Check in and Chat with Vision Australia

Vision Australia has launched a new series of free webinars to help people stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Every Tuesday and Thursday we’ll be holding our Check in and Chat webinars via Zoom, a communications platform.

Zoom is both accessible and fully secure. You can join Zoom from your phone, computer or tablet device from the safety and comfort of your own home.

Check in and Chat Webinars will run for 30-40 minutes and each session will be hosted by Vision Australia experts. We’ll be covering a range of different topics, including technology, entertainment, health and wellbeing and more.

Attendees will also be able to have their questions answered by our experts.

Check in and Chat webinars are free, but you will need to register to attend.

Upcoming Check in Chat webinars:

Tuesday, April 7 2020

Topic: Getting your voice heard (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 11am, NT/SA 10.30am, WA 9am)

Thursday, April 9 2020

Topic: Managing anxiety in times of uncertainty (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 2pm, NT/SA 1.30PM, WA 12pm)

Tuesday, April 14 2020

Topic: Audio described exercise video (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 11am, NT/SA 10.30am, WA 9am)

Thursday, April 16 2020

Topic: Keeping your cool in close quarters (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 2pm, NT/SA 1.30PM, WA 12pm)

Tuesday, April 21 2020

Topic: Organising your home (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 11am, NT/SA 10.30am, WA 9am)

Thursday, April 23 2020

Topic: Building bone health without leaving the house (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 2pm, NT/SA 1.30PM, WA 12pm)

Tuesday, April 28 2020

Topic: Exploring the world by touch (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 11am, NT/SA 10.30am, WA 9am)

Thursday, April 30 2020

Topic: Cooking outdoors (NSW/VIC/TAS/QLD/ACT 2pm, NT/SA 1.30PM, WA 12pm)

Bookings

Bookings are essential for all Check in and Chat Webinars. For more information about how to book or anything else Check in and Chat related, email checkinandchat@visionaustralia.org.

Joining Check in and Chat webinars

Once you have booked for a Vision Australia webinar, you’ll receive an email with a link to join via Zoom.

If you would like help to set up Zoom on your device or have technical issues relating to Zoom, the Vision Australia AT Help Desk can help.

This is a free service for Vision Australia clients. Call 1300 84 74 66 and ask for the AT Helpdesk, or email athelp@visionaustralia.org.

You can also find some basic information about using Zoom on our website.

Missed a Check in and Chat webinar?

All the Check in and Chat Webinars are recorded so if you have missed one, or want to watch one again, you can do this anytime. Choose from the list below to start watching.

  • Staying in touch using technology: