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Virtually Together: Movies, Workouts, Coworking, Conferences, Museums, Parties and More...Online

You don't have to feel alone through "social distancing" when communities are making "distance social."

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This is not an exhaustive list, but I've participated in, or learned about, some of these online activities to stay connected and avoid breaking social distancing:

  • Workouts (yoga classes, plank challenges, etc.)
  • Coworking
  • Conferences
  • Classes (art, etc.)
  • Museum strolls
  • Parties/celebrations
  • Games
  • Movies
  • Singing (there was an online choir!)
  • Etc.

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

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

I've participated in a lot of these activities. It's helped me feel better about not being able to leave my apartment during a pandemic.

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Texts, emails, chats, etc.

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • Local Government
  • National Government
  • News: Digital
  • News: Radio
  • Social Media
  • WHO (World Health Organization)
  • NGO or Non-profit Organization
  • Word of Mouth
  • SMS Alerts
  • Employer

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

I want to know what everyone else has yet to learn: the timeline for recovery of our communities (physically, socially, and financially).

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

Those who are skeptical or apathetic may be able to be distracted to stay inside if they're able to fulfill social needs through remote forums. 

What is your current profession?

Service Design Lead, Nest (R&D) @ Year Up

In what city are you located?

Brooklyn

In what country are you located?

United States

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