Tonei Glavinic was a member of ATMI from 2006 to 2008. Currently they live in Mexico City. After a recent trip to Washington D.C., Tonei started to feel sick. They got tested and sure enough, they had contracted Covid-19.
ATMI senior producer Sam Bernitz spoke with Tonei on November 24th, 2020, to hear about their experience with the coronavirus.
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RESOURCES FOR YOUTH DURING COVID-19
Careline: Alaska Suicide Prevention and someone to talk to line.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 and TTY 1-800-787-3224 or text LOVEIS to 22522
Call 2-1-1 or Help Me Grow Alaska 1-833-464-2527 for help connecting to resources and services or for help knowing where to start
COVID-19 tips from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention!
How to protect yourself & others
What to do if you are sick
How to cope with stress
These resources provided in collaboration with the State of Alaska, Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Behavioral Health.