Community Resources


NC2-1-1 - a help resource provided by the United Way

OC Connect

OC Connect - up to date information about what goods and services are still open and available to meet our community’s basic needs.

NC COVID Support

NC COVID Support - Easy-to-use map. Find food, pharmacies, pet supplies, and free resources. Updated information for delivery, curbside pick-up, and senior shopping hours.

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Food Info


Health & Safety Resources

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Housing & Utilities

  • Housing & Shelter
  • Water/Sewer
  • Duke Energy - will not disconnect any customer’s service for non-payment. The company will continue to read meters and send bills. Customers should pay what they can to avoid building up a large balance.
  • Dominion Energy - will not disconnect any customer’s service for non-payment. They also offer short term payment extensions and long term payment assistance. 
  • Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation - No disconnects for nonpayment or associated fees have been charged to members since March 10, 2020 and all those members disconnected prior to this date have been reconnected. 
  • Spectrum Internet - offering free broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days (March 16-May 15) for families with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum plan.  Call 1-844-488-8395 to get set up.
  • Cell phones - major cellphone carriers, including T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, will keep users connected and waive late fees for 60 days. Certain carriers may also temporarily be providing additional data allowances. 

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Children and Families

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Individuals with Disabilities & Special Needs

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Businesses & Employees


Local Governments

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How to Help