Building Community Check-Ins

Building Community Check-Ins

In our “Building Community Check-ins” series on Facebook Live, we share information about resources and services during the coronavirus pandemic. The sessions are designed to support physical and mental health and — above all — maintain and promote connections in our communities and surrounding neighborhoods as we work to get through the days ahead together.


Episodes 15 & 21 include recipes (see below)

March 27, 2020
Episode 1

News about the coronavirus and how Hope Communities is responding.


April 1, 2020
Episode 2

Resources available to help you survive the virus and its economic impacts.


April 3, 2020
Episode 3

Myths and truths about the virus. Resources to help you get through.

April 6, 2020
Episode 4

Safety precautions during the pandemic, and how to make your own cloth face mask.


April 8, 2020
Episode 5

Technology and other resources to help you keep connected.

April 10, 2020
Episode 6

Maintaining health and wellness during the pandemic.

April 13, 2020
Episode 7

Applying for SNAP benefits and other sources to fight hunger


April 15, 2020
Episode 8

Applying for Unemployment Benefits

April 17, 2020
Episode 9

Using your stay-at-home order to define personal and economic goals


April 20, 2020
Episode 10

Help your kids learn and grow during the stay-at-home order

April 22, 2020
Episode 11

Strategies and resources for your finances during the pandemic


April 24, 2020
Episode 12

Mental and emotional wellness during the pandemic

April 27, 2020
Episode 13

Update on the Stay-at-home order and GOOD NEWS!


April 29, 2020
Episode 14

The Road Forward: Stay-at-Home to Safer-at-Home

May 1, 2020
Episode 15

Taking Care of Family with Healthy Cooking (Click for Recipes)


May 4, 2020
Episode 16

Celebrating Important Benchmarks in Life–Even During a Pandemic

May 6, 2020
Episode 17

Finding employment during the pandemic


May 8, 2020
Episode 18

Applying for TRUA (Temporary Rental & Utility Assistance)

May 11, 2020
Episode 19

Wearing a Mask Means Safety for All


May 13, 2020
Episode 20

Creative Expression to Replenish the Soul

May 15, 2020
Episode 21

Food to Carry You Through
(Click for Recipes)


May 18, 2020
Episode 22

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During the Pandemic


May 20, 2020
Episode 23

Maintaining Health and Wellness During COVID19: A Doctor’s Perspective


May 22, 2020
Episode 24

Exercise ideas for relaxation and toning while #saferathome


May 27, 2020
Episode 25

Clarifying Your Values


May 29, 2020
Episode 26

Navigating Through COVID Recovery in English and Spanish


June 1, 2020
Episode 27

What We Can Do to Advocate for Our Communities and Promote Positive Change