First and foremost, be safe and stay healthy by practicing good hygiene and social distancing, and by following guidance from credible sources like the CDC, WHO, and local health officials! Here are some quick resources on how to do your part:
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Practice Self Care
During this unfamiliar – and confusing! – time, it’s more important than ever to feel connected and safe. But, given our country’s warning to practice social distance and self-isolation, it’s hard for many people to feel like they have outlets that make them feel comfortable. Best Buddies has been fighting social isolation for over 30 years, and we are here to provide guidance, connections, and friendship – even if it has to be done virtually for now!
As you look through this site for ways to engage with your friends, chapter, and community in a safe way, we want to remind you to take care of yourself! Your well being and good health is what makes you a good friend – and we all need a good friend during this time. Best Buddies wants you to know that there are lots of people that care about here, and we are here to help however we can!
Here are a few quick tips to follow on ways to care for yourself: