All North Carolinians can prepare for COVID-19 by getting the latest information directly from reliable sources. The COVID-19 outbreak has been accompanied by a flood of misinformation from unreliable sources. Be thoughtful about what you read or hear about the virus and make sure you are separating rumor from fact before you act.
The latest news from NCDHHS on COVID-19 can be found here.
Other good sources are the websites and social media accounts of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), NC Emergency Management, the NC Division of Public Health and your local health department.
If you have specific questions or concerns related to coronavirus, call 866-462-3821 for more information. In the event of an emergency, please call 9-1-1.
You can also submit questions online by selecting Chat at www.ncpoisoncontrol.org.