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.
All Elderly Nutrition Sites will be closed Monday, December 19, 2016 through Monday, January 2, 2017. All sites will reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
Have a Wonderful and Safe Holiday!
Brighten the holidays by making your health and safety a priority. Take steps to keep you and your loved ones safe and healthy—and ready to enjoy the holidays. Be inspired to stay in the spirit of good health! Learn how to stay safe and healthy with this festive song, sung to the tune of The Twelve Days of Christmas! For more information click on the title to view the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) web site.
Be part of a lifesaving journey. Donate blood. The Lillington Community Blood Drive will be held on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. The Blood Drive will be held in the Commons Room across from the Department on Aging. 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. Serving chili to all donors!
Proper disposal of unused drugs saves lives and protects the environment. Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue, leading to accidental poisoning, overdose, and abuse. Help protect your family, community and environment! Click on the title to view a listing of prescription drug disposal sites in Harnett County. Medication safety tips: Dispose of unused, unneeded, or expired prescription drugs. Be smart about storage; keep medicines in their original bottles or containers. Review all your medicines with your doctor or pharmacist, do this at least once a year, or when you start using a new medicine. Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children and away from pets. For more information 910-893-7550.