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  Johnston County
  Public Health Department

  517 N. Brightleaf Blvd.
  Smithfield, NC 27577
  Phone: (919) 989-5200

  Hours:  
  Mon.-Thurs., 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  Public Health Director:
  Dr. Marilyn Pearson

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  Primary Care: 919-989-5279
  Epidemiology: 919-989-5287
  Family Planning:  919-989-5266
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Johnston County North Carolina

List of Community Resources in Johnston County

Resources are listed in alphabetical order by agency name.

Resources are not provided by JCPH. Scroll down to view all resources. Please direct questions to the individual agencies. JCPH is not responsible for the services provided by these agencies. We try to keep this information as up-to-date as possible, however, for best results, contact the agency listed directly.

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Youth and Children | Adults | Families | Persons with Disabilities | Seniors | Homeowners

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Healthcare Resources | Mental Health Resources

For more information about this list, or to have your organization added, changed or deleted, please contact the Health Department directly. Thank you.
 
Capital Area Workforce Center
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit www.NCWorks.gov

Job search assistance, resume development, financial resources for training, employment planning, career assessment and counseling, on-site and virtual workshops, computer/internet access, job matching, career fairs and hiring events.

 
Community & Senior Services of Johnston County
Smithfield, nc

More Information click here or visit www.cssjohnston.org

Caregiver Support, Crisis, Congregate Meals, Home Delivered Meals, Information and Assistance, In-Home Aid, Lifeline, Respite, Senior Centers, JCATS: Medical Transportation & some general transportation.

 
Community Alternatives of North Carolina
Rocky Mount, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.rescare.com

Community Alternative Program (CAP) residential and periodic services, Alternative Family Living (AFL) and respite.

 
Community Care of Wake and Johnston Counties
Raleigh, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.ccwjc.com

Care management services to Carolina Access Medicaid patients. We connect them to community resources, and provide education and tools and resources.

 
Community Connections Healthcare Services
Raleigh, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.cchs-nc.com

  • Outpatient therapy
  • psychiatric evaluations
  • medication management
  • targeted case management - Developmental Disabilities

 
Cooperative Extension Service
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit https://johnston.ces.ncsu.edu/

Our mission and our work are dedicated to improving the quality of people's lives. We rely on research-based information to develop educational programs based on the issues and the needs of our communities and citizens.

Programming is available in agriculture, youth development, horticulture, and family and consumer sciences. We have active extension and community association, 4-H, master gardeners, and beekeeping groups.

Mold testing and pest identification are available for $20. Soil testing for pH-level and needed fertilizer is free.


 
Divine Destiny Adult Care, Inc.
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.divine-destiny.org

Provides State-regulated Adult Day Health Care Services with professional staff for adults (age 18 and older) with chronic conditions.

These supervised services allow seniors, disabled adults and our Veterans to remain in their own homes and give their caregiver a much-needed break.

Services include:

  • Memory impairment program
  • Visually impaired program
  • Diabetic care program
  • Falls management program
  • Health care services (coordinated with personal physicians)
  • Assistance with mobility
  • Assistance with feeding
  • Transportation (contracted service)
  • Beautiful safe enclosed garden
  • Caregiver support services
  • Mild memory support services
  • Pet therapy
  • Music therapy
  • Aromatherapy
  • Reminiscent therapy
  • Level-specific physical and memory activities provided

 
DSS - Adult Services
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

In-Home Aides, Community Alternative Program/Disabled Adults (CAP-DA), Adult Homes Specialist, Adult Care Home Case Management, Adult Care Home and Nursing Home Financial Assistance, Adult Placement Services, and Protective Services for Disabled Adults.

DSS provides services for the in-home care of elderly and disabled adults through the In-home Aide Program and the Community Alternative Program for Adults (CAP-DA).

In-Home Aides may provide the following services:

  • Assistance with basic home maintenance skills such as housekeeping, laundry, and meal preparation.
  • Inpatient hospital care
  • Doctor's visits and clinical services
  • Outpatient hospital visits
  • Licensed home care services
  • Eyeglasses
  • Prescription medication
  • Laboratory and x-ray services
  • Nursing and hospice care
  • Durable medical equipment (e.g., walker)
  • Medically necessary ambulance transport
  • Dental care

 
DSS - Child Services
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Child Protective Services, Child Placement Services, Adoption Services, Foster Care, NC LINKS, Adolescent Parenting Program (APP)

 
DSS - Crisis Programs
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

  • Crisis Intervention Program (CIP)
  • General Assistance (GA)
  • Energy Neighbor
  • Low Income Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)

CIP provides emergency assistance to households that are in heating or cooling-related crisis.

GA provides funds to individuals for prescription medicines.

Energy Neighbor is a program that provides emergency assistance to a household for a heating or cooling-related crisis.

LIHEAP provides one-time assistance on heating bills which is paid directly to the heating provider.


