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Leveraging existing interest groups to ease loneliness and provide constructive distraction.

Move existing groups (e.g. clubs) online with video conferencing and message boards to continue programs during periods of isolation.

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Just launched message boards for our community of 1200 woodworkers in San Diego:

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

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

Temptation to gather with others was diminished and spirits were lifted from the interaction and the projects spawned from this effort.

Did you share this information with your network?

  • No

In what ways did you share this information?

Calls and video chats.

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • News: Digital
  • Primarily podcasts from traditional trusted news sources: NYT, WSJ, WashPost, etc.

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

How to plan for the duration since the shape of the curve is still unknown.

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

How to maintain good mental health in our new reality.

What is your current profession?


In what city are you located?

San Diego, CA

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