About Accessibility Services
Accessibility Services at the London Campus (1001 Fanshawe College Blvd.) offers a variety of academic supports for students with disabilities at Fanshawe College. Our Accessibility Counsellors work with students who have accessibility needs or functional limitations related to a disability setting up accommodations that allow students to achieve their full academic potential. Our work is governed by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Ontario Human Rights Commission and we work to ensure equal access to education for all.
Our staff and students
Our team of Accessibility Counsellors, Personal Counsellors, Service Facilitators, Adaptive Technologists and other team members are committed to supporting students’ access to education. Over 3,000 students with disabilities register with Accessibility Services every year to receive individualized support and accommodations to reach their academic goals!
We provide academic accommodations for students with disabilities studying at any Fanshawe campus, including fully online students. No matter where you are studying or which program you are in, please contact us to set up your accommodation plan today.
"Disability" is a broad term that encompasses many conditions that may have an impact on a student’s ability to fully participate in their education. If you have any of the following conditions, you may be eligible for disability-related accommodations:
- Acquired Brain Injury
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Attention Deficit Disorder / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- Chronic illness, medical
- Deaf, deafened, hard of hearing
- Learning disability
- Low vision, blind
- Mental health (anxiety disorder, depression, bi-polar, etc.)
- Mobility, functional
- Other (communication, mild intellectual disability)
Interim accommodations are available for students who are in the process of being assessed for a disability.