Services for the Blind

Johnston County Social Services administers assistance intended to help empower individuals who are blind or visually impaired to achieve their maximum potential.

These services are provided through the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Services for the Blind. The programs available in this area coordinate services in the following areas:

  1. Independent Living
  2. Vocational Rehabilitation
  3. Prevention of Blindness

To obtain additional information and/or apply for these services, please contact Johnston County Social Services at (919) 989-5300. Ask for the Services For the Blind Case Manager. More detail on these services may be obtained from the North Carolina Division of Health and Human Services.


Report Child Abuse/Neglect

Monday through Friday 8 am through 5 pm (919) 989-5300
After hours, weekends and holidays, please call 911 or (919) 989-5000

Report Adult Abuse/Neglect

Monday through Friday 8 am through 5 pm (919) 989-5300
After hours, weekends and holidays, please call 911 or (919) 989-5000

Domestic ViolenceCall 911 or (919) 989-5000
Food Stamps(FNS)(919) 989-5300
Medicaid(919) 989-5300
Temporary Assistance Needy Families (TANF)(919) 989-5300
Child Care(919) 989-5300
Child Protection(919) 989-5300
Adult Protection(919) 989-5300
Foster Parenting(919) 989-5300
Transportation(919) 989-5300