CARTERET COUNTY, NC (May 10, 2023) – Carteret County Aging Services is celebrating Older Americans Month by holding its annual Senior Lifestyle Expo. The expo welcomes both seniors and caregivers the opportunity to learn more about the multitude of services offered by Carteret County and other government agencies and community partners.
This year’s expo will be the 9th organized by the Carteret County Aging Services and benefits the Carteret County Friends of Aging. The expo will be held Friday, May 19 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Leon Mann, Jr. Enrichment Center, 3820 Galantis Drive in Morehead City.
“Senior citizens make Carteret County their home because of all the wonderful activities, programs, and businesses we have here, so we want to ensure that they can access the information they need about services and resources that can benefit them and their families,” said Aging Services Director Kisha Williams. “The Senior Lifestyle Expo is the perfect place to learn about services from our county and our many community, and state partners. We want them to be healthier and happier through wellness activities.”
This year’s Senior Life Expo is expected to feature numerous departments, agencies and providers, including Carteret County Social Services, Carteret County Health Department, Carteret County Register of Deeds Office, Carteret County Parks and Recreation, Carteret County Human Resources, Carteret County Tax Administration Office, Carteret County Veterans Services, Carteret County Board of Elections, Carteret County Rape Crisis, Carteret County Sheriff’s Office, Carteret Health Care, Smooth Transitions of Eastern NC, Croatan Ridge Nursing & Rehab, Liberty Home Care and Hospice Services, PruittHealth, Arosa Care Elevated, Carteret House, Living with Guidance Home Healthcare, 3HC Home Health and Hospice Care, Inc., Munden Funeral Home & Crematory, Noe Funeral Service, AARP North Carolina, NC Senior Health Insurance program, Carteret County Senior Games, and Eastern Carolina Council Area Agency on Aging.
For more information on programs, services, and events being held at the Leon Mann, Jr. Enrichment Center, including the Senior Lifestyle Expo, visit carteretcountync.gov, or call 252-247-2626.