The Multicultural Health Institute (MHI) COVID-19 Resources

What To Do and Cope At Home


Mental Health Information for Disease Outbreaks

Stress and Coping during COVID-19 (CDC)

Mental Health Tool Kit


Drug Abuse and COVID-19

Mental Health Considerations During COVID-19 (WHO):

Updated Mental Health Guide (NAMI):

Anxiety Screening Tool (MHA)

Talking to Kids About Coronavirus:

En Espanol:

Supporting Kids During COVID-19:


Coloring book/story that teaches kids about COVID-19

Activities for family fun at home

PBS For Kids: Games, Videos, Activities, Podcasts


STEM Engagement- K-12 and Higher education

Scholastic Learn At Home: Learning Experiences for 20 days


Khan Academy: Ages 4 – 18:

For Ages 2-7:

The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour!

Take a tour of Yellowstone National Park:

Story Telling/Books:

Kids books read by famous people:

Fun Things to do at home:  

Forbes Article on Sewing Masks:





Math and Reading Games

Math Practice from Counting to algebra and geometry

Biology simulations: learn biology, practice data analysis

Science or cooking experiments to do:Tech Scientific

Learn a Language

PBS Weekday At Home Learning for Kids/Students

Museum Resources;jsessionid=7D8470FD4F8EF270494CB1733C3B54B5 



Sarasota County Schools Drive Thru Meal Service

Second Chance Last Opportunity Food Giveaways

Call for schedule – 941.549.5253

Feeding America Food Pantries

Help and recipes for families to be able to make affordable, healthy meals:

No Kid Hungry website:

No Kid Hungry Emergency Grant Application in response to COVID-19:



Johns Hopkins Webcast on COVID-19

John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center

Coronavirus: Why systematic Problems Leave U.S. at Risk

The History of Pandemics

Mass. General Grand Rounds COVID-19

CDC on COVID- 19

Florida’s COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard

National Medical Association

Florida Department of Health Updates and Information


Case by Case Daily report FL Dept of Health…statistical (graphs etc) data

Pulmonologist Consensus Report on COVID-19
Empowering Voices Dr. Lisa Merritt Explains Why Covid-19 Can Worsen Diabetes & Hypertension - 03/22/2020


Get a Library Card

Trace Your Family Genealogy:

Listen to This 12-Hour Mix Charting the History of Spiritual Jazz - The Vinyl Factory:

Plant an EarthBox:

Call old friends ands relatives who are shut in. Reconnect and resurrect friendships.
Offer to help childcare for working parents, especially in healthcare frontlines, our new soldiers

Make home cleaning packets- define bleach spray solutions, homemade wipes.

Clean and organize your house

Florida Department of Health COVID-19 24 hour hotline: 1-866-779-6121
eMail questions:

For More COVID-19 Resources, Visit the Florida Department of Health Website.

World Health Organization

National Center for Biotechnology Information: Rapid Access to SARS-COV-2 Data:

Book Excerpt- Features, Evaluation and Treatment COVID-19

Resources Recommended by the National Medical Association

1. For information regarding Screening for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19:
2. For information of the Economic Effects of COVID-19 on Minorities:
3. For information regarding Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Healthcare Settings:
4. For information on Managing Stress associated with COVID-19:
5. For information of the level of Global Disease Burden:
6. For information on the Outpatient Management for Pregnant Women With Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19:
7. For information on COVID-19 in the Pediatric Population:
8. For information on Hospital Care of COVID-19 patients, including ICU:
9. For information on Updated Telehealth and HIPAA guidelines:
10. For information regarding Legal Issues and COVID-19:


Some Online Resources to Explore

Create Your Own Face Masks:

Food Resources:

Instacart: Groceries Delivered From Local Stores
Help and recipes for families to be able to make affordable, healthy meals:
No Kid Hungry website:
No Kid Hungry Emergency Grant Application in response to COVID-19:

Low Income Housing Resources:
Scientific American Article: Unique Threat to U.S. Homeless Population (COVID-19):
National Healthcare for the Homeless Council’s Directory of free or low cost healthcare providers:

1781 Dr. Martin Luther King Way, Sarasota, Florida 34234

Phone: 941-706-3362   Fax: 941-225-8198

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