Staff Resources

Disability information, contacts and guidelines for students and staff.

Staff Disability Advocacy Group

One thing that staff with disability at the University often have in common is a feeling that they're on the outer. This is an email list that staff can connect, vent and ask questions, and be part of a group that gets it.

MDHS Staff Disability Inclusion Network

A staff-led peer support network for staff with lived experience of disability including family members, parents and carers of people with disability. If you work in MDHS, you are eligible to join the network.

Disability Information portal

On this website you will find disability related information for staff, students, research, HR resources, teaching and learning and news and events at the University.

Student Equity and Disability Support

Student Equity Services provide supports for students who need ongoing assistance with their studies. Contact a dedicated equity advisor about the different kinds of support available to you to ensure an equitable learning environment.

UMSU Disabilities

A student community providing a space for students living with or experiencing a disability (including mental health) through meetings, events, workshops and resources.

Guides for Academics by Students with Disabilities

Guidelines for staff on better engagement with and understand the ways that people with different abilities learn. They outline how to achieve optimal learning experiences for people with hearing difficulties, vision impairment, mental health conditions, anxiety, dyslexia and mobility issues.