Health

United Way isn’t just helpful to our community, it’s crucial. We don’t just donate or make quick fixes, we work with you to figure out what our communtiy needs, and are fiercely committed to finding solutions. Addressing the root causes of our problems is a priority and we need your investment of time and resources, along with your passion to share the story of this community, in order to make real change. Join us and be a part of something great. Because great things happen when we LIVE UNITED.

Good health is an essential ingredient for individual success and a thriving community. Healthy kids are more likely to do well in school. Our entire community will flourish when all of our residents have access to public parks, playgrounds, healthy foods and quality healthcare. United Way’s strategies include expanding access to:

  • Healthy foods
  • Opportunities for physical activity
  • Quality health care

Eating Local in Beaufort County

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When: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Time: 5:30 - 8:00 PM


How much does it take to make ends meet in Beaufort County?

Self Sufficiency Standard and Money Needs Test


When: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Time: 9 am- 12 pm
Where: Walmart Parking Lot & Turnage Theatre


For people in need in our community, help is a phone call or web click away through United Way’s NC 2-1-1. It’s a free, confidential, and multilingual information and referral service.


Eating Local in Beaufort County

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Questions For Candidates: A Voter's Guide to Farm and Food Policy in the Carolinas provides guidance for individuals to interact with candidates for elected office about sustainable farming and community food systems.

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