Friendship House Wilmington Empowerment Center
720 N Orange St
Wilmington, DE - 19801
Sunday Breakfast: 7am – 8am
For appointment call (302) 652-8033: Mon-Fri 9am-12pm.
The Empowerment Centers serve clients with a way home. Each center is part of the network of homeless ministries housed out of local churches which have a partnership with Friendship House. The principal services include basic hospitality (coffee/ tea, water, bathrooms), the Home Base Program (mailing address, phone service, locker & savings bank), a consultation & referral service, AA and NA meetings and the Job Readiness Program (Computer lab, Job mentors, I.D., Resume, Bus Tickets, Work Shoes, Equipment, Workers’ Shelter).
Services offered at our Empowerment Centers include:
Access to a phone, a place to receive mail
A job readiness program where you will receive help on resume writing and job searches
Help getting replacement birth certificates and identification
Access to clothing
Help with food or shelter referrals
Bus tickets to verifiable appointments
Assistance with medical prescription
Hospitality of hot drinks, water, and access to a bathroom
Sanctuary from the elements