Below is a listing of information and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic organized by 1) Health Information Resources; 2) Information for Arts Organizations and Freelance Artists; 3) Resources for Working, Teaching, and Learning Remotely; 4) Social Justice; and 5) Arts Advocacy. Each resource listing has some additional notations about topics that are available on that particular website. This page will be updated on a regular basis as more information becomes available. Please email additional info and resources to Rosemary Johnson.

COVID-19 Health Information Resources

World Health Organization (WHO)

  • Basic Protective Measures Against the New Coronavirus
  • Myth Busters
  • When and How to Use Masks
  • Videos

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  • How to Protect Yourself
  • If You Think You Are Sick
  • What You Need to Know: Symptoms, Older Adults and Medical Conditions, Prepare Your Family
  • Resources for the Community: Travel, Schools and Childcare, Businesses and Employers, Community and Faith-Based Organizations
  • Statistics and Latest Updates

Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH)

  • For Healthcare Providers
  • If You Suspect You Have COVID-19
  • Situation Summary (current statistics county by county)
  • Resources from the ADPH
  • Resources and Updates from the CDC
  • Resources from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  • List of Local Health Departments

COVID-19 Information For Arts Organizations & Freelance Artists

Dance/USA

New England Foundation for the Arts

  • Public Health Resources
  • Arts and Culture Organizations
    o Webinars & videos on preparing your organization or event
    o Emergency Resources
    o Small Business Assistance

National Endowment for the Arts

  • National Endowment for the Arts FAQs and Information for Applicants and Grantees in response to COVID-19

ArtsReady

  • Information During the Impact of the Coronavirus
  • The Economic and Legal Impact of COVID-19 on the Arts Sector
  • Webinars & Guides for Organizations and Artists
  • Information and Emergency Funding for Artists
  • Communications Plans

National Coalition For Arts’ Preparedness & Emergency Response (NCAPER)

  • Resources for Organizations
  • Resources for Artists

Event Safety Alliance

Americans for the Arts

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource and Response Center
  • Take the Impact Survey
  • View real-time survey results on the Impact Survey Dashboard
  • WEBINAR: Arts and Culture Sector and the Coronavirus: What We Know and How to Move Forward, March 19 @ 3:00 p.m. Register here.

Grantmakers in the Arts

  • COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and Arts Funding: Update and action items
  • List of resources regarding artist support and Covid-19

Creative Capital

  • List of Arts Resources During the COVID-19 Outbreak

CERF+ The Artists Safety Net

  • What Can You Do to Protect Yourself
  • What Can You Do to Protect Your Career
  • What Can You Do to Protect Your Organization
  • Additional Resources

Freelance Artists

  • General Preparedness Resources
  • Advocacy Alerts
  • Emergency Funding
  • Quantifying Economic Impact Of Canceled Work
  • International Resources (Outside United States)
  • Best Practices For Online Teaching…
  • Online Platforms
  • Health and Mental Health Resources
  • Temporary/Remote Job Opportunities
  • Interrupting Racism Resources

Resources For Working, Teaching, and Learning Remotely

TechSoup

Fractured Atlas

  • How to Transition to a Virtual Workplace Overnight

HowlRound TV

  • Ways of Gathering in the Age of COVID-19
  • Adding a Virtual Component to Your In-Person Event
  • Going Fully Digital
  • Interactivity
  • Getting Started
  • We’re Here to Help!
  • Panel: Artists in a Time of Global Pandemic

OntheBoards.TV

  • Free streaming through the end of April
  • Use the code ARTATHOME20

Digital Theatre+

  • Plays & Productions (includes dance)
  • Practice & Practitioners
  • Theory & Criticism
  • Teaching with DT+

Dance Magazine

  • Staying Connected From Our Living Rooms: What It’s Like Dancing During a Pandemic
  • Take Virtual Class From Your Kitchen With These 6 Ballet Pros
  • How Dancers and Dance Organizations Can Prepare for the Financial Fallout of COVID-19

American Ballet Theatre

  • Repertory Archive
  • Ballet Dictionary
  • ABTKids Guides

PBS Learning Media

  • Appreciation and Analysis of Dance Works
  • Dance Creation, Participation, and Performance
  • Dance Forms
  • Society and History of Dance
  • The Dance Profession
  • Dance and Other Domains
  • PBS Great Performances: Dance

Alabama Dance Exchange

COVID-19 and Social Justice

Asian Americans Advancing Social Justice (AAJC)

  • Asian Americans Advancing Justice Statement on Discrimination and the Coronavirus Epidemic

The Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies

  • There Is An Urgent Need For Government To Address The Rights and Needs of Persons With Disabilities Throughout All Covid-19 Planning and Response

Design Studio for Social Intervention

  • Social Justice in a Time of Social Distancing

COVID-19 and Arts Advocacy

Dance/USA

  • Dance/USA, as a founding member of the Performing Arts Alliance, is running an ongoing campaign to ensure dance is supported in the federal COVID19 Relief Packages.
  • Send letters to Congress

Alabama Association of Nonprofits (AAN)

  • AAN update on Federal Coronavirus Response Bills