Disability Services

Welcome to Disability Services. MCC aims to provide an inclusive campus that is accessible to all students, including those with disabilities. Disability Services is committed to serving the diverse student population at MCC by promoting full participation and equal opportunity for students with disabilities to pursue higher education. We look forward to working with you.

MCC Disability Services is available both on campus and remotely to support students with disabilities. if you prefer a remote appointment, please download Microsoft Teams prior to the meeting.  Microsoft Teams allows us to conduct appointments with both video and audio.  Students can download Office 365 for free through myCommNet, which includes Microsoft Teams.  Here are instructions on how to download Microsoft Teams:

If you are new to MCC and are seeking services because of a disability, or are a current student seeking services, the first step is to send us documentation of your disability. Visit the Documentation Requirements page for more information.

Next, please email both Joseph Navarra and Amy Anderson regarding your interest in receiving services.  We will email you instructions on how to send us your records, in addition to the intake questions that we will need answered before we can schedule an initial meeting.  After we review your records and the answers to your intake questions, one of our staff will contact you at your MCC email to schedule an appointment.

Mission Statement

Manchester Community College is committed to providing equal access to students with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

Disabilities services at MCC are designed to help you develop strategies that will help you succeed in college. Our services will help remove obstacles to the learning process that are related to your disability. Ultimately, our aim is to provide reasonable accommodations to provide you with the same opportunity to learn as any other student on campus.

Access Off-campus Mental Health Care

We partner with ThrivingCampus to make it easier for you to connect with off-campus mental health care.

Visit manchestercc.thrivingcampus.com from your computer or mobile device.

  • Browse and filter providers based on your needs and preferences
  • Get answers to common questions
  • Reach out to community providers and connect with mental health care

Contact Information

If you have worked with us in the past, please email the individual provider with whom you originally had your intake appointment:

Provider name Provider email
Amy Anderson aanderson@manchestercc.edu
Georgette Hyman ghyman@manchestercc.edu
Joseph Navarra jnavarra@manchestercc.edu
Kathleen Royce kroyce@manchestercc.edu

If you do not remember who your provider is, you can contact Joseph Navarra at jnavarra@manchestercc.edu or 860-512-3592 and he will direct you to the appropriate staff member.

Office Location:
Student Services Center, SSC L131

Disability Services
Great Path, MS #8
P.O. Box 1046
Manchester, CT 06045

Phone: 860-512-3590
Fax: 860-512-3591