Columbus County Health Departments

Search for Columbus County NC health departments. A health department search can provide information on mental health services, Medicaid applications, birth certificates, death certificates, death reports, autopsy reports, health screenings, public health threats, health code violations, disease tracking, restaurant violations, public health complaints, elder care services, meal delivery services, in-home care, employment services, and coroner reports.


Columbus County Departments of Aging provide services and programs to promote the health, safety, and independence of elderly people. Their services can include in-home care, adult daycare programs, family caregiver support, meal delivery services, and transportation services. They may also provide employment services to workers who are age 55 or older. The Department of Aging in Columbus County North Carolina may also maintain records on the abuse, neglect, or exploitation of the elderly, as well as regulating and licensing services for the elderly. They may also run senior companion programs, health and wellness programs, and protective services. The Columbus County Department of Aging provides information about its services and information through its website.

Columbus County Department of Aging Whiteville NC 827 Washington Street 28472 910-640-6602

Columbus County Department of Aging Riegelwood NC 2694 General Howe Road 28456 910-655-4754


Columbus County Medicaid Offices are local branches of the federal Medicaid program, and they administer Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). A Medicaid Office in Columbus County North Carolina can help determine eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, process applications for Medicaid and CHIP, and assist in enrolling new members. They also process Medicaid renewal applications, which may be required every year. Applicants must provide a Social Security number, proof of citizenship or immigration status, income verification, and other information on financial assets. Medicaid serves Columbus County low-income individuals and families, low-income nursing home residents, and people with disabilities. Information on Medicaid and CHIP are available on the Medicaid Office website.

Whiteville North Carolina Medicaid Office Whiteville NC 40 Government Complex Road 28472 910-640-6633