Mental Health Services and Resources
Below you will find resources for mental health and social services. This list is comprised of state funded and non-profit groups, who aim to assist members of the community during times of need.
Please click below for a comprehensive guide to mental health and prevention services in the below states:
Text "HOME" to 741741 from anywhere in the U.S.
Northern Delaware: 800-652-2929
Southern Delaware: 800-345-6785
Text "NAMI" to 741741
Helpline: (888) 427-2643
Helpline: 1-800-969-HELP (4357)
Crisis Intervention Service (New Castle Co.): (800) 652-2929
Crisis Intervention Service (Kent & Sussex): (800) 345-6785
Mental Health Screening
Mental health is a key part of your overall health. Brief screenings are the quickest way to determine if you or someone you care about should connect with a mental health professional and can be taken by clicking here. This program is completely anonymous and confidential, and immediately following the brief questionnaire you will see your results, recommendations, and key resources. This screening also includes an alcohol use and substance use component, as these can play a significant role in mental health.
Community Mental Health Clinics
Click below for state-run clinics which do not require health insurance:
Allied Behavioral Health is a multidisciplinary group practice serving the Bear, Glasgow, Newark, Middletown and Wilmington areas.
(302) 832-1282, ext. 200
(302) 832-1282, ext. 202
Catholic Charities offers a behavioral health program consisting of multiple services for individuals needing help with emotional, behavioral, or mental health services. Catholic Charities provides counseling services to anyone for whom outpatient treatment is the right choice.
Wilmington: (302) 655-9624
Dover: (302) 674-1600
Georgetown: (302) 856-9578
Christiana Counseling is a multi-specialty, mental health and addictions practice. The practice has professional trainers, licensed clinical social workers, and professional counselors of mental health which provide a spectrum of outpatient services to individuals of all ages.
Phone: (302) 995-1680
Delaware CORE (Community Outreach, Referral, and Early Intervention) provides an array of services at no cost to young adults ages 16 - 25 who are experiencing early psychosis.
Phone: (888) 284-6030
Dr. Dukes provides therapy to individuals, couples, women, men, and nonbinary and transgender individuals. Teletherapy available during Covid-19, along with a physical office in Newark, Delaware.
Phone: (302) 212-4808
Journeys Counseling offers individual, group, and family counseling based in Wilmington, Delaware.
Phone: (302) 384-7843
Formerly F.H. Everett & Associates, Mind & Body Consortium delivers professional mental health services to children and families in Kent and Sussex counties.
Dover: (302) 674-2380
Milford: (302) 674-1299
The following centers provide inpatient and partial hospitalization treatment programs:
New Castle County: (302) 238-3330
New Castle County: (302) 996-5480
New Castle County: (302) 428-2118
Kent County & Sussex County: (302) 741-0140
Office of Student Concerns
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