COVID-19 Resources

In these trying times, Got Your Back has compiled a list of resources for artists. The following resources are for artists in need of funds, artists looking to create & watch work and other useful links. If there are any other resources you feel should be here, please reach out and let us know at gotyourbackcanada@gmail.com

The following document was prepared by a friend of Got Your Back:

Income & Tenancies during COVID-19 Resources and Answers

For Funds:

Actors Fund of Canada

Glad Day Lit LGBT Artists Emergency Survival Fund

TO Arts COVD-19 Response Fund

Theatre Direct Support Funds for Artist Parents

Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Funds

Unison Financial Assistance for Musicians

Black Lives Matter – Black Emergency Support Fund Donation Page

Canadian Cinema Worker Fund Donation Page

Canadian Artist & Musician Fun Donation Page

Writers Trust of Canada – Emergency Funding for Writers

For Creating:

NAC #CanadaPerforms Grants Program

The Social Distancing Festival

For Watching:

CBC Gem “Stratford Presents”

PlayMe Podcast

The Social Distancing Festival

What’s On Stage: Stage Shows, Musicals & Opera Streaming Free

CBC Arts – Virtual Arts Listings

Schaubühne

Other Links:

Financial Losses Tracking Template

The Margin of Eras Gallery / CUE Emergency Resources for Marginalized Artists and Communities

Arts Space Venue Space Donation Form

Mental Health Resources

I Lost My Gig

Ontario Nonprofit Network COVID-19 Info

North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents COVID-19 Info

Chronicle of Higher Education Article: Why You Should Ignore All That Coronavirus-Inspired Productivity Pressure

Resources for Teaching Online

Tips for Working Remotely: Increasing Efficiency, Adopt Digital Payments

Interactive Self-Care Guide