SAFETY ALERT! Computer use can be monitored and is impossible to completely clear. Click the HIDE button to quickly leave this site. Learn more about internet safety.

Quick List of Local Programs and National Resources

View the complete list

24 Hour Domestic Violence Hotlines & Shelters
New Castle County (bilingual)

Kent & Sussex Counties
302.422.8058 or 302.745.9874 (bilingual)

Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Program
New Castle County

Kent County

Sussex County

Information & Referrals
Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence (DCADV)
800.701.0456 (DE only)

Domestic Violence Coordinating Council (DVCC)

Other Resources
National Domestic Violence Hotline

DE Child Abuse Hotline

Rape Crisis Contact Lifeline
New Castle County
Kent & Sussex Counties

DE Victim Center 24 hr Hotline

View the complete list

How To Get Help

You are not alone. We are here to help. 

If you are in immediate danger, call 911.

If you are in an abusive relationship, or know someone who is, contact your local 24-hour domestic violence hotline to learn about all of your options, including shelter, legal assistance, support groups, and more. The hotline staff can help you create a safety plan personalized for your situation.

Hotline numbers for Delaware are listed to your right.

This website has lots of good information, with links and contact information for many other organizations that may also be able to help.

Contact DCADV if you still need information.