Project CARE (Caregiver Alternatives to Running on Empty)

Project CARE is a coordinated delivery system that responds to the needs, values and preferences of individuals who directly care for a family member or friend with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia (ADRD).

Project CARE Services

  • Care consultation
  • Dementia-specific information
  • Caregiver education
  • Funds for self-directed respite care subject to eligibility and availability
  • Connections to community-based services and resources
  • Referrals to the Family Caregiver Support Program and Area Agencies on Aging

If you are interested in learning more about Project CARE, please contact the Caregiver Navigator Toll Free at 844-728-0191

Project CARE can also be reached by email at DHHS.caregiver@dhhs.nc.gov   

 

 

Project CARE Partners

WESTERN OFFICE

828-251-7432
Land of Sky Area Agency on Aging
339 New Leicester Highway, Suite 140
Asheville, NC 28806

FOOTHILLS OFFICE

828-485-4267
Western Piedmont Area Agency on Aging
1880 2nd Avenue NW
Hickory, NC 28601

SOUTH CENTRAL OFFICE

704-432-1111 or 980-314-7801
Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services
Wallace H. Kuralt Centre
301 Billingsley Road
Charlotte, NC 28211

CENTRAL NC OFFICE

919-660-7510 or 800-646-2028
Duke Dementia Family Support Program
Durham, NC 27710

SOUTH EASTERN OFFICE

910-408-6365
Cape Fear Area Agency on Aging
1480 Harbour Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401

NORTH EASTERN OFFICE

For Beaufort, Bertie, Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Edgecombe, Greene, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pitt, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne and Wilson counties, call:
252-414-3230
Mid-East Commission Area Agency on Aging
1501 North Market Street, Suite A
Washington, NC 27889

For Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Pasquotank and Perquimans counties, call:
252-426-5753, ext. 226
Albemarle Commission Area Agency on Aging
512 South Church Street
Hertford, NC 27944

 

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