Sussex Housing Group


About Us

Sussex Housing Group (SHG) is a partnership of organizations that includes representation from the public and private sector, non-profits and other community-based organizations, and communities.


SHG works collaboratively on housing and community development issues as they affect communities in Sussex County, DE. Our mission is as follows: “The Sussex Housing Group brings together multiple organizations and individuals as an effective coalition that fosters safe, fair, and affordable housing and builds a community based on the power of people and place.”


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Get Involved


The Sussex Housing Group works with individual communities to provide a wide variety of services, including home rehabilitation and repairs, street lighting, neighborhood beautification and landscaping, resolution of title issues, leadership development, and financial empowerment training. Sussex Housing Group has developed formal partnerships with three Communities in Sussex County – Pinetown (Lewes), Mount Joy (Millsboro), and Coverdale (Coverdale Crossroads is located on Delaware Route 18 and Delaware Route 404 west of Georgetown and southeast of Bridgeville.)

The Sussex Housing Group meets monthly. If you would like more information on the Sussex Housing Group please contact Wes Wootten, Housing Alliance Delaware’s Policy and Community Development Manager WesWootten@housingalliancede.org.


Sussex Housing Group Resource Guide

The Sussex Housing Group has compiled a Sussex County Resource Guide that presents a variety of services available to residents and communities.