Elderly patient being examined in clinicIf you are interested in issues related to aging and health care, this section is for you. This part of our site provides resources and materials with which you can better reach your or your loved ones health care goals.

The United States Health Resources and Services Administration has information to help caregivers of people living with dementia. Scroll to the bottom of the page to see caregiver modules.

You can find information about resources and family caregiver support in your region, at the NCDHHS website. Allow your cursor (mouse) to hover over your county and the Area Agency on Aging contact information will be shown. You may also click on your county to be taken to your regional Area Agency on Aging website.


Regional Family Caregiver Support

  • Edgecombe, Halifax, Nash, Northampton, Wilson Counties:
    Ashleigh Glover, (252)234-5984
  • Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Jones, Lenoir, Onslow, Pamlico, Wayne Counties:
    January Brown (252-638-3187, ext. 3011)
  • Beaufort, Bertie, Hertford, Martin, Pitt Counties:
    Tamyra Jovel (252-974-1837)
  • Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hyde, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrell, Washington Counties:
    Lynne Raisor (252-426-5753, ext 226)
  • Contact Project C.A.R.E.—Northeastern Office:
    Amanda Biggs (252-414-3230)
  • Cumberland, Harnett, Sampson Counties:
    Barbara White (910) 323-4191, ext. 28
  • Bladen, Hoke, Richmond, Robeson, Scotland Counties:
    Stephanie Powers, (910) 775-9779
  • Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, Pender Counties:
    Holly Pilson (910) 395-4553, ext. 204
  • North Carolina Family Caregiver Support Program:
    Alicia Blater (919) 855-3413,

For questions about the ECU College of Nursing participation with the Carolina GWEP, please email Dr. Donna Roberson,