New Castle County, DE Assistance Programs

New Castle County Housing Assistance Programs

Our housing assistance programs include HUD, housing assistance, Section 8, subsidized housing programs in New Castle County.

Oxford House for Men - Hedgeville

109 S Maryland Ave
Wilmington, DE - 19804
(302) 543-8817
Oxford House is a self-managed and self-sustaining recovery home for the recovery of alcoholics and drug addicts where housing, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds may be available to pay the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Neighborhood House, Inc.

219 West Green Street
Middletown, DE - 19709
(302)378-7217
Community center provides: family services, food closet, crisis alleviation financial assistance program, holiday assistance, HOPE Club, information and referral, and all phases of housing counseling. Hours Of Operation: Center, Monday - Friday, 8:30 am ..

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Neighborhood House, Inc.

1218 B. St.
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)652-3928
Community center provides: family services, food closet, crisis alleviation financial assistance program, holiday assistance, HOPE Club, information and referral, and all phases of housing counseling. Hours Of Operation: Center, Monday - Friday, 8:30 am ..

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Lutheran Community Services

1304 N. Rodney Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302)654-8886
Services: Lutheran community services provide various emergency food, housing, and other services for low-income people in Wilmington and New Castle County. Services include: Three fixed food pantries; Two mobile food pantries; Weekly produce distribution; Transportation of Lutheran senior residents to medical facilities; Interest-free loans and grants to individuals and families in need of assistance with deposits, rent, mortgages, or utilities; Minor repairs and maintenance for elderly or disabled homeowners at a reasonable cost; free clothing distribution; Pharmacies. Smoking cessation vouchers. Eligibility: Low-income people and families. Fees: Different according to the program. Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ..

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Ingleside Retirement Apartments

1005 N. Franklin Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302)575-0250
Retirement facility for independent congregate living with meals, housekeeping, activities, and 24 hour security. Hours Of Operation: 24 hours. Eligibility: Ages 62 and over. Fees: Rent (sliding scale, HUD subsidies) and service (flat fee)..

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Immaculate Heart of Mary Church

4701 Weldin Road
Wilmington, DE - 19803
(302)764-1430
Within the parish: Provides emergency meals, financial assistance, transportation, temporary assistance, and mourning ministry. For a larger community: Financial assistance to utilities and housing in crisis situations. Weekly casserole for Mary, Hope House's mother, and Joseph's house. Lunch twice a month in the Emmanuel dining room. Christmas Adoption; Meals on Wheels Driver and St. Paul's Food Collection. Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Fees: None. ..

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Gateway House, Inc.

121 N. Poplar Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)571-8885
Provides SRO Long Term Housing for homeless men. Residents responsible for food and schedule. Individualized Personal Development Plan assures follow-up with outside services providers. Section 8 assistance with rent. State assistance with security deposit, if needed. Hours Of Operation: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Eligibility: Homeless male over 18. Fees: None..

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Friendship House, Inc. Women's Center

8th and Orange Sts.
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)652-8033
Weekly hospitality and advocacy center for marginalized persons, particularly the homeless; consulting service for churches involved in ministry to the homeless; ten transitional housing programs for women, children and single men. Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 2:30 pm. FEES: None..

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Friendship House, Inc. Newark Empowerment Center

69 E. Main St.
Newark, DE - 19711
(302)544-0165
Weekly hospitality and advocacy center for marginalized persons, particularly the homeless; consulting service for churches involved in ministry to the homeless; ten transitional housing programs for women, children and single men. Hours: Thursday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Friday, 6:00 am - 12:00 pm. FEES: None..

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Friendship House, Inc. Men's Center

226 N. Walnut St.
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)652-8278
Weekly hospitality and advocacy center for marginalized persons, particularly the homeless; consulting service for churches involved in ministry to the homeless; ten transitional housing programs for women, children and single men. Hours: Monday - Thursday, 6:00 am - 3:00 pm. FEES: None..

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Division Of Human Relations, Carvel State Office Building

820 N. French Street, 4th Floor
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)577-5050
Referral source for persons with problems and questions concerning human relations; administers law prohibiting discrimination in housing, public accommodations, state employment, and state services on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital status, and familar status; performs administrative, fiscal, and clerical functions for the State Human Relations Commission; acts as conciliator in matters involving race, color and all other protected categories; promotes amicable relationships among various racial and cultural groups; conducts investigations, surveys, and studies relative to incidents of racial, cultural, or group incidents and tensions; monitors and evaluates compliance with the State Affirmative Action Plan of the State Executive Branch of Government with the assistance of the Human Relations Commission. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Fees: None..

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Delaware Hiv Consortium

100 West Tenth Street, Suite 415
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)654-5471
Housing assistance, emergency client assistance, referrals, client advocacy, integrated policy and planning, case management and fundraising. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:15 am - 4:30 pm. Friday, 8:30 am - 1:00 pm. Fees: None...

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Delaware Community Reinvestment Action Council, Inc.

601 North Church Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)654-5024
Bilingual Agency informs and educates on money matters; provides access to representation in tax cases; serves atrisk homeowners through foreclosure prevention; and assists with fair housing/lending complaints. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Evenings and weekends by appointment. Fees: None..

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Connections Community Support Programs, Inc.

500 West Tenth Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(866)477-5345
Services: They offer comprehensive health care, housing, and employment opportunities to help individuals and families achieve their goals and improve their communities. Eligibility: People with mental health disorders and substance use, HIV/AIDS, and homelessness. Fees: Moving scale based on income and need. Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ..

