COVID-19 Resources

Activities at home
 

Recipes based off of ingredients that you have: 

https://www.supercook.com/?fbclid=IwAR3OlKZiuib0488Oc8yv-76KihvG-CUmjff5muFC0MCn8gIqx6Yd0q7K-A0#/recipes

 

Virtual tours of national parks: 

https://www.insider.com/national-parks-america-virtual-tours-3d-visit-2020-3#channel-a-tropical-mood-by-exploring-dry-tortugas-national-park-located-on-islands-off-the-coast-of-florida-12

 

Free coloring books from 113 museums: 

http://www.openculture.com/2019/02/download-free-coloring-books-from-113-museums.html?fbclid=IwAR0QS8cWCXcGNo7BJD2FrmDPwWXYFj_5JckiukaiHoewXHe0AkfAjeTVHpo

 

Education companies offering free subscriptions during school closings:

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions/?fbclid=IwAR1iKVfFrIuzSxJeZvVQc3GKedn1LvVpI2MtaCbigiM5zWHZlXchkkcLKkE

 

Released for free because of Coronavirus:

https://slate.com/culture/2020/03/coronavirus-free-scholastic-met-opera-pbs-ken-burns-baseball-frozen-skywalker-disney-discwoman-dropkick-murphys.html?via=rss_socialflow_facebook&fbclid=IwAR0fqfiwcqq2nCKmuJlRwojGE2hzG-rIbYlVGLVK3SM-_Ps_xyVdO2RJFvs

 

15 Broadway plays and musicals you can watch from home: 

https://www.playbill.com/article/15-broadway-plays-and-musicals-you-can-watch-on-stage-from-home?fbclid=IwAR3Vbm2F-yWr8wvUf9IhzRHylEA9XGbcKIda0WifxYRFPsP62KRNmRs0S5g

 

Free online courses, audiobooks, ebooks, etc…

http://www.openculture.com/2020/03/use-your-time-in-isolation-to-learn-everything-youve-always-wanted-to.html?fbclid=IwAR1O0yol2ymxIeAsx0PTXr-zWmOmWFhM-q9UVV1hCR8iM95mKB0wfDKIMrg

 

Free catalog of indigenous films online: 

https://www.cbc.ca/arts/there-s-a-massive-free-catalogue-of-indigenous-films-online-and-we-have-6-picks-to-get-you-started-1.4623884?fbclid=IwAR3YZFi80-HW7YuaRxC1oPK3vvkNvK0K_4WqJ6SxXMNo6JBwv8oSSQfV6wU

 

Wildlife and nature webcams:

https://therevelator.org/covid-19-wildlife-livecams/?fbclid=IwAR0YoOu-Sf2M0TJQW260EScX2yrEe5t-GCFPrkDYtmI9_FE74UnCF0I0Ie8

 

Visit museums from home: 

https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/tour-2500-world-famous-museums-from-comfort-your-own-sofa/?fbclid=IwAR2OUw6nCvPl-tbepuvyPqJdbdFsEo-OOzdQxI9lX2lMGxAxJ44CDQAiqMY

 

Download books from New York Public Library

https://www.timeout.com/newyork/news/you-can-now-download-over-300-000-books-from-the-nypl-for-free-031820

 

Live Streams from Monterey Bay Aquarium

https://laughingsquid.com/live-video-streams-from-monterey-bay-aquarium/?fbclid=IwAR1Z5UVkLHnFSPhf4Z5gTFc6b4bKGT3ZZe9UPlnR33-QHAUfJ31kMy3KrOI

 

Bay Area Streamed Events:

https://datebook.sfchronicle.com/entertainment/bay-area-coronavirus-shutdown-what-events-are-being-live-streamed-during-shelter-in-place-order?fbclid=IwAR1dYvEJo38uYD77-1481jDibG-o4UozZkm7mIkWHlCVCvfBWfWJN00hjEs

 

Other virtual tours:

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/03/9576127/free-virtual-tours-online

 

450 Ivy League Courses for free:

https://www.freecodecamp.org/news/ivy-league-free-online-courses-a0d7ae675869/

 

Metropolitan Opera streaming:

https://operawire.com/metropolitan-opera-to-offer-up-nightly-met-opera-streams/?fbclid=IwAR2kZipYI4sKpUjTdRMASrqpE3BjY1dCZDqaQHnZTfSi0MyXMjQp0i_dBzM

 

NASA Media Library

https://www.diyphotography.net/nasa-makes-entire-media-library-publicly-accessible-copyright-free/

 

“Dancing Alone Together” dance classes, prompts, and performances online

https://www.dancingalonetogether.org/

 

7 ways to watch Netflix with far away friends:

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/watch-netflix-with-friends-far-away/

 

Board Games online

https://en.boardgamearena.com/

 

Virtual performances:

https://www.kqed.org/arts/13876941/a-list-of-live-virtual-concerts-to-watch-during-the-coronavirus-shutdown

 

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Fundraising and emergency funds

 

United States Bartender’s Guild National Charity Foundation:

https://www.usbgfoundation.org/covid-19-response

 

Children of Restaurant Employees:

https://coregives.org/

 

Southern Smoke – crisis relief for people in food and beverage industry:

https://southernsmoke.org/

 

The Giving Kitchen – resources for those working in food service

https://thegivingkitchen.org/

 

California Restaurant Foundation resources

https://calrestfoundation.org/restaurantscare/

 

Bay Area Safety Net Fund for artists

https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NzY4NjU=

 

Freelance artist resources:

https://covid19freelanceartistresource.wordpress.com/

 

Emergency Funds for freelancers:

https://www.kqed.org/arts/13876893/emergency-funds-for-freelancers-creatives-losing-income-during-coronavirus

