The Disability Services office is providing services remotely and is available through virtual meeting for your comfort and convenience.

To request accommodations and/or information in alternative formats, email or call 218-733-7650 or (MRS/TTY) 800-627-3529.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Seizure Smart Training with the Epilepsy Foundation of MN

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2020 – 2:00-3:00 PM

Presenter: Lisa Peterson
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 989 8170 3915
Passcode: 031327

This training is free and open to all LSC staff and students. Please encourage your students to attend as you see fit! This would be a great training to offer extra credit to students for attending!

Topics covered in this training:

  • What is epilepsy?
  • Recognize and respond to 4 most common types of seizures, triggers, & treatment options
  • What are possible impacts of epilepsy, considerations for school & work setting regarding disclosure, ADA and reasonable accommodations.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email Georgia.robillard@lsc.edu or Roxanne.Frederick@lsc.edu

LSC provides access to programs, services, and activities to students with documented disabilities, as required by law. Reasonable accommodations may include test taking accommodations, alternative text, early registration, sign language interpreters and adaptive equipment.

Disabilities staff design accommodation plans to meet the individual needs of each student. Each accommodation plan is arranged on a case-by-case basis. Services that are available based on documented needs include, but are not limited to:

  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Advocacy Training
  • Assistive Listening Devices
  • Auxiliary Aids (Note takers, Audio Tapes, Braille)
  • Early Registration
  • Enlargements
  • Ergonomic Tools
  • Scribing Services
  • Sign Language Interpreters
  • Testing Accommodations
  • Textbooks on Tape

Community and campus resources and referrals are offered through Disability Services. Campus services available to all students include: counseling, advising, tutoring, support groups, health services, placement, and Physical Therapy Assistant clinic.