Address:253 NE Front StMilford, DE 19963Map & Directions
Services: Wic provides Nutrition Education, Nutritious Food Package And Breastfeeding Support To Women, Infants And Children Up To Age 5 Who Are At Nutrition Risk And Meet The Income Guideline.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:mon: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmtue: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmwed: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmthu: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmfri: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pm
Eligibility: Pregnant Women, Infants, Children To Age 5, Postpartum Women & Breastfeeding Womeneligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Child: Yes; Female: Yes;
Address:13 Front St # 103Milford, DE 19963Map & Directions
Services: Adopt-a-family Is Coordinated By The Division Of State Service Centers With The Assistance Of The Human Services Council, Inc. And Provides 6 Programs Statewide To Help Families In Crisis Or Transition. All Programs, Except The Clothes Closet, Are Referral-based And Require A Referral From Social Workers Through A State Service Center Or Other Community Non-profit Social Service Agency. household Program Provides Critical Household Items For Bedroom, Bathroom, Kitchen, Laundry Room And General Household Needs Such As Brooms, Mops, Vacuums, Lamps, Etc.. Items Can Be Provided When A Family Or Individual Has Lost Their Possessions Through No Fault Of Their Own. (offered In Kent/sussex Counties Only)personal Hygiene/cleaning Supply Program Provides General Hygiene And Cleaning Supplies To Families In Crisis Through No Fault Of Their Own. (offered In Kent/sussex Counties Only)emergency Assistance Provides Emergency Assistance To Families Faced With A Crisis That Requires Monetary Assistance Such As Shelter, Utilities And Medical Care. (offered In New Castle County Only)adopt-a-mom Provides Care Packages To Families In Need Of Baby Care Items For Children Up To 24 Months, Such As Diapers, Clothing, And Personal Care Items. (does Not Provide Formula, Food Or Car Seats) (offered Statewide)adopt-a-student Provides Backpacks, New School Supplies And Gift Cards For Uniforms To Children In Need. The Goal Of This Program Is To Encourage A Positive Attitude Toward School By Helping Each Student Start The School Year With The Necessary Supplies To Achieve Success. (offered Statewide)holiday Program Operates October Through December And Anonymously Matches Sponsors With Children, Persons With Documented Disabilities, And Seniors Living At Or Below 133% Of Federal Poverty Level And Who Have Not Received Assistance From The Program In The Prior Year. (offered Statewide)clothing Closet Makes Donated New And Used Clothing Available To Both Adults And Children Free Throughout The Year On Wednesdays From 9:30 A.m. 12:00 Noon (not Operational In July And August). Operates In Partnership With Hanover Presbyterian Church At 18th & Baynard Blvd., In Wilmington, De. (offered In New Castle County Only)adopt-a-family Accepts Tax-deductible Donations Throughout The Year From Companies And Private Individuals To Support Our 6 Programs. Checks Should Be Made Payable To Adopt-a-family. Adopt-a-family Is A United Way Designation Write-in Agency (code #9102).
Hours: Call For Appointmentfri: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmthu: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmwed: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmtue: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pmmon: 8:00 Am 4:30 Pm
Eligibility: Needy Familieseligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Child: Yes; Family: Yes; Female: Yes; Male: Yes;
Address:5 Burger King DrGeorgetown, DE 19947Map & Directions
Services: Provides Free Pregnancy Test With Support Services Including Free Sonograms For Pregnancy Verification. Baby Items Are Offered Through The Caring Hearts And Building Foundations For Successful Dads Support Programs, Which Incorporate Education, Videos, Classes And Encouragement As They Prepare To Be Parents. Schedules Of Topics Discussed For Both Programs Are Available Upon Request. Parenting And Childbirth Classes Are Offered Throughout The Year, Social Services Approved. Drama Available For And Performed By Teens Regarding Relationships And Sexual Abstinence. Also Offered Are "keys For Loving Relationships"--marriage Preparation Classes And Money Management Classes.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:mon: 9:00am 4:30pmtue: 9:00am 4:30pmwed: 9:00am 4:30pmthu: 9:00am 4:30pmfri: Closed Closed
Eligibility: Anyone; For Material Emergency Assistance, Clients Encouraged To Participate In Support Programseligibility: Adult: Yes; Teen: Yes; Female: Yes;
Address:101 W Market StGreenwood, DE 19950Map & Directions
Services: Provides Diapers, Baby Food, Baby Cereal, Formula And Occasionally Baby Wipes To Families That Need Them. We Also Provide Fellowship And Referral For Outside Help To Other Agencies.
