Coronavirus Resources for Businesses
Business Planning & Preparation
Guidance for Restaurants and Bars (3/14/2020)
Guidance for Malls and Shopping Centers (3/14/2020)
Business Emergency Response & Management
Other Business Resources
For all general questions, call Business Link North Carolina (BLNC) at 800.228.8443. BLNC staff are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. BLNC staff will connect your business to the appropriate organization for assistance. All inquiries will receive a response from a confidential business counselor within three (3) business days. “Se Habla Español.”
Resources for Employees & Individuals
If you have lost your job or been laid off, file an Unemployment Insurance (UI) claim.
New changes to the state’s unemployment system have occurred due to the current impacts of the COVID-19 coronavirus in North Carolina. COVID-19 specific information is here.