COVID-19 Local Resources

This page will be updated regularly as the foundation learns of resources and services.

The Clemmons Community Foundation is working in partnership with community leaders to help provide information and access to resources from front-line charitable organizations who are helping residents through these uncertain times.

Individuals and Families

Below are resources we have been made aware of in Clemmons and Lewisville, Winston-Salem, and Yadkin County. Click the tab for the area you'd like to explore.

Nonprofits and Small Businesses

Click the Nonprofits and Small Businesses tab to learn more about our COVID-19 grant opportunities and other resources.

last updated October 20, 10:25am

Respiratory Assessment Clinics and COVID-19 Testing Locations

General Information

211  Information
Call 2-1-1 or visit http://211.org/

Forsyth County COVID-19 Hotline and Trusted Sources

  • 336-582-0800, to answer the public's questions about the virus.
  • The Public Health Department can be reached at 336-703-3100.
  • ReadyForsyth.org

North Carolina Department of Health

  • Latest state updates, including executive order information, is available here.
  • Public health assistance options through the state are available here.

NCCARE360
Connect with NCCARE360 for help navigating services like health, housing, employment, and transportation.

Food Nutrition Benefits

  • EBT Benefits have been expanded. For more information call 888.622.7328 or visit ebtedge.com.
  • North Carolina has been approved for the new Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) program. No application necessary. Families already receiving Food and Nutrition Services benefits will receive an additional benefit on their existing EBT card.

Immediate Job Openings
View a list of immediate job openings, statewide, from the The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC).

Childcare

Statewide Childcare Hotline
Essential and critical workers who need childcare can call 1-888-600-1685 to receive information about local options for children from infants through age 12. The hotline is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

E-Learning Support and Childcare Facilities in Clemmons-Lewisville

Counseling / Pastoral Care

CareNet Counseling
Contact: Barbara Saulpaugh, bsaulpau@wakehealth.edu
CareNet is available for mental health counseling (including depression and anxiety) for children and adults via telehealth - by phone and WebEx.

Agape Faith Church / Triad Dream Center
Contact: Pastor Robert Barr, pastorbarr@agapefaith.com
There is no charge for  counseling, but donations are  accepted since it's all volunteer based. For non-church members sessions are scheduled based on availability. The church is located at 2101 Lewisville-Clemmons Road in Clemmons.

Centenary United Methodist Church Clemmons
Virtual Pastoral Counseling
The church's staff is available to receive calls from members of the community to help with issues of stress and anxiety. The staff are not licensed counselors, so as the need arises, a referral to mental health professional may be made. Contact Rev. Vincent Howell at 336.766.5987 (church office) or 336.830.4531 (mobile).

Daymark Crisis Line
1.866.275.9552 (available 24/7)
Contact for emergency mental health needs or support with severe and persistent mental health challenges such as psychosis.

Suicide Prevention Hotline
1.800.273.8255

Emergency Assistance

HOPE: Housing Opportunities + Prevention of Evictions
The Housing Opportunities and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program is a new statewide initiative that may provide rent and utility assistance to eligible low- and moderate-income renters experiencing financial hardship due to the economic effects of COVID-19. The new program will help prevent evictions and utility disconnections in order to promote housing stability during the ongoing pandemic. HOPE is an initiative of the NC Office of Recovery and Resiliency, a division of the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Crisis Control
Monday - Friday, 9am - 4pm (Winston-Salem Office)
If you need immediate assistance with finances, pharmacy, or supplemental grocery, please call the following numbers: 336.724.7453; 336.722.0425; 336.201.5596. Please do not leave a voicemail. If your call is not answered,  try the next number. The lobby is not open for visitors or requests.

Annoor Islamic Center
1435 Lake Cottage Rd, Clemmons
Contact: Ibrahim B. Thompson, oneklassyone@gmail.com
Food, clothing, rent assistance, and other financial assistance on a case-by-case basis.

Centenary United Methodist Church Clemmons
5280 Hampton Road, Clemmons
Free clothing give away available: clothing and shoes for women and girls, men and boys. To receive free clothing, call the church at 336.766.5987 and leave a message with your name, phone number, and clothing needs. The church will check inventory, collecting clothing they have, and work to arrange a time for pick-up.

Lewisville United Methodist Church Blessing Box
6290 Shallowford Road, Lewisville
A blessing box with basic nonperishable food supplies and toiletries is located in the church parking lot at the corner of Shallowford and Conrad. Anyone is welcome to use it on a help yourself basis. Help in replenishing items is most welcome. For more information call the church at 336.945.3203.

Feeding Sites

Meal Distribution at Morgan Elementary School
Morgan Elementary School, located at 3210 Village Point Drive in Clemmons, will be providing free lunch and dinners on Monday and Thursdays for anyone ages 0-18 years old.  Meals can be picked up either between 11:00am -1:00pm and 4:30 - 6:30pm. On Mondays you will receive food for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday; on Thursdays you will receive food for the rest of the week, through Sunday. Pickup is behind the cafeteria. Upon arrival,  ask for the appropriate number of meals for your family. No questions asked; no paper work is required. One adult can pick up for their entire family. This is the only site that serves the Clemmons and Lewisville area.

