Johnston County Public Health Department

Contact Us

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

  Public Comment form

  JCPH Events
  JCPH Programs and Services

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JCPH Tobacco-Free Policy

Accredited Health Department

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Johnston County North Carolina

Childbirth Classes

Childbirth classes are recommended during the third trimester of pregnancy. This class will help you and your partner prepare for the birth of your first baby. Childbirth classes cover:

  • Relaxation
  • Breathing techniques
  • Medication
  • Self-care
  • Methods of childbirth



Johnston County Health Department - Health Education Classroom


Download Child Birth Brochure: 

Child Birth Brochure- February 2023


This class is open to everyone. Your doctor will need to fax a referral form if you have Medicaid. To register, contact Kimetha Fulwood, Health Educator at (919) 989-5200. Classes are taught by Kimetha Fulwood, Health Educator. You may contact the instructor by calling the JCPH at (919) 989-5200.

Download the Childbirth Class Registration Form
Registration forms can be completed online and then printed.


Page last updated on:  January 12, 2024