It is important to protect and improve access to education, regardless of the situation. The Pandemic has occassioned an increased use of digital resources and it is important that disabled students understand the support system that the university has in place for them. I will 1. Liaise with the enabling services, advice centres and relevant officers to create awareness of the support available to the them. 2. Advocate for focused and personalised support as generic policies or approaches will be unsuitable to cater to the specific needs of each student. 3. Regularly engage them to ensure that the office promptly captures their issues and assist to deliver quality academic experience. 4. Push for increased availability of assistive technology for their use. 5. provide multiple communication channels to receive feedback from disabled students and act on them quickly.
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