Social Services Departments in New Castle County, Delaware

There are 10 Social Services Departments in New Castle County, Delaware, serving a population of 555,036 people in an area of 427 square miles. There is 1 Social Services Department per 55,503 people, and 1 Social Services Department per 42 square miles.

In Delaware, New Castle County is ranked 3rd of 3 counties in Social Services Departments per capita, and 1st of 3 counties in Social Services Departments per square mile.

List of New Castle County Social Services Departments

Find New Castle County, Delaware departments of social services, DSS, DPSS, and human services.


Delaware State Social Service Department 1624 Jessup Street Wilmington, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 500 Rogers Road New Castle, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 1920 Maryland Avenue Wilmington, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 501 Ogletown Rd Newark, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 122 Silver Lake Road Middletown, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 153 East Chestnut Hill Road Newark, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 84 Christiana Road New Castle, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 509 West 8th Street Wilmington, DE

Delaware State Social Service Department 3301 Green Street Claymont, DE

New Castle County Social Service Department 87 Reads Way New Castle, DE

About New Castle County Social Services

Social Services are Delaware State, New Castle County and local government agencies responsible for providing a wide range of health and human services and programs in New Castle County, DE. The range and types of programs may vary significantly from one jurisdiction to the next, but Social Services in New Castle County tends to emphasize safety net programs, the provision of basic necessities, and the protection of children, elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults.

You may contact Social Services for questions about:
  • New Castle County Social Services programs
  • Government benefits and welfare
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Food stamps and EBT cards
  • New Castle County Medicare and Medicaid