• Disability, Mental Well-being and Learning Difficulties Support

    Our Engagement Advisors for Disability, Mental Well-being, and Learning Difficulties are here to help you if you have a disability, specific learning need (i.e. dyslexia), or are struggling with mental well-being. We can tailor our support to your specific needs.

    Our team are dedicated to supporting your needs. Here are a few of the services we offer:

    • specialised equipment
    • pastoral care
    • confidential support
    • in-class support 
    • assignments and exams support (Reader/Writer, quiet exam room)
    • helping your tutors find the right learning method to suit you
    • transitioning into further study or employment 
    • Assistance when applying for funding of assistive technology


    We can meet with you (and your whanau or support) to make a Study Support Plan which can help you connect with the best people to help you develop the skills and support you need.
    We can advocate on your behalf with faculty and help you to connect with external support providers


    To make an appointment call 0800 141 121 or by email lss@wandw.ac.nz or visit a Student Helpdesk.

  • Meet the Team

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