Letters to the Editor

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Tag: help disabled

March
31st

STATE BUDGET: Fund help for most fragile

I hope the state Legislature does not cut life support for our most vulnerable people.

My developmentally disabled daughter is 42 years old and lives at home with her dad and me. She has 18 medical conditions as listed on her DSHS individual support plan, including mental illness and diabetes. She has 18 prescription medicines and takes almost all of them daily to keep her alive and as healthy as possible.

My husband and I have dedicated our lives to her care, and it takes both of us each day and all day for this care. We advocate for her

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