Disability and Wellbeing Support - Hawke's Bay


 

We provide support across all EIT campuses and Learning Centres and are committed to providing an environment that gives you opportunities to achieve your maximum academic and personal potential.

 

Ko wai mātou? | Who are we?
Kei hea mātou? | Where are we?


Barbara West Student Disability & Wellbeing Advisor
,     
Karen MoraStudent Disability & Wellbeing Support Coordinator
,     
Vineeta Roy Student Disability & Wellbeing Learning Advisor

 

Hawkes Bay
Twist Library
L143
Monday - Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm
0800 22 55 348 ext. 5458
06 974 8000 ext. 5458
disabilityhb@eit.ac.nz






 

Tonoa he hui māu | Make an appointment to see us

If you’d like to use our service you can pop into your local campus Disability and Wellbeing Support office or make an appointment with us. See the Where are We section for contact details or download our registration form, complete it and email it to disabilityhb@eit.ac.nz and we'll be in touch. Click here to download the registration form.

 

Me pēhea mātau e tautoko i a koe? | How can Disability and Wellbeing Support help you?

Support is available for students with physical, mental, intellectual, sensory or learning impairments across all EIT campuses and Learning Centres. We are dedicated to providing an environment that gives students opportunities to achieve their maximum academic and personal potential.


We can offer services based on your learning needs such as:

  • Advice and guidance to access community services and resources
  • Accompany students to attend meetings with tutorial staff, community organisations, health professionals
  • Referrals
  • Access to apply for grants and funding for specialist equipment
  • Parking permits
  • Assistive technology
  • Ergonomic furniture and equipment
  • NZSL
  • Individual learning support
  • Note taking and study support
  • Alternative test and exam arrangements

Click here to access Kia Ōrite Achieving Equity. A Code of Practise for an Inclusive Tertiary Education Environment for Students with Impairments

 

Te noho matatapu | Confidentiality

Information provided to us is confidential. However we may need to talk with staff and external services to best meet your needs and we encourage you to talk with your programme coordinators and tutors early in your study.

 

Āheitanga | Accessibility

Our campus is wheelchair accessible.

 

Tūnga waka | Parking

We have accessible parking spaces on our Hawke’s Bay campus. Permits are available for full time and part time students and staff. Click here to apply for an EIT mobility parking permit.

For a general mobility parking permit, visit New Zealand CCS Disability Action .

 

Ngā pepatono āhei whakakiia e te tauira | Student forms

Listed below you will find the relevant forms related to our service:

Register with Disability and Wellbeing Support
Mobility Parking Permit
Request Extension of Assessments
Test Dyslexia Online


Mā wai kē atu koe e awhi? | Who else can help?

Click here to access EIT’s student services page or click on the icons below.

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