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Connecting siblings with resources for their lifelong journey

Welcome to WisconSibs!

When a child is diagnosed with a disability or long-term health care need, the whole family is changed and needs support.  That includes the sisters and brothers.

When an adult with a disability outlives his or her parents, who’s left to step up?  Most often, their sisters and brothers

While often overlooked, siblings – the brothers and sisters – play a critical, life-long role for a person with special needs. 

And who can help siblings connect with each other and with resources to help them celebrate the joys and share the challenges of having a brother or sister with a disability?

Welcome to WisconSibs!


So . . . Who Are You?

For more than 20 years, we’ve been serving siblings of people with disabilities along their lifelong journey through peer support programs, education and networking opportunities, leadership development, and more.

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Mar
1
Sun
12:01 am 2020 Sibs are My Peeps Challenge @ WisconSibs Office
2020 Sibs are My Peeps Challenge @ WisconSibs Office
Mar 1 @ 12:01 am – Apr 5 @ 11:59 pm
2020 Sibs are My Peeps Challenge @ WisconSibs Office | Appleton | Wisconsin | United States
Amid all the disappointments around postponing and cancelling events recently, we have some GOOD NEWS… The 2020 Sibs Are My Peeps Challenge is extended until April 5! This is a great opportunity for kids and [read more]
Apr
25
Sat
8:30 am Journey Forward in Fox Valley @ WisconSibs Office
Journey Forward in Fox Valley @ WisconSibs Office
Apr 25 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Journey Forward in Fox Valley @ WisconSibs Office | Appleton | Wisconsin | United States
Are you a sibling whois concerned about the day your parents no longer can care for your sibling?  Or you’ve become responsible for your sibling and are unsure about the future and need some answers? [read more]
May
1
Fri
12:00 pm Teen Sib Leader Trip to WI Dells @ Kalahari - WI Dells
Teen Sib Leader Trip to WI Dells @ Kalahari - WI Dells
May 1 @ 12:00 pm – May 2 @ 5:30 pm
Teen Sib Leader Trip to WI Dells @ Kalahari - WI Dells
For the 3rd year, our Teen Sib Leaders will be headed to WI Dells to lead a Sibshop for siblings attending the Autism Conference.  Teen Sib Leaders are teens ages 13 and older who have [read more]
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