Johnston County Public Health Department

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Johnston County
Public Health Department

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

  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

Clinic Fax Numbers:
  Medical Records: 919-989-5278
  Primary Care: 919-989-5279
  Epidemiology: 919-989-5287
  Family Planning:  919-989-5266
  Maternity:  919-989-5266
  Child Health: 919-989-5199
  WIC: 919-989-5298

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Johnston County North Carolina

List of Community Resources in Johnston County for Seniors

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.

Click to View Resources Only for:
Youth and Children | Adults | Families | Persons with Disabilities | Seniors | Homeowners

Other Listings:
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.

Community Alternatives of North Carolina
Rocky Mount, NC

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

Divine Destiny Adult Care, Inc.
Smithfield, NC

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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

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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 - Medicaid for Adults and the Disabled
Smithfield, NC

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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