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June 10, 2020

Caregiver Support During COVID-19

Family caregivers and healthcare professionals have felt the many effects surrounding us all with COVID-19. This virtual caregiver conference will highlight the impact on caregivers and will offer information to help.

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March 25, 2020

ROCKY MOUNT, NC – (March 24, 2020) – The Golden LEAF Foundation announces $15 million in funding to launch a rapid recovery loan program in response to economic losses related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Golden LEAF funding will support the NC COVID-19 Rapid Recovery Lo...

March 19, 2020

Effective 5:00pm on Thursday, March 19, 2020, the Western Piedmont Council of Governments’ (WPCOG) offices will close to the public to follow NC Department of Health and Human Services (NC DHHS) guidance regarding COVID-19 mitigation. The offices will remain closed unt...

March 19, 2020

The Western Piedmont Council of Governments’ Annual Meeting scheduled for April 23, 2020, at the Hickory Metro Convention Center has been postponed to adhere to COVID-19 mitigation recommendations and Governor Roy Cooper’s Executive Order 117 issued on March 14, 2020....

March 18, 2020

The Western Piedmont Council of Governments seeks bid proposals from agencies capable of providing services to residents age 60+ for fiscal years July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2022 through the Home and Community Care Block Grant.

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March 16, 2020

Due to the global outbreak of COVID-19, access to WPCOG office is limited to those who are not experiencing any symptoms or have not been in close contact with those that may be infected. Anyone with a fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat or other signs of respiratory...

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