Below is a list of resources you may turn to for help and information regarding emotional, mental, physical, and social health.

Elections and Voting

Use the Election’s Division of The Secretary of the Commonwealth’s web page to register to vote or check registration status, locate polling places, and find election and candidate information.

The English Learner (EL) Program in Wilmington

Resources for English language learners in the Wilmington area as provided by Sue MacDonald, a licensed ESL teacher

Love Is Respect

Resources to prevent and end abusive relationships

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Call 1-800-273-8255 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Sex Etc.

Resources and FAQs on sex ed., with content curated and written by teens, for teens.

Looking for information in a different format? Place a hold on You Know, Sex? by Cory Silverberg.

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National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) 

Find the latest science-based information about drug use, health, and the developing brain. Designed for young people and those who influence them—parents, guardians, teachers, and other educators—these resources inspire learning and encourage critical thinking so teens can make informed decisions about drug use and their health.

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This is Quitting

This is Quitting is a free and anonymous text messaging program from Truth Initiative designed to help young people quit vaping. The first-of-its-kind quit program incorporates messages from other young people like them who have attempted to, or successfully quit, e-cigarettes. Our messages show the real side of quitting, both the good and the bad, to help young people feel motivated, inspired and supported throughout their quitting process.

The Trevor Support Center

A place where LGBTQ youth and their allies can find answers to frequently asked questions, and explore resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity and more

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WPS Student Support Services

Counseling, hotlines, and organizations available in the Wilmington area to support positive behavioral, social and emotional health.

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Wilmington Substance Abuse and Mental Health Assistance

The Wilmington Police Department’s Health and Recovery Coordinator, Samantha Reif, focuses on mental health and substance abuse concerns, which impact individuals, family members, and friends on a daily basis.

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Wilmington Substance Abuse Coalition

The Wilmington Substance Abuse Coalition addresses the rising problem of substance abuse in our community by promoting healthy and responsible behavior and providing information on better decision-making skills.

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