Hours: Hours Of Operation:wed: 9:00 Am 10:30 Am
Eligibility: Families In Need Including But Not Limited To Families Receiving Wic And Other Public Assistance. Eligibility: Child: Yes; Family: Yes;
Address:RR 4 Box 281-1Frankford, DE 19945Map & Directions
Services: This Program Provides Food Supplement To Infants, Children Under 5 Years Of Age, And Women Who Are Pregnant, Breastfeeding, Or Have Recently Delivered Their Baby And Aren't Breastfeeding.
Hours: Tuesdays By Appointment Only
Eligibility: Resident Of De, Within A Certain Income Guideline And Have A Nutritional Or Health Risk (a Nutritionist Determines Risk)
Address:403 S 7th StDenton, MD 21629Map & Directions
Services: Provides supplemental food vouchers, and food package including fruits, vegetables and a sandwich. Also a nutrition program that helps pregnant women, new mothers, nursing mothers and households with children under five years old. ELIGIBILITY: Effective April 1, 2011FAMILY SIZE GROSS ANNUAL INCOME1) $20,147,
Eligibility: See notes.
Address:12 5th StDenton, MD 21629Map & Directions
Services: Provides a food,
Eligibility: Low-income persons or persons in crisis.
Address:811 S Governors AveDover, DE 19904Map & Directions
Services: Provides The Following Services: Pregnancy Tests; Initial Medical Exam For Confirmation Of Pregnancy; Information On Alternatives; Assistance To Pregnant Women In Need Including Maternity And Baby Clothing, Baby Furniture; Education In Fetal Development, Childbirth And Nutrition; Referrals For Financial, Medical, Legal, Adoption; And Professional Counseling.speakers And A Library Of Books, Slides, Video And Film Are Also Available To Interested Groups Or Individuals.
Hours: Appointment Necessary. Mon: 10:00 Am 5:30 Pmtue: 10:00 Am 4:00 Pmwed: 10:00 Am 4:00 Pmthu: 10:00 Am 2:00 Pm
Address:108 E Main StSalisbury, MD 21801Map & Directions
Services: FOOD VOUCHERS: Provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breast feeding support and health care referrals to pregnant and postpartum women, nursing mothers, and infants and children up to age five. ELIGIBILITY:,
Hours: Check pick-up on Tues & Thurs.
Address:812 Boundary StSalisbury, MD 21801Map & Directions
Services: Provides assistance to individuals in need of financial assistance, food and homeless services. SERVICES: 1) DINING ROOM (Soup Kitchen): Offers hot mealsto anyone in need onTues, Wed and Thurs, 10:30AM-12PM.2) EMERGENCY FOOD PANTRY: Provides groceries on Tues, Wed, and Thurs, 8:45-11:30AM. Clients are screened, but no referral is necessary. Formula and pampers sometimes are available. Need ID and Social Security card for everyone in the family (if they are new clients or have not been to the Center for a year).Services may be provided two times a month.Offers a clothing voucher for a thrift store nearby on the first of the month. 3) FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Provides funds for court-ordered evictions (go to DSS first), first month's rent or security deposit (need leasing agreement), utility turn-offs, water bills and prescriptions (go to Salvation Army first). Walk-ins must come in by 8:15AM-12PM, on Tue, Wed and Thur. Their names are placedon a lottery list to receive service. 4) HOSPITALITY DAY ROOM FOR THE HOMELESS: Provides a temporary day shelter for homeless men and women. Offersshowers, laundry, breakfast, lunch and one bag of clothes. Guidance counselors are available. Mon-Fri, 8AM-1PM. 5) HOLIDAY ASSISTANCE 2012: THANKSGIVING: Offers food giveaways to those in need. New clients and clients updating their cards that are signing up for food after 10/15/12 may be eligible to receive a chicken only. All other food pantry clients with families ranging from 1 to 3 household members will receive a turkey and families consisting of 4 or more members will receive a turkey. Chickens and Turkeys will be distributed on 11/20 and 11/21/2012. CHRISTMAS: Provides Christmas toy giveaway to families in need.Must be a client of the food pantryand must sign up by 11/1/12 in order to receive assistance. Any client that is signing up at the Salvation Army for Christmas assistance will be asked to decide who they want to receive their gifts from. If they decide to get them from Joseph House then they will notify the Salvation Army of the client's decision 6) DONATIONS: Accepts basic needs and monetary donations all year. 7) SPECIAL PROGRAMS:REPRESENTATIVE PAYEE: Provides assistance to anyone that needs help managing their finances and paying their bills so that they will not fall into a crisis situation. Call for more information. GOOD NEIGHBOR: Offers assistance thru volunteers that help home bound individuals with bathing and performing exercises prescribed by their doctor. Also assists with household tasks or errandsoutside of their home, such as getting prescriptions and supplies.Call for more information.
Eligibility: Anyone in need.