Mowlds Cottage

Services Provided

Mowlds Cottage is a staff secured transition program that houses male adjudicated youth up to the age of 18 years old who have completed the Ferris School program.  Services include:

  • Transition/Aftercare planning for community reintegration
  • Rewards-Based Behavior Management System (Cognitive Behavior Therapy)
  • Substance Abuse Relapse Education
  • Family Engagement
  • Psycho-Educational Group Curriculum
  • Social Skills Development
  • Community Service Projects
  • Job Searching/Job Skill Development
  • Daily academic curriculum provided by certified instructors, special education services, and GED preparation
  • Medical, dental, and eye care services

In addition to youth transitioning from Ferris School, Mowlds Cottage also accommodates short-term commitments for youth on Aftercare supervision who have been committed by Family Court.

Average Length of Stay

6 weeks


16 youth

“What I am today is a reflection of what I have learned, not my potential.”

Mowlds Cottage Contact Information

Mailing Address: 1825 Faulkland Rd, Building #7, Wilmington, DE 19805
Email:  yrs.dscyf
Facsimile: 302-995-8239
Telephone: 302-892-6494