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Save the Date: 2018 Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) Conference

Mark your calendars! The next Self Advocacy Conference hosted by Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) will be taking place from June 7-9, 2018 in Birmingham Alabama. Siblings: we encourage you to share information about this conference with your brothers and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar – Lifting Your Voice Through Leadership and Advocacy: Building Community Capacity Through Training and Education

When: Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET The expression, “Nothing About Us Without Us,” has been a message often voiced by the disability rights movement to be involved in decisions that affect the lives of people … Continue reading

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Sibshops Event – November 10th and 11th

Parents and professionals from near and far are invited to learn more about Sibshops during a two-day event being held in Pennsylvania. Parents can take part in a lively discussion of sibs’ issues and listen to a panel of adult … Continue reading

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September 26, 2017 is National Voter Registration Day!

September 26, 2017 is National Voter Registration Day. The Sibling Leadership Network believes in supporting and empowering all people to vote and encourages you to support your siblings with disabilities in registering. To register, visit this link: Register to Vote. For … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar – Aging and I/DD: Planning for Growing Older

Aging and I/DD: Planning for Growing Older Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 2:00 pm―3:00 pm Eastern In this webinar hosted by The Arc’s Center for Future Planning, Dr. Kathie Bishop will review the aging process and discuss what successful aging … Continue reading

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