State Laws And Let Grow Updates in Delaware

State Laws And Let Grow Updates in Delaware

Let Grow is making a lasting impact across the entire United States. With the help of greater childhood awareness, volunteers and faithful donations, it is our goal to bring Let Grow programs to thousands of schools and neighborhoods across the country. Take a look at what’s happening in Delaware and how you can help.

State Laws And Let Grow Updates in Delaware

State Laws And Policies

Criminal Law:

Delaware Code Title 11, § 1102 makes it a crime to intentionally, knowingly or recklessly act in an “injurious manner” toward a child.

Juvenile Court | Child Protective Services | Neglect Law:

10 Delaware Code § 901 makes the lack of “necessary supervision” a form of neglect, depending on the age and circumstances of the child.


This webpage is not a legal document, and Let Grow does not take responsibility for the content. Be mindful that some localities have rules and guidelines even when the state does not. When in doubt, consult your local authorities to confirm the laws where you live. What’s more, laws change, as do judicial interpretations of them, and this webpage may not be updated immediately.

Nationwide State Laws And Policies

Learn More About Laws And Policies In Other States

Right now, most states’ neglect laws are incredibly open-ended. They say things like, “Parent must provide proper supervision.” We agree! But people have different ideas of what that entails. Select a state below to learn more about their laws, policies and how Let Grow is helping.