COVID-19: Nanaimo Stories

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I agree to the following terms: the Nanaimo Museum and Nanaimo Archives reserve the right to edit my submission for clarity and brevity, include my submission in an exhibit or publication (including internet publication such as website or social media). I agree that the museum and archives have copyright to the content of my submission and may choose to keep it in a public repository where it can be accessed, without restrictions, by the general public.
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Name: (Full, First, Pseudonym or Anonymous)

Age: (This will help future researchers better understand the context of your story)

What street do you live on?: Street name only, house number not required (This will help future researchers learn more about how COVID-19 affected neighbourhoods)

1. Has the pandemic affected your employment, business or income?:
(For example: describe any changes that have happened and how you have adapted)

2. Please describe how your daily routine has changed as a result of COVID-19:

3. What are your greatest challenges or worries since COVID-19?:

4. What positive actions, stories or impacts have you observed during this pandemic?:
(For example: How has your family spent this time together? Have you observed acts of kindness? Have you taken part in any recognition of essential workers? Etc)

5. Please describe your thoughts about how Nanaimo has responded to the pandemic:

6. What do you think will be the long-term consequences of the pandemic?:

7. Please add anything that has not been covered in the above questions:

I am willing to be contacted in the future for a follow-up interview:

I have a suggestion for a COVID-19 artifact for consideration in the museum collection:

If yes, please describe the artifact(s):

I’d like to submit a photograph(s) I took of my COVID-19 experience. (Please caption photograph with date taken and subject/title):

I have taken additional photos that I would like to be contacted about submitting:

If you asked to be contacted, what is your preferred contact method:

Thank you for taking the time to fill out this questionnaire. Your contribution to the COVID-19: Nanaimo Stories project is an important part of telling Nanaimo's story!