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The Challenges Of The Disabled Population

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One of the dilemmas we, as a society, are faced with is how to help our disabled population. There are many disable people in our country, both, physically or mentally, and they need assistance, and someone to help guide them in finding that assistance. It is my desire to become one of those individuals, providing assistance to those who need it. I was born in Springdale, Arkansas, and was raised in Oklahoma City. Growing up, I attended two private schools, Gospel Tabernacle Academy in Spencer, OK, and Bethel Christian Academy in Choctaw, OK. I acquired my diploma by taking the General Education Diploma test at Rose State College in Del City, OK in 1981. I immediately went to work cleaning houses for my mother, who owned her own business. I worked at a couple other places until I got married. During that time I had two daughters, one of which is physically disabled. I divorced and remarried in the next three years, at which time I had a son. Shortly after he was born, I was divorced again. I spent the next twenty-one years putting all of my efforts into raising my children. At which time, I decided to go back to school, I completed my Associate’s degree in May of 2013 and my Bachelor’s degree in December of 2015. I want to continue my education at a graduate school. I have always had the desire to get a higher education, to be an example to my children. I am the first in my family to finish getting a Bachelor’s degree and it is my desire to continue my education even
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