Free Meals Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
During the school year, meals will only be for WS/FCS students and they are only free for those who’ve applied and been approved for Free and Reduced Lunch. Families will be notified by the Child Nutrition office about the status of their applications. WS/FCS will be serving Take-Home meals from 39 school locations across the county as well as more than 100 mobile delivery sites. Meal pick up days will be Monday’s and Thursday’s and students will receive both breakfast and lunch for multiple days. Information about school pick-up locations, how to apply for free meals, mobile delivery sites and schedules posted on the WS/FCS website on the Child Nutrition department page linked above.

Locating Service
Text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877.

Food Pantry and Supplemental Groceries

Clemmons Food Pantry
Tuesdays, 4-6pm; Thursdays, 3:30 – 5pm, 6 – 7:30pm; Saturdays, 9 – 11am
2585 Old Glory Road, Suite 109 | Contact: 336.331.3432
New procedures are in place where clients are asked to remain in their cars and a volunteer will assist.

Lewisville Community Assistance Program in partnership with Lewisville United Methodist Church
6920 Shallowford Road, Lewisville
Food pantry and supplies for Lewisville residents only. If you are a Lewisville resident with job loss due to illness or injury contact the church office at 336.945.3203.

Health Insurance

If you have recently lost or can no longer afford your health insurance, or even if you are trying to purchase health insurance for the first time, you have options to make sure that you and your family have access to care. View this informational flyer.

Medical Providers

Public Wi-Fi Access

In an effort to help service residents, many communities and vendors around NC are offering wi-fi access locations for public use. Use this interactive map to find public access near you.

Small Businesses

Clemmons-Lewisville Chamber of Commerce Resource Guide
The Lewisville-Clemmons Chamber of Commerce has provided useful resources to help businesses and their teams.

Unemployment Assistance

The fastest and most efficient way to file for Unemployment Insurance in North Carolina is online.

Are you an employer? Here's some helpful information.

Utilities

Volunteering

Volunteering and donating items is still allowed under the shelter-in-place mandate. Organization and agency policies may vary. Learn more from HandsOn Northwest North Carolina about select agencies and projects responding to basic needs during COVID-19.

North Carolina Volunteerism Commission continues to update volunteer opportunities statewide.


Respiratory Assessment Clinics and COVID-19 Testing Locations

General Information

211  Information
Call 2-1-1 or visit http://211.org/

Forsyth County COVID-19 Hotline
336-582-0800, to answer the public's questions about the virus. The Public Health Department can be reached at 336-703-3100.

North Carolina Department of Health

  • Latest state updates, including executive order information, is available here.
  • Public health assistance options through the state are available here.

NCCARE360
Connect with NCCARE360 for help navigating services like health, housing, employment, and transportation.

Immediate Job Openings
View a list of immediate job openings, statewide, from the The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC).

Childcare

Statewide Childcare Hotline
Essential and critical workers who need childcare can call 1-888-600-1685 to receive information about local options for children from infants through age 12. The hotline is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

E-Learning Support and Childcare Facilities in Winston-Salem

Counseling

CareNet Counseling
Contact: Barbara Saulpaugh, bsaulpau@wakehealth.edu
CareNet is available for mental health counseling (including depression and anxiety) for children and adults via telehealth - by phone and WebEx.

Daymark Crisis Line
1.866.275.9552 (available 24/7)
Contact for emergency mental health needs or support with severe and persistent mental health challenges such as psychosis.

Suicide Prevention Hotline
1.800.273.8255

Emergency Assistance

HOPE: Housing Opportunities + Prevention of Evictions
The Housing Opportunities and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program is a new statewide initiative that may provide rent and utility assistance to eligible low- and moderate-income renters experiencing financial hardship due to the economic effects of COVID-19. The new program will help prevent evictions and utility disconnections in order to promote housing stability during the ongoing pandemic. HOPE is an initiative of the NC Office of Recovery and Resiliency, a division of the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Crisis Control
Monday - Friday, 9am - 4pm (Winston-Salem office); 9am - 12pm (Kernersville office)
If you need immediate assistance with finances, pharmacy, or supplemental grocery, please call the following numbers: 336.724.7453; 336.722.0425; 336.201.5596. Please do not leave a voicemail. If your call is not answered,  try the next number. The lobby is not open for visitors or requests.

Feeding Sites

Free Meals Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
Free meals are available beginning Monday, June 15 at school sites on Mondays and Thursdays. On Monday families will get meals for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, On Thursdays families will get meals for Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Parents may pick up meals without their children being present. Parents are asked to provide a name or student ID number so that schools can track  meal counts.

Locating Service
Text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877.

Health Insurance

If you have recently lost or can no longer afford your health insurance, or even if you are trying to purchase health insurance for the first time, you have options to make sure that you and your family have access to care. View this informational flyer.

Medical Providers

Public Wi-Fi Access

In an effort to help service residents, many communities and vendors around NC are offering wi-fi access locations for public use. Use this interactive map to find public access near you.

