Disability Support

Whitireia & WelTec are committed to inclusive education and eliminating barriers for people with disabilities. 

Our Disability Support team helps you if you have a learning difficulty, disabilities such as a bad back, illness, broken back and so on. We can tailor our support to your specific needs.

Our team are dedicated to supporting specific needs you may have. It might be the assistance of a reader/writer, specialised equipment or tutoring assistance. Here are a few of the services we offer:

  • specialised equipment

  • readers and writers

  • pastoral care

  • confidential support

  • in-class support 

  • assignments and exams support (Reader/Writer, separate accommodations)

  • helping your tutors find the right learning method to suit you

  • transitioning into further study or employment 

  • working with you and your family in preparing to study with us

  • advocating on behalf of you with faculty and when students are applying for funding of personal technology

  • Connection with external support providers

  • Development of Educational Support Plans

  • Information and guidance regarding disabilities and teaching/learning strategies

 

Disability Support is available at all campuses. Phone 0800 141 121

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