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Results related to: 36 to 59 years / Transportation
Michael (42), Cerebral Palsy, Knox County
“'I’m a people person,' Michael says as he looks over to his long-time friend Jonathan and smiles, 'but I have to have assistance.'
Paul (47), Other, Davidson County
“He is most worried about being able to retire comfortably, because the extra cost of having a disability is not quite covered by the support he receives from the state alone.”
Rhonda (43), Cerebral Palsy, Davidson County
“My goal was to move here, to Nashville, and become totally independent.”
Danny (55), Other, Shelby County
“With him [Danny] being 55-years-old, it’s not like it was when he was born. Now, there’s help. There are programs and suggestions, but when he was born there was nothing.”
Kelly (Age 36), Cerebral Palsy, Wilson County
“I wish Kelly had been able to stay in school beyond the age of 22, because there was so little available for her once she got out.