8.13 Support for disabled people

This category covers information about Edinburgh Napier University's policies, procedures and support for disabled people, including information about accessibility of major buildings and services.

Disability policies

Our policies, procedures and guidelines relating to support for disabled people are covered by this category. Further information is provided under Categories 8.9 Human Resources and 8.12 Equality and Diversity and the webpage on disability support and wellbeing and support.

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Support structures

This category includes information describing our support structures for disability issues. The Student support intranet site contains information on the Diversity and Special Needs Services responsible for supporting students with special needs. The site includes advice on facilities, grants and disabled Student's allowance, and assessment for dyslexia and other learning needs.

Further information can be obtained from the Equality and Diversity webpage, the webpage on disability support and the staff intranet pages.

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Accessibility of buildings and services

Information about the accessibility of each of our main buildings and services is provided under this category. Accessibility reports on our campuses can be requested by email to foi@napier.ac.uk.

Edinburgh Napier's webpage on campus accessibility also includes a link to DisabledGo, an organisation that conducts accessibility audits for individual institutions and hosts this information on its website in a standard format.

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Contacts

The Disability & Inclusion team can be contacted by email to disabilityandinclusion@napier.ac.uk.

Strategies

See the institution's strategies for providing and improving support for disabled people and mechanisms for monitoring these. Further information on the HR intranet site.

Statistics

Summary statistics on support for disability within the University can be obtained by email to foi@napier.ac.uk.

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