- "To improve the quality of life for Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being,
fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations."
- "Together we provide quality services as we create a better future for the people of
- Maximize Personal and Family Independence
- Be a self-correcting organization working to retool to keep pace with changing client needs and a
changing service delivery environment
- DHSS will be customer service focused.
- DHSS will be driven by a shared vision.
- DHSS will communicate effectively, both internally and externally.
- DHSS will live its Beliefs and Principles and Management Principles.
- DHSS will function as an integrated organization which partners with outside organizations to improve
the quality of services provided to our clients.