Your commitment to Delaware families has remained steadfast during these very uncertain times. We know you have been faced with many challenges, but you continually rise to the occasion. Below is key contact information to help you throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

For Questions on COVID-19 Cases and Cleaning Protocol:

  • If a child or employee tests positive for COVID-19, contact the Division of Public Health at 1-888-295-5156 or to discuss next steps. Facilities with positive cases should contact DPH for cleaning guidance specific to their facility.
  • If you are an emergency child care site that needs help with cleaning supplies or equipment please fill out the supply form. You can also email


Questions about payment?

For general questions about the state’s enhanced reimbursement please reach out to Tina Shockley at For questions specifically related to payment processing, please email

The purpose of the funding is to help child care facilities to continue to pay staff and purchase supplies to meet the additional restrictions and requirements.


News and Information to Help Child Care Programs


Stats on COVID-19

For more data on Delaware COVID-19 cases including demographic breakdowns, go to My Healthy Community