COVID-19 Resources for Families
School-Based Health Centers
Due to school closures, School-Based Health Centers are closed at this time. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. If you have a mental health emergency, please call the Child Priority Response 24 Hour Crisis Line at 800-969-4357. For medical concerns, contact your primary care provider or visit a Medical Aid Unit. (Please call before visiting.) If you have a question for your School-Based Health Center provider, please send a text message to 302-285-9661. You will receive a reply within 24 hours when texting this line during normal business hours from 8 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.
Healthy Minds Newsletter
BSD's Behavior Support Team created a newsletter to help parents navigate this difficult time. We hope you find it useful.
Parent Support Resources
These resources from the Department of Education may provide guidance on mindfulness, social/emotional learning, and calming strategies for families.
Statewide COVID-19 Testing Plan
Beginning March 23, Delaware health systems are operating standing health facility test sites, where staff will test individuals who have been evaluated by a medical provider and have symptoms consistent with COVID-19. A physician order or prescription is required for testing. Please click here for more information.
The CDC has published guidance for individuals to determine if they should be tested.