All students are required to have certain vaccines before entering school. Students have 30 days from the first day of school to be compliant with all vaccines mandated for NC. The Health Department will be providing a walk-in vaccine clinics September 25–27, 2023 from 8:30-11:00am and 1:00-4:00pm. No appointment needed. This clinic is open to all school-age children. An adult must be present for the student to get vaccinated. If insured, please bring your insurance card, however insurance is not required. Children who are uninsured will receive vaccines at no charge. For more information, please call our office at 910-893-7550.
The Health Department is providing “Drive thru” flu shots October 2, 2023 from 3:00-7:00pm 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. For more information click here .
As kids grow their needs change and so should their car seat. If you have questions or need assistance with your car seat call our office 910-893-7550. The Health Department will be offering free car seat safety checks and education to parents and caregivers on Monday, October 2, 2023 from 9:00am-12:00pm to make an appointment please call 910-814-6252.
Narcan is a potentially lifesaving nasal spray medication that can reverse an overdose from opioids—including heroin, fentanyl, and prescription opioid medications—when given in time. Free Narcan kits will be available Monday-Friday 8:30am-11:30am-1:00pm-4:30pm while supplies last at the Health Department located at 307 W Cornelius Harnett Blvd Lillington. Individuals can pick up a kit for themselves or if they have friends, or family, who are at risk of an opioid overdose or for people who want to help if they see someone having an opioid overdose.
The Health Department in partnership with Rex Mobile Mammography provides access to mobile mammography screenings. Pre-registration is required Applications for screenings/Espanol and funding assistance/Espanol is available for uninsured women who meet program criteria. Our upcoming screening dates: October 19, November 16, and December 21, 2023. For more information, please call 910-814-6225 or 910-893-7550.
September and October are good times to get a flu vaccine. The Health Department will be providing flu shots Monday-Friday from 8:00am-11:00am and 1:00pm-4:00pm. Flu vaccines are available by appointment and as walk-in visits. Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a yearly flu vaccine. Some people, such as people 65 years and older, young children, and people with certain health conditions, are at higher risk of serious flu complications.
We cordially invite you to our event in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Think Pink! Breast Cancer Awareness Health & Resource Fair is Saturday, October 21st 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 13th. For more information click here.
The Health Department is providing free at-home COVID-19 test kits. Persons can pick up at-home COVID-19 test kits Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00am-11:00am or 1:00pm-4:00pm at the Health Department which is located within the Governmental Complex at 307 W. Cornelius Harnett Blvd in Lillington. For more information, How to Use an At-Home COVID-19 Test- click here
WIC, or the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, is a nutrition program funded by the United States Department of Agriculture. WIC is available to pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children up to age five. To submit a request for WIC services, call 910-893-7570 or or use this form.
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