SLN Conference Scholarships Available for Georgia Sibs

Attention Georgia Siblings! Through the generous support of GCDD, there are scholarships available for Georgia siblings to attend the National Sibling Leadership Conference in Hartford, CT on June 24 and 25. Scholarship applications are due 4/28/17. Click here to download … Continue reading

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Celebrating National Siblings Day: A Reflection on Being a Sib

I am so very thankful to be a sib! Although sibship comes with challenges, heartaches, as well as fabulousness, I feel like I am who I am due to this one integral facet of my life. Who would I be … 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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Siblings Connected at 2017 Disability Policy Seminar

Each year, siblings of people with disabilities in attendance at the Disability Policy Seminar are invited to attend a breakfast to network with other sibs. This year’s breakfast was a big success, with lots of new and familiar faces joining … Continue reading

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World Down Syndrome Day 2017 – #MyVoiceMyCommunity

Today, March 21, 2017, is the annual observance of World Down Syndrome Day. This year’s theme is “My Voice, My Community,” focusing on the benefits of inclusive environments for today’s children and tomorrow’s adults. Share your support on social media using … Continue reading

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