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Newcomer Services

Relocating is exciting, but it can be complicated. Moving to a new place means getting a new license, finding a place to live, signing up for utilities, and even just finding your way around. With the help of our services directory you can stop worrying about all the little things and start enjoying your new home.

For additional questions, get live help from our visitor center, or call Durham One Call (919-560-1200), a call center managed by the City of Durham to provide information on a wide range of services.

Use the newcomer services directory search below to find information on utilities, DMVs, libraries, civic clubs, and more.

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American Red Cross

  • 4737 University Dr, Bldg UP3
  • Durham, NC 27707
  • (919) 489-6541
  • SW Durham, including Southpoint

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Many volunteer opportunities are …

Animal Protection Society of Durham

  • 2117 E Club Blvd
  • Durham, NC 27704
  • (919) 560-0640
  • North Durham (North of I-85)

The Animal Protection Society of Durham (APS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that has been helping animals in our community since 1970, and has managed the Durham County Animal Shelter since …

Atria Southpoint Walk

  • 5705 Fayetteville Rd
  • Durham, NC 27713
  • (919) 666-2624
  • SW Durham, including Southpoint

Offers three levels of care with no buy-in fees: independent living, independence plus, and assisted living.

Bahama Ruritan Club

  • 8202 Stagville Rd
  • Bahama, NC 27503
  • (919) 220-2554
  • North Durham (North of I-85)

Ruritan's purpose is to create a better understanding among people and through volunteer community service, make America's communities better places in which to live and work. The slogan of Ruritan …

Bartlett Reserve

  • 300 Meredith Dr, I-40 Exit 278
  • Durham, NC 27713
  • (919) 361-1234
  • SE Durham, including RTP & NCCU

Senior resort-style living including on-site fitness and business centers, spa, and community garden.

Bethesda Ruritan

  • 1714 S Miami Blvd
  • Durham, NC 27703
  • (919) 596-7559
  • East Durham

Ruritan's purpose is to create a better understanding among people and through volunteer community service, make America's communities better places in which to live and work. The slogan of Ruritan …

Better Business Bureau of Eastern North Carolina

  • 5540 Munford Rd, Ste 130
  • Raleigh, NC 27612-2655
  • (919) 277-4222
  • Other

Pursues marketplace trust by creating a community of trustworthy businesses, encouraging and supporting practice standards and promoting role models, as well as identifying substandard behavior.


  • 212 W Main St
  • Durham, NC 27701
  • (919) 923-1728
  • Downtown Area

A hub for Afrofuturism, digital media, and social entrepreneurship. Blackspace will be both a youth center and maker space, providing free classes on beat making, video editing, computer graphics, …

Boys & Girls Club of Greater Durham

  • 808 E Pettigrew St
  • Durham, NC 27701
  • (919) 687-4517
  • Downtown Area

The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Durham (BGCGD) is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and protecting children while preserving the beauty and innocence of childhood. BGCGD daily …

Bridge II Sports

  • 4122 Bennett Memorial Rd, Ste 109
  • Durham, NC 27705
  • (866) 880-2742
  • W Central Durham, including Duke

Educates, develops, and implements opportunities for youth and adults with physical disabilities to play individual, team, and recreational sports. A nonprofit, they collaborate with community …


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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604