The Division is structured as four units, as well as the Office of the Director. The functions of each are identified below.
The Office of the Director provides oversight and management of the Division as well as training, planning and evaluation, emergency management and the publication of the Directory of Human Services for Delaware.
The Family Support Services unit provides one-stop service access for clients through the management of 15 State Service Centers. Family Support Services also provides direct support services including:
The Office of Community Services administers both state and federal programs including:
The State Office of Volunteerism helps state and non-profit agencies with volunteer programs through technical assistance, training, public relations and assistance with volunteer recognition programs; recognizes the contributions of volunteer youth and adults in annual events; and administers both volunteer and service programs including:
The management unit provides fiscal management and financial monitoring, as well as technical support to improve service delivery through the use of automated information systems and telecommunications equipment.
For questions send us an e-mail at DHSS_DSSC@delaware.gov with inquiries.