Unemployment Assistance

The fastest and most efficient way to file for Unemployment Insurance in North Carolina is online.

Are you an employer? Here's some helpful information.

Utilities

Volunteering

Volunteering and donating items is still allowed under the shelter-in-place mandate. Organization and agency policies may vary. Learn more from HandsOn Northwest North Carolina about select agencies and projects responding to basic needs during COVID-19.

North Carolina Volunteerism Commission continues to update volunteer opportunities statewide.


Respiratory Assessment Clinics and COVID-19 Testing Locations

General Information

211  Information
Call 2-1-1 or visit http://211.org/

Forsyth County COVID-19 Hotline
336-582-0800, to answer the public's questions about the virus. The Public Health Department can be reached at 336-703-3100.

North Carolina Department of Health

  • Latest state updates, including executive order information, is available here.
  • Public health assistance options through the state are available here.

NCCARE360
Connect with NCCARE360 for help navigating services like health, housing, employment, and transportation.

Food Nutrition Benefits

  • EBT Benefits have been expanded. For more information call 888.622.7328 or visit ebtedge.com.
  • North Carolina has been approved for the new Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) program. No application necessary. Families already receiving Food and Nutrition Services benefits will receive an additional benefit on their existing EBT card.

Immediate Job Openings
View a list of immediate job openings, statewide, from the The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC).

Childcare

Statewide Childcare Hotline
Essential and critical workers who need childcare can call 1-888-600-1685 to receive information about local options for children from infants through age 12. The hotline is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Community Resource Guide

North Carolina Division of Workforce Solutions has compiled a community resource assistance guide for Yadkin County. View it here. It includes information related to childcare, food, legal aid, and employment.

Counseling

CareNet Counseling
Contact: Barbara Saulpaugh, bsaulpau@wakehealth.edu
CareNet is available for mental health counseling (including depression and anxiety) for children and adults via telehealth - by phone and WebEx.

Daymark Crisis Line
1.866.275.9552 (available 24/7)
Contact for emergency mental health needs or support with severe and persistent mental health challenges such as psychosis.

Suicide Prevention Hotline
1.800.273.8255

Emergency Assistance

HOPE: Housing Opportunities + Prevention of Evictions
The Housing Opportunities and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program is a new statewide initiative that may provide rent and utility assistance to eligible low- and moderate-income renters experiencing financial hardship due to the economic effects of COVID-19. The new program will help prevent evictions and utility disconnections in order to promote housing stability during the ongoing pandemic. HOPE is an initiative of the NC Office of Recovery and Resiliency, a division of the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Feeding Sites

Text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877.

Food Pantry and Supplemental Groceries

Yadkin Christian Ministries
Yadkinville: 117 Woodlyn Drive | Contact: 336.677.3080
East Bend: 118 E NC 67 Hwy Bypass | Contact: 336.699.4544
YCM is open on a normal operating schedule at both ministry centers. See website for hours of operation.

Health Insurance

If you have recently lost or can no longer afford your health insurance, or even if you are trying to purchase health insurance for the first time, you have options to make sure that you and your family have access to care. View this informational flyer.

Medical Providers

Public Wi-Fi Access

In an effort to help service residents, many communities and vendors around NC are offering wi-fi access locations for public use. Use this interactive map to find public access near you.

Unemployment Assistance

The fastest and most efficient way to file for Unemployment Insurance in North Carolina is online.

Are you an employer? Here's some helpful information.

For assistance with finding temporary work or applying for unemployment insurance, contact NCWorks at 336.786.4169.

Utilities

Volunteering

Volunteering and donating items is still allowed under the shelter-in-place mandate. Organization and agency policies may vary. Learn more from HandsOn Northwest North Carolina about select agencies and projects responding to basic needs during COVID-19.

North Carolina Volunteerism Commission continues to update volunteer opportunities statewide.


Nonprofit Response Fund Grants

The COVID-19 Response Funds for Clemmons-Lewisville and Yadkin County were established to provide flexible and emergency response resources for nonprofit organizations serving residents impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The funds will work to complement rather than duplicate the distribution of any State and Federal resources.

Learn More

Workplace Restart Initiative

To help prepare local businesses to re-open with the appropriate precautions, the Piedmont Triad Regional Workforce Development Board has developed a two-module training program. Businesses participating in the Workplace Restart initiative will receive COVID-19 specific safety training and up to 2 protective face masks for each employee, subject to availability. Modules will address workplace readiness and employee readiness. Each business should complete one registration form using the link above and indicate the total number of employees in need of training and protective face masks.

Small Business Relief Grant Program

Greater Winston-Salem, Inc and the Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership are providing direct grants to assist in the recovery of the COVID-19 pandemic. Grants of up to $2,500 will be available for businesses with 1-3 employees, and grants up to $5,000 will be available for businesses with 4 or more employees. Click here to learn more.

North Carolina Center for Nonprofits

View this resource to help you take steps to safeguard your employees, operations, and communities.

Other Resources