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Explanation

A room for where people can go if they have any form of disability, anxiety or any other medical issues.
The idea of the room would be a place where people can go if they feel overwhelmed, nervous or if they need quiet time or space to relax.
The room can also be used as a safe place if students feel that they need to go somewhere where it is quiet, where there are no crowds etc.

Status

A sensory room for people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, or anxiety

This Idea for Change opened on 6 Nov 2018 and closes on 20 Nov 2018.

34 students voted on this Idea, giving a score of +52.

This Idea for Change was passed to the Student Change team for action:

  • 22 Jan 2019: Sensory room equipment has been signed off for order (for this Idea, and Idea 004), and we hope to complete this Idea soon. We expect to provide further updates on this Idea before 12 Feb 2019. 
  • 11 March 2019: Equipment has arrived at the SU and the Create Change team and Diversity Officer have located a potential room. We are now in discussions about arranging the room for use. We expect to provide further updates on this Idea before 25 March 2019. 
  • 07 May 2019: A PO has been raised for further sensory items that would kit out the room. A room has been sourced and facilities will be contacted once the items have been ordered so the room can be made readily available when the items arrive. We expect to provide further updates on this Idea before 28 May 2019.
 
 

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Adam Southall
10:31am on 21 Nov 18 This Idea for Change has closed, but comments are still open for discussion on the progress of this Idea.
Wendy Jean Richards
10:52am on 14 Nov 18 Great idea, good for so many different people.
Rebecca Dutneall
4:22am on 14 Nov 18 It has already been put forward. Could we hammocks too!
Alice Bycroft
3pm on 12 Nov 18 This same idea was put up in septemver. Its a really good idea
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