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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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https://forms.gle/kX8xoMdyiUSeEq6o7

Home and Community

School Meals in Sampson County:

During this time of school closures due to COVID-19 many local schools and community sites are offering free meals to all children under the age of 18.

As of Monday, March 23rd the following schools and community sites are offering meals in the Clinton City Schools district:

  • Weekdays between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
    • Butler Avenue Elementary
    • Clinton High
    • LC Kerr Elementary
    • Sampson Middle
    • Sunset Ave Elementary
  • Weekdays between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
    • Ellen Street at Royal Lane Park
    • College Street Academy
    • 48 Frank Lane (Hwy 403)
    • Olivet Baptist Church
    • Seven Gables Skating Rink
    • Libson Street Baptist Church
    • Friendly Community Center (75 Hanson Rd.)

As of Monday, March 23rd the following schools and community sites are offering meals in the Sampson County Schools district:

  • Weekdays between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
    • Hargrove Elementary
    • Hobbton High
    • Midway Elementary
    • Roseboro-Salemburg Middle
    • Union Middle
    • Salemburg Elementary
  • Weekdays between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m.
    • Snow Hill Baptist church
    • Garland Senior Center
    • Autryville (town picnic shelter)
    • Pleasant Church
    • Melva Brook
    • Turkey Town Hall
    • Central Baptist Church

Check your local school district’s website and Facebook page for more information!

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: