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Support the Sibling Leadership Network While You Shop on Amazon

If you use Amazon, why not support us while you purchase what you need through the Amazon Smile program: http://smile.amazon.com. It’s easy! Here’s how: https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=201365360 After selecting Sibling Leadership Network as your organization of choice to support, 0.5% of your purchase is … Continue reading

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It’s Amazon #PrimeDay! Support SLN While You Shop!

Doing lots of shopping for Prime Day? Why not support us while you purchase what you need through the Amazon Smile program: http://smile.amazon.com. Here’s how: Under the search bar, it says “Supporting.” Change that to Sibling Leadership Network. After selecting Sibling … Continue reading

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Washington Post Article Highlights Experiences of Siblings of People with Disabilities

An article in the Washington Post highlights the experience of siblings of people with disabilities. According to Documentary filmmaker Rachel Feichter, “there is a lack of information regarding the full experience of having a sibling with special needs.” Read the article … Continue reading

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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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