No matter what relationship you have with an alcoholic, whether they are still drinking or not, all who have been affected by someone else’s drinking can find solutions
that lead to serenity in the Al-Anon/Alateen fellowship.

Toll Free: 1-800-344-2666

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is based off of a 12-Step Treatment Program to help those affected individuals and families recover through the help of others.

Mhead City: 252-726-8540
Havelock: 252-447-4245

American Heart Association

The mission of the American Heart Association is to learn and live.

Toll Free: 1-800-242-8721

American Red Cross

The American Red Cross helps prepare communities for emergencies and keep people safe everyday through volunteer services, blood donations, and other
good deeds.

New Bern Regional Ctr: 252-637-3405
Toll Free: 1-866-438-4636

Carteret County Department of Social Services

The Carteret County Department of Social Services is here to improve the quality of life for  all citizens of our county by providing a broad range of quality services in the most cost-effective way to meet the financial, medical, and social needs of our people. We strive to make human services and humane services synonymous, treating people with dignity and respect.

Phone: 252-728-3181

Carteret County Domestic Violence Program

The Domestic Violence Program of Carteret County offers any resources to the community on a variety of topics. It also offers a center for non-violence/shelter named Caroline's House.

Phone: 252-726-2336
Crisis: 252-728-3788
or 252-393-6361
Fax: 252-726-8996

Carteret County Humane Society Shelter

The Carteret County Humane Society Shelter helps families and individuals with pet needs.

Phone: 252-247-7744


Carteret County Partnership for Children

Carteret County Partnership for Children's (Smart Start) mission is to ensure that every child enters school healthy and ready to succeed. We provide funding for programs that help the children of Carteret County get the family support, health services and early learning experiences they need.

Phone: 252-727-0440
Toll Free: 1-800-462-4252
Fax: 252-222-6124

Carteret County Public Library

The purpose of the library is to acquire, organize and provide ready access to a variety of resources and services that help fulfill the informational, educational and recreational needs of the citizens of Carteret County.

Phone: 252-728-2050
Fax: 252-728-1857

Carteret County Rape Crisis Program

The Carteret County Rape Crisis Program provides assistance to victims of sexual assault and sexual abuse. The program also assists with child sexual abuse prevention and victim assistance.

Phone: 252-504-3668
Crisis Line: 252-247-3023

Carteret County School System

The mission of Carteret County Schools is graduate all student prepared to be productive citizens.

Phone: 252-728-4583
Fax: 252-728-3028

Carteret County Substance Abuse Coalition

We support the recovery of alcoholics, drug addicted individuals and their families and work to reduce the stigma surrounding the diseases of alcoholism and drug addiction.



Carteret Healthcare

Today, Carteret Healtcare offers a full range of acute care, diagnostic and outpatient services. Continuously evaluating our equipment and services enables us to provide a superior level of care for our community. We offer state-of-the-art equipment and advanced technology so that our staff may care for all of your needs from cancer care to cardiac rehabilitation.

Phone: 252-808-6000

CCATS (Carteret County Area Transportation System)

The Carteret County Area Transportation System (CCATS) is a countywide transportation service serving the citizens and visitors of Carteret County.

Phone: 252-240-1788

Coastal Community Action

To respectfully and responsibly provide comprehensive quality programs designed to improve the economic, social, educational and health status of low-income and elderly people, enabling them to achieve self sufficiency and an enhanced quality of life.

Phone: 252-444-3272
Toll Free: 1-866-210-1630
Fax: 252-444-3911

Coastal Pregnancy Care Center

The center provides confidential services including free pregnancy tests, abortion education, post abortion care, information on STDs, education on life responsibility skills & community resources. Located in Morehead City with an additional center in Jacksonville, we serve several counties in North Carolina including Carteret, Onslow, and Craven counties.

Phone: 252-247-2273

Crisis Hotline

You can call this number in case of any emergency, whether it be depression, suicide, family problems, domestic violence, etc…

Toll Free: 1-877-996-3873



Hope Mission/Soup Kitchen

Our soup kitchen is operated six days a week (M-S) at 1410 Bridges St., Morehead City, from 11:00 AM to 12:50 PM. An average of 107 free hot lunches are served daily by volunteers to any who need and desire a meal.

Phone: 252-240-2359

Martha's Mission

Martha's Mission Cupboard is an emergency food pantry, solely run by volunteers, established to provide the needy citizens of Carteret County a temporary supply of nutritious and balanced food at no cost.



Needy Meds

Designed to provide information about patient assistance programs which provide
no cost prescription medications to eligible participants.


Neuse Center for Mental Health

Neuse Center works in partnership with people who face significant challenges related to substance abuse, mental illness and/or developmental disability. Our commitment is to provide consistently excellent, person centered, family-oriented systems of services with a system that is flexible, accessible, and respects the consumer's freedom of choice.

Phone: 252-726-0515
(Carteret County Line)
Crisis: 1-877-996-3873
Mngmt: 252-638-3666