Government Agencies

State of Delaware

The official site of the First State.
Website: State of Delaware Government

Americans w Disabilities Act – ADA

Information and Technical Assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Website: Americans w Disabilities Act – ADA.gov

Child Development Watch

A statewide early intervention program for children ages birth to three, designed to enhance the development of infants and toddlers with disabilities or developmental delays.
Website: Child Development Watch
PDF: Information for Families About Child Development Watch

New Castle County: University Plaza, Chopin Blg
(302) 283-7240 or (800) 671-0050
Kent/Sussex Counties: 18 N. Walnut Street, Milford, DE 19963
(302)424-7300 or (800) 752-9393

Children’s Community Alternative Disability Program

Providing Medicaid coverage to severely disabled children who do not qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or other Medicaid qualifying programs because of their parent’s income and/or resources.
Website: Children’s Community Alternative Disability Program

Delaware Aging and Disabilities Resource Center (ADRC)

ADRC is a one-stop access point for aging and disability information and resources in Delaware.
Website: Delaware Aging and Disability Resource Center
(800) 223-9074 or (302) 391-3505 (TDD only)

Delaware Department of Health and Social Services

Providing quality services to improve the quality of life for Delaware’s citizens by promoting health and well-being, foster self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations.
Website: Delaware Health and Social Services
1901 North DuPont Highway, Main Administration, New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 255-9398

Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council

Working to ensure that people with developmental disabilities enjoy the same quality of life as the rest of society.
Website: Developmental Disabilities Council 
Margaret M. O’Neill Building, 410 Federal Street, Dover, DE 19901
(302) 739-3333

Delaware Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance

Providing health care coverage to individuals with low income and those with disabilities and to ensure access to high quality, cost effective and appropriate medical care and supportive services.
Website: Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance 
Lewis Building, Herman Holloway Sr. Campus, 1901 N. DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE 19720
(302)255-9600 or (800) 372-2022

Delaware Division of Public Health

Providing programs and services to protect and improve the health of the people of live and work in Delaware.
Website: Division of Public Health
Jesse Cooper Building, Federal and Water Streets, Dover, DE 19901
(302) 744-4700

Delaware Division of Visually Impaired

Helping those who are blind and visually impaired to become and/or remain employed, independent and self-sufficient.
Website: DE Division of Visually Impaired

EDS-Diamond State Partners

University Office Plaza, 248 Chapman Road, Suite 100, Newark, DE 19702
(302) 454-7622 or (800)390-6093

Governor’s Advisory Council For Exceptional Citizens

Providing leadership to improve the lives of exceptional citizens of all ages through advice and advocacy.
Website: Governor’s Advisory Council For Exceptional Citizens
516 W. Lockerman Street, Dover, De 19904
(302) 739-4553

Governor’s Advisory Council On The Blind

Considering matters relating to blind and visually impaired persons residing in Delaware.
Website: Advisory Councils of Delaware
32100 River Road-Whit’s Point, Millsboro, DE 19966
(302) 945-2200

Delaware Birth to 3 Early Intervention System

A statewide comprehensive system that provides early intervention services and supports for infants and toddlers with disabilities and developmental delays, and their families.
Website: Birth to 3 Early Intervention System
1901 North DuPont Highway, 2nd Floor, New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 255-9134

Delaware Maternal Child Health (MCH) Program

Improving the health of all mothers and children and ensuring prevention and primary care services for children, pregnant women, mothers, infants, and children with special health care needs.
Website: Maternal Child Health Program
(302) 744-4551

Delaware Oral Health Program

Protecting and promoting oral health care by ensuring that the people of Delaware can access affordable, quality oral health care.
Website: Delaware Oral Health Program
Website: Delaware Oral Health Coalition
Including Access to Care, Dental Awareness and Education, and Dental Workforce Development
Contact: Greg McClure, State Dental Director at (302) 741-2960
E-mail: Greg.McClure@state.de.us

Delaware Parent Teacher Association (PTA)

Providing every child with a voice.
Website: Delaware PTA
925 Bear- Corbitt Road, Room 101, Bear, DE 19701
(302) 838-8770

Delaware Office of Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Working to improve the well being of children with special health care needs. A part of the Division of Public Health
Website: Delaware CSHCN
Jesse Cooper Building, Dover,DE 19903
(302) 744-4553

Delaware Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Ensuring that citizens who are deaf and hard of hearing have equal access to services and  programs in Delaware. Providing programs for children and youth who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Website: Delaware Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
4425 North Market Street, Wilmington DE
(302) 761-8275 (TTY and Voice)

Delaware Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)

Assisting people with disabilities to go to work.
Website: Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Statewide Administration Office: 4425 North Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19802
(302) 761-8275 (Voice/TTY)
Link to County Office Locations and Contact Information

Programs for Children with Disabilities
Delaware Exceptional Children
Department of Education, P.O. Box 1402, Dover, DE 19903
(302) 739-4667
Website Link: Delaware Exceptional Childrens Resources – Special Education

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities
Delaware Office of Early Learning
Division of Health and Social Services, 2nd Floor, Room 204
1901 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 255-9135
Website Link: Delaware Office of Early Learning

Social Security
– Delaware Medicaid
– SSDI Info from SSA Website
– SSI Info from SSA Website

State CHIP Program(healthcare for low-income uninsured children)
Delaware Healthy Children Program
P.O. Box 950, New Castle, DE 19720-9914
(800) 996-9969
Website: DSS Delaware Healthy Children Program

State Coordinator for NCLB(No Child Left Behind)
Curriculum and Instructional Improvement Branch
Department of Education, P.O. Box 1402, Dover, DE 19903
(302) 739-3772

State Department of Adult Education
Department of Adult and Community Education
Department of Public Instruction
Townsend Building, P.O. Box 1402, Federal and Lookerman Streets, Dover, DE 19903
(302) 739-3743

State GED Adminstration
Department of Adult and Community Education
Department of Public Instruction
Townsend Building, P.O. Box 1402, Federal and Lookerman Streets, Dover, DE 19903
(302) 739-3743

State Correctional Education
Department of Correction, 1301 East 12th Street, Wilmington, DE 19809
(302) 429-7185

State Council For Persons with Disabilities
Margaret O’Neil Building, 410 Federal Street, Ste.1
Dover,DE 19901

State Mental Health Representative for Children
Division of Child Mental Health Services
Department of Services for Children, Youth & Their Families
1825 Faulkland Road, Wilmington, DE 19805-1195

CMH Crisis Center
New Castle County (302) 653-5128
New Castle County1 (800) 969-4357
Kent and Sussex Counties (302) 424-4357

Unison Health Plan of Delaware
Powder Mill Square, Suite 210
3844 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE 19807
(302) 429-7812

White House- Engage
“The President has always believed that the best ideas don’t just come from Washington. They come from individuals and communities all across the country. They come from people like you. To bring about real, lasting change the President needs you to stay engaged, share your stories, and add your voice to help address the challenges of the 21st century so we can win the future.”
Link: White House Engage

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