Johnston County Emergency Operations Center Hotline for Johnston County Residents daily from 8:00am- 5:00pm. Monday – Friday: 9819-989-5400

NC Department of Health and Human Services- Hotline: 866-462-3821

Coronavirus Response in North Carolina (NCDHHS):

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

NC Chamber of Commerce:

US Chamber of Commerce:

North Carolina Business Relief


Business Resources

​SBA Grants Gov. Cooper’s Request for Small Business Disaster Declaration: Learn how to apply for a low interest SBA disaster loan here.
NCBA compares the SBA’s EIDL and the PPP: Info-graphic here.
Uplevel HR Solutions on COVID-19 – What Employers should Know and Consider for their Workplace
North Carolina Chamber Association COVID-19 Resource Guide
NCDHHS COVID-19 Resources for Businesses and Employers
Carolina Small Business Development Fund
NC Community Development Initiative
NC Department of Commerce Employment Security
NC Department of Commerce Rapid Response Support
NC Rapid Recovery for small businesses supported by Golden Leaf Foundation
CAI Coronavirus Command Center
Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Crisis Management
​Comparing the Economic Injury Disaster Loans and the Paycheck Protection Program: Info-graphic here
CARES Act Emergency Loans – Small Business Guide
US Small Business Administration: COVID-19 Resources, and Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program
CDC: Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers
Uplevel HR: The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)
Department of Labor: FFCRA Fact Sheet
US Chamber: COVID-19 Resource Guide, COVID-19 Guidance for Employers, COVID-19 Response Toolkit, and Resources to help your business survive 
US Dept. of Labor COVID-19 Resources
Facebook For Business COVID-19 Grants
United Way COVID-19 Community Recovery Fund
United States Bartender’s Guild Emergency Assistance Program

News/Health Updates

Johnston County COVID-19 Hotline: (919) 989-5400
UNC Health COVID-19 Helpline: 1-888-850-2684
UNC Health Coronavirus Updates
NC Dept. of Health and Human Services 
Weekly COVID-19 Updates from NCDHHS
Updates from NC Governor Roy Cooper
Centers for Disease Control
World Health Organization Situation Report

Small Business Recovery