Resources in the Time of Social Distancing

Due to the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19 and the significant impact on the day to day livelihood of artists and local cultural organizations; we have compiled a list of resources to help our creative community remain active and running during these uncertain times.


Resources for Taking Action & Online Engagement 

Coronavirus: Middlesex County gets creative with PPE

Middlesex County COVID-19 Resources

Using Digital Platforms to Remain Connected to Audiences during Quarantines  
 American Alliance of Museums

How to Reach – and Engage – Your Public Remotely
International Council of Museums

Teaching of Remote Arts Instruction Network
Virginia Folklife Program 

How to Keep Your Audience Engaged, Entertained, and Inspired in the Age of Coronavirus
Recorded webinar from the Cuseum

COVID-19 Response Fundraising: A Guide to Crowdfunding and Virtual Events
Blackbaud

Social Justice in a Time of Social Distancing
The Design Studio for Social Intervention

10 Ways Inclusive Leaders Can Mitigate Bias When Communicating about Coronavirus
Medium

How To: Super Quick DIY Podcasting for Museums & Other Non-Profits Closed by COVID-19
Medium


Resources for Cultural Organizations 

COVID-19 Impact Survey

COVID 19 Tools and Resources for Nonprofits
Nonprofit Finance Fund

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource and Response Center
Americans for the Arts 

COVID-19 Resources for Performing Arts Professionals
Association of Performing Arts Professionals

COVID-19 Resources for Dancers and Dance Organizations
Dance Magazine

C.A.R.E.S. ACT
Americans for the Arts

Resources about the Coronavirus
New Jersey Cultural Alliance for Response

Information on Current Emergencies
Performing Arts Readiness

Preparing for Potential Impact of the Coronavirus
ArtsReady

Arts Ed: Virtual Teaching Resources
Arts Ed NJ

Resources & Information for the Museum Field
American Alliance of Museums

The Artists Safety Net 
CERF+

Resources for Agents, Managers, and Self-Represented Artists
North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents


Freelance Artist Resources

Alliance of Artists Communities

Americans for the Arts

Artists Relief Grant Fund

Artist Thrive

Creative Capital

Freelance Artist Resource Producing Collective


Resources for Musicians

COVID-19 Emergency Funding and Artist Resources
I Care If You Listen

COVID-19 Resources
Arts Education Partnership

Supporting Creative Aging Programming during COVID-19 Crisis
Lifetime Arts

Emergency Funds - All Art Forms
WomenArts

COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations
NEA

SDC COVID-19 / Coronavirus Resource List
Stage Directors and Choreographers Society

Information on Benefits, Assistance, and Support for Employers and Employees
New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development

New Jersey Department of Health


Other Resources

Novel Coronavirus Information for New Jersey Business

List prepared by Middlesex County Office of Arts & History