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When he was 6 months old, he was diagnosed with poliomyelitis. Because of his disability, it was hard for him to attend school so he had to abandon it when he was on second grade.

At his 15 years of age, Alberto started working as a mechanic helper so he could maintain himself and supply his needs. Thanks to his willing heart to go forward, today he has two jobs. Because of his condition, Alberto had to use different wheelchairs in his life, but he has never had one that is appropriate to his needs.

 

Son of a single mother, middle son of three. Suffers from Cerebral Palsy because of a strong fever he had when he only was 2 years old, which became in meningitis.

Ángel has never been to school, because he didn't have a way to get there. Because of her mom has to work to maintain her three children, Ángel has always been under her grandmother care.

 

Lives only with her mother in a poor condition; because of a bad performed surgery, her dad recently died.

She was born with Cerebral Palsy, her prognosis was that she wouldn’t survive for long. Because of her disability, she was never accepted in public schools; therefore, she didn’t receive education. However, Juanita, at her 32 years of age, works selling cosmetics nearby in her wheelchair. Even though she can’t read nor write, she knows how to count so she can do her selling.