A disability is an impairment that may be cognitive developmental intellectual mental physical sensory or some combination of theseit substantially affects a persons life activities and may be present from birth or occur during a persons lifetime disabilities is an umbrella term covering impairments activity limitations and participation restrictions.
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Making good decisions about sexuality is a critical part of adulthood but sometimes people with intellectual disabilities dont get the support or education they need to navigate this complex aspect of life.
Many health and social care professionals today feel untrained fearful and illequipped to support their disabled patients clients and service users in their sexual lives.
skills for people are delighted that we have obtained funding to enable newcastle families with disabled children to have a subsidised trip to see sleeping beauty at the gateshead international stadium on sunday 10th december 2017 at.
In the united states a linguistic movement has taken hold peoplefirst language is considered by many to be the most respectful and appropriate way to refer to those who were once called disabled handicapped or even crippledinstead of disabled person we are urged to say person with a disability instead of autistic person we should say.
people with hearing loss can dream of a future when hearing aids might also serve as wireless loudspeakers delivering clear customized sound from inside their ears.
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Earthquake coping with the aftermath can be a disaster too for people with disabilities by jim hammitt my god this is the big one was my first thought as i was jolted awake by the roaring and shaking of the northridge earthquake at 431 am on january 17 1994.