Public Health Care
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
2001 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699 800-662-7030
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services manages the delivery of health- and human-related services for all North Carolinians, especially its most vulnerable citizens — children, the elderly, the disabled and low-income families. The department works closely with health care professionals, community leaders and advocacy groups; local, state and federal entities; and many other stakeholders to make this happen.
The department oversees 14 facilities: developmental centers, neuro-medical treatment centers, psychiatric hospitals, alcohol and drug abuse treatment centers, and two residential programs for children.
Local health units offer many different services, including communicable disease investigation and intervention, family planning, immunizations, STD counseling and testing, WIC and nutrition services, women’s health services and more. Services vary by location. A listing of the local health department in Onslow County follows. For more information on its services, visit its website.
Onslow County Health Department
612 College St.
Jacksonville, NC 28540 910-347-2154