Public Notice

Public Notice

Brunswick County Coronavirus Update (April 8, 2020)


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Note >> Executive Order No. 121 Goes Into Effect Monday, March 30 at 5 p.m. through Wednesday, April 29

Read >> Frequently Asked Questions About Executive Order No. 121


Key Points

  • As of April 8, there are 29 positive cases of COVID-19, 87 pending test results and 734 confirmed negative test results, totaling 850 tests administered so far. Of the 29 positive cases, 16 are male and 13 are female; 18 are considered recovered cases and one is a death associated to COVID-19.
  • Do not travel or encourage others to travel to and from Brunswick County during Easter weekend or the rest of April to prevent further spread of COVID-19 in our county and state.
  • If you recently traveled to Brunswick County from another country, another state, or even another county in North Carolina, you need to take responsible, proactive measures to quarantine yourself and any fellow travelers now.
  • Brunswick County government offices are closed this Friday to observe Good Friday. Friday trash and recycling collection will take place as usual.
  • See a full list of food resources and programs available to those who need assistance in the full update (contact and/or applications/qualifications might be necessary).
  • Stay at home unless you are visiting an essential service or operation (like visiting the grocery store, pharmacy, medical office, or work), exercising outdoors or helping a family member.
  • Brunswick County requires individuals to contact county departments via phone or email first and to schedule appointments for in-person visits if necessary


Brunswick County Public Health Call Line and Email Information (Available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)


NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)

  • Phone: 1.866.462.3821


North Carolina 2-1-1 Program

  • For COVID-19 questions, dial 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162
  • Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211


The County has information and resources for individuals, businesses and municipalities that need assistance via the follow webpages:


Brunswick County Schools Information/Updates


Patient Portal

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Health Clinics

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Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

The WIC Program is a supplemental nutrition program that provides food, nutrition education, and breastfeeding support to income-eligible women who are pregnant, have recently given birth, are breastfeeding, as well as infants and children up to five years of age.

For more information about the WIC Program, please view the fact sheet.  WIC is an equal opportunity provider.

Nondiscrimination Statement

WIC Office Locations

For your convenience, there are three WIC offices within the county:

Brunswick County Health Services
25 Courthouse Drive NE
Building A
Family Resource Center
1492 Village Road NE
East Gate Plaza
150-9 Holden Beach Road
Office Hours

Monday                                   9:30 am – 6:00 pm      Leland Office

                                                8:30 am – 5:00 pm      Shallotte Office


Tuesday                                   8:30 am – 5:00 pm      Bolivia

                                                8:30 am – 5:00 pm      Leland Office


Wednesday                             8:30 am – 5:00 pm      Bolivia

                                                9:30 am – 5:00 pm      Shallotte Office


Thursday                                 8:30 am – 5:00 pm      Bolivia

                                                8:30 am – 5:00 pm      Shallotte Office


Friday                                      7:30 am – 4:00 pm      Leland Office

                                                7:30 am – 4:00 pm      Shallotte Office

Breastfeeding and WIC

For information on WIC breastfeeding services and supplies, please view the fact sheet.






In October 2017, the Brunswick County WIC program participated in the pilot program for eWIC.  With the success of the pilot program, NC WIC was able to fully transition statewide to an electronic benefit redemption system.  No more paper vouchers!


Adjusted Operations Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Brunswick County now requires individuals to first visit our website for services and to contact county departments via phone or email to see if we can assist you virtually to support social distancing for our residents and team members during the COVID-19 pandemic.

If an in-person visit to a county office is necessary, you will need to schedule an appointment first via the phone and/or email listed below.




(910) 253-2250
(888) 428-4429
open mon-fri:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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