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New Hanover County recognized with 10 National Achievement Awards

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – For the seventh straight year, New Hanover County has been honored by the National Association of Counties (NACo) with Achievement Awards that recognize various programs … Read More »

Applications open for New Hanover County’s Older Adult Dental Program

Posted June 2, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Starting in July, New Hanover County residents ages 55 or older without dental insurance and who meet certain requirements will have the opportunity to receive … Read More »

Free drop-off tax preparation and filing starts Jan. 31 in New Hanover County

Posted January 28, 2022 at 9:08 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning on Monday, January 31, residents can receive free tax preparation and filing by a trained and IRS-certified volunteer through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) … Read More »

Senior Resource Center opening new nutrition site on December 1

Posted November 23, 2021 at 2:49 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Starting December 1, seniors in New Hanover County will have a new location where they can receive nutritious meals at no cost. The Senior Resource … Read More »

Volunteers needed for income tax assistance programs

Posted November 5, 2021 at 1:16 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – Filing taxes can be confusing, but two programs in New Hanover County are looking for dedicated individuals to guide fellow citizens through the process. The Volunteer … Read More »

New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopts 5-year Master Aging Plan, ensuring services and support for older adults now and in the future

Posted May 17, 2021 at 9:56 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseSenior Resource Center

New Hanover County, NC – At its meeting today, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a five-year Master Aging Plan (MAP), which will help shape the resources and services for older … Read More »

Free Tax Preparation Extended at New Hanover County Senior Resource Center

Posted April 13, 2021 at 12:08 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center will continue providing free tax preparation to all residents, regardless of age, through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program until May 10, … Read More »

New Hanover County Senior Resource Center to reopen April 12, with precautions in place 

Posted April 5, 2021 at 10:10 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center will reopen on Monday, April 12 to participants after more than a year of being closed due to COVID-19. The center … Read More »

Starting February 1, free drop-off tax preparation and filing offered in New Hanover County

Posted January 28, 2021 at 3:05 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning on Monday, February 1, residents can receive free tax preparation and filing by a trained and IRS-certified through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and … Read More »

Participate in the Master Aging Plan Survey and help New Hanover County plan for a healthier future

Posted October 14, 2020 at 10:07 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Senior Resource Center is developing a five-year Master Aging Plan (MAP) that will help shape the resources and services for older adults … Read More »

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