COVID-19 Information & Resources
Coastal Horizons is taking steps to ensure the safety and well-being of our clients and staff. Important documents and resources regarding this effort are included on this page.
Coronavirus Fact vs. Fiction As the coronavirus continues to spread across the nation, a number of false conclusions and rumors have spread with it. Three epidemiologists in public health at Washington University in St. Louis separate truth from myth.
When My School Closes ia a free PDF book for children about school closings due to COVID-19
Texting Tool to Access Food for Children NC Parents who need food assistance for their children can text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877.
New Hanover County Public Health Coronavirus Call Center- Residents with questions about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) can call and speak to a public health nurse and, if needed, be connected with a provider who will then determine if a flu test and/or COVID-19 test is needed. Phone Number: (910) 798-6800 Hours of operation: 7 days a week, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Brunswick County Public Health Call Line and Email- Answering residents’ coronavirus questions Mon-Fri, 9 am to 5 pm.
Onslow County Citizens Phone Bank- (910) 989-5027. At this time they are open 8AM-6:30PM Monday-Friday.
UNC Health COVID-19 Helpline- 1-888-850-2684
NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)- 866.462.3821
North Carolina 2-1-1 Program- For COVID-19 questions, dial 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162. Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211.
COVID-19 Triage Plus Patient Information and Support Line answers your COVID-19 questions and helps you find the care you need- 1-877-490-6642.
Application for childcare subsidy (for April and May) for children (0-12) of essential workers. Turn in directly to your childcare provider. It includes health care workers but also food service workers, childcare teachers themselves, and other employees working to keep our communities safe and healthy during COVID-19.