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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Vaccine Information

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We need YOUR help in stopping the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are eligible and have not received your COVID-19 vaccine, the time is now. There are three, safe and effective vaccinations to choose from. When you receive your vaccine, you are not onl...

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The Time Is Now!! Get Your Shot... Health Department
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Notice of Special Called Board of Health Virtual Meeting

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NOTICE OF SPECIAL CALLED BOARD OF HEALTH VIRTUAL MEETING

Notice is hereby given that the Burke County Board of Health will hold a VIRTUAL special called meeting via ZOOM on July 22, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. Zoom provides video, phone, and chat services...

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Health Department
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Burke County Health Director Announces Retirement 2/4/2021

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Rebecca McLeod, MPH

Health Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 4, 2021

Lisa Moore, Burke County Health Department Public Information Officer

Susan Bingham, Burke County Board of Health Chairperson

Burke County Health Director Announces Retirement

Morganton...

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Health Department
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Immediate Public Service Announcement 1.29.2021

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Public Service Announcement

We want to inform the public of the vaccine situation for Burke County for the next three weeks.   The Burke County Health Department and Carolinas Healthcare System Blue Ridge received notification from the State that ...

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Health Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Food Lion Healthy Helping Program

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1. Enroll in the program with a care manager by phone.

2. Load $40 onto your MVP card by making a purchase of any amount using both your MVP and SNAP EBT cards

3. Spend Healthy Helping dollars each time you shop by using your MVP card to purchase eligible f...

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Health Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

CARES Act flyer

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If you are an older adult and/or caregiver living in Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, or Catawba counties, there is assistance available to help during these challenging times. 

The Western Piedmont Council of Government Area Agency on Aging is the rec...

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Health Department