Welcome to your School Based Health Center/SBHC (Wellness Center) at Hodgson Vo Tech. This center has been established specifically to make quality health care available to teens. The SBHC is operated by a partnership that includes Christiana Care, New Castle County VoTech School District, and the Delaware Division of Public Health.
The staff consists of a Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Coordinator, Nurse Practitioner, a Registered Dietitian, and an Administrative Assistant. The Wellness Center’s staff works closely with your health care provider, parents and school nurses to create a health care resource. If you do not have a health care provider, the Wellness Center can help you locate one.
Our facility is available to all 9th to 12th graders who attend Hodgson VoTech.
Our goals are to:
To allow your child to use the Wellness Center, you will need to complete the Consent and Registration form. You can print and fill out the Wellness Center Registration Form 2020-2021 and return it, the student can pick one up in the Wellness Center or the Nurse’s office and complete and return it, or you can access this link to register a student. For a new student, especially an 8th grader planning to be a Hodgson student, read this letter for more information.
Additional information for resources and supportive services in New Castle are listed here:
We cannot provide services to your child unless your signature is on the form. You select the services you want for your child and if you do not want a particular service you may refuse it on the consent form. This action allows your child to still benefit from the remainder of services offered.
Completes a physical for sports (DIAA Physical Form 2020-2021) (PDF), job or college or a routine physical
Other Information/Community Resource Help:
We also provide information as a service to let you know that there are multiple resources that exist throughout the state to help you and your family gain the medical insurance that you may need and the Wellness Center can help!! Simply contact Kate Dubroff, LCSW to get started today!
The Wellness Center can help link you with the community resources that can get your application processed for Medical Assistance, the Delaware Healthy Childrens Program and for the Community Health Access Program.
Both of the above programs require some additional documents to complete the application process. Please include proof of the following items:
Please feel free to call with any questions or concerns. Although we adhere to a confidentiality policy, we encourage parental involvement in your child’s wellness plans.
School Based Health Center Staff
Hodgson Vo Tech Wellness Center
2575 Glasgow Ave.
Newark, DE 19702
Phone: (302) 832-5400
Fax: (302) 832-5407