Stay up to date on ways to help stop the spread of COVID-19, updates on resources & policies, sign up for updates, learn about testing and ways to protect you and your family on CDC Website.
The World Health Organization has international updates, case counts, and more on their website.
The NC Department of Health & Human Safety has mulitple links & resources to stay informed on COVID-19.
Working Groups: Operations, Healthcare, Education & Economic Support
NC 211 stays up to date on local assistance. Dial 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162 and feel free to check out our resources below!
For announcements & updates text
COVIDNC to 898-211
Community Resources and Assistance
Sign up for updates by texting
COVIDNC to 898211
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
Press '1' for Vets/Military
Main Legal Aid Helpline
Senior Legal Helpline
Fair Housing Helpline
Battered Immigrant Helpline
Disaster Distress Helpline
or text 'TalkWithUs' to 66746
National Domestic Violence Hotline
NC Coalition against Domestic Violence
The Trevor Project
File by phone at (888) 737-0259
FAQ for Filing Unemployment
Small Business Loans & Assistance
National DV Hotline: 800-799-7233
NC Coalition Against DV: 919-956-9124
Daily 4-H Live Educational Videos (at 10:30 am & 2:00 - Look for Daily Sparks)
(NC Center for Non-Profits)
(National Council For Non-Profits)
Spectrum (844) 653-6827
Spectrum is providing free internet for 60 days for households in their service area that has a student from K-12 and/or college who does not already have internet service. Installation fees will be waived for new student households. Call 1-844-653-6827 for information and to sign up.
Suddenlink (888) 633-0030
Suddenlink is providing free internet for 60 days for households in their service area that has a student from K-12 and/or college who does not already have internet service. Service can be continued after that for $14.99 per month with no annual contract. Call 1-888-633-0030 for information and to sign up.
Resources (most of which are free) that can be implemented relatively quickly and with little to no external IT support
Free Dropbox Business and HelloSign Enterprise subscriptions for 3 months to nonprofits focused on fighting COVID-19
Emergency Remote Work Kits (LogMeIn)
Free, organization-wide use of many LogMeIn products for 3 months
Free access to Hangouts Meet, which allows up to 250 participants and live streaming up to 100,000 viewers per domain, and G-suite until July 1, 2020
Video recording and sharing service offering boosts to free service plan, discounted prices on LoomPro, and free access for educational institutions through July 1, 2020
Free 6 month trial of Microsoft 365 E1, with web-based Office apps and business services including email, file storage and sharing, meetings, and instant messaging
Accounting and budgeting software at a discount for nonprofits through TechSoup (desktop and online platforms available)
Free use of platform for remote teams to work collectively on documents, spreadsheets, and chat (for current Salesforce users only)
Free upgrades to paid plans for teams working on coronavirus pandemic research, response, or mitigation
Other Teleconferencing Links