Inspiring hope, courage and determination for more than 20 years

familyFounded in 1996 to stand as a beacon of hope for the increasing number of immigrants in Sussex County, La Esperanza has evolved into the only multiservice nonprofit focused on building family empowerment among Latinos. Our fully bilingual and bicultural staff guides individuals and families to effectively integrate into the fabric of life in Sussex County.

When a family or person contacts La Esperanza, the staff welcomes them with the resources they need. Our emergency, victim and immigration services stabilize a threatening situation. Stability restores hope, and hope lays the foundation upon which lives can improve.

La Esperanza offers our clients information and knowledge to help them lead safe and healthy lives. With immediate concerns addressed, our programs in youth leadership, skills development and financial coaching encourage clients push ahead to fulfilling lives, contributing to a greater future in Southern Delaware.

Family stabilization: Services that meet immediate needs and restore hope

  • Emergency assistance and referrals
  • Victim services
  • Immigration legal support and assistance

Education and advocacy: Services that connect clients to programs and information

  • DE-Lead Program lead-hazard control
  • Pre- and post-natal care
  • Parenting workshop
  • Advocacy

Growth and fulfillment: Services that help individuals persevere

  • Youth leadership
  • Skills development
  • Financial coaching

For more information about La Esperanza, please call (302) 854-9262 or visit us at 216 N Race Street in Georgetown, Delaware.