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USF Assists the Disabled Community

The Universal Service Fund (USF) continues to give assistance to the disabled community by including in their summer employee cohort someone who is a deaf mute. 

Chief Executive Officer at the USF, Suzette Buchanan, told JIS News that the agency has given a great deal of support to the disabled community over the years, and “we are now stepping up and answering to that responsibility, as the Telecommunications Act speaks to the USF paying special attention to those who are disabled”.

The CEO said that they wanted to support the community, as she believes that persons born with the inability to communicate conventionally would greatly benefit from the use of technological devices such as tablets.

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