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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Orange County to host presentation on green burial options

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The Orange County Department on Aging and the Project EngAGE End of Life Choices Senior Resource Team invite the public to attend a virtual presentation, A Case for Green Burial on Feb. 11.

The Project EngAGE End of Life Choices Senior Resource Team welcom...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

NCDHHS Revises the Vaccine Plan to Simplify Who is Eligible

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The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) revised its vaccine distribution plan on Jan. 14 to simplify who is eligible to receive the vaccine.

North Carolina moves through vaccination phases by aligning to federal priorities while...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Aging Department to host FREE COVID-19 testing event for adults 60+

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Orange County Department on Aging with Piedmont Health will host two drive-thru COVID-19 testing events for adults age 60 and over. The events will be primarily drive-thru testing, with a capacity for walk-ups as well.

Tests are available with or without i...

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Orange County Plans for Phased, Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccine

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When a COVID vaccine is available for the general public, the Orange County Health Department has a plan to ensure the vaccine is distributed equitably and efficiently to county residents.

To help determine who should get the vaccine first, the North Carol...

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