Welcome to the ELI Family

Navigating a new city and a new culture is hard. We are here to help.

Meeting the Challenge

Many ELI students and scholars bring their husbands, wives and children with them to Delaware. Here, you will find the information and resources you need to help ensure the health and well-being of your family members.

Day care

Learn more about how to choose a daycare center, what your child needs at daycare, and the names and contact information of local daycare centers.

School for children

Learn more about how to enroll your child in local schools and expectations of school in the U.S.


Healthcare systems in a new country can be confusing. Learn more about finding medical care for yourself and your family.


Driving in the U.S. is a privilege and a responsibility. Learn more about what is required to drive legally and safely.


There are many places in Newark to buy groceries (and more) for your family. Learn more about local grocery stores and some specialty markets.