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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.

Save the Date! – 2017 Sibling Leadership Network National Conference

Mark your calendars! The next Sibling Leadership Network National Conference will be taking place on June 24 & 25, 2017 in Hartford, Connecticut. Stay tuned for details!

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SLN Board Member Spotlight: David W. Horton, MSSW, LMFT-A

Tell us about yourself and siblings. I am the sibling with the disability, a mild form of Cerebral Palsy. Because of an injury during birth from the use of forceps, I was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. I experienced delays in … Continue reading

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Meet Amy Halm – New Sibling Leadership Network Project Manager

The Sibling Leadership Network (SLN) is excited to announce the hiring of Amy Halm as the organizations Project Manager.  This is a newly created role to manage numerous grant projects of the SLN as well as work with SLN chapters … Continue reading

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People of Faith Encourage Candidates to Address Disability Concerns

The Interfaith Disability Advocacy Coalition, a program of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) has developed a letter for people of faith to encourage candidates to address the concerns of the disability community. As noted by AAPD, “the … Continue reading

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Million Gimp March

Join the Million Gimp March (MGM) – a national disability advocacy event taking place in Washington, D.C., on October 14, 2016. MGM’s mission is to raise awareness about the alarming rate of unemployment keeping the disability community below poverty levels and … Continue reading

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