A reblog of Sophie’s post, Ask Jules, which discusses an agency who others support to students with a disability. Sophie highlights the process she had to go through with this agency and how much it helped her find personal assistants for university.
Ask Jules’ – agency enabling students with disabilities to go to university, giving them the crucial level of support before and during university.
As part of my open day at Southampton Solent University, I viewed an adapted room, similar to one, which I would be living in. The girl whose room we saw had a similar disability to mine; and needed the same amount of help.
During our viewing, the girl mentioned the agency ‘Ask Jules’ explaining that this agency enabled students with disabilities to go to university, giving them the crucial level of support before and during university.
Julie Pool and her family run the agency. She developed it herself after trying to find support for her son who has a physical disability who was about to embark on university himself.
After realising there was no such help out there, she saw a big gap in the market and…
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