Adult and Family Services provides technical consulting and medical care services. It maintains a staff of physicians, nurses and medical social workers. The division offers treatment options for patients with medical, behavioral and psychosocial problems. Adult and Family Services is a part of Onslow County, which operates several departments throughout North Carolina. It offers an elderly and disabled transportation assistance program. The division provides risk management and adult care home monitoring services. Adult and Family Services offers care and support for patients with social and emotional needs .It offers guardianship and therapeutic care services for blind persons.