COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources

COVID-19 help

Find out if you are currently eligible for a vaccine, sign up to get notified, or find a vaccine provider at
Get Your Shot (Orange County NC)

If you have specific questions or concerns related to coronavirus, call the North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services (NC DHHS) 24/7 phone number
1-866-462-3821
or visit the NC DHHS Coronarivus website for more information.

In the event of an emergency, please call 9-1-1.

You can also submit questions online by selecting Chat at www.ncpoisoncontrol.org.

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Need someone to talk to?
You are not alone.

SAMHSA's National Helpline (24/7)
call 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7)
call 800-273-TALK (8255) or chat with a person at the Lifeline here.

National Domestic Violence Helpline (24/7)
call 1-800-799-7233
text LOVEIS to 22522
log onto thehotline.org

Questions about this page?

Please note:
The Health Sciences Library cannot offer medical advice.  Please use the resources above or contact a licensed medical professional for COVID-19 diagnosis or treatment.

Call the HSL at (919) 962-0800 (during library hours).
E-Mail us and we will get back to you promptly.
Chat with an HSL Librarian (during business hours).

If You Need Support

These are incredibly stressful times, but you are not alone.  Please reach out if you need support.

 

  • SAMHSA's National Helpline (also known as the Treatment Referral Routing Service), CALL 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or TEXT 1-800-487-4889, is a confidential, free, 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year, information service, in English and Spanish, for individuals and family members facing mental and/or substance use disorders. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations. Callers can also order free publications and other information. Read more about it here.

 

 

 

You are not alone.

Mental Health & Wellness

Resources for Anyone

Resources for Parents & Families

Resources for Healthcare Workers

Podcasts / Audio

Stress Management Techniques

Stress Management Resources

Wellness Exercises

Meditation Exercise Videos

Resources for UNC Students

From the University Leaders:

  • You are encouraged to speak with an academic advisor about any impact your choices might have for success in future courses or admissions to future programs. Academic Advisors are available to communicate with undergraduate students remotely.

 

  • UNC’s Learning Center has created a page to help you keep learning and finish strong this semester. The site also includes helpful strategies tailored to address specific needs and support your academic success at Carolina.

 

 

  • Campus Health remains open with staffing available to offer limited in-person appointments for acute illness. Please only visit Campus Health after calling first (919-966-2281) and scheduling an appointment.

 

  • Mental health can be a challenge during this global health emergency. These are stressful times and it makes sense to be anxious. There are things you can do to help yourself. Counseling and Psychological Services is open and making appointments via Zoom.