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25 Year Old Asthma Disabled Army Veteran Seeks Debt Relief Solution

by Ashley Seawright
(El Paso, Texas, USA)

I am a 25-year-old veteran of the U.S. Army. I deployed to Iraq in 2007 and I was diagnosed with severe asthma.

I have had many treatments and know I am using the maximum medications. I have been having trouble breathing and due to this I am limited to doing things that I did before.


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I can't walk up my stairs without getting shortness of breath, I can't run like I used to, and I have trouble sleeping at night.

I am currently taking online classes because I am scared that I might have an asthma attack or get sick at school and have to miss days.

I'm trying to pay off my school loan, so that I can get financial aid. But I don't work and it is just so stressful. It seems like every time I try to finish, an obstacle always comes along.

Although my husband works, our expenses are too much. Trying to come up with $10,000 for school is out of reach. I really need a debt relief solution.

I believe that a government grant will help me finish my education and be able to show others that no matter what obstacles the world puts in your way you can make it.

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by: Katina from Accessible.org

Congratulations on making the effort to submit your story to Accessible.org.

With the publication of your story, you are now well on your way to:

1. Getting your story known to a wide audience that could help you.

2. Getting your story polished up and presentable so you can submit it elsewhere, including the White House.

As a disabled person myself, I can sympathize with your situation and I definitely understand your need for help.

I've done a bit of research and found these resources for you:

Dept Relief
http://www.ability-mission.org/consumer-credit-counselors.html

Disabled American Veteran
http://www.ability-mission.org/consumer-credit-counselors.html

Others reading your story may be able to contribute more.

In any case, please let us know if they've been helpful to you.

Katina from Accessible.org

Good luck!

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