Rockingham County, North Carolina

(2011 data unless otherwise noted)

Population: 93,329
Race:
White: 69,030
Black: 18,071
Hisp/Latino Origin: 5,315
Other Non-Hispanic: 913
Females (15-44): 16,756
Abortion Rate: 6.1 per 1,000

Median Household Income: $39,231
Population below Federal Poverty Line: 16.7
Infant Mortality:
12.4 per 1,000 live births (*)
Teen Pregnancies:
59.4 per 1,000 teens
AIDS Cases: 40
HIV Cases: 11
Syphilis Rate:
1.1 per 100,000
Gonorrhea Rate:
175.1 per 100,000
Chlamydia Rate:
431.4 per 100,000

updated: 5/2013

(*) denotes data that should be used with caution. For example, the State Center for Health Statistics notes that infant mortality rates based on less than 10 deaths are unreliable and should be interpreted with caution. Teen pregnancy rates that are based on fewer than 20 cases are also viewed as unstable.

(†) Rate reports on legal induced abortions per 1,000 females, ages 15-44.

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Health Department

Rockingham County Department of Public Health
371 NC 65
PO Box 204
Wentworth, NC 2737
(336) 342-8140 (telephone)
(336) 342- 8356 (fax)
www.rockinghamcountypublichealth.org/
Barbara Burton
Family Care Coordination Supervisor
Bburton@co.rockingham.nc.us

Free Clinics:
NC Association of Free Clinics
http://www.ncfreeclinics.org

Hospital(s):
N.C. Health Info - health and medical resources for North Carolinians
http://www.nchealthinfo.org/
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RICHES Contacts:

Help Inc. Center Against Violence
PO Box 16
Wentworth, NC
(336) 342-3331 (telephone)
(336) 342-3331 (Crisis Line)
(336) 342-6377 (fax)
Lynn Myers
Victim Advocate
lmyers@co.rockingham.nc.us

Pregnancy Care Center
PO Box
424 West King Hwy
Eden NC, 27288
336-623-5540 (telephone)
336-623-8203 (fax)
Gail Evans-Jones
Executive Director
rpcc@triadbiz.rr.com

Rockingham County Partnership for Children
PO Box 3258
7572 Hwy 87
Reidsville, NC 27320
(336) 342-9676 (telephone)
(336) 342-9962 (fax)
www.rockinghamkids.org
Heather Adams-Kilpatrick
Executive Director/ Parent Counselor
heatherk@rockinghamkids.org

Rockingham County Partnership for Children
PO Box 204
371 NC 65
Wentworth, NC 27375
(336) 342-8140 (telephone)
(336) 342-8356 (fax)
www.rockinghamcountypublichealth.org/
Heather Adams-Kilpatrick
Executive Director
heatherk@rockinghamkids.org

Rockingham County Public Schools
511 Harrington Hwy.
Eden, NC 27288
(336) 627-2691 (telephone)
www.rock.k12.nc.us/site/
Deidre Moyer
Student Health Coordinator
dmoyer@rock.k12.nc.us
Charlotte Williams
healthyrcs@rock.k12.nc.us

Rockingham Pregnancy Care Center
424 West King Hwy.
Eden, NC 27288
(336) 623-5540 (telephone)
(336) 623-8203 (fax)
Gail Evans-Jones
Executive Director
rpcc@triadbiz.rr.com

Smart Start
PO Box 204
Wentworth, NC 27375
(336) 342-8156 (telephone)
(336) 342-8352 (fax)
Ann T. Joyner, RN, BSN, CCHC
ajoyner@co.rockingham.nc.us

updated: 5/2013