Public Health Care

first_imgNorth Carolina Department of Health and Human Services101 Blair DriveRaleigh, NC 27603……………919-855-4800www.ncdhhs.govThe state’s Department of Health and Human Services manages the delivery of health- and human-related services for all North Carolinians, especially the state’s most vulnerable citizens: children, the elderly, disabled individuals and low-income families. The department is composed of 30 divisions and offices including Aging and Adult Services; Child Development and Early Education; Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse; Public Health; Social Services; state-operated health care facilities; and vocational rehabilitation services. The department also oversees developmental centers, neuro-medical treatment centers, psychiatric hospitals, alcohol and drug abuse treatment centers, and residential programs for children.Local health departments promote adult, child, dental and environmental health with a variety of services and health education programs. Services include cancer screenings, family planning services, immunizations, STD screening and treatment, wellness checkups, care for injuries and illnesses, WIC and nutrition services, diabetes education and more. Information on Craven County’s health center follows. Visit the Craven County Health Department’s website,, for more information on local health services.Craven County Community Health Center2818 Neuse Blvd.New Bern, NC 28562 252-636-4920last_img

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