Inspiring hope, courage and determination for more than 20 years

La Esperanza’s mission is to integrate Latino individuals and their families into the community through advocacy, education and support services. Founded 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 and build self-sufficient lives.


  • One-to-one counseling on steps toward the citizenship process
  • Processing of documentation for citizenship
  • Community information sessions to educate Latinos and other immigrants on immigration rights, resources, tools, etc.

Victims services

  • Trauma-based counseling and support services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault
  • Mental health counseling and support services

Family and individual empowerment

  • Prevention of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Program (PASA)
  • Personal financial coaching

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