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Delaware 211

Delaware 211

Delaware 2-1-1 and Press 4 Today Through this initiative, families can call Delaware 211 and press 4 to get connected to resources to help them better support the educational development of their children.  While the program brochure addresses the summer learning...

Project THRIVE

Project THRIVE

A new initiative by the Department of Education (Project THRIVE) to provide support for children who have been traumatized. Support provided through licensed therapists in the community, experienced in trauma informed practice, at no charge to families. Find out more.

Equity Challenge Champion

Equity Challenge Champion

The 21-Day Racial Equity Challenge, powered by United Way of Delaware (UWDE) and YWCA Delaware (YWCA), is your chance to build more effective social justice habits, particularly those dealing with issues of race, power, privilege, and leadership, by joining thousands of other Delawareans in a 21-day journey of self-discovery that you complete online, wherever you are comfortable.

Youth in crisis: Officials discuss mental health issues

Youth in crisis: Officials discuss mental health issues

The mental health crisis is defined by the family, noted Malia Boone, youth crisis services program manager for Mobile Response and Stabilization Services — especially when dealing with the emotional stress placed upon them now.

A New Coronavirus Threat to Children

A New Coronavirus Threat to Children

The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is announcing one additional fatality related to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and is providing an update on the number of positive cases and recovered individuals. All data reported through the daily updates are based on data received as of 6 p.m. the previous day.

Public Health Announces New Positive Cases of COVID-19

Public Health Announces New Positive Cases of COVID-19

SMYRNA (May 11, 2020) – The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) is announcing one additional fatality related to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and is providing an update on the number of positive cases and recovered individuals. All data reported through...

Crisis Clinician

Assess and counsel individuals in crisis regarding psychological and emotional problems (such as out of control behavior, suicidal/homicidal ideation and/or family problems) while maintaining safety and implementing therapeutic treatment plans in a community based setting.

A Child’s Journey Through Trauma

A Child’s Journey Through Trauma

“Wylie’s Wishes – Andy’s Story” is the first in a series of books addressing trauma and the child’s journey through treatment.

Our Locations

Each office shares the same dedication and vision in providing families with needed services.
All are located in the state of Delaware.

New Castle County

1213 Delaware Avenue

Wilmington, DE 19806

P: (344) 532-2352

New Castle County

261 Chapman Road
Suite 102
Newark, DE 19702

P: (302) 455-9333

Kent County

103 Mont Blanc Boulevard
Dover, DE 19904

P: (302) 678-3020

Sussex County

31168 Learning Lane
Lewes, DE 19958

P: (302) 645-5338

Sussex County

900 Health Services Drive
Seaford, DE 19973

P: (302) 262-3505