You are invited to the CCB’s GTT Zoom meetings where we focus in on the technology needs and concerns of Canadians who are blind or low vision. The calls will take place over the accessible Zoom Conference system, which will allow participants to dial in using their landline phones, smart phones, or computers. You will find the Zoom link and phone numbers below the meeting listings. Please pay special attention to the “(NOTE)” notation after some of the meeting listings. Different zoom platforms are used for different meetings and some require preregistration.
CCB-GTT OPEN CHAT
Monday, January 11, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Host, Kim Kilpatrick,
Topic Bring your tech questions and your tech tips.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Presenters, Samantha Moore and Nolan Jenikov
Topic, Exploring privacy settings in Facebook and Google
CCB-GTT NATIONAL CALL
Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific:
Presenters: Wayne Antle and Joseph Dorosh
Topic, Taxes? Preparing, filing, knowing about disability deductions and more!
CCB-GTT YOUTH ZOOM CALL
Thursday, January 14, 2021, 8:00 PM Eastern/5:00 PM Pacific:
Host, Nolan Jenikov
For individuals between the ages of 16 and 25ish.
(NOTE) The meeting credentials are different for this meeting, preregistration required. For more info contact Nolan at email@example.com .
CCB-GTT OPEN CHAT
Friday, January 15, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
host, David Greene,
Topic, Open discussion,
Upcoming small group training & practice
Over the past few months, we have found that bringing small groups of people together to learn and practice a new piece of technology, app, or program, has been greatly beneficial.
If you are interested in joining a small group to learn or practice with any of the following, please show your interest by sending an e-mail to
Please include the topic of your choice in the subject line. You will be contacted when we have a group, date and time established.
Mac computer Q and A
Getting started with Facebook.
Making the best use of your Braille display
Security procedure remains in effect.
When you enter the waiting room before a meeting, please ensure that you give us a recognizable name. If you are calling for the first time or from a land line, please e-mail the CCB’s Receptionist, (Shelley Morris) ahead of time to let us know your name and number so we will let you in. Shelley’s email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you need help doing these things or learning to use zoom, please contact us and we can help you.
You can participate by phone or internet from wherever you are:
CCB is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Meeting ID: 983 959 5688
Alberta One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
BC One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Manitoba One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Montreal One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Toronto One tap mobile for Smart Phones:
Alberta: +1 587 328 1099
BC: +1 778 907 2071
Manitoba: +1 204 515 1268
Montreal: +1 438 809 7799
Toronto: +1 647 374 4685
For more information, contact:
Kim Kilpatrick, CCB GTT Coordinator
1-877-304-0968 Ext 513
David Greene, CCB GTT Accessibility Trainer
1-877-304-0968 Ext 509
Corry Stuive, CCB National Program Coordinator
1-877-304-0968 Ext 550