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Disability Rights Human Rights Watch

Disabilities might be cognitive, developmental, intellectual, mental, physical, sensory, or a combination of several things. Disabilities can be present from birth or can be acquired throughout a person’s lifetime. Historically, disabilities have only been recognized primarily based on a narrow set of criteria—however, disabilities are not binary and can be present unique qualities depending on the individual. Moreover, lawmakers need to have to advance policies that pave the way for all persons to have access to inexpensive and accessible housing, transportation, health care, and nutrition. Waiting lists for services exist mainly because states, by means of their Medicaid applications, can...