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.
Find out more about recent changes to the Food & Nutrition Program requirements that impact Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents.
DHHS will offer the Flu vaccine at the following times and places:
- 8-11a.m. and 1-4p.m. weekdays beginning October 1 at the DHHS Hudson location, 991 W. Hudson Blvd., Gastonia and at the Highland Health Center, 609 N. Highland Street, Gastonia
- 1-4p.m. October 7th at the DHHS-Social Services location, 330 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way (formerly N. Marietta St.)
- 8:30-11a.m. and 1-4p.m. Wednesdays beginning October 14th, at the DHHS-Social Services location, 330 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way (formerly N. Marietta St.)
COAL ASH IN NORTH CAROLINA
For more information about well water testing and the latest in coal ash news, please visit the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources page