The SLN has a channel on YouTube with videos that we have created in order to provide resources for anyone who is interested in the SLN, or, more broadly, the sibling experience.
Also, SLN member John Kramer has created some great videos related to employment. Check them out here!
Feel free to share these with anyone who might be interested!
Sibling Experiences Video
This video is a great introduction to the SLN. It discusses the purpose and mission of the SLN and is a great way to get to know experiences of siblings!
Liz’s Sibling Stance
Disability advocate Liz Weintraub discusses the importance of family support based on her close relationship with her three sisters.
Gaining Insight: Amira’s Story
Amira Rasheed shares insights on her experiences with her siblings and what she wants people to know about family support.
Family Support: Voices of People with Disabilities
The SLN created this video from the Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) Conference. Hear from people with disablities as they give insight on how their siblings support them.
Improving Family Support: Ideas from People with Disabilities
The SLN created this video from the Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) Conference. In this video, people with disabilities discuss ways on how family support could be improved.
Voting and Siblings of People with Disabilities video
The SLN created this video to help siblings learn about ways they can support their brothers and sisters with disabilities when it comes to voting. In our Voting Position statement the SLN emphasizes how important it is for siblings to advocate with their brothers and sisters.
My Great Story Video Project: One Sibling’s Act Leads to Change
This is a great video by the National Down Syndrome Society that shows the impact that siblings can have!
Katie Arnold’s Arc of Illinois Award Presentation
Check out our Executive Director, Katie Arnold, receiving an award from the Arc of Illinois!
The Other Child (My Brother Has Autism)