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Barriers to Free-Living for Seniors with Disability | Saint Giles ?>

Barriers to Free-Living for Seniors with Disability | Saint Giles

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines barriers as beyond physical hindrances. This covers all the factors and possible reasons in one’s physical environment, whether they are present or absent in certain situations that will limit or prevent functionality in an individual’s life. (https://unsplash.com/search/photos/wheelchair?photo=P3ePH4bnbcs) Some of these aspects include inaccessible environment, lack of useful and practical technology and devices, negative attitudes of normal people towards disabled individuals, and discrimination by the general public and its policies. For these apparent reasons, non-government…

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