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 18, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Host, Kim Kilpatrick,
Topic, Open tech chat.
CCB-GTT NORTHERN ONTARIO AND RURAL CALL
Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific:
Hosts, Brian Bibeault and Dorothy Macnaughton
The topic will be various types of e-mail programs, pros and cons, challenges, and options. Brian Bibeault will be our initial speaker, highlighting the most accessible e-mail programs. There will be time for questions as well.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
Presenter, David Greene,
Topic, On line banking, how it works and how to use it.
CCB-GTT All ABOUT ANDROID
Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 7:00 PM Eastern/4:00 PM Pacific:
Tracy and Matthew have put this group together to share their experiences navigating Android devices. We welcome the input from users of all experience levels so we can learn together. Please make sure your device in which you will be signing into the Zoom meeting has your proper name, so the host will recognize you and let you into the meeting.
(NOTE) Registration required, Email: email@example.com
CCB-GTT YOUTH ZOOM CALL
Thursday, January 21, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
CCB-GTT OPEN CHAT
Friday, January 22, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern/10:00 AM Pacific:
host, David Greene,
Topic, Open discussion,
Thank you to everyone who responded to our request for small group training on:
and the Mac
…posted in last week’s announcement. Small groups are already getting under way or will do so soon. There is still time to sign up so if interested please contact Kim ASAP.
Remember if you prefer one on one training and support Call 1-877-304-0968 and ask for CCB GTT Or e-mail email@example.com and we would be happy to help.
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