For up to date, accurate and reliable information:
North Carolina COVID-19 Response Website
Resources, information and assistance from across state government.
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Yancey County Emergency Operations Task Force
Call for information about available community assistance, resources and services during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Yancey County Business Resource Guide
Yancey County Health Department
202 Medical Campus Drive
Burnsville, NC 28714
Phone: (828) 682-6118
Fax: (828) 682-6262
Yancey County Health Department Facebook Page
Espanol: Recursos e Información acerca del COVID-19
3/20/20 Individuals and organizations can now call the Yancey County Emergency Operations Task Force at (828) 682-1891 for information on available community assistance, resources and services during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
CDC INFORMATION ON PREVENTING THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS
How can I help protect myself?
People can help protect themselves from respiratory illness with everyday preventive actions.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.