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Charles H. Debnam Building Herman M. Holloway, Sr., Campus

1901 North Dupont Highway
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)255-9875
Administering state agency for the following Federal programs targeted to low-income people in Delaware: Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG), and the Access and Visitation grant which provides safe exchanges and supervised visitation for victims and children in families experiencing domestic violence. Also administers emergency and transitional housing operations, food distribution, and taxpayer donations to the Emergency Housing Assistance Fund. Services are provided on a contractual basis with non-profit, community-based agencies and include: heating and cooling assistance, energy crisis intervention, emergency/transitional housing, food access, community leadership and resource development, case management for self-sufficiency, and other services that address the causes and conditions of poverty. Hours Of Operation: 8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m., Mon.Fri. Eligibility: 200% of current Federal Poverty Level (FPL) income guidelines for most services. Fees: Access and Visitation charges a fee based on a sliding scale. Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm...

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Birthright Of Delaware, Inc.

1311 N. Scott Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302)656-7080
Offers emotional and practical support to any woman facing an unexpected pregnancy. All services are free and confidential and include pregnancy testing, support counseling and friendship, options counseling, maternity and infant clothes and books. Also provides community referrals for such items as medical care, child care, parenting classes, food, clothing, furniture, transitional housing, transportation, and job training. Hours Of Operation: 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m., Mon., Tues., Thurs. and Fri; 11:00 a.m.7:00 p.m., Wed. Eligibility: Pregnant women of all ages...

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New Castle County Food Assistance Programs

Our list of food assistance programs includes: food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in New Castle County.

St. Anthony's Senior Center

1703 W. 10th St.
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)421-3736
Provides LUNCH meals at strategically located group settings in New Castle County for Delawareans over age 60, particularly those with low incomes. Meals on Wheels are also delivered to eligible senior citizens across New Castle County. Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm., Tuesday and Thursday, 8:00 am - 8:00 pm., Saturday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm., Sunday, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm...

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South Wilmington Senior Adult Program

451 Townsend St.
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)655-7750
Provides LUNCH meals at strategically located group settings in New Castle County for Delawareans over age 60, particularly those with low incomes. Meals on Wheels are also delivered to eligible senior citizens across New Castle County. Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 9:00 am., 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm., 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm...

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Peoples Settlement Association

408 E 8th St
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)658-4133
Services: Offers lunch meals in strategically located group settings in New Castle County for Delaware's 60 year old, particularly those on low incomes. Meals on wheels are also delivered to eligible seniors throughout New Castle County. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday: 7:00 am - 9:00 am, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm ..

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Oxford House for Women & Children - Woodshade

164 Brookside Blvd
Newark, DE - 19713
(302) 525-6195
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women & Children - Tome

2203 Capitol Trail
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 482-9208
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women & Children - Promises

1300 W 7th Street
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302) 660-8660
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Women & Children - Cordon

207 Cordon Road
Wilmington, DE - 19803
302-668-1093
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women & Children - Brandywine

909 Lovering Ave
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302) 575-9135
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women - Westfield

27 Westfield Drive
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 294-1882
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women - West Park Place

77 W Park Place
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 525-6417
Oxford House is a self-managed, self-sufficient convalescent home for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts, providing accommodation, food, case management, individual counselling and group support. Funds may be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Women - Valorian

11 Parke Avenue
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 533-5003
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women - Reed

1327 North Dupont Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302) 668-1480
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Women - Northfield

101 Edjil Dr
Newark, DE - 19713
(302) 861-6073
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women - Newport

221 E Justis Street
Newport, DE - 19804
(302) 513-9500
Oxford House is a self-managed and self-sustaining recovery home for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts, where shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Their funds might be able to support the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Women - Brighton

2102 Kirkwood Highway
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302) 660-2000
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women - Athena Place

1013 W 8th Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302) 660-7036
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Women - 8th Street

1409 W. 8th St.
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302) 513-9456
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men & Children - Franklin Place

2802 N Franklin St.
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302) 543-6233
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Men - Trinity North

705 N. Van Buren Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302) 691-5450
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Tilton Park

1319 W 8th St
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302) 470-9014
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Talleyville

108 Brandywine Blvd
Talleyville, DE - 19803
(302) 543-5523
Oxford House is a self-managed, self-sufficient recovery home for alcoholics and drug addicts, providing shelter, food, case management, individual advice and group support. Funds may be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Men - Silverside

1202 Harrison Ave
Wilmington, DE - 19809
302-331-1774
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Rivendell

181 W. Shelley Drive
Claymont, DE - 19703
(302) 331-1774
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Ritter

19 Ritter Lane
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 266-4210
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Ravenclaw

801 New Road
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302) 407-3705
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Princeton Place

3 Princeton Avenue
Claymont, DE - 19703
(302) 439-4581
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Orion

114 Scottfield Dr
Newark, DE - 19713
(302) 533-6106
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - New Castle

13 Glen Avenue
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302) 544-4329
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Lenape

901 N. Jackson St.
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302) 668-1181
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Ironside

120 Lorewood Avenue
Wilmington, DE - 19804
(302) 407-5225
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Historic New Castle

805 W. 13th Street
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302) 276-0230
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Gryffindor

107 Brandywine Blvd
Talleyville, DE - 19803
(302) 407-5770
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Grapevine

