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In this section, you will find some short films and links to information about the role of the DRC and its staff.

Further information on the DRC can be found at disability or have a look at the virtual tour


Introduction to the Disability Resource Centre


John Harding, Head of the Disability Resource Centre

being interviewed by

Anna Ward, Cambridge SU Disabled Students’ Officer


Introduction to the Senior DRC Advisers
         Meet the Senior Disabilities Advisers

Helen Duncan

Senior Adviser, Neurodiversity                    


Eleanor Girt-Izod

Senior Disability Adviser             


Introduction to the DRC Advisers

Meet the Advisers:  Deb Taylor

Deb Taylor

Disability Adviser

Supporting disabled students in the following


Christ's, Clare Hall, Homerton, Hughes Hall,

Jesus, Murray Edwards, Pembroke, Peterhouse,

St Catharine's.

Meet the Adviser:   Aless McCann 

Aless McCann

Disability Adviser

Supporting disabled students in the following


Corpus Christi, Darwin, Gonville and Caius, King's,

Magdalene, Robinson, Selwyn, St John's, Trinity Hall.     

Sally Ivens

Disability Adviser

Supporting disabled students in the following colleges:

Churchill, Downing, Fitzwilliam and Wolfson.


Meet the Advisers: Rachel Demery

Rachel Demery

Disability Adviser

Supporting disabled students in the following colleges:

Clare, Emmanuel, Girton, Lucy Cavendish, Newnham, St Edmund's.

Joanna Hastwell

Autism Adviser

Supporting students with Autism

Meet the Advisers: Helen Duncan

Helen Duncan

Senior Adviser, Neurodiversity

Supporting students with specific learning difficulties, studying Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences and in the Judge Business School 

Meet the Advisers  Kenneth Ewing, Specific Learning Difficulties Adviser

Ken Ewing

Specific Learning Difficulties Adviser

Supporting students with specific learning difficulties, studying Biological and Physical Sciences, Clinical and Veterinary Medicine, Geography, Divinity and Technology, and Engineering.

Eleanor Girt-Izod

Senior Disability Adviser

Supporting disabled students in the following colleges:

Sidney Sussex, Trinity.

Meet the Advisers  John Harding  Head of DRC   Disability Adviser for Queens' College, Cambridge John Harding

Head of Centre

Supporting disabled students at Queens' College.

Meet the Assistive Technology Manager: Darran Bryant

Darran Bryant

Assistive Technology Manager

Further information and advice on assistive technology and support for students can be found on the DRC website