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

  Contact by E-Mail
  Public Comment form

  JCPH Events
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Johnston County North Carolina

List of Community Resources in Johnston County for Homeowners

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

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.

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Fuller Center for Housing

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

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

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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.


  • 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.