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Disability Resource Center

Disability Resource Center

The DSPS office has staff that are sensitive to fragrances: cologne, perfume, and scented lotions. Please be aware of that when coming for your appointments. We are here to serve everyone!

Disability Resource Center  (DRC)   
Location: E-251
Phone:  (510) 464-3428
here is a photo of a student and counselor in the dsps office

Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 9AM to 4PM, Friday 9AM – 3PM.
Closed 12-1pm for lunch (appointments are available)

What is DSPS?  Disabled Students Program and Services (DSPS) offers a variety of services to facilitate the success of students with disabilities in reaching their educational goals.

Support services are determined by a DSPS counselor for students with various disabilities as indicated by the verification of disability. Contact DSPS for an intake   appointment.

A student may be provided accommodations or services such as, but not limited to, the following:

  • Exam accommodations
  • Assessment for learning disabilities
  • Alternate media
  • Adaptive technologies
  • Interpreter services
  • Scribe/Reader
  • Faculty liaison
  • Priority registration
  • Specialized counseling
  • Specialized instruction
  • Success Workshops

 

What is Laney Community College’s policy regarding students with disabilities?  It is the policy and practice of Laney Community College that otherwise qualified students having disabilities be authorized academic accommodations, adjustments, and auxiliary aids to ensure access and opportunity to all of the college services, programs and activities.  Laney DSPS was established to more fully accommodate the academic and support needs of students with disabilities as mandated by Section 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

 

SUCCESS WORKSHOPS!!!

Come learn more about accommodations, DSPS, advocacy, and many other things that help DSPS students!

When:

Thursday, 02/20/20              Thursday   04/09/20

 Thursday, 03/12/20              Thursday   04/23/20

Thursday, 03/26/20              Thursday   05/07/20

Where: E-261 (High Tech Center)

Why:

 1. TO BEST SUPPORT YOUR NEEDS.

2.  TO LEARN HOW LANEY DSPS CAN SUPPORT YOU.

3.  TO DISCUSS THE LATEST AND GREATEST!!