Category Archives: Resources

Sibling Resource Spotlight: Common Questions About Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

The Sibling Leadership Network (SLN) receives lots of questions about the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) as it applies to siblings of people with disabilities. To assist siblings in understanding more about FMLA, we compiled responses to some of the … Continue reading

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Sibling Resource Spotlight: The Sibling Survival Guide

If you’re a sibling of a person with a disability on the lookout for helpful guidance and information, look no further than The Sibling Survival Guide! Edited by Sibling Leadership Network (SLN) members and packed with contributions from SLN members, this book is a must-have … Continue reading

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Support Entrepreneurs with Disabilities While Holiday Shopping

Sibling Leadership Network’s Digital Communications Manager, Emily Ladau, recently collaborated with the Chicagoland Entrepreneurship Education for People with Disabilities (CEED) project to develop a 2016 Disability Holiday Gift Guide featuring entrepreneurs with disabilities. Support disability-owned small businesses by doing your holiday … Continue reading

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Resources for Siblings of People with Disabilities in New York

The Sibling Resource Network (SLN) is excited to share information about a new initiative in New York focused on siblings. The New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (NYSDDPC) has funded a project being led by the Yang-Tan Institute on … Continue reading

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Sibling Resource Spotlight – Sibshops: Workshops for Siblings of Children with Special Needs

If you’re searching for a resource to organize a fun, educational workshop for siblings of children with disabilities, look no further than Sibshops: Workshops for Siblings of Children with Special Needs! Developed by Don Meyer and Patricia Vadasy, “Sibshops is filled … Continue reading

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