APPLY NOW | REGISTRATION | ACADEMICS | STUDENT SERVICES | ABOUT SFCC | COMMUNITY | A-Z INDEX JACKJACK Login

Disability Services - Important Resources

typingThere are resources on and off campus that may be helpful to you. Below is a list of some of the Campus, Community, and On-line Resources that assist students with disabilities.

Campus Resources

Academic Advising provides academic counseling, career counseling, transfer advising. For more information call 428-1270 or wac@sfcc.edu.

Counseling Services provides personal counseling, academic counseling, career counseling, transfer advising, and life planning. The goal of the counseling services department is to improve your retention and persistence at SFCC. For more information call 428-1682 or janelle.johnson@sfcc.edu.

The Library provides a variety of services that support and complement the instructional programs of the institution. Learning materials and research assistance are available. Additional services include Internet access, passports to other libraries, study rooms for quiet or group study, reference assistance, and interlibrary loan services. Call 428-1352.

Tutoring Center offers free tutoring. Tutors can help with reading, writing, study skills, Spanish, science, mathematics and computer applications. Tutoring is available by appointment or on a walk-in basis. Call 505-428-1260.

TRiO program offers an array of support services for students who are first generation college students OR have a documented disability OR qualify based on financial aid. For more information call 505-428-1364.

Adult Education provides free instruction in reading, writing, math, GED preparation, and English as a Second Language. AE services are open to all community residents who are no longer enrolled in a public high school program. 505-428-1356, abe@sfcc.edu

Other campus resources include financial aid, student employment, child care, small business support, and literacy, to name a few.

Community Resources

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation - 505-827-3536

New Mexico Commission for the Blind - 505-827-3768

New Mexico Commission of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing - 827-7584

Relay New Mexico (operator-assisted calling for the deaf) - 1-800-659-1779

New Mexico Learning Disabilities Association - 505-255-8234

Santa Fe Community Guidance Center - 505-986-9633

Santa Fe Rape Crisis Center - 988-1951

Crisis Response Line - 505-820-6333

On-line Resources and Websites

Disability Law Site: Disability Rights Education Defense Fund www.dredf.org

Center for Independent Living - http://www.cilberkeley.org

Family Village - www.familyvillage.wisc.edu

General Disability Link - http://www.lookingglass.org

LD Pride Online - www.ldpride.net

World Association of Persons with Disabilities - www.wapd.org

Children & Adults with ADD/Hyperactivity Disorder - http://www.chadd.org

Health coverage and benefits for workers - http://www.disabilitybenefits101.org

Job Accommodation Network - http://janweb.icdi.wvu.edu

National Center for Learning Disabilities - http://www.ld.org

U.S. Department of Justice: ADA Home Page - http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/adahom1.htm

The Boulevard is a Resource Directory of products and services for the Disabled, Elderly, Caregivers and Healthcare Professionals - http://www.blvd.com

Deaf and disabled Telecommunications Program distributes telecommunications equipment and services for individuals certified as having functional limitations of hearing, vision,mobility, speech and/or interpretation of information - www.ddtp.org

For more information, please contact Disability Services, 505-428-1186 or 505-428-1455, vaune.hegmann@sfcc.edu.

Santa Fe Community College | 6401 Richards Ave. | Santa Fe, New Mexico 87508 | 505-428-1000
Empower Students, Strengthen Community. | Empoderar a los Estudiantes, Fortalecer a la Comunidad.