[UPDATED: 4/13/21 - 1:33 PM]
***As of Saturday, March 13, we are only updating the dashboard Monday - Friday. The dashboard is not updated on weekends.***
Who Are We Currently Vaccinating?
All individuals age 16 and older are now eligible to be vaccinated.
Where Can I Get Vaccinated? Vaccine Site Locator
How to Schedule a Vaccination Appointment With Us: Catawba County Public Health, Catawba Valley Health System (CVHS) and Frye Regional Medical Center (FRMC) are working together to schedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments for all eligible individuals. There are two ways to schedule an appointment with us:
1. By Phone: 828-282-2002 (Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.)
Call the Catawba County Public Health COVID-19 Referral & Information Line to speak to an appointment specialist and schedule your appointment.
2. Online: www.CatawbaVaccine.org
If you request an appointment online, you will receive a call from an appointment specialist to get scheduled. Please note that depending on the volume of requests we receive, it may take some time for you to be contacted.
Free Transportation to Local Vaccination Appointments: Greenway Public Transportation
Before and After Your Vaccination: FAQ
NC COVID-19 Vaccine Help Center: 1-888-675-4567
(Monday-Friday 7 a.m -7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.)
North Carolina COVID-19 Information Hub
Current NCDHHS Guidance
North Carolina COVID-19 Hotline: 1-866-462-3821
North Carolina COVID-19 Email: email@example.com
North Carolina COVID-19 Online Chat: www.ncpoisoncontrol.org
COVID Data Resources
North Carolina COVID-19 Dashboard
North Carolina Outbreaks and Clusters Report
North Carolina Vaccination Dashboard
Coronavirus Disease Response in North Carolina (NCDHHS)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)-World Health Organization
Cloth Face Coverings FAQ
People in North Carolina are required to wear face coverings in public spaces, whether inside or outside, where physical distancing of six feet is not possible.
Local COVID-19 Relief Program: Catawba County residents experiencing a financial hardship with paying their mortgage, rent, utilities or other expense due to the COVID-19 pandemic may apply online or in person at ECCCM, located at 245 East N Street in Newton. No appointment is required. (828) 465-1702.
Catawba County Public Health Community Health Advocates: Local assistance navigators identify and assist individuals who need help accessing medical or social services, finding a safe location to isolate, or connecting with other COVID-19-related assistance. Information and referrals: (828) 695-6683 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Food Assistance - State Benefits
Apply Online / Apply in Person: Catawba County Social Services, 3030 11th Avenue Dr. SE, Hickory. (828) 695-5600. No appointment required.
Use Your EBT Card Online
North Carolina WIC
Food Assistance - Local Meals & Pantries
The Corner Table Soup Kitchen
Hickory Soup Kitchen
Eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry (ECCCM)
Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (GHCCM)
Sheetz Bag Meals for Children
Hickory Public Schools
Newton Conover City Schools
Catawba County Schools
Senior Nutrition Services
Call Ahead to the Following Organizations:
Sherrills Ford Community Food Pantry and Clothes Closet 828-478-9652
Springs Road Baptist Church 828-256-5340
Hickory Church of Christ 828-464-4983
Highland United Methodist Church 828-327-8066
Hopewell United Methodist Church 828-478-9625
Centro Latino 828-330-0477
AIDS Leadership Foothills Area Alliance (ALFA) 828-322-1447
Council on Aging (West Hickory Senior Center) 828-328-2269
COVID-19 NC Unemployment Insurance Information
NCWorks COVID-19 Jobs Information Hub