PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE-Putting the person before the disability

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Do the words used to describe you have an impact on your life?  You bet!

PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE:  Eliminating old, prejudicial, and hurtful descriptors, can move us in a new direction. People First Language is not political correctness; instead, it demonstrates good manners, respect, and the Golden Rule. So, what does “People First” language mean to you?   What does it mean for you?

 

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