MEDICAL SUPPLY DONATIONS IN HIGH DEMAND AS DELAWARE BATTLES CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
Wilmington, DE – In partnership with ChristianaCare, the Delaware Blue Coats are reaching out to fans regarding support for much needed medical-related donations.
ChristianaCare has opened more donation sites to receive donations of medical supplies to help protect health care workers. See a list of supplies and sites here: https://t.co/NEAlloI3Gg #netDE pic.twitter.com/mN6EUVok3B
— ChristianaCare (@christianacare) March 31, 2020
Christiana Care is accepting donations of the following unused items from the community:
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
Digital and disposable thermometers
iPads – To donate iPads, please clear the security and data first. You can follow these instructions to clear security and data: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201351
You can drop off these items at the following locations:
110 West Market Street, Newport. This site will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, March 30 through Saturday, April 4.
Westown Movies at 150 Commerce Drive, Middletown, DE. This site will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, March 30 to Wednesday, April 1.
College Square Shopping Center at 115 College Square, Newark, DE. This site will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 1 through Saturday, April 4.
Village at Elkton Shopping Center at 801 East Pulaski Highway, Elkton, MD. This site will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1 through Saturday, April 4.
If you are dropping off supplies at any ChristianaCare donation site, please include the details of your donation on this form and send it to the Office of Development, ChristianaCare, 13 Reads Way, Suite 203, New Castle DE 19720 or email Doreen.Dixon@ChristianaCare.org.
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 to donation sites.
Please reference the Christiana Care COVID19 website to donate online HERE.