COVID-19 Information and Resources

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North Carolina

COVID Vaccine

Opening public schools

New COVID-19 County Alert System

Track the Spread of COVID-19 in North Carolina (from Cone Health)

COVID-19 Exposure Notification App

COVID-19 Grant/Loan Programs

COVID-19 Bills & Laws

State Coronavirus Hotline

Confirmed Infections (updated daily; includes county map)

Resources for Businesses

  • Executive Order 209 (easing statewide restrictions)
  • Executive Order 207 (expediting payment of unemployment claims)
  • Executive Order 206 (extending assistance for those at risk of eviction)
  • Executive Order 205 (further extending alcohol take-out sales)
  • Executive Order 204 (further easing restrictions)
  • Executive Order 195 (easing restrictions)
  • Executive Order 190 (extending alcohol take-out sales)
  • Executive Order 189 (further extending modified stay at home order)
  • Executive Order 188 (extending modified stay at home order)
  • Executive Order 183 (allowing take-out sales of alcoholic beverages)
  • Executive Order 181 (modifying stay at home/early closure)
  • Executive Order 180 (increasing mask requirements)
  • Executive Order 176 (extending Order 169, Phase 3 of reopening)
  • Executive Order 170 (extending Phase 3 of reopening)
  • Executive Order 169 (establishing Phase 3 of reopening)
  • Executive Order 163 (establishing Phase 2.5 of reopening)
  • Executive Order 162 (extending Order 153)
  • Executive Order 155
  • Executive Order 153
  • Executive Order 151
  • Executive Order 147
  • Executive Order 141
  • Executive Order 138
    • Court order allowing churches to open
  • Bills
    • H.B. 258 (amusement parks and other venues) – VETOED
    • H.B. 536 (outdoor seating in restaurants) – VETOED
    • H.B. 594 (gyms/health clubs) – VETOED
    • H.B. 795 (amusement parks and other venues)
    • H.B. 806 (exercise/fitness facilities) – VETOED
    • S.B. 599 (skating rinks/bowling alleys) – VETOED
  • Financial Support (NC Commerce)
  • Vendors Needed
  • Outdoor venues and stadiums
  • Unemployment Insurance
  • IT/Cybersecurity
  • Guidance for
  • Staying Ahead of the Curve (Governor’s plan)    
  • More Business Resources

Guidance for

  • Businesses
  • Restaurants
  • Child care facilities
  • Schools
  • Homeless shelters
  • Long-term care facilities

Governor’s Executive Orders

  • Order 209 (easing statewide restrictions)
  • Order 207 (expediting payment of unemployment claims)
  • Order 206 (extending assistance for those at risk of eviction)
  • Order 205 (further extending alcohol take-out sales)
  • Order 204 (further easing business and stay-at-home restrictions)
  • Order 200 (work search requirements for unemployment insurance)
  • Order 195 (easing business and stay-at-home restrictions)
  • Order 191 (further extending eviction moratorium)
  • Order 190 (extending alcohol take-out sales)
  • Order 189 (further extending modified stay at home order)
  • Order 188 (extending modified stay at home order)
  • Order 184 (extending the state’s eviction moratorium)
  • Order 183 (allowing take-out sales of alcoholic beverages)
  • Order 181 (modifying stay at home/early closure)
  • Order 180 (increasing mask requirements)
  • Order 176 (extending Order 169, Phase 3 of reopening)
  • Order 171 (assisting people at risk of eviction)
  • Order 170 (extending Order 169)
  • Order 169 (establishing Phase 3 of reopening)
  • Order 165 (amending Order 152)
  • Order 163 (establishing Phase 2.5 of reopening)
  • Order 162 (extending Order 153)
  • Order 155 (extending Phase Two of reopening)
  • Order 153
  • Order 152 (extending Order 144)
  • Order 151 (extending Phase Two of reopening)
  • Order 150
  • Order 147 (extending Phase Two reopening; see FAQ)
  • Order 144 (extending Order 130)
  • Order 143
  • Order 142 (For more discussion, click here)
  • Order 141 (Phase Two reopening)
  • Order 139
  • Order 138 (Phase One reopening)
  • Order 135 (For more discussion, including how this affects previous orders, click here)
  • Order 134
  • Order 133
  • Order 131
  • Order 130
  • Order 129
  • Order 125
  • Order 124 (For more discussion, click here)
  • Order 122
  • Order 121 (for more discussion, including how this affects city/county orders, click here)
  • Order 120
  • Order 119
  • Order 118
  • Order 117 (FAQ)
  • Order 116

Governor’s 3-Phase Reopening Plan

Courts

City/County Orders

Other North Carolina Agencies

Rent/Housing Concerns


Federal and International

States with COVID-related travel restrictions

States where masks are mandatory

SBA Paycheck Protection Program loan data

U.S. Congress

  • American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (H.R. 1319)
  • Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021 (H.R. 133) (combines 2021 spending with COVID-19 relief)
  • Emergency Aid for Returning Americans Affected by Coronavirus Act (S. 4091)
  • Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 (H.R. 7010)
  • Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act (H.R. 6074)
  • Families First Coronavirus Response Act (H.R. 6201)
  • Paid Sick Days for Public Health Emergencies and Personal and Family Care Act (S. 3415)
  • Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (S. 3548)
  • Paycheck Protection Program and Healthcare Enhancement Act (H. R. 266)
  • Congressional Research Service Studies
  • U.S. House live video (plus archive)
  • U.S. Senate live video (plus archive)

White House

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Legislative and Regulatory Updates (U.S. + all 50 states)

IRS Coronavirus Tax Relief

FEMA Coronavirus Rumor Control

Department of Housing and Urban Development

Law Library of Congress Coronavirus Resource Guide

U.S. Postal Service (residential and business FAQs)

Council of State Governments

Other Federal Resources

World Health Organization

Worldwide COVID-19 Testing Data


News Sources

Daily Updates from Raleigh News & Observer (free of charge)

NC DHHS Press Releases (sign up for email updates here)

UNC-TV Video Briefings

WRAL

ABC11

CBS17

WBTV

Daily Updates from Washington Post (free of charge)

New York Times

BBC

Updates by phone/text

  • Dial 211
  • Text COVIDNC to 898211

Medical and Academic

Infectious Diseases Dashboard (Johns Hopkins University)

New England Journal of Medicine

LitCovid (articles from PubMed)

Other Academic Resources