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Neighborhood House, Inc. Services

Children & Youth

All Stars --Targets building character to prevent high-risk behavior in youth and teens.  This program is funded by the Delaware Prevention Network Alliance (DPNA).

Early Learning Center In collaboration with Neighborhood House, Inc., the University of Delaware has operated an extension of the very successful Early Learning Center in the Southbridge neighborhood of Wilmington since October 2007.  "We are committed to providing high quality childcare with family supports in the Southbridge neighborhood, and ongoing state of the art training and technical assistance for Wilmington early care and education programs." Read more...

Extended Hours This is an evening program providing a safe have to youth ages 13 to 17 to engage in constructive activities such as open recreation, computer time, line dancing; Double Dutch and workshops on personal hygiene, STD, college preparation,  prevention and intervention issues.  The program operates from 6 to 8 p.m. on Fridays and from 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturdays during the fall, winter and spring seasons.

Homework Help This program targets youth grades K thru 6 from 3 to 5:30 p.m. and grades 7 thru 11 from 5 to 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday.  The program includes homework assistance, tutoring, access to computers for research and reports, computer training and monthly parent meetings.  Other activities include Four-H Club, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, fields trips and workshops.

Street Lights Neighborhood House sponsors teams for area youth in seasonal sports such as flag football, basketball and track.

Summer  Camp -- Provides recreational, educational and cultural enrichment programming for area youth between the ages of six and twelve.  Before and after care is also provided for working parents.

Crisis Relief/Family Services

This program is designed to assist families and individuals to meet their immediate basic needs of food, heat and electricity in crisis situations while helping them become more stable.  Some of the services offered are emergency food closet, financial assistance with utility bills, Thanksgiving food baskets, Christmas adopt-a-family, bus tickets for employment and life skill workshops.  These services are offered both locations -- Middletown and Wilmington.

Housing Services

The Housing Services Program has one mission: to provide a full range of  free services, advice, and technical assistance to housing clients.  Housing Services is a source of information to countless New Castle County residents with housing concerns ranging from simply keeping rent current to purchasing their own home. Read more ...

Weatherization

The purpose is to install energy efficiency improvements in the homes of low-income persons in order to maximize energy savings and improve the health and safety of people in their homes.

Neighborhood House administers the Weatherization Assistance Program in New Castle County for the State of Delaware.


 


Our Locations

Wilmington Location
(302) 652-3928 - Directions
Neighborhood House, Inc.
1218 B Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Middletown Location
(302) 378-7217 - Directions
Neighborhood House, Inc.
219 West Green Street
Middletown, DE 19709
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A United Way member agency (code #0438) and a National Institution of Global Ministries, The United Methodist Church.

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