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Students for Barrier-Free Access (SBA), University of Toronto
Peer Support Group for Graduate Students with Disabilities, University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario
October 3, 2017
Peer Support Group for Graduate Students with Disabilities, University of Toronto

The Peer Support Group for Graduate Students with Disabilities has been created to build a community for students with disabilities. Through this Peer Support Group we hope to create space for students to:

meet old friends/colleagues and make new friends
engage in group discussions
share skills and learn new ones
learn from each otherís experiences navigating grad school

Peer support is a way for us to build community, share knowledge and experiences, and provide support to and connect with others who share similar struggles. Peer support extends the opportunity to take on a mentorship role, if desired. Coming together in support of each other. We hope you will join us.

Our first meeting will be Tuesday October 3rd, 2017
Location: SBA Centre Meeting Room
Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm

Please note that the SBA Centre is an accessible venue.

This peer support group is a collaboration of Disability Visibility and Students for Barrier-free Access.

Disability Visibility is an accessible, graduate student-run mentorship program. The program centres around peer mentoring with new and returning graduate students at the University of Toronto.

Students for Barrier-free Access is a student-led non-profit that centres the leadership of disabled people. We work from a Disability Justice framework and advocate for the removal of barriers to accessing postsecondary education.

Danie Tucker
Centre Coordinator

Students for Barrier-free Access,
University of Toronto
215 Huron Street, Suite 924
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A2
T: 416-967-7322


SBA is a student run organization that advocates for equity, access and the rights of Dis-Abled students at U of T.

SBA works towards eliminating physical, informational and attitudinal barriers on campus.

The SBA Centre is open Monday to Thursday from 11:30 AM to 5:30 PM and on Friday from 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM.

*** If you have an accommodation request for a planned meeting or event and/or would like to privately discuss an accessibility concern, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to ensure a safe space.

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