Addressing Coronavirus

On behalf of Sussex County Health Coalition’s Board of Directors, Executive Director and Staff we wanted to share our plans regarding the growing concerns with regard to the Coronavirus, and the recent State of Emergency issued by our Governor on March 12th.  One key point we took from Governor Carney's emergency declaration was his recommendation to cancel non-essential public gatherings of 100 people or more, to prevent community spread of the coronavirus.

As a Health Coalition, our first priority is always the safety and health of our partners and our community.  Our leadership team has been closely monitoring the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization statements regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). READ MORE

Drug Free Sussex Initiative Mini Grants - Apply Now
Event must include Prescription Drug Prevention and Opioid, Drug & Alcohol Prevention Awareness including vaping information targeted for ages 12 to 25 years old. Developmental Asset information should be utilized when appropriate and if your organization does not have materials then can be requested from SCHC. For large projects serving over 100 the cost of materials will need to be factored into the proposal.