The primary purpose of budgeting is to formally convert the plans and policies of the Carteret County Health Department into current year services and programs. The budget provides detailed information on the cost of services and the expected revenues for the upcoming fiscal year to meet the needs and requirements of the citizens of Carteret County.

The period covered by the official budget is July 1 through June 30.

Types of Budgets

The Health Department has sixteen budgets:
  • Animal Control
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Program
  • Child Health
  • Child Service Coordination
  • Communicable Disease
  • Dental Program
  • Environmental Health
  • Family Planning
  • Health Center
  • Health Promotion
  • Maternal Health
  • Preparedness and Response Program
  • WIC-Administration
  • WIC-Breastfeeding
  • WIC-Client Services
  • WIC-Nutrition
For more information about the Carteret County Health Department budget process, contact us at 252-728-8550.