Shelter Information


  • The first inland shelter is in Pasquotank County at the Kermit E. White Center on Weeksville Road. (No shelters are located in Dare, Currituck, or Camden)

  • Shelter holds a capacity of 300.

  • When the shelter is opened, a telephone number will be published through various media channels that may be called if transportation is needed.

  • Be prepared to offer assistance to shelter workers if necessary, and stress to all family members their obligation to keep the shelter clean and sanitary.

  • Red Cross Emergency Shelter Only

Kermit E. White Center
1795 Weeksville Rd.
Elizabeth City, NC, 27909

 

What do I bring to the shelter?

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  • Do NOT assume the shelter will have everything you need.

  • Meals will be provided

  • You are responsible to bring personal items such as bedding, toothbrushes, deodorant, special dietary foods, medications, hearing aids (and batteries), dentures, baby supplies, and extra clothing, etc.

  • KEEP IMPORTANT PAPERS WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES! For Example:

    • Driver’s License or other I.D.

    • Insurance Policies

    • Property Inventory

    • Vital Family Papers