If you have a concern or complaint related to the Department, our services, staff or policies please email it to info.dscyf@delaware.gov.  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@delaware.gov


Business Unit

Aileen Fink

Division Director

Jana Gindhart

Executive Secretary to PBH Division Director

Stephanie Traynor

Division Deputy Director

Barry Debnam

Administrative Specialist to PBH Deputy Director

Jocelyn Langrehr

Director of Community Mental Health Services (CAS/Grants/Intake/Managed Care)

Laura Wood

Communications & Information Management Administrator

Reid Millius

Planning & Policy Unit Manager

Richard Margolis

Quality Improvement Unit Manager

Rochelle (Shelly) Lazorchak

Prevention Unit Manager

Tamara Walker-Gladney

Unit Director of Silver Lake and Terry Center

Tracey Frazier

Child & Family Care Coordination (CFCC) Unit Manager

Yolanda Jenkins

Provider Network Administration Manager

Open Family Services Division of Family Services

Phone: 302-633-2657
Email: fs.dscyf@delaware.gov

Phone: 302-633-2658
Email: adoption.dscyf@delaware.gov

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@delaware.gov

Open MSS Division of Management Support Services

Phone: 302-633-2510
Email: mss.dscyf@delaware.gov

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

Grants and Contracts
Ryan Bolles
Procurement Administrator
Phone: 302-633-2701
Email: herbert.bolles@delaware.gov

Karen Davis-Williams
Family Services Program Support Supervisor
Phone: 302-633-2603
Email: karen.davis-williams@delaware.gov

Human Resources(HR)
Phone: 302-633-2553
Email: hr.dscyf@delaware.gov

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

Click to open Division of Youth Rehabilitative Services

Phone: 302-633-2620
Email: yrs.dscyf@delaware.gov

Office of the Director
Phone: 302-633-2620
Fax: 302-633-2636
Email: yrs.dscyf@delaware.gov

John Stevenson

Renee Ciconte
Deputy Director

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

Raheem Perkins
Phone: 302-633-3151
Email: Raheem.perkins@delaware.gov

Grace, Snowden/Mowlds Cottages

Antony Gifoli
Phone: 302-633-2626
Fax: 302-633-2636
Email: antony.gifoli@delaware.gov

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

Tanya Banks
Phone: 302-993-3813
Email: Tanya.Banks@delaware.gov

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

Katherine Kenney
Phone: 302-424-8113

Community Services

Michelle Darling
Phone: 302-633-2558
Fax: 302-633-2636

Open OCM Office of Case Management

General Questions
Susan Burns
Program Support Manager
Phone: 302-633-2676
Email: susan.burns@delaware.gov 

Family Informed Resource Support Team (FIRST) 
Brittney Santiago 
Program Support Supervisor 
Phone: 302-633-2675 
Email: dscyf_first_meeting@delaware.gov

Liaison Services / Interstate Compact and Family Court Liaisons
Mike Casey
Compact Administrator
Phone: 302-633-2678
Email: francis.casey@delaware.gov

Quality Improvement / Administrative Review
Tina Ware
Program Support Supervisor
Phone: 302-633-2581
Email: tina.ware@delaware.gov

Quality Improvement / Data and Reporting 
Andrew Cohen 
Manager of Data and Reporting 
Phone: 302-633-2514 
Email: dscyf_report_requests@delaware.gov


Open Educational Services Educational Services


Angela Porter
Education Unit Supervisor
1825 Faulkland Road,
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-424-8134
Email: Angela.Porter@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Damond Warren
959 Centre Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-993-3850
Email: Damond.Warren@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: Ferris School

Kathleen Devine
Supervisor of Curriculum and Assessment
10 Central Ave.
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: 256-5694
Email: Kathleen.Devine@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Jackie Katz
Transition Specialist
959 Centre Road
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-993-3855
Email: Jacqueline.Katz@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: Secondary Sites / Transition Services

Rod Sutton
10 Central Ave.
New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: 302-256-5620 (Terry Center) 302-464-3926 (Silver Lake)
Email: Rod.Sutton@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: Terry Center, Silver Lake

Administrative Officer
1825 Faulkland Road
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-633-2536
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Barbara Mazza
Special Education Supervisor
1825 Faulkland Road, Bldg. 9
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-993-4826
Email: Barbara.Mazza@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: All sites

Dr. Denise Cuff
Career Development and Education Liaison
959 Centre Road
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-683-8543
Email: Denise.Purnell-Cuff@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: Job development and resource development for DSCYF students

Erica Foster-Holt
1825 Faulkland Road, Bldg. 9
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-633-8539
Email: Erica.Foster-Holt@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: Cleveland White School

Richard Lee
963 Centre Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302-633-3115 (New Castle County Detention Center) 302-424-8136 (Stevenson House Detention Center)
Email: Richard.Lee@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: New Castle County Detention Center, Stevenson House Detention Center

Sara Benevento
Administrative Specialist I
1825 Faulkland Road
Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone: 302- 633-2625
Email: Sara.Benevento@delaware.gov
Area of Responsibility: All sites


Department Privacy Officer
Varina Marshall
Manager of Quality Improvement
DSCYF Departmental Records Unit/DMSS
1825 Faulkland Road
Wilmington, DE 19805 SLC: N300

Phone: 302-633-2634
Fax: 302-256-5675

Office of the Cabinet Secretary
Josette D. Manning, Esq., Cabinet Secretary
Steven E. Yeatman, Deputy Secretary
Meredith Seitz, Chief Policy Advisor
Jen Rini, Public Information Officer/Media Relations

Phone: 302-633-2500
Email: info.dscyf@delaware.gov

DSCYF Webmaster: webmaster.dscyf@delaware.gov