Sibling Leadership Network Past Conferences
The SLN typically holds a national conference every other year. We are planning our next conference for the summer of 2019.
2017 National SLN Conference
The SLN’s sixth national conference was held in Hartford, CT from June 24-25.
Read the recap here: Sixth National SLN Conference A Success!
View the 2017 SLN Conference Program here and sponsors here.
Read Don Meyer’s History of the Sibling Movement.
2015 National SLN Conference
The SLN’s fifth national conference, held May 30-31 in Louisville, KY, was a huge success! Read the recap here: Fifth National SLN Conference A Success
View the 2015 SLN Conference Program here and sponsors here.
2013 National SLN Conference
The SLN’s fourth national conference was held in Pittsburgh, PA. We had a great turnout of siblings and sibling supporters from 22 states as well as Canada and Japan.
You can explore press coverage of the event through these links:
- TribLive: Siblings of disabled, facing common struggles, meet Downtown
- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Siblings of family members with disabilities meet network of support
- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Siblings of those with disabilities assemble in Pittsburgh
- Pittsburgh Press
View the 2013 SLN Conference Program and sponsors here.
Other Past Conferences
August 6, 2010: International Sibling Conference in Greenwich, CT
October 6-7, 2008: SLN conference in Columbus, OH where the Whitepaper was created
October 9-10, 2007: The first SLN conference in DC right before the AUCD conference