To live independently, those with MD will need support in various areas, from finance and education to finding an appropriate property. One of the biggest concerns will be finding and paying for care facilities. These three organizations can help:
For a more comprehensive list of resources for young adults with muscular dystrophy visit the MDA.org site.
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