COVID-19 “Potpourri”


HUMOR: this webpage has LOTS of material…

CONSIDER WATCHING/READING: this webpage contains links to LOADS of good material, mostly shared by friends/family/newsletters, not always COVID-related (sometimes quite humorous, like Carpool Karaoke)

VOX Shelter @ Home thoughts – games, supplies and more!

Micro-droplets in the air – keep on the masks, open windows, circulate air!

COVID-19 “Watch (and wash!) Your Hands from NYC doc

Singing and COVID-19



MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES – webpage with links to NAMI and other resources

Food distribution for at-risk children in Ohio can be found on the Cincinnati Public School website:

There are online AA and NA resources when groups can’t meet in person. Most people actively in recovery have specific mentors they can reach out to as well. 

From Council on Aging:  Resources for seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic

We’ve published a number of resources on our website for those who may not be able to access food and supplies through normal means during this time, or who may need help dealing with being isolated at home:

Opportunities to volunteer

  • Leave poetry feedback on the Free Minds Book Club & Writing Workshop for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated youths and adults:…/give-poetry-feedback
  • Volunteer to help people who are blind or visually impaired:
  • Help record audio books for books and materials created prior to 1923:
  • Become a volunteer listener:…/become-a-volunteer-listener.php
  • Volunteer with the Zooniverse doing scientific research online:
  • Translate documents for the Smithsonian:
  • Help the National Park Service test their web applications:

Do your part to help “Flatten the Curve” & make a difference in slowing the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Contact Numbers

  • Mercy Health 24/7 hotline dedicated to questions about COVID-19 at 888-700-9011.
  • Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline at 833-427-5634
  • Southwest Ohio Public Health Infectious Disease Call Center at 877-774-4636 (for health professionals, links through poison control to applicate local health department on call).

Visit for additional information and click HERE for the latest COVID-19 numbers in Hamilton County (updated 2 PM daily). 

Full OH Stay At Home Order is HERE


Shorter link for future use is

COVID-19 graphics from The Spinoff