Any child 17 years of age or younger who lives within Wilmington city limits or is exposed to a violent or traumatic event while within Wilmington city limits is eligible for services. (Photo by Christopher Belcher) Any child 17 years of age or younger who lives within Wilmington city limits or is exposed to a violent or traumatic event while within Wilmington city limits is eligible for services. (Photo by Christopher Belcher)
There is no charge for Wilmington CD-CP services. (Photo by Troy A. Nuss) There is no charge for Wilmington CD-CP services. (Photo by Troy A. Nuss)

CD-CP Services

The Wilmington CD-CP program provides the following client services:

  • Acute responses to crime scenes where children are present;
  • Initial assessment to determine the level of intervention;
  • Mobile, short-term, intensive intervention for children and their families; and
  • Referrals for longer-term, outpatient therapy and other mental health or social services as needed.

In instances of severe neglect or child abuse, it is required that a report first be made to the Division of Family Services (DFS) 24-hour report line at 1-800-292-9582.

Who is Eligible for CD-CP Services?

Any child 17 years of age or younger who lives within Wilmington city limits or is exposed to a violent or traumatic event while within Wilmington city limits is eligible for services. Children who are victims, witnesses and perpetrators of violence or trauma are eligible for CD-CP services. There is no charge for the service. Health insurance is not a factor in determining eligibility.


Contact the Wilmington CD-CP

Address

William T. McLaughlin Public Safety Building
300 North Walnut Street
Wilmington, Delaware 19801

Phone: (302) 576-3183