News From SLN

Here is the current and past news from the SLN. Below is a list of highlights from the SLN E-Newsletters and Updates. To ensure you receive regular updates, feel free to sign up on the SLN Join Us page.

News From the SLN: 

October 2013: SLN in the News! Check out this great article from the Toledo Free Press about the Sibling Leadership Network!

March 2013: SLN Conference-The National SLN Conference is coming up on June 6th, 2013, in Pittsburgh, PA! Click above for registration details.

February 2013: SLN New Board Members– The SLN has added new faces to the Board of Directors! We are excited to have Meghan Burke and Kristina Majewski on the Board, as well as congratulate Tamar Heller on her re-election as Treasurer and Pat Carver as the new Vice Chair.

December 2012: SLN at AUCD Conference -Members of SLN attended the annual AUCD Conference and shared about the importance of sibling roles. Two Board members, were given awards at the Conference.  Angela Martin received the AUCD Leadership in Advocacy Award and Tamar Heller received the AUCD International Service Award. Congratulations to them both!

September 2012: SLN Fall E-Newsletter– In this newsletter, the SLN shares strategies to promote voting among brothers and sisters with disabilities, as well as gives resources for policy and advocacy for siblings.

April 2012: SLN Spring E-Newsletter-The SLN celebrates National Siblings Day and Katie Arnold, Executive Director of SLN, encourages people to join the SLN.

April 2012: SLN Announces First Executive Director-Congratulations to Katie Arnold, the first Executive Director of the SLN! Katie has been a strong leader in advocating for the importance of sibling issues for siblings and their brothers and sisters with disabilities.