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FACT SHEET: Disabled Children Under the Children Act 1989 (s17 (10), a child or young person who is disabled is automatically a Child in Need. This is because without the input of identified services, they are unlikely to reach or maintain a satisfactory level of health or development, or their health and development will be significantly impaired. Fact sheet Intellectual Disabilities Special Olympics serves athletes with intellectual disabilities. WHAT ARE INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES? According to the definition by the American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD), an individual is considered to have an intellectual disability (mental retardation*) based on the Mental Health Facts CHILDREN & TEENS Fact: 1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have a serious mental illness.1 Impact Warning Signs Suicide 20% 11% 10% 8% 20% of youth ages 13-18 live with a mental health condition1 11% of youth have a mood disorder 1 10% of youth have a behavior or conduct disorder 1 8% of youth have an anxiety disorder 1 4 CHIDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES: FACT SHEET CHIDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES: FACT SHEET 5 Introduction Children with disabilities are one of the most marginalized and excluded groups of children, experiencing widespread violations of their rights. Discrimination arises not as a result of the This fact sheet provides an overview of the history and services of Maternity Group Homes. These homes support pregnant and/or parenting young people between the ages of 16 and 22 who are experiencing homelessness, along with their dependent children.