An inexhaustive list of resources for artists during the period impacted by COVID-19. Will be updated regularly.

LGI Community update - 20 March

Arts-specific resources
Australian Arts amidst COVID-19 - Community Facebook group

TNA resource library - including COVID-19 Art Organisations’ Plans and latest LPA updates

Auspicious Arts COVID-19 Resource page

City of Melbourne Quick Response Grants extended during COVID-19

Adopt an Artist - Donor matching service

Arts in Time of Emergency - Resources for Australian Creative Practitioners, Part I (article)

Online classes (Ausdance VIC resource)- Listings

Australia Council Resilience Fund Grants

General resources
Zoom online conferences - Free group video calls up to 40 minutes.

Tenants Victoria - 03 9416 2577 (10am-2pm M-F)

Business Victoria - Helpline for Victorian Businesses, including sole traders - 132 215

Petitions and positive action
MEAA impact survey (creative industries)

Ausdance impact survey (dance-specific)

LPA’s #livesupport campaign - social media campaign highlight impact on live performance sector petition from the Australian Events Industry, calling for support for casual and contract employees.

Supporting mental health and wellbeing
Support Act Arts Wellbeing helpline - 1800 959 500

Beyond Blue - advice and links for looking after your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak

Australian Psychological Society - advice on maintaining positive mental health

Official guidance
Australian Government health alert - official guidance

Australian Government travel advice

UPDATED: 20 March