The Division of Public Health of the state of Delaware is responsible to protect and improve the health of the residents of the state. The division responds to critical health issues and disasters. It provides various programs to treat cancer, heart diseases, HIV/AIDS, unintentional injuries, stroke and diabetes. The Division of Public Health offers several oral and dental health services. The division provides assistance with family health and systems management operations. It offers education on topics related to diabetes prevention communicable diseases. In addition, the Division of Public Health provides emergency medical services. The division serves children with special health care needs.