Title: Health Resource Guide

Interested in losing weight, eating healthier, getting fit or managing your diabetes? Use the Health Resource Guide to find local programs that support a healthy weight. The directory lists programs by focus and location. Click here to view programs by program focus: diabetes, healthy eating, physical activity, weight management or youth. If one of the programs interests you, click the location link to find the address, phone number and website of the organization that offers that program. To view the list of organizations by location, click here.

EBCI Community Health Resource Directory - This directory includes local and regional resources and it covers many health and wellness topics, such as: health resources, prevention resources, parks and recreational resources, social resources, animal services, environmental resources, economic resources, educational resources, transportation resources, and cultural resources. Just start at the Table of Contents and follow the hyperlinks to your desired topic.

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Cherokee Choices building

Ginger Lynn Welch   Complex
810 Acquoni Road
PO Box 666
Cherokee, NC 28719

Sheena Kanott
Program Manager


Monday - Friday
7:45 am - 4:30 pm