Senior Resources

Asbestos (Mesothelioma) Cancer Resource

  • National Cancer Institute
    Asbestos exposure causes thousands of cases of Mesothelioma in the United States each year, and the National Cancer Institute has information available about treatment, research, screening, and coping with the disease.
  • Pleural Mesothelioma Center
    Free resources and support information available to help those affected by Mesothelioma.
  • American Cancer Society
    Mesothelioma affects many Americans, learn what the disease is and how to cope with the disease.

Medicare

  • North Carolina Department of Insurance
    The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) is a resource to answers questions and counsels Medicare beneficiaries and caregivers about Medicare, Medicare supplements, Medicare Advantage, Medicare prescription drug plans, long-term care insurance and other health insurance concerns for North Carolina residents.
  • Currituck County Cooperative Extension
    Local Cooperative Extension personnel are Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) trained and periodically hold informational classes.
  • Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare
    A valuable resource to learn about Medicare and who to contact for information.

Aging and Adult Services