In The News

Barbara Messick, Executive Director of Champions for Children’s Mental Health speaks on the importance of supporting families with children with mental or behavioral health concerns.

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Out of concern for the health of our Champion families, our Family Support Providers (FSPs), and due to Governor Carney’s issuance of a stay-at-home order.  Our Champions’ staff and FSPs are working remotely via telehealth until the Governor lifts the …

Crisis Hotline

If your child (Ages 3 – 17) is experiencing a mental or behavioral health emergency. Please contact Delaware Guidance’s Crisis Team, 1-800-969-HELP (4357). Crisis Intervention Clinicians come to wherever you are, whenever you need it, to provide counseling and support. …

Child and Adolescent Respite

Easterseals is providing respite care services (temporary breaks) to caregivers to support and maintain the primary caregiving relationship. The service is for children under 18 with a behavioral health challenge who qualify for Prevention and Behavioral Health Services. Respite providers …

Family Partners support group is back!!

It’s Official, our Family Partners Support Meetings are up and running once again!!!! Meetings are free, but space is limited. Please email FamilyPartners@ChampionsDE.org to reserve a spot. Please join us Questions: call 724-7229 or email FamilyPartners@ChampionsDE.org

1 in 5 Children Experience a Mental Health Challenge

Children of all ages, even babies, can experience emotional, behavioral and mental health challenges.  The signs of mental health challenges are not always as easy to see as broken bones, but treating them is just as important so children and …