Staying home has been an adjustment for all of us.
Here are a few ideas to make staying in just as fun going out.
Despite COVID-19 keeping many of us from seeing loved ones face to face, there are other great ways to stay connected. Here is a list of virtual events you can attend all from the safety of your home. You can attend these events by yourself, with the people in your house, or with friends and family over video chat. Any way you decide, have fun!
Host a Netflix watch party
Do you miss hanging out with your friends? Plan a movie night on Netflix! The Netflix Teleparty feature allows you and your friends to watch the same movie at the same time, virtually. This is a great way to stay connected from a safe distance.
Sign up for Soul Dogs Inc. Day Program
Soul Dogs, Inc. has now transitioned to a virtual Day Habilitation program for IDD adults. Our day program is full of fun, learning, and crafts that are sure to keep you busy during COVID-19. For more information, visit the Soul Dogs, Inc. homepage!
Watch a Virtual Concert
You can now watch your favorite artists from the comfort of your own home! Check out Billboards concert calendar so you can dance the night away with a live concert.
Play Virtual Trivia Night
For those of you who love to put your knowledge to the test, virtual trivia night will be a great activity for you! Eventbrite has a slew of trivia themes to pick from on different nights, check the calendar and find one that suits your fancy.
Invite Friends to Play “Among Us“
Among Us is a game that allows for you and your friends to join the same party using a code that you share. The objective is for the “crew mates” try to find the “imposter” in your group. You can invite up to 10 people to play. All it takes is a quick download from your app store and you’re ready to play.
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