36 S Dupont Rd
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302) 691-7202
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Emmett

1104 W. Newport Pike
Wilmington, DE - 19804
(302) 543-7068
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Emery

125 Emery Court
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 533-6980
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Dallam

101 Dallam Rd
Newark, DE - 19711
(302) 861-6544
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Chiming

31 Chiming Road
New Castle, DE - 19720
302-331-1774
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Chestnut Hill

482 W Chestnut Hill Rd
Newark, DE - 19713
(302) 533-7876
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Capitol Trail

3814 Old Capitol Trail
Wilmington, DE - 19808
302-543-8366
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit. ..

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Oxford House for Men - Baynard

2107 Baynard Blvd
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302) 543-6875
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Academy Hill

303 W. Chestnut Hill Rd
Newark, DE - 19713
(302) 533-7457
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oxford House for Men - Obi

758 S Chapel Street
Newark, DE - 19713
(302) 294-6798
Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided.Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit...

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Oak Grove Senior Center, Inc.

11 Poplar Avenue
Elsmere, DE - 19805
(302) 998-3319
Daily nutrition program, public service programs, recreational programs and activities, referrals and information, physical fitness programs, and social programs. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am 3:00 pm.; Friday, 8:00 am 2:00 p.m. Eligibility: Ages 50 and over. Fees: Donation requested for meals...

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New Castle County 4-H Cooperative Extension Office

461 Wyoming Road, Room 131
Newark, DE - 19716
(302)831-8965
Teaches leadership, citizenship, and lifeskills under the guidance of caring and supportive adults. Activities include, but are not limited to foods, nutrition, horticulture, after-school programs, etc. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Eligibility: Youth and adults age 5 years and older. Fees: None..

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Love Inc. Of New Castle County

P.O. Box 1152
New Castle, DE - 19701
(302)221-5683
Volunteer services for transportation and respite; referrals for clothing and food; small home repairs and free budget classes. No financial help. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 10:00 am 4:00 pm. Fees: None...

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Hope Dining Room Kingswood United Methodist Church

300 Marrows Road
Newark, DE - 19713
(302)738-4478
Provides lunch to persons in need of food. Volunteers and food are provided by local churches, organizations, groups, and individuals. Donated and used clothing available most days. Volunteer opportunities available. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 12:00 pm 1:00 pm. Eligibility: Open to those in need of assistance. Fees: None..

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Foster Grandparent Program Appoquinimink State Service Center

122 Silverlake Road
Middletown, DE - 19709
(302)378-5770
Give low-income seniors the opportunity to volunteer in the community, providing 15 to 40 hours of one-on-one supportive services per week to children with special needs in a designated community setting. Volunteers receive a tax-free grant, reimbursement of transport costs, meals during the service, physical examination, training, accident, and liability insurance, acquired medical and holiday leave, and paid leave. Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Eligibility: Low   income, over 55 years of age.  Fees: No cost. ..

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Foster Grandparent Program (Dssc, Dhss) Debnam Building

1901 N. DuPont Hwy.
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)255-9688
Enables low income seniors the opportunity to volunteer in the community to render supportive one-on-one services to children with special needs for 15 to 40 hours per week in designated community settings. Volunteers receive a tax-free stipend, transportation reimbursement, meals while on duty, physical exam, in-service training, accident and personal liability insurance, earned sick and vacation leave, and paid holidays. Hours Of Operation: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Eligibility: Low income, ages 55 and over. Fees: None..

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Eastlawn Area Human Services, Inc.

202 E. 35th Street
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302)764-4323
Services: Offers emergency shelter, food cabinet, senior consultation and assistance. Directions and information.  Fees: Free of charge Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm ..

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DHSS - Herman M. Holloway, Sr., Health and Social Service Campus

1901 N. DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)255-9040
Provides most of the human services available through Delaware State Government, including Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, food stamps, welfare-to-work, vaccines for children, child support enforcement, public health programs, and general services for the aging, for individuals with developmental and physical disabilities, visual impairments, mental illness, and other vulnerable populations. The following are Divisions within the Department (listed separately in the Directory). Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Eligibility: Varies by service. Fees: Vary by program. None for most services...

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Delawarr State Service Center (DSSC, DHSS)

500 Rogers Road
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)577-2970
They house a variety of state and private social service providers. Department of State Service Centers: Provides community resources and assistance. Services: Car Loan Program, Emergency Relief Program, Relative Care, Teenage Vouchers, Diabetes Fund, Dental Transportation and Low Income, CO-OP NCC Student Program, Family Fund for the Needed, Food Cabinet, Help Desk, Medical Aid, Refrigeration Aid, and EFSP. Department of Public Health Sevices: Dental Services. Department of Social Services: Food Stamps, Medicaid, Public Aid Social and Citizen Meetings: Dunleith Citizen's Association , Oakmont Citizen's Association, Additional Service: Ministry of Care, Inc. Emmanuel Dining Room South; NCC Summer Youth Program. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eligibility: Varies according to the program. Fees: Varies by service . Sliding basis. ..

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Delaware Senior Center

19 Lambson Lane
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)429-0581
Provides hot noontime meal, arts and crafts, recreation, classes, guest speakers, films, shopping and recreation trips, counseling, transportation, social security assistance, physical fitness program, health screening, tax assistance, information, and referral. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am 2:00 pm. Eligibility: Ages 50 and over. FEES: Donation requested for meals...

