DJS Response to COVID-19

​DJS COVID-19 Hotline


This recording will be updated as needed with current information related to outbreaks of confirmed cases of COVID-19 among staff and youth in DJS facilities.​


DJS is working closely with health experts and the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) to minimize the impact of COVID19 on our operations. In addition to working with MDH and local health departments, DJS is implementing practices and protocols that are both consistent with guidance provided by MDH and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to keep youth and staff safe during the health crisis. The best interests of the chi​ldren we serve is a top priority for DJS, as is the health, safety, and well-being of DJS staff and the community at large.​​


Stay informed about the COVID-19 virus at or call 2-1-1.​