AccessAbility Services is made up of a team of Disability Support Coordinators, Disability Administrators and Sessional Assessors. We will support and assist anyone with a disability, including specific learning difficulties, mental health needs and with physical and unseen disabilities.
We can advise on Disabled Student Allowances, accessibility issues and a wide range of support and adjustments to meet the individual needs of students. We also offer a diagnostic service for students who think they may have a specific learning difficulty.
Reasonable adjustments in assessment guidance has been developed to provide information for students (PDF, file size: 1.34MB) and information for staff (PDF, file size: 1.43MB) . The guidance provides clear and concise information around all aspects of reasonable adjustments including:
This topic list is not exhaustive – for more information, please access the relevant guidance
The Service is also home to the Staffordshire Regional Access Centre. The centre undertakes DSA Study Needs Assessments in Stoke, Stafford or Shrewsbury for any student who is in receipt of Disabled Students Allowances, no matter where they're studying.
30-minute appointments available Monday - Friday 10.00 – 15.00
Appointments bookable online via our Disability Services booking form.The appointment will be via telephone or Microsoft Teams unless you have been asked to come to campus.
Our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond to your email promptly.
We are open Monday - Friday from 9am until 5pm and have an answer phone service out of office hours.
Stoke-on-Trent AccessAbility ServicesU001 Trent Building Leek Road Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2DE Telephone: +44 (0)1782 294977
Stafford AccessAbility Services BL014, Ground Floor Centre of Excellence Stafford Blackheath Lane Stafford ST18 0YB Telephone: +44 (0)1782 294977
Browser does not support script.