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Recurring Event Event Series: Sibs Support Workshops: Younger Sibs

Sibs Support Workshops: Younger Sibs

November 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Our Sibs Support Workshop Series is designed specifically for siblings of individuals with disabilities. During these workshops we will explore our identity outside of being siblings, build a community of support, and address concerns that often come our way as siblings.

This series is for Younger Sibs  (Open to youth in grades K-7th) and costs $75. The details below outline this hybrid (live and virtual) workshop series:

November 6, 2022 (Live) – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM*
Who am I? My identity outside of being a sibling

December 4, 2022 (Virtual) – 1:00PM to 2:00 PM
Meet My Family: Virtual meet and greet and Book Talk

January 8, 2023 (Live) – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM*
Managing Expectations: Expectations of myself, my sibling(s), and my family

February 5, 2023 (Virtual) – 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dream Big! My dreams for myself and my sib

ALL LIVE WORKSHOPS WILL BE HEAD AT THE JOSEPH MALEY FOUNDATION ENRICHMENT CENTER: 7176 Lakeview Parkway West Drive, Indy.

All workshops are led by Joseph Maley Foundation Education Manager, Mary Emily Wang. Mary Emily holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Purdue University and has been an elementary school educator for 14 years. Mary Emily has been an engaged member of the Foundation’s speaker group since 2013, along with her sister Mollie, who has Down syndrome. Mary Emily has facilitated Joseph Maley Foundation Sibling Support workshops since 2017. She has valuable experiences to share with Sibling Support participants of all ages.

Questions? Contact Mary Emily at maryemily@josephmaley.org

Ready to join? Register for the Workshop Series Here.

 

The Sibling Workshop Series is sponsored, in part, by:

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Date:
November 6
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1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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