Brunswick County is urging individuals to visit our website and to call or email county departments for assistance first before visiting county offices. The County now requires appointments for in-person visits.

Not sure who to contact? Call our main line and we can help direct your calls.

  • Main County Contact Information: 910.253.2000 / 800.442.7033

Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office is available to you 24/7. We remain on duty, protecting and serving you and your families. Never hesitate to call on us if you need us. If you have questions about the stay-at-home order, we will do our best to answer them. You may email us directly at For questions related to the Coronavirus, continue to use the County Hotline at 910-253-2339 or  Sheriff John W. Ingram V – Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office

Local and State Public Health Call Lines

Brunswick County Public Health Call Line

The County is operating a joint information center with a Public Health Call Line and email to answer residents’ coronavirus questions (available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.). More information is also available on our website at

Individuals who have questions afterhours are encouraged to use the North Carolina 2-1-1 program or call the North Carolina Public Health Call Line, which has public health professionals available 24 hours a day every day to answer questions.

NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)

  • 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


To receive regular updates and/or breaking news, please sign-up below:
Town of Sunset Beach
Brunswick County
North Carolina 2-1-1 Program
  • Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211
NC Department of Health and Human Services

Emergency Alert Notifications (phone calls, text, and/or emails)

Hope4NC Helpline is a new mental health resource to support North Carolinians throughout the COVID-19 crisis. Call 1-855-587-3463 for support 24/7.

MCLEOD TELEHEALTH – For the safety and support of our community, McLeod Health is now offering FREE virtual screenings for the Coronavirus in South Carolina through McLeod TeleHealth. Connect with a trained medical professional for symptoms like fever, sore throat, cough, or shortness of breath through video anytime from anywhere using a computer. smartphone or tablet. To access this free service, sign up online at or download the McLeod TeleHealth app from App Store or Google Play, and enter code COVID19.

Updates from BC Partners in Response to Coronavirus

Brunswick County Schools
Brunswick County Courthouse

In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Courthouse hours have been reduced to 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. beginning Monday, April 6.

The Courthouse urges you to visit their website at or call 810-253-3900 prior to visiting as most business can be handled over the phone or by mail.

Brunswick Community College
Novant Health
  • Online coronavirus assessment tool found at
  • 24/7 helpline for patients are experiencing symptoms and have questions on how to best seek care: 877-499-1697 or 877-9NOVANT
Dosher Memorial Hospital


For media inquiries, contact the Public Information Officer at 910.253.2995 or email