 

Support for sex workers and allies:

https://bayareaworkerssupport.org/covid19

 

Free headspace plus to US healthcare professionals through 2020

https://www.headspace.com/health-covid-19

 

Remote jobs hiring:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1M-8J7z605dcPhUjYfyiKVxuci0e4AWsDLo_tvs19C5M/edit

 

Student Loan Interest Waiver

https://navient.com/COVID-19

 

UNITE HERE! Local 2850 is the East and North Bay’s Union for hotel, foodservice, and gaming workers!

https://www.unitehere2850.org/

 

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Mental Health Resources 

 

Care for your Coronavirus Anxiety: 

https://www.virusanxiety.com/?utm_medium=BroadcastMainApp&utm_source=Shine

 

Calm – meditations and mindfulness practice

https://www.calm.com/blog/take-a-deep-breath?utm_campaign=difficult_times_nonsubs_031720&utm_medium=email&utm_source=lifecycle

 

Grounding/meditation resources:

https://www.radiantwholenesshealing.com/emotional-hygiene/

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness information and resources during COVID-19 outbreak

https://www.nami.org/getattachment/Press-Media/Press-Releases/2020/COVID-19-and-Mental-Illness-NAMI-Releases-Importan/COVID-19-Updated-Guide-1.pdf?lang=en-US

 

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention “Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty”:

https://afsp.org/taking-care-of-your-mental-health-in-the-face-of-uncertainty/

 

Crisis text line:

https://www.crisistextline.org/

 

Trans lifeline:

https://www.translifeline.org/blog/post/trans-community-and-covid

 

MHASF Warmline – for low-threshold mental health services 

https://www.mentalhealthsf.org/peer-run-warmline/

 

Woman Inc.

https://womaninc.wordpress.com/2020/03/20/staying-safer-supporting-survivors-during-covid-19/

 

Online AA meetings

https://www.onlinegroupaa.org/

 

Online AA meetings (2)

http://aa-intergroup.org/directory.php

 

Online AA meetings (3)

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1a71ccw7ihaWelksKwOp4AzAkYlVqSoKiN6Gsm38bKMU/preview?pru=AAABcR1uI2g*ZOCa2K-J7WlcfiLAMP0CyA

 

World Health Organization tips to cope with stress

https://mcusercontent.com/119113f40fc17e9d190d2d218/images/44474380-4fd7-486e-baa8-86ffa952691d.png

 

Drug Addiction Hotlines:

http://drughelpline.org/drug-addiction-hotline/

 

Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

 

Alameda County Crisis Response program:

https://www.crisissupport.org/get-help-now/alameda-county-crisis-referrals/#Crisis%20Response%20Program

 

Alameda County Crisis Referrals:

https://www.crisissupport.org/get-help-now/alameda-county-crisis-referrals/#MobileCrisisUnit

 

Futures Without Violence DV Resources:

https://www.futureswithoutviolence.org/get-updates-information-covid-19/

 

Bay Area COVID updates:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1R9y8KLbU-oZTJheoqobmqg6TJxkwSjTkJvm6WywHURk/preview?fbclid=IwAR1DJLgvg0yMyEMtt83S23nscgvXBID9qr7L5IK27djuSq-Ib3MZBhsUnKg

 

City of Oakland resources:

https://www.oaklandca.gov/topics/oakland-business-assistance-center

 

“Collective Care is our best weapon” – ideas for isolation

https://medium.com/@kittystryker/collective-care-is-our-best-weapon-against-covid-19-851e29568656

 

Internet Based Therapy

https://kspope.com/telepsychology.php

 

SAMHSA Taking Care of your Mental Health

https://store.samhsa.gov/system/files/sma14-4894.pdf

 

Sidewalk Talk Listening Online

https://www.sidewalk-talk.org/onlinelistening.html

 

Coronavirus Online Therapy

https://www.coronavirusonlinetherapy.com/

 

Affordable Counseling

https://openpathcollective.org/

 

Eating Disorder Treatment

https://centerfordiscovery.com/

 

Discovery Mood and Anxiety Program

https://discoverymood.com/

 

Trans needle exchange:

https://transneedles.org/

 

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Food Delivery

 

Oakland CSA

https://phatbeetsproduce.org/

 

Farm Fresh to you

https://www.farmfreshtoyou.com/offer?gclid=CjwKCAjwsMzzBRACEiwAx4lLG5N1dXpFA_dlT4ynOZCqk-2w1J2vaLOs4tWxO04dIG-OAUe9WP43ghoC-MgQAvD_BwE

 

County Line Harvest

https://countylineharvest.com/S-O-S-CSA-Box-Original-$25-p180467516?~~mode=product&~~id=180467516

 

Real Good Fish

https://www.realgoodfish.com/

 

Edible East Bay CSA Guide

https://edibleeastbay.com/csa-guide/

 

HelloFresh

https://www.hellofresh.com/plans/?c=HS-IORY8N4VO&utm_source=raf-share&utm_campaign=share-other&utm_medium=app&utm_content=iOS&utm_version=c1

 

Sunbasket

https://sunbasket.com/

 

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Domestic Violence Resources

 

Women Inc. List

https://womaninc.wordpress.com/2020/03/20/staying-safer-supporting-survivors-during-covid-19

 

RAINN Sexual Assault Hotline Resources

https://twitter.com/RAINN/status/1243232133541507072

 

Futures without violence

https://www.futureswithoutviolence.org/get-updates-information-covid-19

 

KQED piece on dealing with DV when sheltering in place

https://www.kqed.org/news/11807639/how-to-shelter-in-place-if-you-live-with-domestic-abuse