ALERT – PHONES

We are currently switching our phone system so we can serve you better; however, the phones in Vance County are still experiencing issues.  If you need to contact the Vance County Health Department, please call (919) 725-7452. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Granville Vance WIC Program

WIC is here for you during the COVID-19 outbreak. Call your local clinic to find out how to renew your benefits online or over the phone. You can also get breastfeeding advice, nutrition counseling, referrals, and other WIC services remotely. WIC está aquí para ti durante el brote del COVID-19. Llama a tu clínica local para averiguar cómo renovar tus beneficios por internet o teléfono. También puedes recibir de manera remota consejos sobre la lactancia, asesoría con la nutrición, datos de profesionales y otros servicios de WIC.

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GVPH Carolina Fellows Family Dentistry receives grant award from The Duke Endowment

We received some wonderful news this week! Carolina Fellows Family Dentistry, our dental clinic, received a $400,000 grant from The Duke Endowment to expand dental care in rural and underserved schools in Granville and Vance Counties. The grant enables Carolina Fellows Family Dentistry to launch school-based programs that prioritize preventive services (such as regular cleanings) and address certain restorative treatments (including fillings) for school-aged children. For more information about the grant award, please see our press release.We are so proud of the work that has gone into planning for this grant and look forward to better serving children in our communities!

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COVID-19 Press Release April 13th

As of April 13, 2020, there are 95 known confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Granville County. Sixty-six of the 95 cases in Granville County are inmates at the Federal Bureau of Prisons Complex in Butner, NC, while the other 29 are community-based cases. Vance County has 21 confirmed active cases of COVID-19. Sadly, we have had our first reported deaths due to complications from COVID-19 in both counties. Please see the below press release for more information. Granville Vance Public Health COVID-19 Press Release for April 13, 2020

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Granville Vance WIC Program

The Granville Vance WIC program has transitioned all WIC appointments to over the phone contacts effective March 26, 2020 until further notice.  WIC staff will call you one business day before your scheduled appointment and complete the appointment over the phone. We are continuing to serve NEW WIC families that are pregnant, postpartum, or a child under the age of five. If you do not have a scheduled WIC appointment, call either the Granville County WIC office at 919-693-1333 or Vance County WIC office at 252-492-3147 and an appointment will be made for a phone contact.

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COVID-19 Update for Carolina Fellows Family Dentistry

Due to the current situation with Coronavirus, in order to protect the members of our community, our patients, and staff, Carolina Fellows Family Dentistry will only be seeing EMERGENCY CASES until April 6th. Please stay vigilant, continue to social distance, stay home when sick, wash you hands, and continue to monitor the situation. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this fluid situation.

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