Delaware Court of Chancery

Delaware Court of Chancery is the court within Delaware that handles guardianship issues.  A guardian is a person appointed by the Court to make medical and/or financial decisions for a person with a disability. There are three types of guardianship: guardianship of an adult person, guardianship of an adult person’s property and guardianship of the property of a minor child.

Visit their website to learn more about guardianship, to access court petition forms and to learn more about their mediation services.

Location

NCC:
New Castle County Courthouse
500 North King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Kent:
Kent County Courthouse
38 The Green
Dover, DE 19901

Sussex:
Court of Chancery Courthouse
34 The Circle
Georgetown, DE 19947

Contact

NCC:
302-255-0544

Kent:
Phone: 302-735-1930
Fax: 302-735-2155

Sussex:
Phone: 302-856-5777

Website: http://courts.delaware.gov/chancery/index.stm