Why is it that handicapped aren't expected to do anything?

I have had epilepsy since I was three and began wearing glasses at age 2. I have worn contacts since age 20/ I have always wanted to make something out of myself. My parents, assistant principal never told me not to achieve. I couldn't achieve anything in the technical colleges that I attended; I couldn't get out of basic classes. The job, at which I excelled most, was the one at Ryan's Steakhouse. I was there for nine years,but had to quit do to so many seizures. I loved making my own money. It was actually just brought to my attention that the handicapped aren't expected to do for themselves. We, with disabilities, need to be able to do for ourselves to some capacity.. What about when our parents die?

Asked By: Enigma - 11/6/2010
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I don't know what country your from, so I can only talk from what I see and know living here in the UK. I would have thought all other big major countries would have been more like my own, but by what you are saying, it appears not, and yes I feel so sorry for you. True you have a disability, I do now but just from... More
Answered By: Billie - 11/6/2010
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I don't know what country you are in. I am in the US, I have worked with the disabled for 18 years... More
Answered By: cardimom - 11/6/2010
i have epilepsy im on meds but i take mega advantage of it at uni. someone with a disability gets extra times in exams, extra time on assignment, and if you quit a course and dont want to pay, or you fail a course i can write to them with my med certificate that i struggled with my epilepsy this semester and thats why... More
Answered By: Iamhere Again - 11/6/2010
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