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.
The Health Department is providing “Drive thru” flu shots on October 2, 2023 from 3:00pm-7:00pm at the Health Department located at 307 W. Cornelius Harnett Blvd in Lillington in the back parking lot. No appointment needed. The best way to reduce your risk from seasonal flu and its potentially serious complications is to get vaccinated every year. Everyone 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine. For more information, regarding flu shots call 910-893-7550. Please bring all insurance information.
Medicare Open Enrollment begins October 15- December 7, 2023. It’s time to evaluate your plan and see what’s new for 2024. The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) offers free, unbiased information about Medicare and can assist with enrollment and subsidy applications that could save you money. During Open Enrollment, you have the opportunity to review your plan and see what's new for 2024. You can have a trained SHIIP/Medicare Counselor look over your plan to make sure it is the best option for you. Call our office at 910-893-7578 to make your appointment.
We cordially invite you to the Think Pink! Breast Cancer Awareness Health & Resource Fair Saturday, October 21, 2023 from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Harnett County Resource Center & Library. This event will feature exhibits, sessions, health information, resources, giveaways, and more! To register visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BCA or call 910-814-6298. The registration deadline is Friday, October 13, 2023.