Delaware

Demographic Data

Total state population
987,964
Total number of people with disabilities
13%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
4%
Vision difficulty
3%
Cognitive difficulty
5%
Ambulatory difficulty
7%
Self-care difficulty
3%
Independent living difficulty
6%
Race/ethnicity breakdown

For more detailed metrics on demographics for people with disabilities, please visit Disability Employment Statistics | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov).

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
7%
Unemployment rate for PwD
11%
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
25%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

For more detailed metrics on demographics for people with disabilities, please visit Disability Employment Statistics | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov).

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

For more information on the AoD grantee programs across the country, please visit Administration on Disabilities | ACL Administration for Community Living.

Freedom Center for Independent Living
400 North Broad Street
Middletown, DE 19709
Phone: 302-376-4399
ED:Pat Maichle
Independent Resources, Inc.
Two Fox Point Centre, 6 Denny Road, Suite 101
Wilmington, DE 19809
Phone: 302-765-0191
ED:Despina Wilson
Phone: (302) 739-3333
ED:Vacant
Center for Disabilities Studies
College of Education and Human Development
University of Delaware
461 Wyoming Road
Newark, DE 19716
Main Phone: 302-831-6974
Main Fax: 302-831-4690
TTY: 302-831-4689
PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Community Legal Aid Society, Inc.
Community Services Building, Suite 801
100 W. 10th Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone & TDD: (302) 575-0660
FAX: (302) 575-0840
CAP
Client Assistance Program
of United Cerebral Palsy of Delaware, Inc.
700A River Road
Wilmington, DE 19809-2746
Phone: (302) 764-6216
Toll Free: (800) 640-9336
FAX: (302) 764-8713