A Neighborhood Model of Accessibility: Re-Envisioning the Work of Accessibility Services

Author: SKloke

• On Location Team Lead with Accessibility Services- supports and oversees the 10 On Location (embedded) Accessibility Advisors within the University of Toronto • Implemented 5 weeks of core training for new Embedded Accessibility Advisors • Connected with key campus partners and academic staff during pre-, and current implementation stages of development to gauge effectiveness of model • Developed effective qualitative and quantitative surveys to measure efficacy of Embedded Accessibility Advisor model • Employed for 5 years as an Accessibility Advisor under a generalist model of disability support at another university within downtown Toronto