippers
  • Handbags


  • Camille Beckman
  • Naked Bee

For the safety of our patients and colleagues with allergies, latex balloons are not allowed in the hospital. Mylar balloons are acceptable.

Flowers are not allowed in some areas of the hospital. Please check with our staff prior to bringing flowers to a patient or having them delivered.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Gift Shops

  • The Wishing Well Auxiliary Gift Shop

    at New Britain General Campus

    Tel: 860.224.5260
    Mon & Fri: 10am to 3pm
    Tue, Wed, Thu: 10am to 7pm
    Every other Sat & Sun: 10am to 2pm
    *Please note, hours may be subject to change

  • Auxiliary Gift Shop

    at Bradley Memorial Campus

    Tel: 860.276.5026
    Mon and Fri: 9am to 6pm
    Tue, Wed and Thu: 9am to 4pm

  • Simple Comforts Gift Shop

    at Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute

    Tel: 860.696.4910
    Mon - Fri: 10am to 4pm
    Free Parking

The Auxiliary is proud to donate funds from gift shop proceeds to support The Hospital of Central Connecticut’s programs, services, and areas of greatest need.

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