Community Resources

THE MISSION OF THE bURKE coUNTY hEALTH DEPARTMENT IS to promote and Protect the environment and health of the citizens of Burke County. 

We believe collaboration within the community is a necessity in order to achieve a desirable location for all who call Burke County home. 

We will will update this page frequently. 

Here are our health department's most recent brochures:

2019 BCHD Brochure (English, PDF)

2019 BCHD Brochure (Spanish, PDF)

Burke County Food Pantries

Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge provides a great community resource called Aunt Bertha. This Community Research Hub is provided to help you find and connect with free and reduced cost services in our communities. 

How to access Aunt Bertha:

1. Go to

2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page. Under the section "Important Links" click Community Resource Hub

3. Click Link to Community Resources

4. Type in your zip code.

5. Select from 10 different categories on what fits your need the best.