Healthy mothers. Healthy babies. Healthy families. Healthy communities. They’re all connected. Welcome to DE Thrives. Here, you’ll find resources to help you to make healthy choices for yourself and to take healthy action in your community. DE Thrives connects you with resources, programs and social networks for reproductive life planning, having a healthy pregnancy, raising healthy babies and more. When one of us does better, we all do better.

Together, we thrive! Explore our programs below:

  • Home Visiting

    If you’re expecting a baby or already have a newborn at home, now is the right time to sign…

  • Help Me Grow

    If you’re like most parents, you sometimes wonder if your child’s physical development, emotional behavior or learning curve is…

  • Safe Sleep

    If you’re expecting a baby, you already know that there’s a lot to do to prepare for her arrival….

  • Oral Health

    Healthy smiles are important for everyone, especially our kids! Brushing is the simplest and most important thing anyone can…

  • Healthy Women

    A happy and healthy life is something we all have the power to create. The decisions you make every…

  • My Life. My Plan

    As you’re discovering whats in store for you and what kind of person you want to be, you’ll be…

  • Man Up. Plan Up

    You’re a man, so take control of the situation. Plan to be a father—but only if you want to…

  • Family Shade

    Connecting children with special healthcare needs with community resources. ENABLE. EMPOWER. ENRICH.

  • Thriving Communities

    Thriving Communities is an initiative of the DHMIC Health Equity Systems Committee. The goal of the initiative is to…

  • Healthy Women. Healthy Babies

    Healthy Women, Healthy Babies is a program for women who are Delaware residents. It facilitates extra services for women…

  • Quality Time-30

    QT-30 is shorthand for “30 Minutes of Quality Time Each Day” to be shared with a child in a…

  • Developmental Screening

    Developmental milestones are clues that your child’s growth is on track. The way they listen, talk, move, behave and…

  • Health Equity

    Health Equity means opportunity for all. The more of us who are healthy, the less of a price we…