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

DSS - Services for the Blind

714 North Street
Smithfield, NC 27577

FAX: 919-938-0192


Frank Hinson, Services for the Blind Social Worker

Services Provided or Description:  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

Hours:  Mr. Hinson is in Johnston County Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Ages Served:  All

Eligibility:  Must meet income and reserve tests.

Referral Process:  To obtain additional information and/or apply for these services, please contact DSS and ask for the Blind Case Manager.

Bilingual?  Bilingual services are available for all programs at Social Services.

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