While our natural instinct is usually to protect ourselves in times of stress, the 828 has shown how great it really is. People have continued to find creative and powerful ways to support our local community during these economically and personally uncertain times. Through the efforts of our own community, you can stay home, stay safe, and still support local.
Here are some resources to help stay connected and support our Asheville community:
AVL Today: AVL Today is a consistently reliable resource for all things local in Asheville. Subscribe to their daily newsletter for an eclectic mix of local news, fun trivia and uplifting stories. Check out some of their latest articles:
Ashevegas: This is a trusted site for breaking news in our community, the latest and greatest in entertainment, and a leader in connecting community members to each other through thoughtful social conversations. Follow on Twitter!
Buncombe County: The Buncombe County website is working hard to keep our community up-to-date on the latest news, laws and safety measures being taken to protect our citizen. Follow their site for important ongoing updates.
Asheville Strong: #AshevilleStrong is a movement to support one another through locally-minded actions all of us can all take during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Follow their Facebook and Instagram pages for powerful ways to support small businesses.
Greenways and Walking paths
Asheville Greenways: While National and Public parks are closed to help contain the COVID-19 pandemic, walking paths and greenways are still open. If you are going to spend some time on these paths, please make sure you are still adhering to a 6ft social distance from other community members!
Sona Pharmacy services for Asheville
Delivery: As always, all of our pharmacies offer free prescription delivery. We strongly encourage our high-risk community members to stay inside and utilize this service.
Drive-thru: For those feeling well and healthy enough to leave the house for essentials, our pharmacy drive-thru is an option. Our staff can shop the retail pharmacy for any additional items you may need!
Rx Local App: For existing customers, you can download our app to request refills, text with a pharmacist, and set medication reminders! Read the download instructions here.
Medication Assistance Services: the Sona Access program is our high touch program for patients, helping them to be independent or working with caregivers to provide support and guidance. We provide monthly care calls, medication synchronization, free delivery and 24/7 access to a pharmacist. If this is something you or a loved one would benefit from being a part of, call our pharmacy and ask for information about the Access program!