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NC DHHS Divisions To Host Listening Sessions on Innovations Waiver

Please see below for a schedule of NC Innovations Waiver Changes listening sessions scheduled for February and March. DMH/DD/SAS and DMA will be facilitating these sessions. No registration is required.

February 2, 2016

5:30pm – 8:00pm

Western Carolina University Biltmore Campus

28 Schenck Parkway, Room 346

Asheville, NC

February 3

5:30pm – 8:00pm

Partners Behavioral Healthcare

901 South New Hope Road

Gastonia, NC

February 4

5:30pm – 8:00pm

Cardinal Innovations

4855 Milestone Avenue

Kannapolis, NC 28081

February 16

5:30pm – 8:00pm

Beaufort County Ag Center

155-A Airport Road

Washington, NC 27889

February 17

5:30pm – 8:00pm


514 E. Main Street

Beulaville, NC28518

February 18

5:30pm – 8:00pm

Trillium Health Resources

3809 Shipyard Blvd

Wilmington, NC 28403

March 1

5:30pm – 8:00pm

CenterPoint Human Services

4035 University Parkway

Winston Salem, NC 27106

March 2

5:30pm – 8:00pm

FirstHealth Conference Center

Monroe Auditorium

9305 NC Hwy 211

Pinehurst, NC 28374

March 3

5:30pm – 8:00pm

Creedmoor Baptist Church

6001 Creedmoor Road

Raleigh, NC



North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

919 715-3197    office



Governor Cooper Signs Executive Order to Prohibit Utility Disconnections

On March 31st, Governer Cooper signed Executive Order #124: an additional step to help families by prohibiting utilities from disconnecting people who are unable to pay during this pandemic. The order applies to electric, gas, water and wastewater services for the next 60 days. The order directs utility companies to give residential customers at least six months to pay outstanding bills and prohibits them from collecting fees, penalties or interest for late payment. Read more here.

If you have an Intellectual/ Cognitive Disability and Need to Go to the Hospital:
Your caregiver may come with you in the ambulance or in the hospital.

Wondering if/how the stimulus checks will affect Medicaid eligibility?

Click here for an Explanation

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any refund (or advance payment with respect to a refundable credit) made to any individual under this title shall not be taken into account as income, and shall not be taken into account as resources for a period of 12 months from receipt, for purposes of determining the eligibility of such individual (or any other individual) for benefits or assistance (or the amount or extent of benefits or assistance) under any Federal program or under any State or local program financed in whole or in part with Federal funds.

Statewide Stay at Home FAQs

Click here to stay up-to-date on COVID-19 in NCor text COVIDNC to 898211.  

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North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities
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