Maternal Child Health

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The Delaware County Health Department works to promote women’s health and infant health before, during, and after pregnancy. In addition, we work to reduce disease and death among mothers and babies, with special attention to reducing racial and ethnic differences in these health outcomes. To learn more about material and infant health topics and CDC activities to address these topics, please check the links below.

Maternal and Infant Health - CDC


Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention - DCHD

Infectious Disease Prevention for Schools and Early Childcare Programs - DCHD



Poison Control

School Nurse Resources - DCHD

For more information and assistance, the Delaware County Health Department Wellness Line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition to responding to phone calls, the Wellness Line also responds to email inquiries.

PHONE: (484) 276-2100 (Available 24/7)



Contact Us

  •   201 West Front Street,
         Media, PA 19063
  •   8:30AM - 4:30PM
           Monday - Friday
  •   610-891-4000

About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.

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