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Elders & Kids Phone Storytelling

Connect elders and kids via phone or video to enjoy a book or storytelling at the same time each week. Family or community.

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The Flatten the Curve graph and messaging, as well as calculations about projections and limited hospital beds sold me on staying home. 

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

In what ways did you change your behaviors as a result of this resource?

At first, canceled everything except meeting with a few neighbors.  By next day, when my husband had a cough- we got very strict and stayed home (an regretted meeting with people previous night). 

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Phone.  Some information facebook. 

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • Local Government
  • National Government
  • News: Digital
  • News: Radio
  • WHO (World Health Organization)
  • SMS Alerts

What information do you feel you are missing about COVID-19?

National news not as strong as the other sources.  They are way behind in the actions they are requesting. And they stand in a close group advocating social distancing instead of modeling through action. 

What populations or personas are not currently being addressed with today’s COVID-19 information?

Undocumented. Wage workers. Freelance workers in gig economy. 

What is your current profession?

Consultant (leading events that all are canceled).

In what city are you located?

Santa Rosa

In what country are you located?

Sonoma County


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