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    We have a dry connection. So it ONLY provides...

    We have a dry connection. So it ONLY provides internet, no dial tone nothing. We pay for our own internet. Thank you for that suggesting nukecad
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    Thanks for your info. I'm very surprised too that...

    Thanks for your info. I'm very surprised too that they don't have a mobile version. My wife and I just can't justify a third phone (each of us has our own cell), especially since we'd never use it!...
  3. Thread: New to all this

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    Thank you guys, I've read a lot on your ESA and...

    Thank you guys, I've read a lot on your ESA and PIP issues, and I'm actually preparing to write a letter explaining how my disabilities affect me in daily life, to help sway the decision in my...
  4. Thread: Buttons

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    Oh! Thanks firebird =)

    Oh! Thanks firebird =)
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    Took some searching (mostly to not find a Canada...

    Took some searching (mostly to not find a Canada site) but I found this http://www.ticsweden.com/#produkten to potentially help you with your buttons, should your roommate not be home!

    As for...
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    We have asked about a stair lift, but they will...

    We have asked about a stair lift, but they will not permit us to put one in, as they would have to take it out for the next family to use, seeing as most military families have able bodied people....
  7. Thread: New to all this

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    Correct, my wife is being medically released in...

    Correct, my wife is being medically released in the next few years, so we are looking for a different place. The stairs are simply too much for me and they're causing more pain to an already painful...
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    I joined the forum, but it has limited members...

    I joined the forum, but it has limited members and discussion, and from searching out other related forums it seems that because this disease is rare and uncommon there aren't many to share your...
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    The problem I'm having, is I called them today...

    The problem I'm having, is I called them today and it requires a landline, which we don't currently have, and the cost of adding a land line can be expensive. Usually they're at least $30 for a basic...
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    I never thought of that, but suddenly when i...

    I never thought of that, but suddenly when i think on my safety first (rather than inconveniencing people and feeling guilty about it), I'd be in one heck of a position, especially since I have...
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    Could you ask your neighbors if they would be...

    Could you ask your neighbors if they would be able to help you with your lawn work? A close friend? Or perhaps a kid from down the street, as I know when I was younger I would go mow people's lawns...
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    Lifeline, to get or not to?

    Today me and my wife went to the nursing station in town. They provided us with enough pamphlets to make a tree, and I'm going on Wednesday to be assessed for the pain clinic and to talk to the nurse...
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    I'm very sorry to offend you Lighttouch, nukecad...

    I'm very sorry to offend you Lighttouch, nukecad is right, disabled and accessible toilet is both okay in Canada, but I'll try to use accessible parking, etc.
  14. Thread: New to all this

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    @Marilyn I hadn't seen that website, I'll check...

    @Marilyn I hadn't seen that website, I'll check it out. Thank you so much.

    @Nuke Well our country is modeled after yours, so its really not surprising, heh.
  15. Thread: More hassles

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    I agree with the automatic door idea, they're...

    I agree with the automatic door idea, they're usually pretty inexpensive to the landlord and would only up the value of the property, as then they can advertise as wheelchair friendly with automatic...
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    I'm not sure the difference, but in Canada most...

    I'm not sure the difference, but in Canada most of our accessible toilets are in with the same gendered toilets for the regular populace. The stall is quiet large in comparison to the rest of the...
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    My wife is in the Canadian military in the...

    My wife is in the Canadian military in the Airforce. We live in base housing. I am not looking for too many charity or benefits, as a doctor has referred my case to a social worker, and soon I should...
  18. I have three stepsisters who are, for a lack of a...

    I have three stepsisters who are, for a lack of a better word, just as selfish as your sister sounds. My choice is to cut them out of my life, and be curt and polite when I do deal with them. My...
  19. Thread: New to all this

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    New to all this

    Hi there,

    My name is Lessa, and I'm Canadian (eh?). I've been dealing with a horrible disease for a bit now, and it finally has taken my ability to walk. When I was born, I was able bodied,...
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