Attention: The BSRI Senior Centers and Sites continue to modify programs until further notice. BSRI is not a distribution point for receiving a Covid-19 vaccine. You may visit or call the public health line at (910) 253-2339 to schedule a vaccination appointment OR call BSRI at (910) 754-2300 and indicate your zip code in a message for Case Management and we will forward to the Case Manager located nearest your residence for assistance in scheduling with Novant. Click on the "Coronavirus Info" box below for more information regarding Covid-19. SHIIP appointments will continue to follow pandemic guidelines. To contact AARP NC directly for income tax preparation availability please call (866) 389-5650.


"The Greatest Wealth is Health"
Is the Nutrition Counseling free?

YES – And it is recommended to register and join as a participant at any one of our Senior Centers.

How can I sign up for one on one nutritional counseling with Mallory?

You can click here to REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT.

What can I expect during my first counseling session?

Mallory will complete an Initial Assessment where she will ask you questions about your lifestyle and diet. The two of you will set goals together and she will develop an individualized plan that is tailored to you. Your weight will be monitored and follow ups will be up to you. You will also be given material handouts and information to help you with your journey.

What are the eligibility requirements of the Food Pantry, hours of operation, and locations?

–          Income for the household should be at or below 130% of the federal poverty guideline.

–          Each household will receive a pre-packed box of non-perishable food items once every 3 months.

–          Food pantries are located at the Senior Centers at Leland, Shallotte, and Southport.

–          Hours of Operation: 2nd and 4th Friday of every month from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.