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"People think I’ll see my support worker, and that will be fine. That kind of mentality is not what living with a learning disability is today or even what autism does. It’s much more independent than it was even 10 years ago. People still think that people with learning disabilities cannot be independent. They can't go to work. They cannot do the things which people can do in an equal society. It has changed."