Virtual Events and Activities in the Community

In this strange and confusing time, we are happy to share some free virtual events from organizations in the community. If you have any questions, please contact the organizations directly.      Shanghai Lovefest Zoom April 28 – May 2, 8AM – 10AM Shanghai Lovefest is a 5-day free online event that brings together musicians, … Continued

CCS Keeps the Community Connected

As we are all going through the Shanghai city-wide COVID lockdown together, we want to share with you a few of the services that Community Center Shanghai is coordinating to assist you during this challenging time.  We understand the anxiety, fear, and confusion that you may be experiencing at the moment and encourage everyone to … Continued

INFO | TEC COVID-19 HUB

Little TEC IS IN ACTION! While Shanghai undergoes continued rounds of preventive measures during COVID, you may have many questions and concerns that arise… Don’t worry, The Expatriate Center (TEC) is here for you! We have consolidated information and resources from the latest news updates, hospital and medical resources, grocery guides and online webinar resources to keep you covered at all … Continued

In the Eyes of a Teen: 20 Things to Do During Lockdown

By Tiffany Kuo     Lockdown is hard. There is no doubt about it. On the bright side, since people all across Shanghai and in other locked cities are suffering together, it’s built a lot of camaraderie among neighbors. However, as a student, it is difficult to get past the fact that you are missing … Continued

E-learning Journeys at HQIS

By Shanghai Hong Qiao International School (HQIS)      This past month has marked the beginning of E-Learning, and everything has been even smoother than expected. All of our staff, teachers, and students knew what to do, the online platforms and lesson plans were ready, and all the scheduled classes and activities took place regularly. During the past … Continued

Supporting a Friend in Central Quarantine or Medical Isolation

So what can you do if a friend or colleague finds themselves in central quarantine or medical isolation? We often feel helpless to watch a friend struggling, and want to support them but aren’t sure how.     Keep the lines of communication open. A simple check-in with a ‘how’s it going’ can help your … Continued