COVID-19 Information and Resources



Learn more about the response to: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). CLICK HERE:


Dare County Stay Home – Stay Healthy Declarationopens PDF file     Amendment to Dare County State of Emergency Declaration for COVID-19opens PDF file

CooperEO141-Phase-2opens PDF file

State of NC Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19


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Reliable Social Media Sources:

Dare County Government
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North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services (NCDHHS)
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North Carolina Emergency Management (NCEM)
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World Health Organization (WHO)
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Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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North Carolina Public Health COVID-19 Hotline

Dare County COVID-19 Call Center 
Open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Mayor’s letteropens PDF file

Southern Shores Declaration of a State of Emergency-May 22_2020opens PDF file

3-24-2020 Town Operations and Meetingsopens PDF file

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Police Response Community Notification Directiveopens PDF file

The Southern Shores Police Department would like you to be aware of possible scams/fraud attempts in the coming weeks, as it relates to COVID19 Economic Impact Payments from the Federal Gov’t.  Please read the following Press releaseopens PDF file  from the US Secret Service Charlotte Office.

Grocery and Prescription Ordering/Delivering and Special Medical Needs