New Castle County Health Departments

Search for New Castle County DE health departments. A health department search can provide information on mental health services, Medicaid applications, birth certificates, death certificates, death reports, autopsy reports, health screenings, public health threats, health code violations, disease tracking, restaurant violations, public health complaints, elder care services, meal delivery services, in-home care, employment services, and coroner reports.


New Castle County Departments of Aging provide services and programs to promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. Their services can include in-home care, adult daycare programs, family caregiver support, meal delivery services, and transportation services. They may also provide employment services to workers who are age 55 or older. The Department of Aging in New Castle County Delaware may also maintain records on the abuse, neglect, or exploitation of the elderly, as well as regulating and licensing services for the elderly. They may also run senior companion programs, health and wellness programs, and protective services. The New Castle County Department of Aging provides information about its services and information through its website.

Delaware State Department of Aging Newark DE 256 Chapman Road 19702 302-453-3820

Delaware State Department of Aging New Castle DE 1901 North Dupont Highway 19720 302-255-9390


New Castle County Coroners and Medical Examiners are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. They also maintain New Castle County death records, which include information filed with the state or local government authorities. These records list information about how the deceased individual passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners in New Castle County Delaware also keep reports on autopsies, cause of death investigations, and other reports made by their office. These New Castle County public records may be available through the Coroner and Medical Examiner website.

New Castle County Medical Examiner & Coroner Wilmington DE 200 South Adams Street 19801 302-577-3420

Sussex County Medical Examiner & Coroner Wilmington DE 200 South Adams Street 19801 302-577-3420


New Castle County Medicaid Offices are local branches of the federal Medicaid program, and they administer Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). A Medicaid Office in New Castle County Delaware can help determine eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, process applications for Medicaid and CHIP, and assist in enrolling new members. They also process Medicaid renewal applications, which may be required every year. Applicants must provide a Social Security number, proof of citizenship or immigration status, income verification, and other information on financial assets. Medicaid serves New Castle County low-income individuals and families, low-income nursing home residents, and people with disabilities. Information on Medicaid and CHIP are available on the Medicaid Office website.

New Castle Delaware Medicaid Office New Castle DE 1901 North Dupont Highway 19720 302-255-9500