If you need immediate medical assistance, call 911 or go to the emergency room of Wilmington, St Francis Hospital, or Christiana Care in Newark
If you are feeling suicidal, call the suicide prevention hotline 800-273-8255.
If you are having mental health problems, call the psychiatric crisis hotline 302-428-2118.
If you need emergency dental work, visit the emergency dental clinic at Wilmington Hospital
If you have a non-narcotic prescription, but lack the funds to pay for it, visit one of the Friendship House Day Centers with a pharmacy printout of your prescription. Although it has only limited funds for prescription assistance, Friendship House is usually able to assist clients once per year.
If you need medical insurance, see pg. 34 on how to apply for Medicaid
If you need to see a doctor, but have neither insurance nor money, St Francis Hospital operates the St. Clare Mobile Health Clinic on the streets of Wilmington. The St. Clare Van sees patients on a first-come-first serve basis. Locations:
|Monday||8:00 AM||2nd & Jackson St.||1:00 PM||Corpus Christi Social Hall in Elsmere|
|Tuesday||9:00 AM||Lancaster & Van Buren St||1:00 PM||Lancaster & Van Buren St|
|Wednesday||1:00 PM||Corpus Christi Social Hall in Elsmere|
|Thursday||9:00 AM||110 N Poplar St||1:00 PM||500 Rodgers Rd., New Castle|
|Friday||8:00 AM||2nd & Jackson St||1:00 PM||8th & Van Buren St|
|Hospitals & Clinics||Address||Phone|
|Wilmington Hospital||501 W 14th St, Wilmington||302-428-4410|
|Christiana Hospital||4755 Ogletown-Stanton Rd||302-733-1000|
|St. Francis Hospital||701 n Clayton St, Wilmington||302-421-4100|
|VA Hospital||1601 Kirkwood Highway, Elsmere||302-994-2511|
|Westside Family Health Care||1802 W 4th St, Wilmington
27 Marrows Rd, Newark
|Henrietta Johnson Medical Center||601 New Castle Ave, Wilm.
600 N Lombard St, Wilm.
|MOC House of Joseph II||9 W 18th St, Wilmington||302-652-9943|
|MOC Pierre Toussant Dental Clinic||830 N Spruce St, Wilmington||302-652-8947|
Mental Health Facilities
|Mental Health Drop-in Center
Delaware Psychiatric Center
|Springler Building, New Castle||302-672-9360|
Center for Comprehensive Behavioral Health
|501 w 14th St, Wilmington||302-428-6600
|Meadowwood Behavioral Health Center||575 S Dupont Hghwy,
|Rockford Center||100 Rockford Dr, Newark||302-996-5480|
(Last Updated 8/28/14)