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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  Public Comment form

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Johnston County North Carolina

DSS - Crisis Programs

714 North Street
Smithfield, NC 27577

FAX: 919-989-5324


Allison W. Smith, Income Maintenance Supervisor II

Services Provided or Description:  

  • 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.

Hours:  8:00 - 6:00 pm, Monday; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Friday

Ages Served:  18 and older

Eligibility:  Families must meet an income test.

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

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