Practice and Challenges of Supporting University Students with Disabilities in Response to COVID-19
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Hiroshima Jogakuin University established the Support Center for Students with Special Needs in April 2014, and students with various disabilities have been supported there since then. This article describes the number of students with disabilities who have been supported, the types of disabilities, and how they have been supported. In addition, it reports the cases in which reasonable accommodations have been provided under COVID-19 since 2020 and addresses the problems. As a result, it has been found that a means for preventing isolation and loneliness of the students with disabilities is necessary.
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