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Disability Resource Service Team

Information about the Disability Resource Service

Download Handbook (PDF, 479KB)

Disability Support Team

Directory for community services (Canterbury)

http://www.newzealanders.org: a website for the disability community

Disability Support Team

Insider's Guide to UC archive

Read through the Insider's Guide archives

NZSL in use in class in 2015

Learn New Zealand Sign Language

To register your interest for the NZSL Course in Term 4 please email disabilities@canterbury.ac.nz

‘History allows us not only to learn about the past, but also to learn about the present...’

Joshua Smith Studying towards a BA in History
Interviewer, Colmar Brunton
(read profile)

Disability Resource Service News

New Zealand Sign Language Courses 2016 - Terms 3 & 4

NZSL course for Term 3 is now full.

For more information or to register your interest for Term 4 please email disabilities@canterbury.ac.nz.
Courses are open to UC students and staff.

The latest DRS Information Handbook

Please download our 2016 Disability Resource Service Handbook - printable and also formatted for screen reading software.

If you would like a printed hardcopy please come in and see us - they are available at reception.

Spinal Cord Injury Research: Seeking volunteers

UC PhD student Cindy Allison is seeking participants with spinal cord injuries for the final phase of her doctoral research. Please click here for more informtion on the research and how to take part.

One of UC's Latest Graduates

Celebrating UC Graduate Success: Christchurch Mail: Blind graduate lands ideal first position and The Press.

DRS Student Satisfaction Survey 2015 - Read What Students had to Say

Our end of year survey presents general statistics and testimonials from DRS students in 2015 covering the specialist service and the general learning environment for students with disabilities at UC.

Student Survey Results 2015

Research and Information

ADHD Micronutrient Research

UC psychology graduate Dr Heather Gordon's study demonstrates the clinical benefit, feasibility and safety of broad-spectrum micronutrients in the treatment of childhood ADHD.

World Spotlight on UC ADHD Micronutrient Research

University of Canterbury Students are promoting mental health as a "Resource for Life"

Please see article on Stuff.co.nz: Amble Through the Gardens for the Good of Mind and Body


DRS Archive

See what we have been doing in past years - have a look at our Archive!

 

 

 

  • disabilities@canterbury.ac.nz
    Phone: +64 3 364 2350 or ext 6350
  • Physical Address
    General Enquiries to Room 214J
    Level 2 
    Puaka-James Hight Building
    University of Canterbury
  • Postal Address
    Disability Resource Service
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800
    Christchurch
    New Zealand