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):

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.

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Upcoming events –

Sensory Friendly Concert – Friday, March 10 at 7:00 at Rhapsody Arts Center.  The address is 1031 North Edge Trail, Verona, WI.  Audience members will be able to come up and touch the instruments, sit in a quiet room, use fidgets, move around and make noise during the concert.  The concept of a Sensory Friendly concert was developed by The Musical Autist and you can find more information about them at themusicalautist.org.

 

 

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. http://www.cnbc.com/2016/07/29/special-needs-families-get-new-100k-savings-tool.html

 

Statewide (and beyond) agencies

Fox Valley/Northeastern Wisconsin agencies