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Perquimans County is currently looking for a delegate and an alternate delegate to the Senior Tar Heel Legislature (STHL).  Members must be at least 60 years of age and older and able and willing to travel to Raleigh for statewide meetings, three times per year.  We also request that this individual report back to the county elected officials about what is happening at a state level that could impact older adults in your community.  Additionally, this person would be required to meet with local seniors throughout the county to listen to their concerns and voice those concerns at the statewide Legislative meetings.  If you or someone you know personally fits this description, please review this information and complete the application.  If you have any questions, please contact Jasmine Wilson at (252) 426-8244 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Thank you for your consideration.


Meals on Wheels (delivery of meals program) needs to transition from its current three-day a week delivery schedule to a five-day delivery provision.   This program needs volunteers.  Please share this opportunity with our county employees and residents.  For more information, go to the Delivery Guide and Application which provide detailed information and may answer many questions regarding this community service.  For more information & application form, go to 

Monthly Calendars & Newsletters:

The Center for Active Living will be holding the following events (be sure to check flyers for pre-registration instructions, deposit, and payment deadlines):

 December 2023

January 2024

February 2024

April 2024

October 2024

We Need Your Help Now!  To become a Volunteer With Senior Nutrition, go to