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We welcome your ideas, comments, questions, and requests. All submissions are reviewed and will be forwarded to the appropriate person, department, or agency. If your submission requires a response, we will get back to you as soon as possible.

If you are writing with questions or concerns about the new Coronavirus, COVID-19, please visit the Coronavirus website at nc.gov/covid19, or call 2-1-1 or your local health department for assistance.

Due to continued high case numbers and hospitalizations, North Carolina will remain paused in Safer At Home Phase 2 for three more weeks until August 7.

Gov. Roy Cooper has issued an executive order requiring people to wear face coverings while out in public where physical distancing of 6 feet from other people who are not members of the same household or residence is not possible. There are some exceptions.

North Carolina schools will open in the fall for both in-person and remote learning with key safety precautions to protect the health of students, teachers, staff and families. For more information, please see:

If you have questions about how your local schools plan to operate, please reach out to your child’s school or school system.

Additional guidance including for businesses, child care, and families is available at https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/guidance.

For assistance with unemployment, contact the Employment Security Commission at 919-707-1000 or visit https://des.nc.gov. Our office is unable to assist with processing applications or provide status updates for unemployment applications.

For non-COVID issues, we strongly encourage you to reference our FAQ page before contacting the Office of the Governor.  

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