If you have a concern or complaint related to the Department, our services, staff or policies please email it to info.dscyf@state.de.us.  This email is not for use for reporting suspected reports of abuse or neglect.  It is not monitored 24/7.  Instead please call our Child Abuse and Neglect Report Line at 1-800-292-9582.

  1825 Faulkland Rd
  Wilmington, DE 19805-1195

Or if you are unsure who to contact, complete this Information Request Form. We will see that your question is forwarded to correct staff member.

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24 hour Prevention and Behavioral Health Crisis Hotline

For emergency help with a child's emotional problem call 1-800-969-HELP.

24-hour Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline


Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services

Phone: 302-633-2600
Fax: 302-622-4475
Email: pbhs.dscyf@state.de.us

Specialized Services
Harvey Doppelt, Ph.D.
Director, Specialized Services
Phone: 302-892-4507
Email: harvey.doppelt@state.de.us

Clinical Services Management
Dr. Julie Leusner
Phone: 302-633-2599
Email: julie.leusner@state.de.us

Central Intake
Phone: (302) 633-2571
(800) 722-7710
Email: DSCYF_Intake_General@state.de.us

Network Administrators

JP McCall
(302) 633-2738

Reid Millius
(302) 633-2597

Shelly Lazorchak
(302) 633-2559

Kimberly Scully
Billing information and inquiries
Email: kimberly.scully@state.de.us

Open Family Services Division of Family Services

Phone: 302-633-2657
Email: fs.dscyf@state.de.us

Phone: 302-633-2655
Email: adoption.dscyf@state.de.us

Foster Care
New Castle County: 302-451-2800
Kent County: 302-739-4800
Sussex County: 302-422-1400
or call 1-800-464-4357
Email: foster_care.dscyf@state.de.us

Open MSS Division of Management Support Services

Phone: 302-633-2510
Email: mss.dscyf@state.de.us

Request For Proposals(RFPs)
Phone: 302-892-4557 302-633-2510
Email: herbert.bolles@state.de.us
Email: mss.dscyf@state.de.us

Human Resources(HR)
Phone: 302-633-2553
Email: hr.dscyf@state.de.us

For Employment Opportunities
Phone: 302-633-2553
Info: kids.delaware.gov/employment.shtml
Email: hr.dscyf@state.de.us

Click to open Division of Youth Rehabilitative Services

Phone: 302-633-2620
Email: yrs.dscyf@state.de.us

Office of the Director
Phone: 302-633-2620
Fax: 302-633-2636
Email: yrs.dscyf@state.de.us

Nancy S. Dietz

Renee Ciconte
Deputy Director

New Castle County Detention Center
Phone: 302-633-3100
Fax: 302-995-8393

Iris Homer
Phone: 302-633-3151
Email: Iris.Homer@state.de.us

Grace, Snowden/Mowlds Cottages

Raheem Perkins
Phone: 302-633-2626
Fax: 302-633-2636
Email: raheem.perkins@state.de.us

Ferris School For Boys
Phone: 302-993-3800
Fax: 302-993-3820

Tanya Banks
Phone: 302-993-3813
E-mail: Tanya.Banks@state.de.us

Stevenson House Detention Center
Phone: 302-424-8100
Fax: 302-422-1535

Katherine Kenney
Phone: 302-424-8113
Email: Katherine.Kenney@state.de.us

Community Services

Phone: 302-633-2518
Fax: 302-633-2636

Office of Child Care Licensing Office of Child Care Licensing

New Castle County
Mailing Address:
1825 Faulkland Rd, Wilmington, DE 19805

Phone: 302-892-5800
Fax: 302-633-5112
Email: occl.dscyf@state.de.us

Kent & Sussex Counties
Mailing Address:
821 Silver Lake Blvd., Ste 103, Dover, DE 19904

Phone: 302-739-5487
or 1-800-822-2236
Fax: 302-739-6589
Email: occl.dscyf@state.de.us

Delaware First Early Care & Education Career Development System, OCCL
Professional Development Manager
DE Department of Education
The Townsend Building
Suite 2, 401 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901

Phone: 302-735-4236
Info: http://www.doe.k12.de.us/Page/534

Criminal History Unit
Mailing Address:
1825 Faulkland Road, Wilmington, DE 19805

Phone: 302-892-5800
Fax: 302-633-5112

Open OCM Office of Case Management

General Questions
Karen Triolo
Program Support Manager
Phone: 302-633-2682
Email: karen.triolo@state.de.us

Interstate Compact
Deputy Compact Administrator
Phone: 302-633-2698
Email: rose.holmquist@state.de.us

Chiara Fox
Family Services Program Support Supervisor
Phone: 302-892-5445
Email: chiara.fox@state.de.us

Grants and Contracts
Ryan Bolles
Liaison Supervisor
Phone: 302-633-2701
Email: herbert.bolles@state.de.us

Shirley Lerner
Phone: 302-892-6459
Email: shirley.lerner@state.de.us

Quality Assurance
Chiara Fox
Family Services Program Support Supervisor
Phone: 302-892-5445
Email: chiara.fox@state.de.us

Open Educational Services Educational Services

Angela Porter
Education Unit Supervisor
1825 Faulkland Road,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-892-6420
Email: angela.porter@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Melissa Fox
Administrative Officer
1825 Faulkland Road,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-633-2536
Email: Melissa.M.Fox@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Alan Clayton
Administrative Specialist I
1825 Faulkland Road,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-633-2507
Email: alan.clayton@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Christopher McIntyre
Special Education Supervisor
Concord Plaza, Hagley Building
3411 Silverside Road,
Wilmington, DE 19810
Phone: 302-892-4559
Email: christopher.mcIntyre@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Jackie Katz
Assistant Principal
1825 Faulkland Road, Bldg. 4,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Email: jacqueline.katz@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: Cleveland White School

Richard Lee
963 Centre Road,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Email: richard.lee@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: New Castle County Detention Center

Takiyah Bell
750 N. Dupont Blvd.,
Milford, DE 19963
Email: takiyah.bell@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: Stevenson House Detention Center, Seaford House RTC, VisionQuest Milford

Erica Foster-Holt
10 Central, New Castle, DE 19720
Email: erica.foster-holt@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: Terry Center, Silver Lake RTC, VisionQuest Townsend

Barbara Riley
Career Development and Education Liaison
1825 Faulkland Road,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Email: barbara.riley@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: Job development and resource development for DSCYF students

Rod Sutton
959 Centre Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19805
Email: Rod.Sutton@state.de.us
Area of Responsibility: Ferris School

Kathleen Devine
Supervisor of Curriculum and Assessment
Concord Plaza, Hagley Building
3411 Silverside Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
Phone: 892-4504
Email: Kathleen.Devine@state.de.us

Office of the Cabinet Secretary
Josette D. Manning, Esq., Cabinet Secretary
Steven E. Yeatman, Deputy Secretary
Jacqueline P. Mette, Esq., Chief Policy Advisor
Dawn K. Thompson, Public Information Officer/Media Relations

Phone: 302-633-2500
Email: info.dscyf@state.de.us

DSCYF Webmaster: webmaster.dscyf@state.de.us