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Resources and Assistance

211 COVID Information

 

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

The Emergency Broadband Benefit Program is a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program that provides a temporary discount on monthly broadband bills for qualifying low-income households. 

 



Community Resources for Those in Need

Guides for anyone in the community who is in need assistance in a variety of areas - from food and meals to employment support or urgent health services.  
Community Resources for Those in Need 

 


 

Resources for Renters Facing Eviction

If you are a renter in North Carolina facing eviction due to COVID-19 economic impacts, there may be resources available to you. More information in English and Spanish

 



 

COVID-19 FAQs for Employers and Businesses

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions for Employers and Businesses here.

 



Meals for Children

USDA Kids Meal Finder
Summer meal pickup sites nationwide.
Meals4Kids

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Program
Visit www.ncdhhs.gov for information regarding North Carolina’s P-EBT program.

 



Social Services

Go to www.ccdssnc.com to inquire about how to apply for all new and ongoing public assistance programs such Energy Assistance, Child Care, and Work First.

 



NC 2-1-1

NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service provided by United Way of North Carolina. Families and individuals can call to obtain free and confidential information on health and human services and resources within their community.

NC 2-1-1

United Way of Cumberland County

 



File for Unemployment

The only way to file for unemployment in NC is through the Division of Employment Security.

For assistance with claims, resetting accounts or passwords and answers to specific questions, contact the Customer Call Center at 888-737-0259 or email envelope.

Still need additional assistance? Send your name and last four of your social security number, contact number, best time to call and description of problem to email envelope.

 



U.S. Small Business Administration

The SBA offers help for small businesses affected by COVID-19.

 


 

Business Impact Survey

A new survey has launched to measure the economic impact of COVID-19 on Cumberland County’s business community. Created by the City of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, Fayetteville Cumberland Economic Development Corporation (FCEDC), Cumberland Community Foundation, Center for Economic Empowerment and Development (CEED), The Cool Spring Downtown District, the Chamber of Commerce, and the Convention and Visitors Bureau, the economic impact survey will inform recovery efforts and aid for a variety of business sectors.

The 21 – question survey will take an estimated five minutes to complete. Businesses in Cumberland County are encouraged to participate. Take the Business Impact Survey.

 



Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payment

The IRS is offering tax help for taxpayers, businesses, tax-exempt organizations and others – including health plans – affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payment



Wellness and Mental Health

NC Department of Health and Human Services
Information on resources to help reduce stress and anxiety and tips to stay healthy.
Managing Your Overall Health

Alliance Health
Call the Alliance 24-hour Access and Information Center at 800-510-9132 and a licensed clinician will assist you in finding the right kind of help.
Taking Care of Your Emotional Health
Taking Care of Yourself and Reducing Stress



  • Contact Us

    Phone: 910-433-3600
    Department of Public Health:

    1235 Ramsey Street
    Fayetteville, NC 28301

    Health Department Accreditation  
    Fax: 910-433-3659
    TTY Phone: 910-223-9386
    Email:
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    Director: Dr. Jennifer Green

    Contact Us

    Phone: 910-433-3600
    Fax: 910-433-3659
    TTY Phone: 910-223-9386
    Email:
    email_envelope
    Director: Dr. Jennifer Green
    Department of Public Health:

    1235 Ramsey Street
    Fayetteville, NC 28301

    Health Department Accreditation