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Information and Referrals

Trained, experienced staff members are available to provide access to information and assistance about services for  adults. Aging Services Specialists will answer your questions or direct you to the appropriate local, state or national agency or resource.  For more information, please call

(252) 752-1717 and ask for an Aging Services Specialist.


The COA can direct you to a number of resources to support your caregiving journey including local support groups and other caregiving resources such as respite care and adult day health programs.


Human Resources

The COA maintains a list of home health aides for your convenience. Please vet any caregiver that you choose.


Housing Options 

The COA maintains a database of housing for older adults and individuals with disabilities and also information on long term care facilities.


Other Resources

Medical alert systems and hospice care are among the other information that the COA can provide. If there is something that is not named here that you need help with, please call 252-752-1717 to see if the COA can help you.

Below are some online resources:

Eldercare Locator

NC Division of Aging and Adult Services

National Council on Aging

NC Department of Insurance Seniors' Health Information Program (SHIIP)

Social Security Administration


Benefits CheckUp

Eastern NC Alzheimer's Association

Dementia Alliance NC

NC Senior Games

Assisted Living Costs

Senior Substance Abuse


Consumer Drug Recalls

Get in Touch


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