Governor Roy Cooper recently announced how our state is monitoring and prepared for response to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The announcement notes clearly that COVID-19 is currently not widespread in North Carolina. All North Carolinians are encouraged to visit www.ncdhhs.gov/coronavirus for reliable, up-to-date information.
Included below is helpful information for:
- Individuals, families and communities
- Businesses and employers
- Health care professionals
- Colleges, schools and child care providers
- Long-term care facilities
There is also information about what we all can do to combat fear and anxiety about COVID-19.
All North Carolinians can better prepare for COVID-19 by getting the latest information directly from reliable sources. The latest information from NCDHHS can be found here.
CFHC will maintain links to local reliable resources of information. Local information can be found at the Henderson County Department of Public Health’s website: https://www.hendersoncountync.gov/health
For individuals and organizations who are not able to access websites and social media, the State has also set up a 24/7 Coronavirus Hotline staffed by nurses and pharmacists. The number is 1-866-462-3821.
Additional information specific to homeless services providers:
Guide for Executive Directors: Pandemic Planning and Services that Support People Who are Homeless, OrgCode