It takes all of us working together to change lives and transform communities. Join us!
Stand By Me is a joint project of the State of Delaware and United Way of Delaware. Our programs are made possible thanks to the support of funders and partners who understand that financial health is vital to the well-being of all Delawareans.
Children & Families First
Delaware Early Childhood Center
Food Bank of Delaware
Goodwill of DE and Delaware County
Interfaith Community Housing of DE
Latin American Community Center
New Castle County Head Start
Sussex County Habitat for Humanity
West End Neighborhood House
Wilmington Senior Center
Christiana Care Health System
Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
Delaware Division of Social Services – WONDER Program
Delaware Office of Adult Education
Delaware Office of Early Learning
Delaware Technical Community College
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
New Castle County Adult Education
New Castle County Vo Tech Adult Education
Polytech Adult Education
Small Business Development Center – Delaware
Sussex Tech Adult Education
US Small Business Administration
Wilmington Head Start
Wilmington Housing Authority
Community Partners (Referrals and Resources)
Corporation for Enterprise Development
Delaware Aging Network
Delaware Association of Realtors
Delaware Department of Labor
Delaware Department of Services for Children, Youth and their Families
Delaware Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities
Delaware Federation of Housing Counselors
Delaware Financial Literacy Education Fund
Del-One Federal Credit Union
Dover Air Force Base
Federation of Housing Counselors
Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union
Guidewell Financial Solutions
National Community Reinvestment Council
National Council on Aging
National Disability Institute
National Governors Association
University of Delaware
University of Maryland
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org get more information about joining our coalition of partners.
Take the first step toward peace of mind and financial control. Meet with a personal financial coach.
Fill out the form below or call us. Dial 2-1-1 or 1-800-560-3372.
The world may be slowing down due to COVID-19, but Stand By Me isn’t. There's nothing more important to us than your financial well-being. We know people need our free financial coaching more than ever to make it through this tough time. Visit our COVID-19 Tips & Tools page here for frequent updates regarding financial resources that are becoming available.
If you’ve used Stand By Me coaching in the past and are in need now, consider reconnecting with your coach.
If you’ve not yet connected with a coach, fill out the coaching request form at the bottom of this web page, or just call us. Our coaches can assist you by phone or video conference. All of it is 100% confidential and all of it is 100% free.
If you are in need of emergency food assistance, Delaware 2-1-1 is the state’s referral hotline! They can provide you with contact information for food pantries and other human service providers that can assist! Dial 2-1-1 or 1-800-560-3372, text 898-211 or visit www.delaware211.org.