Coronavirus Resources and Information



United Way’s COVID-19 Community Relief Fund has distributed all funds raised to local groups providing assistance to local non-profits agencies including Catholic Charities and Religious Community Services in New Bern, Hope Mission Soup Kitchen in Morehead City, Pamlico County Fishes and Loaves in Oriental and The Filling Station in Pollocksville.

Vaccine Information and Protocols

Carteret County

Craven County

Jones County

Pamlico County

Are you in Need of Medical Attention:
If you think you may have been exposed to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and develop symptoms, you may need to seek medical attention. North Carolina’s Department of Health and Human Services has set up a COVID-19 hotline that is staffed by trained medical professionals. Should you have any questions or concerns about the Coronavirus, please call: 866-462-3821.

Are you in Need of Assistance:
NC 2-1-1, a statewide United Way-funded hotline that serves as an information and referral service system for people in need, will continue to support callers needing access to health and human services resources such as food, financial assistance, and other basic needs throughout this epidemic. Should you need assistance, please call: 2-1-1. This service is free, confidential, and available in many languages 24/7, 365 days a year. Additional information is also available at

Here are some other resources that may provide additional information:

Current Guidelines in North Carolina

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

North Carolina Emergency Management

Carteret County Schools
Craven County Schools
Jones County Schools
Pamlico County Schools

Carolina East Medical Center

Carteret General Hospital

American Red Cross - Coronavirus Preparedness

Craven Community College Small Business Center (SBA Loan Information for Small Business Owners)

Carteret County Updates

Craven County Updates

Jones County Updates

Pamlico County Updates

Carteret News Times

New Bern Sun Journal