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Results related to: Employment / Shelby County
Mario (30), Physical disabilities, Shelby County
“Over time, I started to come out of my depression mode and I started to pursue what I wanted in life.”
Jess (25), Down syndrome, Shelby County
“That is probably the biggest worry of any parent who has a child with special needs. You want them to outlive you in one sense, but then you wonder what will happen.
Margo (27), Katherine Ann (25), developmentally delayed, Shelby County
“I am not a planner but my sister and my niece wish that I was since they might be guardians one day. I must plan for the future care of my daughters. This is very hard for me.
Deborah (42), Cerebral Palsy, Shelby County
“There’s not too much for people with disabilities to do in Memphis. To me, I think it could be better.
Kevin (12), Autism, Shelby County
“Kevin is looking forward to working just like anyone else.”