Accessibility at Western

Western's Support Services

Equity and Human Rights Services

Equity and Human Rights Services (EHRS) is dedicated to making Western an equitable, safe and supportive environment for all members of the University Community. This service provides assistance to all members of Western’s community, including student, staff or faculty members. Persons with disabilities may contact EHRS for more information on the University's harassment and discrimination policies, employment equity and diversity, and other human rights related issues.

Equity and Human Rights Services is located in Somerville House, Room 2319. For more information visit the Equity and Human Rights Services website.

Rehabilitation Services

Rehabilitation Services promotes employee health and wellness and strives to minimize the impact associated with disability throughout the organization. The services, available to faculty and staff, include injury prevention programs, work accommodation, implementation and evaluation of return-to-work programs and ergonomics services. Rehabilitation Services is located in the Support Services Building - Room 4159. For more information visit the Rehabilitation Services website.

Western Libraries

Western Libraries strives to provide a welcoming and comfortable environment for all library users to engage in research and scholarship. To enhance the accessibility of the library locations for persons with disabilities, Western Libraries offer library facilities, assistive technology, audio guides, reference services, and retrieval and photocopying of material. For more information visit the Library Accessibility webpage.