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Understand disability

To manage and support a person with a disability, it's critical to understand the disability and its potential impacts on a person's day-to-day activities. Every situation is different, so it's best to talk directly with the person in addition to using some of the following resources.

Anxiety

Autism

Blindness and low vision

Cerebral Palsy

Deafness and hearing impairment

Depression and bipolar disorder

Down Syndrome

Dyslexia

Epilepsy

Fragile X Syndrome

Muscular dystrophy

Multiple Sclerosis

Spinal cord injury