Special Needs

In order for us to better assess your needs, please fill out the Request for Services form at the Special Needs Office.

Description:

  • learning difficulties or disabilities
  • hyperactivity or attention deficit disorder
  • deaf or hearing impaired
  • blindness or partial blindness
  • limited mobility
  • mild traumatic brain injury
  • medical issues
  • psychological or mental health issues

Possible Accommodations:

  • extra time for tests and exams
  • sound amplification system
  • interpretation services
  • note taking (hand written or electronic)
  • hearing devices for classes, assignments, or evaluations
  • course load modification
  • computers with adaptive software
  • other accommodations based on needs assessment

Request for Services

Services for Students with Special Needs

Request for Services for Students with Special Needs Form

Contact

Denise Bellehumeur, 705-560-6673 or 1-800-361-6673, ext. 2130, dbellehumeur@collegeboreal.ca
TTY 705-521-6001 or contact a campus representative near you

Request Form

Transition Program

Un pas vers ta réussite – Transition Program – 2016 Form

Financial aid for students with special needs:

Up to $10,000/year

Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) offers financial aid to students with special needs in order to pay the cost of services or equipment required during their postsecondary studies. Students can receive up to $10,000/year.

Learning Strategies and Adaptive Software

Do you have a learning difficulty? You can get the support and training you need to help you face these learning challenges and overcome your obstacles.

Learning Strategies:

  • time management, study habits, note taking, etc.
  • accommodations based on your needs
  • troubleshooting and evaluation
  • coaching
  • defending your rights
  • becoming job ready

Adaptive Software:

  • Kurzweil
  • Word Q
  • Inspiration
  • Antidote
  • TextHelp Read & Write
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking

Request for Services

Services for Students with Special Needs
Request for Services for Students with Special Needs Form

Transition Program

Un pas vers ta réussite – Transition Program – 2016 Form

Contact

Marie-Eve Landry, 705-560-6673 or 1-800-361-6673, ext. 2864, marie-eve.landry@collegeboreal.ca
Or contact a campus representative near you

Request Form