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In July, 2013 the Gaston County Health Department and the Gaston County Department of Social Services consolidated into one agency: the Gaston County Department of Health & Human Services. Use the menu to find out more information about our programs and other local health and human service issues. 

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Find out more about recent changes to the Food & Nutrition Program requirements that impact Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents. 

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ACCESS Transportation Closed Tuesday

ACCESS central transportation will not be in operation on Tuesday, 1/26 due to icy conditions on roads leading to unsafe driving conditions.


Time for Radon Testing

January is National Radon Action Month and in recognition of this public health concern, The Gaston County Department of Health & Human Services (Gaston DHHS) is partnering with the NC Radon program to provide free short-term radon test kits to Gaston County citizens.


NC Heart Gallery Adoption Event

The North Carolina Heart Gallery