New Hanover County is partnering with the New Hanover Disaster Coalition, Cape Fear Food Council, Crisis Cleanup, and other community partners to ensure residents receive assistance with storm-related needs.
The Emergency Public Information Hotline (910-798-6800) is currently operational and assisting residents with questions and access to storm-related resources.
For immediate assistance, visit NewHanoverDisasterCoalition.org.
Crisis Cleanup connects individuals with volunteers to provide cleanup assistance after a storm like Hurricane Isaias. Beginning Thursday, August 6, residents can call 844-965-1386 to request assistance with cutting fallen trees, tarping, mold mitigation and drywall, flooring, and appliance removal.
VOLUNTEER AND DONATIONS INFORMATION
New Hanover County is helping to support the New Hanover Disaster Coalition and their efforts for donation and volunteer management. Individuals and organizations that wish to volunteer for, or donate to, hurricane relief efforts in New Hanover County can visit ShareCapeFear.org.
When volunteering, remember these safety tips to prevent the spread of COVID-19:
- Remember the 3 Ws:
- Wear a face covering
- Wait six feet from others, and maintain this distance while doing volunteer work
- Wash your hands regularly
- Avoid physical contact with others outside of your household
- Take regular breaks to wash your hands, stay hydrated and rest