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People with cognitive disabilities - mental handicaps, brain damage or dementia - experience difficulties coping with daily life.
There he would take the time to visit, play with and present small gifts to Korean children who suffered from severe physical and mental handicaps.
In 2002, the Supreme Court ruled against executing mentally disabled convicts but left it to individual states to determine what constitutes a mental handicap.
95 Paperback RM930 A reprint from 1967, this volume studies the experiences of people in one physical rehabilitation program who have been judged unable to live on their own due to physical or mental handicaps and have no family, friends, or social agents willing to give them a home.
The Association for the Welfare of People with Mental Handicaps (AWPMH) organised the opening ceremony, which was attended by Cyprus' First Lady Elsi Christofia, mayors, government officials and families of `the handicapped people.
Uptown Bill's is a crazy version of Cheers, a place where people with physical and mental handicaps can hang out, a place "where everybody knows your name.
Before Live Aid local pop megastars Duran Duran played to a screaming home crowd in July 1983 at Villa Park in front of Prince Charles and Princess Diana to raise money for mental handicap charity Mencap.
In the Netherlands there are cases of ending life of patients with a mental handicap and with dementia.