Independence is one thing that people with disabilities actually want to accomplish in life. Read different Topics About orientation and mobility, independent living, useful tools that can be used by the blind for example, for them to be able to go any places.
Some of the technological innovations have given PWDs their independence. Blind people and other PWDs are now able to communicate to the world and actually have a career like normal people through the help of the internet. You should not be surprised at all that blind people are very active in social media also!
Through smartphone applications, virtual assistants, and other accessible devices, blind people and other persons with disabilities can finally have the freedom to do what they want and to go somewhere without asking for help from the sighted people around them.