University of Manitoba - Student Affairs - Student Advocacy, Student Accessibility Services and PlayCare Centre
Student Advocacy, Student Accessibility Services and PlayCare Centre

Student Advocacy
520 UMSU University Centre
Phone: 204-474-7423
Fax: 204-474-7567
umanitoba.ca/student/advocacy

Contact
Phone
Title
Heather Morris 204-474-7423 Acting Director
Robin Cancilla 204-474-9600 Assistant to Acting Director
Meghan Menzies 204-474-7423 Student Advocate
Julia Osso 204-474-7423 Student Advocate
Matthew Carvell 204-474-7423 Student Advocate
Rebecca Kunzman 204-474-7423 Junior Student Advocate
Jocelle Cuvos 204-474-7423 Confidential Intake Assistant
Nadine Dankwart 204-474-7423 Student Office Assistant


Student Accessibility Services
Administrative Offices
520 UMSU University Centre
Phone: 204-474-7432
Fax: 204-474-7567
umanitoba.ca/student/saa/accessibility

Direct service, information and referral source for students with disabilities, i.e. registration assistance, exam and test accommodation, on-campus transportation, elevator keys, TTY

Contact
Phone
Title
Carolyn Christie 204-474-9736 Director
Robin Cancilla 204-474-9600 Assistant to the Director
Jocelle Cuvos 204-474-7423 Confidential Intake Assistant
Jamie Penner 204-474-9694 Senior Accessibility Specialist
Shanda Vitt 204-474-7441 Senior Accessibility Specialist
Sarah Hiebert On leave Accessibility Advisor
Eleni Wener 204-480-1086 Accessibility Advisor
Rakshya KC 204-474-7002 Accessibility Advisor
Caitlin Dyck 204 474-7165 Accommodation Assistant


Student Accessibility Services
Assistive Technology Lab
335 UMSU University Centre
Phone: 204-391-4452
Fax: 204-474-7567
umanitoba.ca/student/saa/accessibility

Contact
Phone
Title
Jeff Buhse 204-391-4452 Assistive Technologist


Student Accessibility Services
Test Exam Centre
155 UMSU University Centre
Phone: 204-474-6213
Fax: 204-261-7732
umanitoba.ca/student/saa/accessibility

Contact
Phone
Title
Lauren Friesen 204-474-6879 Test Centre Administrator


PlayCare Centre
109 University College
Phone: 204-474-6949
Fax: 204-261-0021
umanitoba.ca/student/saa/playcare

  • Licensed Day care available on a student-first basis.
  • Full-day, half-day care provided.
  • 24-hour notice required.
Contact
Phone
Title

Marlynn Childs

204-474-6949

Coordinator

Lori Reuther

204-474-6949

Child Care Worker

Marian Siemens 204-474-6949 Child Care Worker
In Case of Evacuation -
PlayCare's Cell Phone: 204-771-3444 or Campus Security: 204-474-9312.
Families please call for location.