NAMI Delaware HelpLine - (888) 427-2643

NAMI Delaware provides a telephone HelpLine service during business hours. Through this service, NAMI Delaware staff provides emotional support for families and loved ones dealing with serious brain disorders (mental illness). Issues such as problem solving, communication techniques, crisis and relapse prevention and care for the caregiver are often addressed. Information about housing and other helpful community resources (support groups, agencies, books, videos, and websites) is shared.

NAMI Delaware support groups and education programs are described.

If you need assistance after hours, please see below.


  • 24 hours/day, 7 days/week
  • Adults (Statewide): 1-800-652-2929/ 1-302-577-2484
  • Children (Statewide) - Child Priority Response Toll Free: 1-800-969-4357


  • 24 hours/day, 7 days/week
  • Telephone listening, crisis helpline, rape crisis services, reassurance program: 302-761-9100 / 800-262-9800 / TTD 761-9700


  • 8 AM – 8 PM Monday – Friday
  • Up-to-Date Information and referrals to community resources:

NAMI Delaware’s HelpLine is offered at no cost to callers. Volunteers are needed to help NAMI Delaware provide this service to the public. Volunteer training is available. If you, or someone you know, is interested in becoming a part of the HelpLine team, please call (302) 427-0787