The Harnett County Division on Aging Coordinates services and programs for older adults, educates the public in successful aging, acts as a catalyst for new programs and services in the interest of older adults. Services for the elderly, including advocacy, information and referral, In-Home Aide-Level I, Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), Elderly Nutrition Program, Community, Family Caregiver Support Program (FCSP), Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults (CAP/DA), Medicare Counseling through the SHIIP Program, and others.
Operation Fan/Heat Relief, a summer fan distribution program that operates each year throughout North Carolina, is now under way. Contributions from groups, including Dominion Resources, Duke Energy Carolinas, Duke Energy Progress and the Valassis Giving Committee, have donated generously to support this important program. Harnett County residents who are 60 or older or individuals younger than age 60 with a qualifying disability and have a home situation where a threat to their health and well-being exists, may be eligible to receive one fan per year. If you would like information on how to receive a fan, contact Vicky Walden at the Harnett County Division on Aging at (910) 814-6074.
Not enough people donate blood. Only you can fill the #MisingTypes. The Lillington Community Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, July 11, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m at the Harnett County Government Complex. The Lillington Community Blood Drive is sponsored by Harnett County Public Health, Retired Senior Volunteer Program. To schedule your lifesaving appointment, please call 910-893-7578. Homemade Ice Cream served in the canteen!