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CORNERSTONE SENIOR CENTER

3135 Summit Bridge Road
Bear, DE - 19701
(302)836-6463
Provides noontime meals, arts and crafts, speakers, movies, book exchange, day trips, oil painting, jewelry, ceramics, watercolors, exercise, and sharing groups. Hours Of Operation: 9:30 a.m.3:00 p.m., Mon.Fri.; some evening classes. Eligibility: Ages 50 and over or disabled. Fees: Lunch $3.00; various charges for crafts...

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Claymore Senior Center

504 S. Clayton St.
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)428-3172
They provide lunch meals at strategically located group settings in New Castle County for Delawareans over age 60, particularly those with low incomes. Meals on Wheels are also delivered to eligible senior citizens across New Castle County. Hours of operation: Between 7:30 AM and 2:30 PM on Monday to Friday ..

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C & D Senior Center

100 Liberty Terrace
Newark, DE - 19702
(302)323-2630
They provide hot noon-time meal, arts and crafts, guest speakers, films, shopping and recreation trips, Bible study, computer classes, games, transportation, and physical fitness program. They serve ages 50 and over. Hours of operation: Between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM on Monday to Friday ..

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Brandywine Senior Center Claymont Community Center

3301 Green Street
Claymont, DE - 19703
(302)798-5562
Provides hot noon-time meals, arts and crafts, guest speakers, films, shopping and recreation trips, counseling, ceramics and pottery, billiards, transportation, physical fitness program, computer classes, recreation, socialization, information and referral. Hours Of Operation: 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Fees: Donation requested for meals..

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Adopt-A-Family (Dssc, Dhss), Claymont Community Center

3301 Green Street
Claymont, DE - 19703
(302)792-9538
Throughout the year, prepares care packages of essential household and baby items for families experiencing crisis or transition. Monetary donations and donations of critical household, bath, kitchen, and bedroom items, as well as baby items, are welcomed. Hours Of Operation: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Eligibility: Needy families, disabled or elderly persons, low income: AFDC, GA, SSI, Medicaid-eligible...

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New Castle County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

Our financial assistance programs include rent assistance, bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, utility assistance, mortgage assistance programs in New Castle County.

Wilmington Catholic Charities Intensive Community based Services For Children

2601 West 4th Street
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)656-0651
Provides community-based mental health services to children and youth up to age 17. Services include individual and group therapy for children, family therapy and parent group treatment, assessment, psychiatric and community consultation, transportation, interagency collaboration, case management, treatment, transition, and discharge planning in conjunction with the Division of Child Mental Health. Hours Of Operation: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri. (other times by appointment). Fees: None (program funding through Division of Child Mental Health Services)...

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New Castle County Head Start, Inc. University Office Plaza

256 Chapman Road, Suite 103
Newark, DE - 19702
(302)452-1500
Provides Head Start program through HHS grant. Program includes individual instruction, socialization skills, group activities, field trips, parent involvement, nutrition, physical/dental exams and treatment, social services, transportation, emergency help, and translation services. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:15 am ..

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Delaware Chapter

2 Mill Road, Suite 106
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302)655-5610
Services: They offer information and referral, a self-help group, and specialized advisory groups led by a professional counselor, support groups, educational programs for people living with MS and their families, financial assistance, quarterly, exercise, swimming programs, and an advocacy program. Hours of operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eligibility: People with multiple sclerosis and people affected. Rates: None ..

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Mom's House, Inc. Of Wilmington

1718 Howland Street
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)658-3433
Free child care for single, student parents; parenting classes, support services, career/school counseling, loving care for both children and parents (moms and/or dads), and opportunity for volunteerism in a variety of capacities. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 4:30 pm. Eligibility: Low-income, single, student parents of children ages 6 weeks to school age. Fees: None...

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Kuumba Academy Charter School

519 North Market Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)472-6450
Kuumba Academy is an elementary charter school for the arts serving 250 children in grades K-5. The school has an intensive core academic program that places significant emphasis on English Language arts, writing, science, mathematics, and social studies. The faculty, staff and parents create an environment for learning that focuses on learning using multiple intelligences. Parental and community involvement are keys to the success of the school. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm. Fees: None..

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Junior Achievement Of Delaware, Inc.

522A S. Walnut Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)654-4510
Educates and inspires young people to value free enterprise, understand business and economics, and be workforce ready. Volunteer business consultants, parents, and retirees assist by developing in young people the desire to value education, appreciate lifelong learning, develop positive attitudes toward work, and contribute to a diverse society. Emphasizes that business and education create a bridge between the classroom and the workplace. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. Eligibility: Students K12th grade. Usually classes or programs are arranged through classroom teachers or community centers. Programs are held at JA World program facility in Wilmington, DE. Fees: None..

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Jewish Family Service Of Delaware

99 Passmore Road
Wilmington, DE - 19803
(302)478-9411
Counseling: Serving children, adolescents, adults, and older adults. Services include 1) out-patient mental health services, 2) psychiatric assessments, 3) medication evaluations, and 4) support services for Asperger's Syndrome. Care Management: Serving older adults in their own homes or in-office. Services include: 1) information and referral, 2) assessments of need and monitoring of in-home services, 3) options counseling, 4) discharge planning, and 5) housekeeping services. Youth Development: Job development through the utilization of digital equipment for at-risk youth and formerly incarcerated youth. Special Programs: Healing Hearts: Co-parenting educational program for divorcing and separated parents (Certified by Family Court); GEM (Growth Education Mental Fitness): social and educational programs for adults 50+; and Volunteer Network: provides opportunities for volunteering. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am 5:00 pm.; Friday, 8:00 am 4:00 pm. Fees: Sliding scale fee. Most insurances accepted including Medicaid and Medicare...

