News

Keep up to date with the latest news from Disability Services.

  • Back row (left to right): Jessica Finley (Award-winning Assistant Walker), Sophie Mak (Award-winning Team Leader), Ella Robinson (Award-winning Note Taker), Tessa Paulin (Award-winning Note Taker), Rachael Nunn (Award-winning Note Taker), Courtney Butcher (Award-winning Note Taker), Ben Kieboom (Award-winning Note Taker).

Front row (left to right): Linda Trenberth (Vice Provost - Academic), Etta (Henrietta) Bollinger (Guest Speaker), Cat Watkins (Volunteer Coordinator, Disability Services).

Absent: Shivani Patel (Award-Winning Note Taker) and Michael Gar

    Celebrating Victoria Volunteers

    On Thursday 4 October, Disability Services held their annual Victoria Volunteers celebration and awards ceremony, which celebrated the contribution of nearly 200 Volunteer note takers, team leaders, van drivers and assistant walkers and recognised the efforts of 10 outstanding volunteers.

  • Jessica Finley

    Volunteers support fellow students

    Bachelor of Arts student Jessica Finley wanted to become more involved in the Victoria University of Wellington community outside of her classes, so she became a Vic Volunteer Assistant Walker for Disability Services.

  • Beth Noble sits at a desk working on a laptop

    Part of a community

    When Beth Noble was planning her undergraduate degree, her first priority was a visit to Disability Services at Victoria University.