Human Services focuses on a wide range of programs and information available for the diversity of citizens in our county and in satisfying their customer service needs

Our Health Department page contains ample information about clinic and health services, food vendor resources and important restaurant scores and recall information.

Environmental Health further includes resources for commercial permitting standards to help you in your business efforts.

The Social Services Department provides and array of links to adoption, child care, foster care, food and nutrition programs and more.

Is keeping updated on emergency notices and disaster recovery assistance important to you? Visit the Emergency Management page of our site for preparedness and planning tips.

The Senior Resource Center acts as a resource center for senior adults in New Hanover County to provide services which promote wellness, encourage independence and enhance quality of life.

New Hanover County’s Veteran Services Office counsels, advises and assists veterans and their families in applying for veteran benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Community Justice Services provides an array of prevention and intervention programs and services targeted at preventing and reducing crime for the at-risk, diverted and offender populations through our Youth Empowerment Services and Adult Enhancement Services Divisions.