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Delaware Adolescent Program, Inc. - Wilmington

2900 North Van Buren Street
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302)764-9740
Comprehensive service program for pregnant teenagers and adolescent parents which includes continuing education (grades 6-12); medical care coordination; social services (individual, group and family counseling); day care (one week to 4 years of age); counseling in child development; nutrition; and prevention programs in the schools. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday (school), 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. Monday - Friday (day care), 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. Eligibility: Pregnant or parenting girls, ages 12-19, grades 6-12, State residents. Fees: None...

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Connections Housing Programs For Homeless Adults

500 West Tenth Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)984-3380
Services: Offers permanent accommodation for homeless adults with behavioral disorders and/or HIV/AIDS. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eligibility Requirements: Homeless adults with mental health and/or substance disorders. Some programs target homeless adults with HIV/AIDS. Cost: Rental costs based on income. ..

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Christina Early Education Center

620 E. Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE - 19713
(302)454-2720
Comprehensive preschool program serving low income and developmentally delayed four-year-olds in the Christina School District. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. Eligibility: Children who turn 4 years of age on or before August 31. Families must meet or fall below the current Federal Poverty Guidelines or child must have an identified developmental delay or disability. Fees: None...

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Christiana Counseling

5235 W. Woodmill Drive, #46, #47 and #48
Wilmington, DE - 19808
(302)995-1680
Services: Provides addiction practice and multi-specialty mental health offers a spectrum of outpatient services at all ages through professional trainers, graduate-level counselors, licensed clinical social workers, psychologists and psychiatrists. Fees: Sliding scale, vary by service. Available for parenting lessons. Most insurance are accepted. Hours of Operation: Monday - Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm ..

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Delaware, Inc.

413 Robino Court
Wilmington, DE - 19804
(302)998-3577
Big Brothers Big Sisters provides one-on-one mentoring services for at-risk youth who are primarily from single-parent families or foster homes. Mentors are carefully screened and trained prior to being matched with a child. The goal is to help youth improve socially and academically; while reducing the likelihood of negative behaviors, such as alcohol & drug use. Hours Of Operation: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Eligibility: Ages 6-17, from single parent homes. Fees: None...

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New Castle County Clothing Assistance Programs

See our list of free clothing assistance programs below.

Hockessin United Methodist Church Clothes Closet

7250 Lancaster Pike
Hockessin, DE - 19707
(302)239-3030
Provides clothing, household goods, and some furniture. Special appointments for persons burned out, locked out, or in other emergency situations. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Eligibility: Total household income of all people sharing a living space under $25,000 (pay stub with YTD listed), all ages; PA or DE Health and Social Services Card, WIC Card, Medicare or Disability Card, Release From Jail Form, SSI, referral letter. Fees: None...

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Calvary Baptist Church Clothes Closet

215 E. Delaware Avenue
Newark, DE - 19711
(302)368-4904
Clothes closet is open to everyone on Saturday mornings. Hours Of Operation: Sat., 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Fees: None...

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Beautiful Gate Outreach Center

604 North Walnut Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)472-3002
Caring Hearts Support Group (bi-monthly); Karen's Dreamgirls (support group for HIV positive women); Medical Care (on-site) in partnership with Christiana Care; Transportation Services; Door to Door community education; Dorcas Clothing (free clothing); Faith Community Ministry Development and Mentoring; HIV Counseling and Testing (rapid test, same day results, valid photo ID required); Home and Hospital Visitations; Grief Support; Massage Therapy (by appointment only); Men Mentoring Men Program (educating males/youth on responsibility); One-on-One Counseling (includes family members); Prison Ministry Outreach; Resource Center (books, videos, more); Saving Our Seniors (SOS) HIV prevention program for senior citizens; Women to Women (female empowerment, education, HIV prevention program); Street Outreach; Sunday Breakfast HIV Prevention Outreach; Theatrical PerformancesHIV Education; Youth HIV/AIDS/STD Prevention Programs; Saving Our SistersHIV prevention program for girls (12 and up) and adult women. Hours Of Operation: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Mon., Wed., Thurs., and Fri; 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Tues. Eligibility: Open, 13 and above for testing, Photo ID required for all HIV testing services. Fees: None...

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New Castle County Government Assistance Programs

Our government assistance programs include TANF assistance information, welfare offices, SNAP offices in New Castle County.

New Castle County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

Our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs includes free and income based clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

Henrietta Johnson Medical Center Southbridge

601 New Castle Avenue
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)655-6187
Comprehensive Family Healthcare from prenatal care to pediatrics. Healthcare for adolescents and adults to geriatric medicine. Serving all ages for medical, dental and OB & GYN care. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 7:00 pm., Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Fees: Sliding scale; most insurances accepted (Medicaid, Medicare, etc.)..

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Henrietta Johnson Medical Center Riverside

700 Lea Blvd., Suite 201
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302)761-4610
Comprehensive Family Healthcare from prenatal care to pediatrics. Healthcare for adolescents and adults to geriatric medicine. Serving all ages for medical, dental and OB & GYN care. Hours Of Operation: Monday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm., Tuesday, - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Fees: Sliding scale; most insurances accepted (Medicaid, Medicare, etc.)..

