Disability Services

Disability services are provided through the Glenn Crombie Centre for Student Support  located at our Barrydowne Campus.

Supporting Every Student

The Glenn Crombie Centre is a multi-service complex that promotes accessibility and success for students within the Cambrian community. This state-of-the-art facility is entirely accessible including phones (TTY), personal care rooms, computer lab, testing rooms, and accessible washrooms. With over 12 000 square feet, the Centre boasts a fully equipped PC/Mac computer lab with assistive technology for student use and training.

The following are some of the support services available for students with a documented disability or suspected disability:

  • Specialized orientation programs for students with disabilities to get a “head start” on the college experience and support their short- and long-term academic success.
  • Personal Care Rooms with wall-mounted lifts and accessible toilet and shower facilities.
  • Alternative print material and access to note taking and interpreter services.
  • Training and access to a wide variety of assistive technologies (i.e., speech recognition and screen-reading software, digital recorders, technical aids, organizational software FM systems).
  • Academic advising and support for testing or classroom accommodations.
  • Learning Skills Advisors for assistance with learning strategies.
  • Psycho-educational assessments as required provided by the Northern Ontario Assessment and Resource Centre located at Cambrian College above The Glenn Crombie Centre.

To book an appointment with a Disability Advisor or for more information, please contact us at 705-566-8101, ext. 7420, or email disabilityservices@cambriancollege.ca.