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Local COVID-19 Resources

N.C. Cooperative Extension continues to work with county and university guidelines pertaining to COVID-19. As we are provided information at the county and state level, we will share those resources here for the public. These resources are based on guidance and best practices as outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the World Health Organization (WHO.) Check back frequently for updates to the guidance.

To stay up-to-date, check the following webpages:

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Please consider filling out this brief five questions survey so Duplin County Cooperative Extension can better serve our community during this time:

https://forms.gle/ZM8crBga3poXG28H9 

Home and Community

School Meals in Duplin County:

Duplin County Schools resumes distribution of student meals today, Monday, April 6, through Thursday, April 9. Meal distribution will be closed Friday, April 10, in observance of Good Friday, and will resume on Monday, April 13.
Meal bags will be available at the following six school sites between 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.:
• Beulaville Elementary
• B.F. Grady Elementary
• North Duplin Elementary
• Rose Hill-Magnolia Elementary
• Wallace Elementary
• Warsaw Elementary

For more information check the Duplin County Schools website.

*Last updated on Monday, April 6th*

Teaching your children at home?

NC State University’s College of Education has put together resources that may be helpful to parents who are navigating this “new normal” of teaching.

ASL/Captioned Videos from The Division of Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing:

Infosheets – English

Infosheets – Spanish

Agriculture

Disinfectants for Cleaning:

Drinking Water and Waste Water:

For more information about Food Service, Grocery Stores, Food Banks, Farmers’ Markets, U-Pick Farms, and Community Gardens, visit: Food Safety COVID-19 Resources

Mental Health

In Need of Internet Services at Home to Help a Child Continue with School Online?

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has a Keep America Connected Pledge and several companies have committed to implementing free internet, unlimited data, as well as not canceling internet services if people are unable to pay. See the full message

Online Resources: