After Ariel Lee (pictured with her son) returned to China from Hong Kong in spring 2020, she decided to help administer the Shanghai Arrivals and QuaranTeam groups on WeChat and look after SH Arrival Updates Japan to help others preparing for similar experiences. Photo: Courtesy of Ariel Lee After Ariel Lee (pictured with her son) returned to China from Hong Kong in spring 2020, she decided to help administer the Shanghai Arrivals and QuaranTeam groups on WeChat and look after SH Arrival Updates Japan to help others preparing for similar experiences. Photo: Courtesy of Ariel Lee
After Ariel Lee (pictured with her son) returned to China from Hong Kong in spring 2020, she decided to help administer the Shanghai Arrivals and QuaranTeam groups on WeChat and look after SH Arrival Updates Japan to help others preparing for similar experiences. Photo: Courtesy of Ariel Lee

Stuck outside China? From quarantine hotel advice to visas and testing procedures, these WeChat groups are helping people stranded by coronavirus

  • Groups such as Shanghai Arrivals, QuaranTeam and Americans Waiting Outside China provide information and assurance for people looking to return to the country
  • Many were founded by people who went through the process themselves and wanted to help others

Topic |   Coronavirus China
After Ariel Lee (pictured with her son) returned to China from Hong Kong in spring 2020, she decided to help administer the Shanghai Arrivals and QuaranTeam groups on WeChat and look after SH Arrival Updates Japan to help others preparing for similar experiences. Photo: Courtesy of Ariel Lee After Ariel Lee (pictured with her son) returned to China from Hong Kong in spring 2020, she decided to help administer the Shanghai Arrivals and QuaranTeam groups on WeChat and look after SH Arrival Updates Japan to help others preparing for similar experiences. Photo: Courtesy of Ariel Lee
After Ariel Lee (pictured with her son) returned to China from Hong Kong in spring 2020, she decided to help administer the Shanghai Arrivals and QuaranTeam groups on WeChat and look after SH Arrival Updates Japan to help others preparing for similar experiences. Photo: Courtesy of Ariel Lee
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