Disability Is a Cause and Consequence of Poverty - Talk Poverty

Disability Is a Cause and Consequence of Poverty

Disability is both a cause and consequence of poverty. It is a cause because it can lead to job loss and reduced earnings, barriers to education and skills development, significant additional expenses, and many other challenges that can lead to economic hardship. It is also a consequence because poverty can limit access to health care and preventive services, and increase the likelihood that a person lives and … Continue reading Disability Is a Cause and Consequence of Poverty