Senior Services

811 George Street
P.O. Box 12039
New Bern, NC 28561-2039
Human Services Coordinator:
Kim Grissom
Phone: (252) 638-1790
Fax: (252) 638-3120

Senior Center located at 811 George Street, New Bern, NC 28560

Mission Statement

To provide services to enhance the quality of life for older adults in Craven County, allowing them to remain active and independent and in their own homes.


WHAT: Drivers needed to deliver meals to Craven County Seniors
WHEN: Monday through Friday
TIME NEEDED: 1 ½ to 2 hours
You can volunteer one day a month or everyday!!
WHERE: George Street Senior Center
811 George Street
New Bern, NC
10:00 am Monday - Friday
HOW: Contact the Craven County Senior Center
(252) 638-1790

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General Services

Meals on Wheels

Home delivered meals are distributed each weekday to approximately 100 older adults. To be eligible, an individual must be at least 60 years of age and basically unable to prepare a nutritious meal for his or her self. For more details and/or to apply, contact the Meals on Wheels Office at (252) 638-1790.

There is an on-going need for volunteers to deliver meals. Anyone who has access to a vehicle and can spare as little as a couple of hours at least one morning per month should contact Demika Smith at (252) 638-1790.

Congregate Nutrition Sites

One location: New Bern
  Meals, activities, educational programs
  Open to all citizens at least 60 years of age

Health Promotion Programs

Educational seminars, exercise classes, yoga, arts and crafts, special programs for the visually impaired and hard of hearing are available to individuals at least 60 years of age.

Volunteer Program

Opportunities are available to help older adults and other members of the community stay active. Volunteers deliver meals to the homebound, help serve food at congregate meal sites, lead recreational programs, and help with special events.

Locations and Hours of Operation

All locations are open Monday through Friday except for county holidays.

Administrative Office George Street Center
811 George Street 811 George Street
New Bern, NC New Bern, NC
(252) 638-1790 (252) 638-1790
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm



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