All sessions take place beginning on Friday, 12:00 Noon through Saturday, 4:00 pm from April 2020 to November 2020 at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1706 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901.

April 17 & 18
May 8 & 9
June 12 & 13
July 17 & 18
August 14 & 15
September 18 & 19
October 16 & 17
November 6 & 7

Participants must be at least 18 years of age, have a disability or be the parent of legal guardian of a child with a developmental disability*, a Delaware resident and commit to attend all Partner in Policymaking sessions. We seek diverse applicants of varied ethnic backgrounds and from all regions of the state.

PDF icon  Delaware_2020_Partners_in_Policymaking_Application (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

More information can be found at

Volunteers Needed for Statewide Emergency Exercise!

Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
An emergency exercise is being held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at two different locations.
  • Registration is required for one-hour time slots between 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
  • Please register for as many time slots as you can.
  • There are two locations, please register for one of the two locations (Newark and Dover).

DPH Volunteers Needed for Public Health Emergency Responsor Flyer 2019 (Adobe Acrobat Required)

More Info at–Stage–Store–RSS–Site-and-Point-of-Dispensing–POD–Exercise-.html?soid=1110442875156&aid=1grJRAd36eY.


Additional information from Loretta Sarro, ODHH: This is an exercise to test the state’s plan to deliver emergency medication due to an outbreak or event.  They need two people, who are Deaf, to go through the line and receive the empty bottle of the medication on Saturday, September 28th.   I will be there all day.  If you are interested in being volunteer, please call Beth MacDonald at email: or (302) 223-1355. Or, I will be happy to explain it to you through videophone: 302-504-4741 before you decide to be a volunteer.

FREE Flu Shot Events – Onsite ASL Interpreters

** 2 Events/Locations below **

Ages 9 and up for these events

Date/time:   October 4th     from 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Location:  Porter Service Center
                 508 W 8th St
                 Wilmington, DE 19801                  


Drive thru event

Date/time:  October 8th     from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location:   DEL DOT   
                  Transportation Circle
                  Old Bay Road
                  Dover, DE


Thanks to DHSS and Loretta Sarro, ODHH for sharing the news.