developmentally challenged

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people collectively who are mentally retarded

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She also conducts storytelling in rural areas, hospitals, and for developmentally challenged children, as well as puppet-making workshops using eco-friendly products.
In the past, the Philippines has been considered as one of the developmentally challenged economies in Asia and it's good that we are seeing a change in perception and the Philippine government is right on track in introducing the right policy and to go through the process to make sure that whatever policy gets introduced, the key beneficiary is the private sector and the people," Hin said.
After the couple passed away, their daughter Kathleen, gave up her career and returned home to take care of her developmentally challenged siblings, currently range in age from 20 to 25 years old, so that they would not be placed in a group home or institution.
Whether it's supporting programs that encourage active, healthy kids or providing grants to families with physically or developmentally challenged children through its corporate charity President's Choice Children's Charity, Loblaw is a natural fit with the ROM's School Visits Bursary Program.
Because the property was low, the village declared it developmentally challenged, which gave Lauterbach Group state tax exemption on the bond.
I work with good people," said Ramuno, who works with developmentally challenged children at the Child Development Institute in Woodland Hills.
2005 Resie O'Donnell stars as Beth, a feisty but developmentally challenged woman who spends her days riding city buses, in CBS's Riding the Bus With My Sister.
From older people to those who are developmentally challenged, Walgreens has gone out of its way over the years to hire a diverse workforce in its stores and behind the scenes.
New chapters in this completely revised and updated third edition illustrate the power of mutual aid processes in dealing with children traumatized by the events of September 11, adult survivors of sexual abuse, parents with developmentally challenged children, people with AIDS in substance recovery, and mentally ill older adults.
It's also the people completing one-year or two-year professional and technical programs, people getting their GEDs and developmentally challenged students marking another small step toward a personal goal.
Sheila's faith is at times deeply profound despite the fact that she is developmentally challenged.
Burly, modified-mohawk-do'd Dean (Guy Ray Pocowatchit) sets off for a regional powwow with athletic, angry, half-white Mark (Mark Wells) and guileless, vaguely developmentally challenged Joey (helmer Rodrick).
These include the founding of a school for developmentally challenged children in Houston run by his wife, Ruth, and fund-raising for students at the Monk Hillmeyer golf tournaments in Florida.
The private, for-profit agency has operated in Peterborough for more than a decade, and grew to 21 homes dealing with emotionally disturbed children aged 12 years and up, developmentally challenged children and adults, persons with brain injuries and other disabilities, young offenders and sex offenders referred by mental health and other social agencies.
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