Helpful web links, numbers for information during COVID-19 pandemic


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(WSPA) – As the coronavirus pandemic continues, many people have reached out about who to contact for more information on things such as filing for unemployment, business resources, free school meal information, as well as questions regarding Gov. Henry McMaster’s executive orders.

Below you’ll find a list we’ve compiled of helpful contact information:

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

South Carolina Emergency Management Division

Economic Impact payments

Unemployment information

Prisma Health Virtual Visit

Business resources including non-essential closure list, clarification, and small business loan information

School closure, e-learning, and free school meal information

South Carolina Department of Revenue

How to report price gouging in SC

Professional licensure and regulation updates

COVID-19 Resources specific to senior citizens

Governor McMaster’s Executive Orders

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Georgia Department of Public Health

Coronavirus information from The White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and FEMA

Duke Energy COVID-19 Updates

Drug and alcohol abuse information, including online recovery resources

National Suicide Hotline

Coronavirus on our website, WSPA.COM

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