Supporting the Significant Role of Siblings
Become part of a growing network of adult siblings of people with intellectual/developmental disabilities and take advantage of up-to-date information, resources and training opportunities about issues impacting siblings every day!JOIN US! GO TO ONLINE LEARNING MODULES
WHAT IS SIBLING RESOURCES?
Siblings are important – in fact, siblings often have the longest relationship of their lives with each other. Yet siblings are often overlooked and sometimes even forgotten. This website is a resource focused specifically on siblings of people with intellectual/developmental disabilities.
This website will develop over time to include the following:
Resources for siblings across the lifespan
The expansion of New York siblings network
Self-paced online learning modules on future planning, sibling support & advocacy, and navigating the system.
WHO SHOULD JOIN?
- Adult Siblings of people with developmental disabilities
- Sibling supporters - everyone who believes supporting siblings is important. This includes people with intellectual/developmental disabilities, parents and family members of people with intellectual/developmental disabilities, professionals, and friends and colleagues.
WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN?
- You will receive information, resources, and learning opportunities that are important to siblings
- You will become connected to siblings and sibling supporters.
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