Public Notice

Public Notice

Volunteer resources and contacts to help post-Hurricane Dorian

09.07.2019

BOLIVIA, N.C. – Brunswick County Emergency Services coordinates offers for donations and volunteer assistance with the Brunswick County Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD).

Questions about who to contact for help, how to volunteer or how to donate items? Contact Emergency Services Volunteer and Nonprofit Coordinator Leslie Stanley for direction to the appropriate VOAD agency or county department based on your needs.

A list of VOAD partner organizations that may be able to assist residents with unmet and construction needs post-Hurricane Dorian is available at https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/voad/

Based on the level of impact to Brunswick County, VOAD anticipates that its available resources are enough to serve the areas affected by Hurricane Dorian. VOAD is thankful to everyone who has reached out to offer help.

Follow updates at https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/dorian/

Brunswick County Veterans Services Tour Events Cancelled Due to Hurricane Florence

09.10.2018

In light of forecasts for Hurricane Florence, the Brunswick County Veterans Services Tour events have all been cancelled.

The events were planned to offer veterans their loved ones information about services and resources available to them beginning Friday, Sept. 14. In light of potential weather forecasts, Brunswick County Officials have cancelled the events.

Veterans in need of assistance with applying for benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs can contact Brunswick County Veterans Services at 910-253-2233.

Brunswick County is monitoring Hurricane Florence, and encourages all citizens to continue taking steps to prepare and plan, including checking supplies of non-perishable food, water and prescription medicines, signing up for emergency alerts, and reviewing evacuation plans. For more information about preparing for Hurricane Florence, visit www.brunswickcountync.gov.