Nanticoke, collecting medical supply donations

SEAFORD – Businesses and individuals from all over Delaware are helping medical professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Through an organized effort, Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and are requesting donations of these items from businesses or community members who have supplies that they do not currently need.

Members of the community are not being asked to purchase new items for donation.

The following unused items are needed:

• 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 sanitizer

• Disposable stethoscopes

Donations can be made Thursday, April 2 through Saturday, April 4 at Delaware Teen Challenge Thrift Store located at 22941 Sussex Highway in Seaford. The donation site will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For other donations of items to Nanticoke outside of this event, contact Nanticoke at 302-536-5386. 

Helpful Coronavirus links

Delaware Division of Health Coronavirus Page
CDC: About the Coronavirus Disease 2019
CDC: What to do if You Are Sick
Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
AP News Coronavirus Coverage
Reopening Delaware: Resources for Businesses
Delaware Phase 2 guidance

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