The mission of the Sibling Leadership Network is to provide siblings of individuals with disabilities the information, support and tools to advocate with their brothers and sisters and to promote the issues important to them and their entire families.

Upcoming Webinar – Supported Decision-Making: What Is It and What Do You Need to Know to Get Started?

Supported Decision-Making: What is It and What Do You Need To Know to Get Started? Thursday, September 10, 2015 2:00-3:00PM EST “We all make decisions every day. People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) often seek guidance from trusted family … Continue reading

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Call for Volunteers! – SLN Strategic Planning

The SLN Board met on May 31, 2015, and identified 2-year goals to help us move toward our 10th Anniversary (2017). We identified 5 Areas of Focus and we’re looking for volunteers to join the exciting work of furthering our … Continue reading

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Siblings and Self-Advocates in Pennsylvania: Participate in a Focus Group

Are you a sibling or self-advocate living in Pennsylvania? If so, we’re calling on you to participate in a focus group to share your experiences! Date: Wednesday September 9, 2015 Time: 6:00PM to 7:30PM Location: The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton … Continue reading

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Don Meyer to Keynote MDSibs 2015

Don Meyer of the Sibling Support Project will keynote MDSibs 2015: Connecting Siblings of People with Developmental Disabilities on October 17, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Early Bird Deadline is August 31st, so register now! Make new friends and learn about relevant … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar – Family Support Research: What You Told Us to Study and What we are Learning about Siblings

Family Support Research: What You Told Us to Study and What we are Learning about Siblings Tuesday, September 1, 2015 3:30 pm―4:30 pm Eastern Time Families supporting children and adults with a wide range of disabilities provide emotional support, help people around the … Continue reading

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