 
DSS - Day Care
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/mainpage.cfm?category_level_id=588&content_id=235

Child care financial assistance. A combination of state and federal funds are used to provide subsidized childcare services to eligible families through a locally administered voucher system. Income eligibility limits are in place. All households must meet an income test. There are also work requirements.

 
DSS - Food and Nutrition Services
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) is a federal food assistance program that helps low-income families. It helps eligible low-income households buy the food they need for a nutritionally adequate diet.

 
DSS - Medicaid for Adults and the Disabled
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Provides medical assistance to those individuals who meet the income and reserve test for the particular type of Medicaid for which they are applying. When one applies for Medicaid, eligibility for all Medicaid programs is evaluated to provide the greatest benefit to the client.

The different components of the Medicaid program are as follows:

  • Medical Assistance for Families (MAF)
  • Medicaid for Pregnant Women (MPW)
  • Medicaid for Infants and Children (MIC)
  • North Carolina Health Choice
  • Medicaid "Be Smart" Family Planning Program

 
DSS - Medicaid for Families and Children
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Medicaid provides medical assistance to those individuals who meet the income and reserve test for the particular type of Medicaid for which they are applying. When one applies for Medicaid, eligibility for all Medicaid programs is evaluated to provide the greatest benefit to the client.

The different components of the Medicaid program are as follows:

  • Medical Assistance for Families (MAF)
  • Medicaid for Pregnant Women (MPW)
  • Medicaid for Infants and Children (MIC)
  • North Carolina Health Choice
  • Medicaid "Be Smart" Family Planning Program

 
DSS - Services for the Blind
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Provides assistance intended for individuals who are blind or visually impaired to achieve their maximum potential. These services are provided through the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Services for the Blind.

The programs available in this area coordinate services in:

  • Independent Living
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Prevention of Blindness

 
DSS - Transportation
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Services/Programs Provided: Transportation can be arranged for or provided by Johnston County Social Services in the following categories:

  • Child Services
  • Work First and Jobs
  • Accessing DSS Medical Transportation

 
DSS - Work First
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonnc.com/dss

Johnston County's Work First program helps put welfare recipients to work. The program provides a monthly check to families. The amount of the check depends on the number of individuals in the family and the amount of family income. There must be a child under age 18 in the home.

Work First provides:

  • Medicaid
  • short-term training (when needed)
  • transportation
  • child care
  • health care

Together, these services can provide a safety net that allows families to remain in the workforce and off the welfare rolls.


 
Fuller Center for Housing
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More Information click here or visit http://www.fullercenterjcnc.org

Building and/or repairing homes for low- or fixed-income families.

 
Harbor, Inc.
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.harborshelter.org

Harbor provides:

  • 24-hour shelter for abused women and children
  • 24-hour Crisis Line support
  • Domestic violence, sexual assault, and life skills support groups
  • Advocacy and support to victims and displaced homemakers
  • Safety planning for victims trying to leave an abuser or victims who have left recently
  • Support and guidance to family members of the victim
  • Presentations to local clubs, churches, employers, groups to spread awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault

Programs include:

  • Court Advocacy program
  • Sexual assault program
  • Children's program
  • New Choices program

 
Johnston County Industries
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.jcindustries.com

Services and programs include:

  • Vocational evaluation services
  • Community-based assessments
  • Work First employment services
  • Employee development services
  • Community employment services - job placement, training and support
  • Employment Network / Ticket to Work
  • Supported employment and long-term follow-up
  • Community activity and employment transition services
  • Personal enrichment / life skills training
  • Community Alternatives Program Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities
  • (CAP I/DD) Services - Day supports
  • Supported employment and long-term support
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation services
  • Yes I Can - at-risk youth and dislocated workers
  • Cyber Cafe - culinary training for dislocated workers

 
Johnston County Workforce Development Center
Clayton, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstoncc.edu/about/workforce/

Employability classes designed to educate and train individuals for success in the workplace.

Human Resource Development (HRD) provides skill assessment services, employability skills training and career development counseling to unemployed and underemployed adults.


 
Johnston Recovery Services (JRS)
Clayton, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.johnstonrecovery.com

Methadone and Suboxone Outpatient clinic to help individuals overcome addiction to heroin, opium, and opiate-based prescription medication.

 
Johnston-Lee-Harnett Community Action, Inc.
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.jlhcommunityaction.org

Community Action, through coordination of public and private service programs, promotes self-sufficiency for low-income individuals and encourages the use of private-sector involvement in anti-poverty activities.

Our primary goal is to obtain grant funds and local contributions to use for services and activities which have a major impact on the causes of poverty in the community.

Head Start / Early Head Start:
Shirley Whitley, Director
Provides comprehensive pre-school services to pregnant mothers and for children 6 weeks to 4 years old as well as services to the entire family.

Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) program:
Tina Ray, Director
Along with Successfully Transitioning to Achieve Real Self-Sufficiency (STARS), helps low-income individuals realize their goal of becoming self-sufficient.

