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Sibling Leadership Network event listings.

Register Now for Sibchats!

SiblingResources.org is an exciting collaboration between Yang-Tan Institute of Cornell University, The Sibling Leadership Network, and SibsNY. Through a grant from NYSDDPC, we are building the community for adult siblings of individuals with disabilities in NY. If you have not yet joined … Continue reading

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Spread the Word to End the Word 2017

Today, March 1, 2017, is the annual observance of the Spread the Word to End the Word day of awareness. Please join the Sibling Leadership Network in pledging to respect all people with disabilities and put an end to the … Continue reading

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Disability Day of Mourning – March 1st, 2017

Since 2012, the Autistic Self Advocacy Network, ADAPT, Not Dead Yet, the National Council on Independent Living, the Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund and other disability rights organizations have come together at local vigils across the country to remember disabled victims of … Continue reading

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Calling All Milwaukee Sibs: Interested in becoming a trained Sibshop Facilitator?

Siblings of people with disabilities all over the world are benefiting from a program called Sibshops, designed by Don Meyer, director of the Sibling Support Project.  Learn how to start a Sibshop in your area through Sibshop Facilitator Training with … Continue reading

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Webinar on February 7 – Tips to Interact Effectively with Law Enforcement

Tips to Interact Effectively with Law Enforcement February 7, 2017 2:00 – 3:00 pm EST “Speakers Leigh Ann Davis and Jessica Oppenheim will explore skills needed to engage effectively with law enforcement officers, the criminal justice system, and other authority … Continue reading

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