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Governor Bacon Health Center (DPH, DHSS)

P.O. Box 559
Delaware City, DE - 19706
(302)836-2550
GBHC operates a 94 bed Intermediate Care Facility licensed by the State of Delaware and approved by Medicaid. It is part of the Long Term Care Unit, which includes Delaware Hospital for the Chronically Ill (DHCI) and Emily P. Bissell Hospital. Hours Of Operation: 24 hours. Eligibility: Voluntary admissions; approved for intermediate (ICF) level of care, assets under $54,000. Fees: Sliding scale...

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Fish Of Northern Delaware, Inc.

P.O. Box 30125
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)658-2954
Volunteers provide transportation to scheduled medical appointments at hospitals, clinics, doctors, and dentists for persons when there is no other agency or resource to provide the service. Request service 7 days in advance of appointment. Hours Of Operation: Transportation service is Mon.-Thurs. Aroundthe-clock answering service. Eligibility: Persons without transportation resources, not requiring DAST vehicles, and not Medicaid-eligible. Fees: None..

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Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition New Castle County

111 W. 11th Street, Suite 3
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)778-1102
The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition is the only statewide breast cancer organization in Delaware and has office locations in Wilmington, Dover and Lewes, serving all three counties. Utilizing a comprehensive strategy, DBCC addresses the spectrum of breast health issues through awareness, outreach, education, support, mentoring, screening and advocacy. Programs include the Annual Breast Cancer Update Conference, featuring the latest information on breast cancer and advocacy; Living and Giving Exhibit; Taking Care of Ourselves (Lesbians and Women Who Partner with Women); Survivor Peer Mentor Support (supporting newly diagnosed and providing education about clinical trials) and Women's Mobile Health Screening Van. Hours Of Operation: Monday Friday, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. Fees: None..

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Christiana Care Visiting Nurse Association, New Castle Corporate Commons

1 Read's Way, Suite 100
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)327-5200
Offers a comprehensive array of home health care services including skilled and specialty nursing; physical, speech, and occupational therapy; medical social work; nutrition counseling; private duty nursing; home health aid/homemaker; and respite care. CCVNA also operates an Adult Day Program which specializes in care for adults with Alzheimer's and other memory disorders. Hours Of Operation: 24-hours (main offices) Hours vary by location, Mon.Fri. Fees: Yes. Sliding scale for many services; special grants available; accepts Medicare, Medicaid and most third-party insurances...

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New Castle County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

Our list of homeless programs include emergency homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for men, women, and families. Free public showers, etc

The Goodwill Center

300 East Lee Boulevard
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302)761-4640
Improve the quality of life for people with barriers to self-sufficiency through vocational services and work opportunities. Provides programs and services such as vocational evaluations/situational assessment, computerized office skills training, retail skills training, job readiness training, job development/placement/follow-up, sheltered/ transitional employment, janitorial skills training, temporary staffing services, communications technology training, and ShopRite retail skills training. Operates retail stores for the sale of used goods. Languages: English and Spanish. Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Fees: None..

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Homeward Bound, Inc. (Emmaus House)

P.O. Box 9740
Newark, DE - 19714
(302)737-2241
Provides temporary emergency shelter, room and board, counseling, and referral. Hours Of Operation: 24 hours. Fees: None...

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Homeless Planning Council Of Delaware, Inc. Community Services Building

100 West 10th Street, Suite 611
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)654-0126
Planning and coordination of stakeholders for Delaware's Homeless Assistance System. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. Fees: None...

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Family Promise® Of Northern New Castle County

2104 St. James Church Road
Wilmington, DE - 19808
(302)998-2222
Family Promise of Northern New Castle County provides shelter to homeless families with children in the New Castle area. This is done through a network of congregations that host homeless families directly in houses of worship, staffed by caring volunteers who put their faith into action. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00-5:00 p.m. Eligibility: Homeless families (adults with dependent children). Families must pass criminal background check, have no untreated mental illness or physical conditions, no substance use (drug screens are done) and no domestic violence concerns. Fees: None..

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Connections Path Homeless Outreach Program

500 West Tenth Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(866)477-5345
Outreach, referral, and day drop in services for homeless adults in New Castle County. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 4:00 pm. Eligibility: Homeless adults with mental health and/or substance use disorders. Fees: None...

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Child, Inc.

507 Philadelphia Pike
Wilmington, DE - 19809
(302)762-8989
12-bed facility (including 2 beds for the Runaway & Homeless Youth Program) that offers emergency temporary shelter for children and youth in the custody or care of the Division of Family Services. Eligibility: Neglected, dependent, and abused children and their families; victims and perpetrators of domestic violence and their families; and the general public. Fees: Sliding scale. No one denied due to inability to pay. Insurance accepted by some programs...

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New Castle County Alcohol and Drug Rehab Assistance Programs

New Castle County, DE Alcohol and Drug Rehab

Local Rehab Assistance: 800-780-2294
Specialists trained to find the best treatment solutions at little to no cost. Call for location and rates for rehab.

New Castle County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in New Castle County.