Provides:

  • educational assistance
  • employment assistance
  • housing assistance
  • financial literacy
  • emergency assistance

Weatherization / ARRA Weatherization:
Waymon Gainey, Energy Director
The Weatherization program provides services to make homes energy efficient and safe.

The Heating Appliance Repair and Replacement Program (HARRP) is designed to repair heating and air systems as needed and offer educational workshops.

HUD Housing
Counselor: Della Gullatt
Provides default and delinquent counseling before and after purchasing a home.

Single Family Home Rehabilitation and Economic Development
Glenn Avery, General Contractor
Participants must be 65 years of age or older and own their own homes. Repairs are made to the home that will make them safe and energy efficient.


 
Lindley Habilitation Services
Raleigh, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.lindleyhabilitation.com

Services/Programs Provided:

CAP I/DD:

  • Home and community services
  • Unlicensed AFL homes
  • supported employment
  • enhanced services
  • crisis services
  • personal care
  • respite
  • individual caregiver training education

Agency Training:

  • NCI (all levels)
  • Red Cross CPR & FA
  • OSHA

Private Pay Services:

  • One-on-one or 2:1 ratio per family request

 
NC Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.ncdhhs.gov/dvrs/

Vocational rehabilitation serves individuals who have a chronic disability that keeps them from getting or keeping a job. The primary goal is to assist the person to become employed and retain their employment for at least 90 days.

Services are varied and numerous, but all are oriented toward employment. Services provided that are not based on income include:

  • Counseling and guidance
  • Vocational evaluation
  • Employment and marketing skills
  • Job placement
  • Follow-up services

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Assuring Better Child Development and Health (ABCD)
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

The ABCD project coordinator provides ongoing support to physicians and their staff as they evaluate their current screening and referral process and plan for improvement. Resources available to participating ABCD project practices are:

  • In-Office training and technical assistance
  • Monthly office consultations
  • Low or no-cost program materials
  • Referral guide/directory

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Early Care and Education
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

Provides technical assistance to all childcare providers and start-up facilities and homes in Johnston County.

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Family Support Services
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

Family support services such as diapers, baby formula, emergency clothing, and emergency utility assistance. All services depend on availability.

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Inclusion Specialist
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

The Johnston Inclusion Support Services program will provide:

  • consultation
  • technical assistance and training to child care providers and families of children in care when there is a developmental, behavioral or social-emotional concern.

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Pre-Kindergarten Program
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

NC Pre-K is the quality pre-kindergarten experience for at-risk four-year-old children, the year before they enter kindergarten.

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Resource Centers
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

Provides educationally appropriate toys and resources including books, curriculum guides, die-cut machine plus copier and lamination services for the early care and education professionals and families of young children.

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Safe Kids
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

Safe Kids Johnston County endeavors to reduce death and injury to children aged 0 - 14 years through prevention, intervention, and education. Some programs include:
  • Child passenger safety
  • Pedestrian safety
  • Water safety
  • Fire prevention
  • Poison prevention
  • Firearm safety

 
Partnership for Children of Johnston County - Teacher Incentive Program (TIP)
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pfcjc.org

An incentive program for early care and education professionals that promotes a highly qualified childcare workforce.

 
Pathways to Life, Inc.
Selma, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.pwstolifesmithfield.com/index.php

Mental health and substance abuse services. Basic benefit and enhanced benefit services are both available.

Basic benefit services include:

  • outpatient therapy (office-based and in-home)
  • comprehensive clinical assessments
  • psychiatric services.

Enhanced benefit services include targeted case management and intensive in-home.


 
Project Access of Johnston County
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://johnstonhealth.org/patients-and-visitors/resources/financial-services/project-access/

Project Access exists to assist communities across the nation with establishing and sustaining coordinated systems of charity care. There are 17 active Project Access programs in North Carolina, each unique to its own community.

Project Access of Johnston County/Harnett County is a physician-led volunteer initiative that gives low-income, uninsured county residents access to comprehensive medical care. Through Project Access, physicians and community partners like Johnston Health or Betsy Johnson Hospital, donate medical services without receiving reimbursement or compensation.


 
Social Security Administration (SSA)
Smithfield, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.socialsecurity.gov

Services Provided by SSA:
  • Retirement
  • SSA Disability
  • Survivors SSA information
  • Medicare
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Social Security Number (SSN) cards

 
Southeastern Healthcare of NC (formerly known as Stellar Peer)
Raleigh, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.southeasternhealthcarenc.com/

Peer recovery and substance abuse recovery.

 
The Arc of Johnston County NC, Inc
Clayton, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.thearc.org/page.aspx?pid=2191&reid=uOoSE0FTm9M%3D&bbsys=0&bbrt=0

Provides information on services provided by other community organizations, where to apply for or obtain those services, and their contact information.

 
The Enhancement Center
Clayton, NC

More Information click here or visit http://www.southeasternhealthcarenc.com

Mental Health services: Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR)

 
 


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517 N. Brightleaf Blvd.
Smithfield, NC 27577
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