Surviving Together: A Self-Advocacy Workshop for Disabled Students, Students for Barrier-Free Access University of Toronto (October 11, 2017)
Join Students for Barrier-free Access (SBA) at the University of Toronto for a student-run orientation for disabled students and student advocates. Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, full-time or part-time, new or returning, an international or transfer student, this orientation is for you! Come meet other disabled students and SBA members, have a snack, and learn more about self-advocacy and resources for disabled students on campus.
Topics covered at the orientation:
– Know Your Rights as a disabled student – presentation by ARCH Disability Law Centre
– self-advocacy and navigating academic accommodations
– introduction to campus resources and services for disabled students
– introduction to Students for Barrier-Free Access’ resources and services
Date: Wednesday October 11, 2017
Location: 246 Bloor Street West (Factor-Inwentash School of Social Work Building) room 346, 3rd floor
Accessible and all-gender washroom located on the same floor as the event room.
Please note that this will be a scent-free space.
Students for Barrier-free Access,
University of Toronto
215 Huron Street, Suite 924
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A2
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.