Links to Services

Other Events of Interest to WisconSibs and their Families

Below are some events by other agencies or organizations that may be of interest to siblings (children through adults):

Thrivent Financial Special Needs Planning Workshop hosted by Jennifer Brownell
Thursday, May 17 2018   6:00-7:30 pm
Thrivent Financial (use visitor parking lot)
4321 N Ballard Dr., Appleton, WI

Sibshops – 10-12:30 pm     June 16         August 11
St. Francis Children’s Center – Milwaukee
*Cost: $15  –  Register Here
Sibshops are lively workshops that reflect the belief that brothers and sisters have much to offer one another if they are given a chance. Ages 8-12

Agencies and organizations

Here are links to the websites of agencies and organizations across the state and in the Fox Valley that serve individuals and families affected by disability and long-term illnesses.

Know of one that should be listed here, but isn’t?  Click here to send us a message.

Upcoming events –

May 5, 2018         Journey Forward – Workshop #2 — Waukesha
June 23, 2018     Journey Forward – Workshop #1 — Stevens Point


Videos and other web info –

photo-of-gillespie-family-in-able-act-videoABLE Act – This video appeared on CNBC News about how the Gillespie family (children attend WisconSibs Sib Camp) see using ABLE accounts to plan for their child with Down Syndrome.


Statewide (and beyond) agencies

Fox Valley/Northeastern Wisconsin agencies