Students we support
We support students with a range of disabilities, learning difficulties and other health and mental health conditions. We strongly encourage you to contact us to discuss how we can support you.
Specific learning difficulties (SpLDs)
These include, but are not limited to dyslexia, dyspraxia, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Mental health difficulties
These include, but are not limited to depression, anxiety, eating disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), bipolar affective disorder, personality disorders, or psychosis.
Autism spectrum conditions (ASCs)
This includes Asperger syndrome (AS) and high-functioning autism (HFA).
These include, but are not limited to visual or hearing impairment, blindness, or deafness (with or without British Sign Language as a first or preferred language).
These include, but are not limited to paralysis, scoliosis, chronic pain, difficulty walking, or using a wheelchair.
Ongoing health conditions
These include, but are not limited to arthritis, epilepsy, diabetes, cystic fibrosis, narcolepsy, repetitive strain injury (RSI), cancer, HIV, hepatitis, multiple sclerosis, Crohn’s disease, chronic pain, lupus, or chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME).
Other disabilities and conditions
If you have another disability, specific learning difficulty, health, or mental health difficulty, we strongly encourage you to contact us to talk about options for support.
How to access support
Getting a diagnosis
If you think you may have a disability or other condition, we can advise you on how to get a diagnosis.
Read the definition of disability under the Equality Act 2010.
Find out how to get help if you:
- have a temporary injury, such as a broken leg
- fall ill
- become pregnant
Contact us to discuss your needs and find out how we can help you.