We keep you informed on community programs, events, education, and key health topics for North Carolinians.
Cancer Education, Community Health Ambassador Training
A Free "Train the Trainer" Program
This program will educate and support culturally diverse community members and faith-based leaders on cancer education. Participants will have an increased knowledge of cancer prevention, screenings, and participation in clinical trials with the overall goal of reducing health inequalities in cancer.
For more information contact:
Nadia Aguilera-Funez (Bilingual-Spanish)
(919) 668 8606
Broadband Internet Program
Eligible households can receive discounts of up to $50 a month for broadband service, and up to $75 a month if the household is on Tribal lands. It also will provide a one-time discount of up to $100 on a computer or tablet for eligible households.
North Carolina Association of Area Agencies on Aging
An Area Agency on Aging is a public or private non-profit agency designated by the North Carolina General Assembly to administer the Older Americans Act at the regional level per the 1973 amendment to the Older Americans Act. Having regional oversight of the programs and funding allows the state to be more responsive and to be better able to assess local needs and concerns.
Utility Assistance Program
Contact any of these resources to find out if you are eligible for the Utility Assistance Program, which helps low income individuals and families who have been impacted by COVID-19
Alliance Behavioral Health Care
800.510.9132, Open 24hrs, 7days a week
919.286.1964, 9am-5pm Mon - Fri
Durham Center for Senior Life
919.688.8247, 8:30am-5pm Mon - Fri
Housing Authority of Durham
919.683.1551, 8:30am-5pm Mon - Fri
Infinity Wellness Concepts
919.598.5000, Medical recipients only, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri
New Outlook for Second Chance Agency
919.682.4771, 8:30am-4pm Mon - Fri
NC Care Line
800.662.7030, 8am-5pm Mon - Fri
Presbyterian Urban Ministry
919.220.8757, 9:30am-12:30 Mon - Thurs
Greystone Baptist Church
919.286.3596, 9am-12:30pm Wed ONLY
Healing With Care
919.683.5303, 10am-4pm Mon - Fri
Durham Department of Social Services Emergency 919.560.8000, Earlene Bullock, 8:30am-5pm Mon - Fri
919.687.4635, 9am-5pm Mon - Fri
919.688.7306, 8am-5pm Mon - Fri
White Rock Baptist Church
919.688.8136, 8:30am-5pm Mon - Thurs, 8:30am-2pm Fri
Conversations with Community Health Coalition and community leaders about mental health, substance abuse, organ donation, end of life planning and other important health topics.