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Webinar on April 19 – Transitioning Roles from Aging Parents to Siblings of People with I/DD

Transitioning Roles from Aging Parents to Siblings of People with I/DD April 19, 2017 4:00 – 5:00 PM EST Content Overview: As parents of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities age, siblings may become the main caregivers. In this webinar, … Continue reading

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There’s Still Time to Register for Free 2017 Webinars and Sibchats!

SiblingResources.org has been launched through 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. Please visit this website … Continue reading

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Holiday Wishes from the Executive Director of the Sibling Leadership Network

Dear Sibling Leadership Network members and supporters: Happy Holidays to you and your families.  The holiday season is often focused on family—it can be a mix of love and support, frustration and pain, and remembrance of those that we have … Continue reading

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Blog Post from The Arc on Moving to a New State

In a blog post for The Arc, Wendy H. Sheinberg, CELA shares key advice about moving to a new state for family members of people with disabilities. “It pays,” she writes, “to do plenty of upfront research and to construct a “safety … Continue reading

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Celebrating This Year’s Accomplishments

As we approach 2017, the Sibling Leadership Network continues to be hard at work as a leader in the sibling movement. We invite you to read more about all we’ve done during this past fiscal year in our 2016 Annual … Continue reading

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