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Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City

5960 Dearborn Street Ste. 100
Mission, KS 66202
913-384-4848 Phone
913-384-4949 Fax
info@kcdsg.org


Upcoming DSG Sibling Events

 

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Breakout DSG

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 6-8pm @DSG office

Siblings will test their skills at breaking out of a locked room in the office. These are similar to Escape Rooms. There will be several options available. Siblings will be divided based on age. Pizza will be served for dinner. Register soon as this will sell out! 

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SIBLINGS SUPPORT AND RESOURCES

 

Siblings are likely to have the longest relationship of anyone with their brother or sister with Down syndrome. Siblings frequently also show unique insight – they may, for example, have less difficulty than others in understanding their sibling’s speech, recognize an underlying cause of difficult behaviour or see potential where others have failed to recognize it.  Below are some resources for siblings.

YoungSibs.org.uk 

Information for young siblings

20 Things Siblings Would Like Parents and Service Providers to Know

Sibling Support Project

Down Syndrome Education Online

A Wish Come Clear

20 Perks of Having a Sibling with Special Needs