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people collectively who are crippled or otherwise physically handicapped

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incapable of functioning as a consequence of injury or illness

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The UK s Disability Confident Campaign, launched in July 2013, targets employers and workforce attitudes to hiring disabled people.
A disabled candidate is running for the July 27 parliamentary elections as the disabled are demanding more support from the legislative authority so they can exercise their daily lives without feeling discrimination with their fellow citizens.
Work to address the problems of our disabled citizens is being carried out determinedly.
But I, being a disabled man of 30 years, would also like to counter some of the points she raised as well as complimenting her on a number of those points made as well.
Speaking at a symposium held in Ankara on the problems faced by disabled individuals and possible solutions, Minister Yildirim said that we should not forget the disabled individuals and those with a possibility to become disabled ones.
Shocking figures from The Employers Forum on Disability show the poverty rate for disabled adults in the UK is 30%, double that of non-disabled UK adults.
Samir Hanifa, head of the You Are Not Alone Department at the Disabled Children's Association, said the organization had been holding such meetings since 2004 and so far found jobs for 200 disabled youths over the age of 18.
According to the secretary of the Disabled Union, Hassan Mroue, "Had the activity been political or religious, we would have drawn a larger crowd.
The organization is authorized to represent, raise and collect funds for the Zahal Disabled Veterans Organization, which runs the Beit Halochem Centers in Israel and represents over 50,000 disabled Israeli veterans.
19 testimony, Violante told the commission that "there are no good answers" to the "complex and perplexing questions" that a lump sum program for disabled veterans would present.
According to Yell, it is designed to protect disabled children from discrimination.
Because serious injuries often do not manifest until long after an accident, the California court concluded that the insured's ability to work should not deprive him of coverage when the previously-hidden injury ultimately disabled the insured.
After struggling to find resources for disabled LGBT youth, Sweeney, who lives in Pasadena, Calif.
Each player is disabled but at the Sangam they have been taught not to let anything stop them from achieving their goals--or scoring runs.
Scott Gelber, "A 'Hard-Boiled Order': The Reeducation of Disabled WWI Veterans in New York City"
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