Newark Arts Alliance, Inc., Market East Plaza

276 East Main Street, Suite 102
Newark, DE - 19711
(302)266-7266
Offers a cooperative art gallery with local art, a main gallery with themed or invitational art shows. Also features weekly poetry readings and several art ..

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New Start Adult Learning Program, Corbit-Calloway Memorial Library

115 High Street
Odessa, DE - 19730
(302)378-3444
Provides free, one-on-one tutoring for adults who need help with basic reading, writing, spelling, math, and speaking skills. Hours Of Operation: Office: 9:00 a.m...

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New Start Adult Learning Program, Child, Inc. Building

148 Flamingo Drive
Sparrow Run, DE - 19702
(302)834-3713
Provides free, one-on-one tutoring for adults who need help with basic reading, writing, spelling, math, and speaking skills. Hours Of Operation: Office: 9:00 a.m...

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New Castle Senior Center

400 South Street
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)326-4209
Senior Adult Activity Center offering recreational, educational, exercise, and nutrition programs 5 days a week. Transportation is available. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Wednesday and Friday, 9:00 am ..

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New Castle County Learning Center

3101 Drummond Plaza
Newark, DE - 19711
(302)368-0318
Develops competency based on academic remediation and/or GED (High School Equivalency) for economically disadvantaged and out of school youth. Also provides vocational training and other educational programs and support services. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am ..

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Nehemiah Gateway CDC

201 W. 23rd Street
Wilmington, DE - 19802
(302)655-0803
Organizes and manages the EITC Campaign throughout Delaware. Nehemiah Gateway..

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MOT Jean Birch Senior Center

300 South Scott Street
Middletown, DE - 19709
(302)378-4758
The mission of the MOT Jean Birch Senior Center: To enable the elderly in its service area to maintain active, healthy, productive, and financially secure lives. The Center is committed to helping its members remain as independent and active in the community as possible. The MOT Jean Birch Senior Center supports its mission with four main goals for its members: Promote and provide nutritional value; Promote and provide recreational, cultural, and enriching opportunities; Increase and improve the quality of support services, transportation and counseling; Increase and improve the quality of mental and physical care. ..

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Mental Health Association In Delaware

100 West Tenth Street, Suite 600
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)654-6833
Services: Provide support, education, and advocacy services, including information and referrals for people with mental health issues or service related problems and concerns. Support groups: Groups available for people with depression and anxiety disorders, suicide survivors, and survivors of fatal accidents and murders Advocacy: Participation in legislative, administrative, and budgetary measures affecting mental health services throughout the state. Community education for the general public, but also in schools, churches, businesses, community centers, and other target groups. Brochures were available on various mental health topics. Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fees: Free of Charge ..

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Literacy Volunteers Serving Adults Wilmington Library

P.O. Box 2083
Wilmington, DE - 19899
(302)658-5624
Trained volunteer tutors help adults improve their English language or literacy skills. The lecturers meet with the students in one-on-one interviews or in small groups at a mutually convenient place and time for both sides. Eligible: Persons aged 16 and above and out of school. Fees: None Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.. ..

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John G. Leach School

10 Landers Lane
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)429-4055
Services: Offers comprehensive educational program and therapy for adolescents with physical and cognitive disabilities. Eligibility: Physical or cognitive impairment, 3-21 years; visually and hearing impaired, aged 3 to 21. Fees: Free of charge. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 3:10 pm ..

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Hearing Loss Association Of Delaware New Castle County

3204 Powhatan Drive
Wilmington, DE - 19808
(302)292-3066
Mission is to open the world of communication to deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults by providing information, education, support, and advocacy. Educational training programs. Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Fees: None...

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Greenville Medical Center

3706 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE - 19807
(302)623-6306
The Greenville Medical Center offers primary care and specialty care, which includes dermatology and pulmonary medical services. Hours Of Operation: Monday and Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.; Tuesday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm.; Wednesday and Friday, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm. Fees: Sliding Scale, Vary by service...

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Generations Home Care, Inc. New Castle County

64 Reads Way
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)276-1466
Provides a variety of home care services, including: skilled nursing; certified home health aid/homemaker; housekeeping; companion service; physical, occupational, speech therapy; medical social worker; adult foster care; and medical transportation. Hours Of Operation: 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri.; skilled nurse available 24 hours per day. Fees: Sliding scale...

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Generations Home Care, Inc. Central Office

2 Penns Way, Suite 303
New Castle, DE - 19720
(302)322-3100
Services: Provides various home care services. Services Included: Qualified medical personnel; Certified medical care at home/housewife; Cleaning at home; Accompaniment; Physical, professional, speech therapy; Medical social worker; Foster care for adults; Medical transport. Hours of Operation:   Monday to Friday,  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Qualified nurses available 24 hours a day. Fees: Sliding scale. ..

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Freedom Center For Independent Living

400 North Broad Street
Middletown, DE - 19709
(302)376-4399
The Freedom Center for Independent Living is a resource center for persons with disabilities. Its purpose is to empower persons with disabilities so they can better control the direction of their own lives, as well as identify and obtain the support services they need to maintain an independent lifestyle within the community. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Fees: None..

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Faithful Friends

12 Germay Drive
Wilmington, DE - 19804

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Downs Cultural Center

1005 N. Franklin Street
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302)575-0250
Theater providing all forms of entertainment, including bands, orchestras, plays, debates, vocalists, chorus, magic, Comedy, educational, political, interactive performances, etc. Monthly show schedules are available. All programs free and open to the public. On street parking. Note: building is attached to Ingleside Retirement Apartments. Hours Of Operation: 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri.; evening shows, 7:00 p.m. Fees: None..

