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Bayhealth Partners with Delaware Libraries to Support Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Delaware Libraries | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2021

All babies born at Bayhealth to receive first Imagination Library book WILMINGTON, Del.— Governor John Carney and the Delaware Division of Libraries announced on Wednesday that Bayhealth has partnered with Dover and Milford Public Libraries to ensure all babies born at Bayhealth Hospitals, as well as any eligible patients of Bayhealth Pediatrics in Milford, are […]




Governor Carney, DPH, DEMA Announce Expansion of COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2021

State of Delaware focusing efforts on reaching vulnerable, underserved 65+ Delawareans WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney, the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH), and the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) on Tuesday announced an expansion of Delaware’s COVID-19 vaccination program with a statewide focus on vaccinating Delawareans in underserved, minority communities. Over the last two weeks, […]




Governor Carney, DPH, DEMA Announce Community COVID-19 Testing Sites

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, January 29, 2021

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney, the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH), and the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) announced the list of community testing sites throughout Delaware next week. Testing locations listed below include pop-up and Curative trailer sites, as well as community sites hosted by New Castle County and Henrietta Johnson Medical Center. “We’ve vaccinated more than 92,000 […]




ICYMI: Governor Carney Presents Fiscal Year 2022 Recommended Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021

Plan focuses on rebuilding economy and reserves, investing in education and environment WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor Carney on Thursday presented his Fiscal Year 2022 Recommended Budget virtually, sending the General Assembly a plan that will make important investments in rebuilding Delaware’s economy, investing in public schools, and preserving our environment. Click here to download Governor […]




Governor Carney, Legislators Announce Bills to Make Opportunity Funding Permanent, Expand K-3 Special Education

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021

Opportunity Funding targets state resources for English learners and low-income students; funding will reach $60M annually by FY2025 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and members of the General Assembly on Thursday announced legislation to increase funding and classroom-based support for low-income students, English learners, and young Delaware students with special needs. Senate Bill 56, sponsored […]







  Category: Office of the Governor


Bayhealth Partners with Delaware Libraries to Support Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Delaware Libraries | Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2021

All babies born at Bayhealth to receive first Imagination Library book WILMINGTON, Del.— Governor John Carney and the Delaware Division of Libraries announced on Wednesday that Bayhealth has partnered with Dover and Milford Public Libraries to ensure all babies born at Bayhealth Hospitals, as well as any eligible patients of Bayhealth Pediatrics in Milford, are […]




Governor Carney, DPH, DEMA Announce Expansion of COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2021

State of Delaware focusing efforts on reaching vulnerable, underserved 65+ Delawareans WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney, the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH), and the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) on Tuesday announced an expansion of Delaware’s COVID-19 vaccination program with a statewide focus on vaccinating Delawareans in underserved, minority communities. Over the last two weeks, […]




Governor Carney, DPH, DEMA Announce Community COVID-19 Testing Sites

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, January 29, 2021

WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney, the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH), and the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) announced the list of community testing sites throughout Delaware next week. Testing locations listed below include pop-up and Curative trailer sites, as well as community sites hosted by New Castle County and Henrietta Johnson Medical Center. “We’ve vaccinated more than 92,000 […]




ICYMI: Governor Carney Presents Fiscal Year 2022 Recommended Budget

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021

Plan focuses on rebuilding economy and reserves, investing in education and environment WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor Carney on Thursday presented his Fiscal Year 2022 Recommended Budget virtually, sending the General Assembly a plan that will make important investments in rebuilding Delaware’s economy, investing in public schools, and preserving our environment. Click here to download Governor […]




Governor Carney, Legislators Announce Bills to Make Opportunity Funding Permanent, Expand K-3 Special Education

Governor John Carney | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021

Opportunity Funding targets state resources for English learners and low-income students; funding will reach $60M annually by FY2025 WILMINGTON, Del. – Governor John Carney and members of the General Assembly on Thursday announced legislation to increase funding and classroom-based support for low-income students, English learners, and young Delaware students with special needs. Senate Bill 56, sponsored […]