BE A CHANGEMAKER:
About a quarter of all adults — and around 40 percent of Americans 65 and older — have a disability of some kind. It’s not an abstraction … disability is a part of every family story. And while shame and stigma have often shadowed those stories, these organizations shine a light of care, compassion and support.
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Adults in the United States live with a disability.
26% of adults in the entire United States have some type of disability.
Adults age 65 or older have a disability
- CDC :Center for Disease Control