Georgia's Peer Support, Wellness, and Respite Centers have moved our wellness activities online to support Georgians through the Coronavirus public health crisis. We hope you will join us, as we make our plans to stay well together.

Online Recovery and Wellness Resources

Thursday December 1

10am-11am New Normal with Carly

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Our Journey with Chris

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Ashley

Friday December 2

10am-11am RESPECT Institute of Georgia graduation

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Trivia time with Chelsi

2:30pm-3:30pm Double Trouble in Recovery with Kelly of Augusta

Saturday December 3

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Weekend wind down with Collette

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Christi

Sunday December 4

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Sunday sit-down with Carly

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Collette

Monday December 5

10am-11am New Normal Music in the morning with Shanna

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Setting new boundaries in familiar place with Kelly of Augusta

2:30pm-3:30pm Double Trouble in Recovery with Christina

Tuesday December 6

10am-11am New Normal with Christina

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Loving ourselves with Carly

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Ashley

Wednesday December 7

10am-11am New Normal with Carly

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Holiday Wellness: Let's get moving with Mariam

2:30pm-3:30pm Double Trouble in Recovery with Christi

Thursday December 8

10am-11am New Normal with Pam

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Finding Hope with Boise

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Ashley

Friday December 9

10am-11am RESPECT Institute of Georgia graduation

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Keeping your inner peace with Christi

2:30pm-3:30pm Double Trouble in Recovery with Chris

Saturday December 10

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Weekly wrap-up with Christi

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Vanessa

Sunday December 11

1pm-2pm Peer Connections Sunday sit-down with Boise

2:30pm-3:30pm Y'all Recovery with Collette

Call in: 646-558-8656

Meeting ID: 341 153 3354

Wellness Activities and Resources (see our External Resources page for traditional resources)

Georgia Recovery Resources Online Google doc maintained by Jake at Recovery Resources of Atlanta Midtown
In The Rooms
 online mutual support including (but not limited to) mental health and Twelve Step meetings
Brene Brown
 has lots of resources online that are helpful to many recovery and wellness journeys
LGBTQ 12-Step meetings are online from the Galano Club in Atlanta
Yoga with Adriene excellent free yoga instruction on YouTube
Fitness Blender has over 500 home workout videos on YouTube, from beginner to guru, no equipment required
Coweta Force
 has some great online recovery and wellness sources 

Fun, Educational, and/or Just Nifty Things to Do Online

The New York Times has created a new "At Home" section with interesting/fun things to do while we stay-at-home
HBO is offering free 500 hours of some excellent series (like "The Sopranos") with their #StayHomeBoxOffice campaign
Hogwarts is now in your living room, thanks to JK Rowling

Learn to Cook with Julia Child (requires PBS or Amazon Prime Membership)

Watch a Live Puppet Show with Atlanta's Center for Puppetry Arts (Zoom)
Livestream a Concert from this diverse list (updated regularly by NPR)
Watch a Broadway Show from this Playbill compilation (from different subscription services)
Watch Live Improv from Dad's Garage an Atlanta staple of fun (can be adult-themed)

Learn to Recognize (or make!) 50 bird sounds because that might be helpful one day!
Virtual Tour of the Catacombs of Paris (also creepy but in a different way)
Bake Some Fancy Pastries since all our bakeries are closed, now's a great time to learn
The Beluga Webcam at the Georgia Aquarium is a lovely and meditative experience
The Panda Cam at the Atlanta Zoo is less meditative, but it is nice to see someone who enjoys eating

The National Museum of Natural History has multiple virtual tours, so a little something for everyone
The Virtual Tours of Yellowstone National Park  are awesome, but the whole National Park website is packed with cool stuff
This List of 79 Comedians to Discover is based on comedians we already like, and has links to where we can watch them
The Metropolitan Opera is streaming its performances for free 
10 Free Online College Art Courses that you take at your own pace

 

There is tons of art online, most of it can be found at Google Arts&Culture. Some highlights:

The Louvre is online
The British Museum has an incredibly nifty interactive history of art across the world
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is online (sort of)
The Whitney has an astonishing variety of performances and interviews online  (also, art)

Mauritshuis, home of "The Goldfinch" and "The Girl with a Pearl Earring" has its entire collection online in super-high definition

Do you have a suggestion for an activity to add to this page? Please email it to info@gmhcn.org

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