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Social exclusion, loneliness and a lack of friends present many issues

Social exclusion, loneliness and a lack of friends present many people with intellectual disability with a health and well-being triple jeopardy consequences. This includes being more likely to be unemployed long term, have mental health problems, lack a voice in their community and have fewer support Networks from friends. 103 more words

The Digital Journal

I have a journal on my computer, I started it in 2013 when I lived at my parents house in Lincoln, NE. The entries on it have dwindled between 2013 and 2018, but every now and then I did write shit down, more or less to give myself someone to bitch to, even if it was myself. 1,046 more words

Handicapped

People Are Good [Journal 1-9-17]

Phil Lober – The Honor In Her Efforts.

So, I heard a piece of gossip today, at work, that upset me in a rare way. First, I’ll admit: being a person whom feels that social order requires a liberal application of judicially-sanctioned execution, I will occasionally and happily imagine.. 541 more words

Work

BLIND WOMAN SUES JEWELRY CO, FASHION RETAILERS FOR NOT BEING HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE ONLINE: SKI RESORTS BEWARE

NYP: “A blind Manhattan woman recently filed individual lawsuits against more than 30 businesses she says are not handicap accessible online.
Maria Mendizabal, who is legally blind, claims that the Web sites for companies such as Nike, 24 Hour Fitness, De Beers, Barney’s, Donna Karan, and Kleinfeld Bridal aren’t compatible with screen-reading software that translates the written content into either audio or Braille. 57 more words

Politics

Tryna Be Festive

I have this horrible cold. I am using subliminal beats to hopefully overcome it. So far its not working. I am dreading going to sleep later on. 86 more words

Lifestyle

a Christmas wish for the whole year round

When we look upon the terminally ill, the old, the weak, the handicapped, the horribly deformed, the disfigured, the blind, those with Down’s syndrome, the abandoned, and the unwanted among us, let us remember that in each shell of a body there is an immortal soul. 6 more words

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