(New Castle, DE 19720) October is an important month as it marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It’s a time for us to come together as a community and shed light on a critical issue that affects countless individuals and families across the world.

Domestic violence can take many forms, including physical, emotional, psychological, and financial abuse. It knows no boundaries, affecting people from all walks of life. This month, let us take a moment to remember and support survivors, raise awareness about the resources available to those in need, and work towards a world where everyone can live free from fear and violence in their own homes.

The New Castle County Division of Police currently has a display in the lobby of the Public Safety Building that contains informational pamphlets and resources. Individuals looking for assistance can also contact the below listed phone numbers.

NCCPD Victim Services – (302)395-8000

Domestic Violence Hotline – (302)762-6110

National Domestic Violence Hotline – (800)799-7233

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline – (866)331-9474

3601 N DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE 19720