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/

VOAD: Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

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Brunswick County Voluntary 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.

Partner Organizations to Assist with Unmet and Construction Needs

Case Management

Organizations assisting with unmet needs such as food, diapers, bill assistance, etc.
Brunswick Family Assistance (BFA)
910-754-4766
Hope 4 NC910-444-9475
Brunswick Senior Resources, Inc. (BSRI)910-754-6297
Catholic Charities910-251-8130
Endeavors910-546-7957
Brunswick Housing Opportunities (BHO)910-253-0699
Brunswick County Department of Social Services910-253-2072

Construction: Tarps/Muck/Debris Removal

Baptist on Mission (NC Baptist Men) Brunswick Baptist Association910-754-7979
NC Conference United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)984-365-9084
Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry (WARM)910-399-7563
Brunswick Housing Opportunities (BHO)910-253-0699

Construction: Furniture

Brunswick County Habitat for Humanity910-454-0007

Requests for Cleanup Assistance

Individuals who need trees or debris removed, tarps and/or mucking and cleaning of homes should FIRST take pictures of what they need and then call the toll free number for FREE assistance. Volunteer organizations are standing by to provide cleanup assistance.
Crisis Cleanup Assistance844-965-1386

Interested in Volunteering?

Thank you for your interest in assisting Brunswick County.  Please reach out to the above agency/agencies of your choice to learn of their volunteer opportunities.

*Brunswick County Department of Social Services does not currently have volunteer opportunities.

Other Resources

Click the links below to visit these websites that offer disaster assistance.

Legal Aid of North Carolina Disaster Relief

  • Toll-free helpline: 1 (866) 219-5262
  • Help for seniors (60+): 1 (877) 579-7562
  • Health insurance navigators: 1 (855) 733-3711
Disaster Relief Services
  • Avoiding scams and fraud
  • Disaster Unemployment Assistance
  • Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
  • FEMA benefits
  • Insurance claims
  • Lost rent-to-own property
  • ReadyNC cases
  • Replacing government benefits
  • Replacing lost documents
  • Rights of homeowners
  • Rights of tenants
  • Utility assistance
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Contact

3325 OLD OCEAN HIGHWAY
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(910) 253-5383
emergency.services@brunswickcountync.gov
open mon-fri:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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