Disability Supports and Services will prepare learners to apply a social, community-based model, emphasizing community inclusion for persons with diverse abilities. This program provides an opportunity to gain the skills necessary to support individuals in maximizing their strengths and removing barriers to full inclusion.
In this field, you are part of a multi-disciplinary team helping to support individuals to live full and rich lives and promote their full citizenship.
- Knowledge of various disabilities
- The philosophy and skills you need to empower your clients to live as independently as they can
- An understanding of your professional, legal and ethical responsibilities as a support worker in this field