We also make sure conversations are made between the children and the elderly through regular video calls.


Using technology, Aurora shares the children singing songs and reading stories to lift the elderly’s spirits and get them involved.


There are several free to use apps that help make digital connections easier. For instance, Caribu has a collection of stories that different users can read together. Marco Polo is a safe, ad free app that allows users to leave video messages for each other.


Even amidst times of stress and uncertainty, we need to remember to celebrate humans’ resilience and find new ways to come together and support each other as a community.