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Persons with Disabilities

Persons with Disabilities

Those are individuals regardless of age, with limited functioning including:

  • Physical mobility resulting from accidents or other circumstances that leave people bed or wheel chair bound; walking with the assistance of walkers, canes or other devices
  • Sensory impairments – hearing and vision
  • Mental retardation and/or mental illness
  • Cognitive impairments that limit an individual’s ability to function at his/her age appropriate ability, such as dyslexia and other learning difficulties in reading, writing and speaking
  • Difficulties functioning in day-to-day living as the result of brain injury

The NCF continues to work closely with: the Dunnottar School, Lady Gordon School, Soufriere and Vieux Fort Special Education Centre, to ensure that children with disabilities are able to attend school regularly.


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National Community Foundation
1st Floor Godfrey James Building
19-23 High Street
St Lucia

Tel: (758) 453-6661 / (758) 716-5992 / (758) 519-7227 
Fax: (758) 456-0997