Resources for Delaware Families

Services for Delaware Families - Resources

  1. Child Traumatic Stress and Treatment
    NCCTS Questions and Answers about Child Sexual Abuse Treatment
    Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
    Delaware Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Roster
    Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
    Delaware Trauma-Focused Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Roster
  2. Family Voices
  3. Contact Lifeline
  4. Parent Information Center of Delaware, Inc.
  5. Autism Information
  6. SIDS Back to Sleep Campaign
  7. Directory of Human Services in Delaware
  8. Asperger’s Network in Delaware
  9. Autism Delaware
  10. Lower Delaware Autism Foundation
  11. Nemours &
  12. Delaware Assistive Technology
  13. Resource & Referral
    Delaware Helpline
    Children & Families First
    Cooperative Extension
  14. Delaware Association for Education of Young Children (DAEYC)
  15. Parent Information Center of Delaware
  16. UD Cooperative Extension, Families Matter!
  17. UD Cooperative Extension, Great Beginnings
  18. UD Cooperative Extension, Finding Help and Resources for Grandparents and Mentors
  19. UD Cooperative Extension, The Family Well-Being Across the Lifespan Extension Cord
  20. UD Cooperative Extension, Child Care and Out-of-School School Care
  21. UD Cooperative Extension, Resources for Professionals
  22. Clearinghouse on Early Education and Parenting
  23. Early Childhood and Parenting Collaborative (ECAP)
  24. Governor’s Advisory Council for Exceptional Children (GACEC)
  25. Children’s Beach House
  26. Child Care Exchange
  27. Early Childhood Research and Practice (ECRP)
  28. U.S. Department of Education
  29. UD Cooperative Extension, Just in Time Parenting
  30. Family Communications
  31. The Frank Porter Graham (FPG) Child Development Institute
  32. Kid Writing
  33. National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  34. Nursery-Kindergarten Association of Delaware (NKAD)
  35. Positive Behavior Support Teachers
  36. Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations of Early Learning
  37. Zero to Three
  38. Children and Families First - Child Care Capacity - Building Program
  39. Connecting Generation
  40. Creative Mentoring
  41. Early Childhood and Parenting Collaborative (ECAP)
  42. Delaware Lifespan Respite Care Network
  43. National Center for Learning Disabilities
  44. DE Child Mental Health Website Links for Families
  45. Resources for Families
  46. Healthy Children
  47. text4baby
  48. Social and Emptional Support
  49. Birth Defects
  50. Report injuries or hazards posed by consumer products.  U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
  51. "Learn the Signs, Act Early" program to improve early identification of children with autism and other developmental disabilities.
    1. Track Your Child's Developmental Milestones 
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    2. Milestone Moments

Toll-Free Crisis Hotline Numbers - Related Organizations List

Author(s): Child Welfare Information Gateway Year Published: 2009

Child Abuse

Phone: 800.4.A.CHILD (800.422.4453)
Whom They Help: Child abuse victims, parents, concerned individuals

Child Sexual Abuse

Darkness to Light
Phone: 866.FOR.LIGHT (866.367.5444)
Whom They Help: Children and adults needing local information or resources about sexual abuse

Crime Victims

National Center for Victims of Crime
Phone: 800.FYI.CALL (800.394.2255)
Whom They Help: All victims of crime

Family Violence

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Phone: 800.799.SAFE (800.799.7233)
Whom They Help: Children, parents, friends, offenders

Human Trafficking

National Human Trafficking Hotline
Phone: 888.373.7888
Whom They Help: Victims of human trafficking and those reporting potential trafficking situations

Mental Illness

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Phone: 800.950.NAMI (800.950.6264)
Whom They Help: Individuals, families, professionals

Missing/Abducted Children

Child Find of America
Phone: 800.I.AM.LOST (800.426.5678)
Whom They Help: Parents reporting lost or abducted children, including parental abductions

Child Find of America—Mediation
Phone: 800.A.WAY.OUT (800.292.9688)
Whom They Help: Parents (abduction, prevention, child custody issues)

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Phone: 800.THE.LOST (800.843.5678)
Whom They Help: Families and professionals (social services, law enforcement)


Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
Phone: 800.656.HOPE, Ext. 1 (800.656.4673, Ext. 1)
Whom They Help: Rape and incest victims, media, policymakers, concerned individuals

Substance Abuse

National Alcohol and Substance Abuse Information Center
Phone: 800.784.6776
Whom They Help: Families, professionals, media, policymakers, concerned individuals

Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Hopeline
Phone: 800.784.2433
Whom They Help: Families, concerned individuals

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Phone: 800.273.8255
Whom They Help: Families, concerned individuals

Youth in Trouble/Runaways

National Runaway Switchboard
Phone: 800.RUNAWAY (800.786.2929)
Whom They Help: Runaway and homeless youth, families

Delaware State Agencies and Related Resources