We understand that these are difficult times and are committed to providing our members with the necessary resources to help you through the challenges you face in the coming weeks. The following are links to valuable resources.
Our chapter has numerous members that are experts in specific areas (i.e. legal, HR, accounting, insurance) and can help you address questions and concerns you might have. We recommend reaching out to our associate members for their expert advice. Visit the Member Directory on our website
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ABC members can help during crisis
During this time of crisis, ABC members are asking how they can help. Here are a couple of different initiatives.
ChristianaCare is partnering with Delmarva Power to reach out to the community for medical equipment donations for all of the healthcare providers in Delaware for the caregivers and the community during this unprecedented time.
ABC Delaware and DC in partnership with ChristianaCare and Delmarva Power are reaching out to you regarding support for much needed medical related donations. ChristianaCare is accepting donations of the following unused items from the community to help support our caregivers and our community in this unprecedented time:
- All types of unused protective face masks, especially N95 masks.
- Protective suits and medical scrubs.
- Goggles, safety glasses and face shields.
- Cleaning and sterilizing solutions and wipes.
- Medical gloves.
- Digital and disposable thermometers.
- Hand sanitizers.
For details about the donation locations in Delaware and details please reference:
To keep volunteers and donors safe, people bringing donations should pack the items into the trunk of their car and pull into the donation line. Please leave windows up and do not get out of your car. A volunteer will unload the items.
All volunteers at the site are advised to practice social distancing by keeping at least six feet apart. Anyone who is experiencing flu-like symptoms should not come the donation site. Thank you for any support you can provide to our caregivers and our community.
Supporting State of Delaware affiliates
The state is accepting donations of cleaning supplies and medical equipment, or Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), to be redistributed to critical and emergency operations across the state in response to COVID-19. Additionally, donations of these supplies can be made directly to local hospitals and nursing homes.
The state is accepting small donation drop offs at donation sites, which are open 8 am – 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday, in the Environmental Health Field Services Offices operated by DPH. Locations can be found here: https://dhss.delaware.gov/dhss/dph/ofclocations.html#ehfso
The following items are needed:
- Simple Green Pro. 5 Sanitizer
- Hand Soap
- Hand sanitizer
- Gloves (latex and non-latex)
- Sanitizing solution and tablets
- Masks (N-95, surgical, etc.)
- Face Shields/Eye Protection
If you have additional items for donation, or large quantities to supply or donate, please visit the "Community Call to Action" at https://coronavirus.delaware.gov and submit your offer through the "I Can Help" portal, or email HSPcontact@delaware.gov
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Last updated June 3, 2020