If I am deaf or have special medical needs, do I go to a regular public shelter?

Persons with impairments, who are self-sufficient and capable of performing activities of daily living without assistance, would go to a general public shelter.

Those with special needs that would require assistance with medical care or personal care, would be sheltered in a Special Needs Shelter. Information on Special Needs Shelters will be made available to the media or you may contact the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) for inquiries by calling is 336-759-3924.

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1. I have some old paint, paint thinner and motor oil to dispose of, where can I take it?
2. I have some building materials containing asbestos, where can I dispose of it?
3. Sewage is running across my neighbor's backyard and over into my yard, what should I do?
4. What protective actions should I take in the event of a tornado?
5. What type supplies should I keep on hand for emergency situations?
6. How do I find out if my house is located in a flood zone?
7. If public shelters are opened in Forsyth County for sever weather conditions, how do I find out where they are, when to go and what to take with me?
8. If I am deaf or have special medical needs, do I go to a regular public shelter?
9. What are the Superfund Amendment and Reauthorization Act (SARA) and North Carolina Right to Know reporting requirements for Forsyth County?
10. Who is required to report under the Superfund Amendment and Reauthorization Act (SARA)?
11. When is the deadline for submitting Tier Two Reports?