Dear Adult Care Home and Family Care Home Providers and Stakeholders,
As you may be aware, Governor Roy Cooper announced on Tuesday a presumptive positive case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The announcement represents an isolated case, and COVID-19 is currently not widespread in North Carolina.
NCDHHS has been working in partnership with federal, state, and local agencies and with Governor Cooper’s Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force to prepare North Carolina for a possible COVID-19 outbreak.
Please help get the information below to the people it will benefit. Please share with your networks and in your outreach efforts. As new information is available, updates will be sent.
Information from NCDHHS on COVID-19
All North Carolinians are encouraged to visit www.ncdhhs.gov/coronavirus for reliable, up-to-date information.
Included here is helpful information for:
There is also information about what we all can do to combat fear and anxiety about COVID-19. All North Carolinians can better prepare for COVID-19 by getting the latest information directly from reliable sources. Be thoughtful about what you read or hear about the virus and make sure you are separating rumor from fact before you share it.
The latest information from NCDHHS can be found here, and please also share the posts from our Facebook and Twitter accounts.
The Adult Care Licensure Section will send out additional guidance for adult care homes and family care homes very soon.
North Carolina Assisted Living Association