WE ALL HAVE A ROLE IN FIGHTING TROUBLE
Courageous individuals and organizations from both the private and public sectors are developing innovative ways of fighting hunger, providing shelter and offering creative solutions in resolving all types of life-changing trouble. If you know of such an organization, please contact us and if approved, we will post the information on our site.
FEATURED HOMELESS SHELTERS TRANSITIONAL HOUSING AND SPONSORS
|The Shepherd Shelter
1362 S Governor Ave
Dover DE 19904
801 W Division St
Dover DE 19904
The Covenant Shelter
FEATURED FOOD BANKS AND PANTRIES:
Health For Life Food Pantry 356 E. Main St. Newark, DE 19711 (302) 777-7791
Thurman State Service 546 South Bedford Street Georgetown, DE 19947 302-856-5574
Acorn Food Pantry 1607 Todds Ln Wilmington, DE 19802 (302) 762-4226
West End House Pantry 710 North Lincoln Street Wilmington, DE 19805 (302) 658-4171
Porter State Service Center 509 West 8th Street Wilmington, DE 19801 (302) 577-3401
The Delaware food assistance program dispenses benefits to qualified low income people. Food debit cards can be used anywhere that SNAP food benefits are accepted. In order to be accepted into the program and receive a food debit card, it is necessary to first apply at your local state-run office that facilitates the SNAP program. You can locate the closest SNAP Office by contacting: Delaware Division of Social Services PO Box 906, New Castle, DE 19720 Phone: (302) 255-9645
FEATURED LOW INCOME ASSISTED PUBLIC HOUSING AND SPONSORS
PEACH TREE ACRES
LUTHER TOWERS OF MILTON
CAPITOL GREEN APARTMENTS
ARC HUD IX
HUD PROGRAMS IN DELAWARE:
Can’t find what you are looking for? The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides a National Customer Service Center that is staffed to address you questions about public housing availability in your state. For current information about subsidized public housing phone them at: 1-800-955-2232.
TANF is a federally sponsored program that works with your state to offer low income families temporary financial assistance, job training, and child care assistance. For more information visit or call: ABC (A Better Chance) 302-255-9500
If you are homeless or going through a financial hardship, you may qualify to receive free or low-cost legal services. Click the title link for more information above.
LEARN ABOUT DEBT AND DEPRESSION:
OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES:
Feeding America: Is one of the leading hunger-relief organizations providing food assistance for over 25 million low-income people across the country including children and seniors.
The Salvation Army Assists children, women, elderly men, addicts and families through troubled times. Find a location near you.
Department of Veterans Affairs: Serves homeless veterans and their dependents.