NALC has contributed to webinars organised by Severn Healthcare during the coronavirus pandemic. They used the Zoom platform. Many laryngectomees have been using Zoom during the lock-down to communicate with family and friends. Others may be unfamiliar with its use so some assistance is given here.
If you apply to join a meeting you will receive a link in an email. To join the meeting click on the link at the appropriate time. Beforehand you may want to make sure your device is ready and learn a bit about your options during the meeting.
Zoom can be accessed using a smartphone or tablet using an app downloaded from the relevant store. Alternatively with a laptop a browser such as Chrome or Edge can be used The link below can be used to test the laptop setup and internet connection to ensure Zoom will work.
A user guide (pdf) is here
The NCRI produced a powerpoint presentation about using Zoom