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The Creativity Continues - Children's Healing Art Project

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There’s no doubt that these are very challenging times for everyone…and the children CHAP serves are no exception. Imagine what it’s like for the little ones still in the hospitals facing their own medical challenges with limited visitors, everyone fully gowned and masked, and no CHAP Teaching Artists making their usual rounds. And the children who are home, unable to play with other kids and no CHAP Art Club to enjoy with friends at the studio. Art heals. And we all could use some healing right now. So, CHAP is doing what we do best — we’re getting creative to serve kids and families in brand new ways!

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Participate in a COVID-19 and Social Distancing Study

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You’re invited to participate in an international study measuring the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on mental health as a result of social distancing and specifically which activities, including the arts, we are engaging in to persevere.

In partnership with the University of Florida and University College London, members of the Arts Action Fund are invited to participate in this new global research study, COVID-19 and Social Distancing Study: Exploring the Impacts of Arts and Other Activities on Mental Health.

Your participation matters and everyone is welcome (please forward this invitation to others). Simply sign-up online, do an initial 10-minute survey, and then receive a short weekly questionnaire asking about your COVID-19 experiences, physical and mental health, and time spent on a whole range of activities—including the arts. It is fast, easy, and together I hope we can demonstrate one more way that the arts make our world a better

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