Community Resources and Opportunities
The Delaware City Schools, in partnership with community organizations, want to keep families aware of opportunities for students and families outside of the schools. The following information is provided by community organizations and questions should be addressed to the respective organization. To have an opportunity or event listed, please contact Jen Ruhe at firstname.lastname@example.org.Community ResourcesMental Health SupportsSyntero Referral line instructions
Food Benefits for students who were receiving free/reduced lunches
If you have a child in kindergarten through twelfth grade in your household who was receiving free or reduced-price meals while in school, your child is eligible for the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program to receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits as a result of the school closure.Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Flyer
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Flyer (Spanish)
Lutheran Social Services Food DistributionLutheran Social Services will continue food distribution at SWCI. Please call 877-LSS-MEAL for additional information.
LSS Flyer (Spanish)Pacer Pantry - Provides shelf stable food, diapers and personal supplies as available. Please call 740-833-1619 for information and to schedule a pick up.
Delaware County Rental assistance programPeople In Need (PIN) - 740-363-6284http://www.delawarepeopleinneed.org/
Common Ground Free Store (740-913-1976) - Serving hot to-go meals, providing bags of groceries, and also hygiene items, diapers, and toilet paper on Tuesdays from 6:00-7:30p and Saturdays from 10:00a-11:30a. No appointment or documentation is needed to receive assistance. Other shopping hours by appointment only - please call.
Learning Extension Centers
Learning Extension Centers have been organized by community organizations to provide a safe learning environment for students to complete work. Each center is staffed by volunteers and has access to WIFI. View the flyer for community locations and hours.
Head Start Program Preschool & Early Learning ServicesHead Start FlierDelaware County Library Educational Resourceswww.delawarelibrary.org/studentBig Brothers/Big Sisters Mentoring ProgramView the flyer to be connected with a Mentor
Heads Up Mentoring ProgramView the flyer to be connected with a Online MentorThurber House Young Writers ProgramYoung Writers Winter Series
Flip the Page Flyer
Writing Wizards Flyer
Fine Arts Matter ClassesFine Arts Matter FlyerCommunity Links
The Delaware City Schools provide these links as a courtesy to our families. We are not responsible for the content posted, nor any technical difficulties that may be experienced on these sites.
Strengthening Families/United Way
Delaware County District Library
Delaware Parks and Recreation
Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce
Delaware Community Center - YMCA
The Arts Castle