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CHILD, Inc.’s Mission

Since 1963, CHILD, Inc. has been helping the children and families of Delaware.  CHILD, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization that offers prevention, treatment, emergency shelter and advocacy services that strengthen families. We serve dependent, neglected and abused children and their parents. We provide programs for those involved in domestic violence situations, especially children.

CHILD, Inc.’s mission is to be the leading advocate for Delaware’s children. We provide creative prevention and treatment programs that meet the changing needs of families. We serve dependent, neglected and abused children and their parents. We provide programs for those involved in domestic violence situations, especially children. By protecting the victims and treating those responsible for acts of domestic violence we help children heal.

Our Services

Domestic Violence Services

Runaway & Homeless Youth

Foster Care

Parenting Education & Family Support Services

Sparrow Run Community Program

Separation/Divorce Seminars & Counseling

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“Be A Rainbow In Someone Else’s Cloud.”

Maya Angelou said, “Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.” Please consider being the rainbow in the lives of the children and families we serve by supporting CHILD, Inc. with your donation.

How Can You Make A Difference?

There are plenty of ways that you can make the difference in the life of a child. Be A Rainbow and help CHILD, Inc. with your donation.

Each year, CHILD, Inc. identifies its neediest families in an effort to create a holiday that matters for those who would not otherwise receive gifts. The gift room is open to current clients for the holidays to select "shop" for toys/arts & crafts, games, outside toys for their children. If you are interested in donating to the room or holding a toy drive, please contact Anne at for more information.
CHILD, Inc. participates in the recycling cell phone fundraising program offered through Phones 4 Charity. The funds CHILD, Inc. receives for the donated phones are used to help victims of domestic violence. If you wish to donate your old cell phone and battery (no accessories accepted), please mail or drop them off between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at: CHILD, Inc., 507 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809.
Thank you for your interest in making a donation to CHILD, Inc. CHILD, Inc. has been serving the children and families in the community for over 50 years. There are several ways you are able to contribute – via MightyCause, over the phone or you may mail a check and/or money order made payable to CHILD, Inc. Contributions may be made in memory or honor of a loved one. Contact Anne Undorf at (302) 762-8989.
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AmazonSmile The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for your to support CHILD, Inc. every time you shop, at no cost to you. You will find the same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to CHILD, Inc. Bookmark: Ebay If you are a shopper or a seller, you may select CHILD, Inc. to receive a percentage of the sale. Visit and under my charities search and select CHILD, Inc. then add us to your charities. When shopping through participating online stores, a percentage of the sale is donated to CHILD, Inc. Paypal Giving Fund (formerly Mission Fish) CHILD, Inc. is able to accept donations on eBay from any paypal user through Donate Now. In addition, eBay Community Sellers are able to donate part or all of their sales to CHILD, Inc.
Designate CHILD, Inc. as the recipient of your United Way donation. CHILD, Inc’s United Way Code is: 9011
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