DAILY LIVING RESOURCES

Daily Living During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Cognitive Health Tips

 

Source: Nature 

Source: World Health Organization

Source: CDC

Source: Prevention Magazine

Source: Psychology Today

Source: Alzheimer's Association

 

Financial Resources 

 
 

Dealing with Zoom Fatigue

Source: Psychology Today

Health Precautions

Sources: CDC, WHO, State & city health agencies

Date of Recommendations: April 2

Relevant Areas: All U.S. and other cities with a COVID19 risk 

  • Stay home whenever possible 

  • Wear a mask when in public. Please note that medical grade masks are being reserved for those at high risk, e.g., medical professionals, those with pre-existing conditions. To make a cloth mask, see tips here (PDF).

  • Limit movement in the community

  • Stay a safe distance from others (at least 6 ft away)

  • Limit visitors 

  • Wash hands often with soap for at least 20 seconds

  • Avoid touching your face

  • Call and/or register online with your health care provider’s office or testing center in advance of a visit

 
 
 

Activities & Resources 

Source: Public, curated by team 

Broadway musical scores by Andrew Lloyd Webber

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Free live-streaming of Broadway classics on Fridays

Prodigy

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Math taught in games

Dance - Mark Morris Group

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Dance performances and Zoom classes (ballet, modern, jazz, pilates)

Learn to code for children

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Free programming lessons for children

Learning to code

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Free basic coding lessons

Viewbug (Photography)

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Photography

Watch Operas and Plays

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This website allows for people to watch plays and operas for free.

Overdrive

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Listening to Audiobooks from the Library

 

Source: Public

Purpose: 5 minute breaks from stress, news, worry, video conferencing, etc.

What the World Needs Now - Virtual Orchestra

 

Credits: Shelbie Rassler, Berklee School of Music students

Monterey Bay Aquarium Webcams

 

Sea Nettle Jelly Fish Cam

Others: Live-Cams

Oddest Friendships Between Animals

Credits: Real Wild and wildlife biologist Liz Bonnin 

Notes: 1 hr for full video

The Invisible Glow

of Flowers

 

Photographer: Craig Burrows

Author: Austa Somvichian-Clausen

Credits: National Geographic

Cell Artwork

Pairing of Art & Science

Artist: Nancy C. Qutub

Credits: Cellartworkbyncq

 

Do you have activities you'd recommend during 'shelter-in-place' rules and other restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic? 

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