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Delaware School for the Deaf

630 E. Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE - 19713
(302)454-2305
Serves children and youth identified with deafblindness in collaboration with their local school district to address unique challenges including communication, orientation, mobility, and individualized education, as well as transition and inclusion in the family, school, and community. Birth mandated program, entitles identified children 0-21 years to services. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Eligibility: 0-21 years; vision and hearing loss documentation. Fees: None..

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Delaware Coalition For Literacy, Inc.

P.O. Box 716
Newark, DE - 19711
(302)366-8771
Literacy HELPLINE provides information on available literacy and adult education programs, family and workplace learning programs; referrals for literacy volunteers. Provides directories of adult literacy services; recruits students and volunteers; speakers bureau; technical assistance for businesses starting workplace learning programs. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday (Helpline), 7:30 am - 6:00 pm. Monday - Friday (Office), 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Fees: None..

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Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. New Castle County

100 West Tenth Street, Suite 801
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)575-0660
As program funding permits, provide consultation and legal representation; U Visa Petitions for injured victims of crime who cooperate with the investigation and/or prosecution of the crime; Violence Against Women Act ("VAWA") Self-Petitions for victims of domestic violence; and Special Immigrant Juvenile Petitions for dependant immigrant children within the juvenile system. Hours Of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm., by appointment only. Fees: None...

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Christina Cultural Arts Center

705 North Market Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)652-0101
They provide arts education and cultural programs for youth and adults which includes courses in the performing and visual arts, pre-school, after-school program, and art summer camp. Hours of operation: Between 9:00 AM and 8:00 PM on Monday to Friday Between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM on Saturday ..

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Christ The Bridge, Inc.

1011 N. Clayton Street
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)655-4613
Women's issues, adult child. Emphasis on career development/enhancement and personal growth through expressive arts. Information and referral to other agencies for some goods and/or services. Hours Of Operation: 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Eligibility: Ages 21 and over. Fees: Sliding scale...

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Aids Delaware

100 West 10th Street, #315
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)652-6776
They offer case management for people living with HIV/AIDS, AIDS education and outreach, AIDS hotline information and referral, free and confidential HIV counseling and testing, HIV/AIDS support groups and counseling. ..

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Adult Special Education Program (ASEP, Inc.)

6 Denny Road, Suite 109
Wilmington, DE - 19809
(302)762-5783
Helps young adults to be productive and selfsufficient; provides basic knowledge needed for finding and holding jobs. Hours Of Operation: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri.; Tues. and Thurs. evenings by appointment only. Eligibility: All adults with disabilities, especially former special education participants. Fees: None...

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Adoptive Families With Information And Support

P.O. Box 7405
Wilmington, DE - 19803
(302)571-8784
The network of poster families in Delaware and near Pennsylvania and Maryland. Volunteers offer information, references, and support to families. Services include: Ongoing support groups, Adoption grants advocates, Adoption libraries, Delaware adoption and  trans-racial adoption workshops,  Social events. Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Fees: $15 fee encouraged, not required. ..

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Adoptions From The Heart

18-A Trolley Square
Wilmington, DE - 19806
(302)658-8883
A licensed, nonprofit, nonsectarian adoption agency offering free services for pregnant women. Also offering embryo placement program and domestic adoption programs for families and India surrogacy. Hours Of Operation: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Thur.; 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m., Fri. Evening and weekend appointments available as needed. Fees: free services to pregnant women...

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Absalom Jones Senior Center

310 Kiamensi Rd.
Wilmington, DE - 19804
(302)995-7636
New Castle County offers recreational, educational and nutritional services to seniors aged 55+ regardless of race, religion, gender, ethnicity or disability. ..

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A Door Of Hope Pregnancy Center

218 E. Main Street
Newark, DE - 19711
(302)737-5433
Provides free and confidential services including early detection pregnancy tests, education and information on pregnancy, abortion and abortion alternatives, spiritual counseling, assistance with maternity and baby needs, and resource referrals. Does not provide abortion services or abortion referrals. Provides youth relationship/abstinence education free of charge in public and private schools. Hours Of Operation: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri...

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A Door Of Hope Pregnancy Center

3407 Lancaster Pike, Suite 114
Wilmington, DE - 19805
(302)998-9000
Provides free and confidential services including early detection pregnancy tests, education and information on pregnancy, abortion and abortion alternatives, spiritual counseling, assistance with maternity and baby needs, and resource referrals. Does not provide abortion services or abortion referrals. Provides youth relationship/abstinence education free of charge in public and private schools. Hours Of Operation: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri...

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A Center For Relational Living, Inc.

100 W. 10TH Street, Suite 614
Wilmington, DE - 19801
(302)428-3850
Provides one-on-one mentoring, job/search and job prep assistance. Hours Of Operation: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri. Eligibility: Individuals 18 and over. No charge for service...

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New Castle County Assistance Locations

Government and Private Assistance Programs

Housing Assistance

There are many non-profit and government based organizations dedicated to providing housing and support. We find them for you.

Food Pantry Assistance

Food pantries, soup kitchens, food baskets. We find these local resources and list them.

Free clothing assistance

Thousands of churches and religious organizations offer low-cost or free drug and alcohol treatment as part of their missions.