Resources for Information on Homelessness in Delaware:
Please call 211 to register your name and information and they will forward your information to resources to help assist www.delaware211.org
Crisis Intervention Services Mobile Crisis Intervention Website
Mobile Crisis Intervention is the state’s crisis resource for folks in the community experiencing crisis – psychiatric, substance use or otherwise.
They run a 24 hour/365 day crisis hotline for folks to not only speak to a trained professional, but to be connected with resources in the community that may be helpful for their long term crisis management or recovery. In addition to the hotline, face to face interventions and access to psychiatric services are also available. Staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Serves all of Sussex County and Kent County south of greater Smyrna.
Provides phone support, mobile outreach and walk-in crisis services.
Phone Number: (302) 577-2484 or 800-345-6785 (TOLL FREE)
700 Main Street (Rear Entrance)
Ellendale, DE 19941
Salvation Army provides crisis counseling and financial assistance including food, rental assistance, utility assistance, and referrals for clothing and temporary housing (motel placement). Salvation Army participates in “Operation Share” in conjunction with the Delaware Electric Cooperative. Operation Share offers electric bill assistance for Delaware residents who have received disconnection notice. Every effort is made to work cooperatively with referring agencies.
Phone Number: (302) 628-2020
23431 Sussex Highway
Eligibility: Individuals who have not received Salvation Army assistance within last year. Must be financially self-sufficient within 30 days
Intake Process: Call for additional information
Food closet: walk-ins and referrals accepted
Hours Information: Mon – Thu (9:00am-2:00pm)
Sussex County Homeless Coalition Facebook Page
Grassroots local coalition working collaboratively to offer strategies and sustainable housing to those who desire permanent shelter and shelter in Sussex County.
Phone Number: (302) 629-7050
P.O. BOX 542
Seaford, DE 19973
Hours Information: Mon – Fri