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Diagnosis not needed to secure SNA support for children

Thousands of parents will no longer need to pay for a diagnosis of a disability in order to access special ne assistants (SNA) for their children under major changes to the €500 million scheme. The Department of Education is instead planning to automatically front-load 17,000 SNAs to schools in advance …

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Cancer diagnosis leaves family reeling

Not surprisingly, her youngest son’s illness has transformed their lives. Nothing is taken for granted, and things once considered routine have taken on new meaning, from weekly food shopping to the now rare trip to a movie. Advertisement “In order to care for my child, I had to leave my …

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Disabled man conceals HIV diagnosis from parents

DEAR ABBY – I’m a man in my early 30s who was born with a moderately severe form of cerebral palsy. This disability has always been a major part of my life. As a child, I used a wheelchair and had several surgeries on my legs that were somewhat traumatic. …

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