Amid all the doom and gloom around the coronavirus pandemic, there have been some positive stories - one of which is a heart-melting story of a set of grandparents in self-isolation who had a very special visit from their grandkids.
Keep scrolling to read the touching story and to hear about some of the other positives that have been emerging amidst the medical crisis.
Things might feel out of control.You just have to glance at your phone or TV to be bombarded with nothing but bad news...
But in reality, there's so much to be positive about right now.
Whether you're rich or poor, this woman won't stop until we all get the healthcare we deserve.
Thoughtful Britons have started a new movement amidst the outbreak.
"You've come along to save my life" 1000+ groups are now organising across the UK Checking in on your neighbour i… https://t.co/GuWpG35aiP— covidaiduk (@covidaiduk)1584453220.0
Unexpected kindness is the most powerful.
I want to know how #howcanihelp. I live in West London, have a car and have quite a bit of extra time on my hands a… https://t.co/vcWhxwYQ0B— Lyndsey (@Lyndsey)1584359507.0
It was the co-founder of the Women's Equality Party that initiated it.
So far offers of help across London, parts of the Midlands, Brighton and Hastings. #howcanIhelp https://t.co/5vvK9j5iNO— Catherine Mayer (@Catherine Mayer)1584125710.0
The elderly are just one of the many at-risk groups.The AARP is dedicated to empowering the over-fifties of America to carry on being as excited about life as they were in their twenties. They have donated an amazing 250,000 to Meals on Wheels to ensure those who are more vulnerable get the food they need.
The congressional aid package could indirectly help the homeless.
via: GettyThe measures include new money for unemployment insurance and food stamps.
Some cities are doing more to protect the homeless.
Oakland has brought in hand washing stations to homeless encampments throughout the city. Members of the homeless c… https://t.co/I1BUXtYgfr— Jodi Hernandez (@Jodi Hernandez)1584496126.0
People are really showing their best selves during this confusing time.People continue to check on family, friends, and neighbors (without physical contact) in a time where self-isolation might be difficult.
Being quarantined hasn't stopped people spreading love.
Painted and posted this sign in our yard in south Orange County to remind our neighbors and community that we can g… https://t.co/DJhxK5TEOD— Lauren Kutz (@Lauren Kutz)1584542992.0
There is always a balance in the world.
via: TwitterAmid the bad news following the outbreak, some things happen to be looking up.
The wildlife has returned.
Venice hasn't seen clear canal water in a very long time. Dolphins showing up too. Nature just hit the reset button… https://t.co/OuQ2AuaHmH— Luca (@Luca)1584441440.0
Twenty-one bullfighting runs have been canceled due to the outbreak.
via: Getty ImagesAs public health officials urge people to avoid crowds, events like bullfighting have been canceled, leading to the lives of 120 bulls being saved!
People are even turning to music to heal.
People of my hometown #Siena sing a popular song from their houses along an empty street to warm their hearts durin… https://t.co/fXOdrd7X6R— valemercurii 🌍 (@valemercurii 🌍)1584053089.0
From all ages and backgrounds...
Neighbor to neighbor.
Loud and proud.
This song is more poignant now than ever.
"Sing with us."
A room with a view.
The latest heartwarming story that has emerged is no exception to this positivity.Many older people are having to self-isolate for up to 4 months - meaning they are unable to have visits from their loved ones.
But self-isolation doesn't have to be lonely.
via: Getty ImagesAs one elderly couple proved this week, after a heart-melting photo, posted by an ITV weatherman went viral on Twitter.
The picture shows the elderly couple greeting their granddaughters through the glass doors.The tots can them been seen blowing kisses to them through the glass.
Chris Page, who uploaded the picture, hailed it "the most adorable thing I’ve seen so far today."
The tweet got a huge response.
@ChrisPage90 @GMB @itvanglia @itvnews This makes me happy and also sad😢— Laura Tobin (@Laura Tobin)1584519312.0
It's times like this where we could do with a little positivity.
@ChrisPage90 @GMB @itvanglia @itvnews this is beautiful, thank you for sharing— Patrycja GJ (@Patrycja GJ)1584520433.0
Check out the picture below:
This is the most adorable thing I’ve seen so far today from a friend of mine! 💙 Remember. #SelfIsolation doesn’t h… https://t.co/KGozqYltb4— Chris Page - Weatherman (@Chris Page - Weatherman)1584519131.0