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An individual with a disability is defined as any person who:

  • has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities, (including walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning, working, caring for oneself, or performing manual tasks),
  • has a record of such impairment or
  • is regarded as having such an impairment.

Some physical or mental impairments are, but not limited to:

  • Attention Deficit -Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Deaf/Hearing Impairment
  • Specific Learning Disability (SLD)
  • Physical/Mobility Impairment 
  • Psychological/Psychiatric Disability
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Blind/Visual Impairment
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