Recommendations for Research, Advocacy and Supports Relating to Siblings of People with Developmental Disabilities

Recommendations for Research, Advocacy and Supports Relating to Siblings of People with Developmental Disabilities (2008). Heller, T., Kaiser, A., Meyer, D., Fish, T., Kramer, J. & Dufresne, D.

This white paper was developed by The Sibling Leadership Network (SLN), a national organization that provides adult siblings of individuals with disabilities the information, support, and tools to advocate with their brothers and sisters and to promote the issues important to them and their entire families.  The SLN was founded by the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Aging with Developmental Disabilities, the Nisonger Center at The Ohio State University, the Sibling Support Project, and the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

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Environmental Barriers and Supports to the Health, Function, and Participation of People with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities: Report of the State of the Science in Aging with Developmental Disabilities Conference

Environmental Barriers and Supports to the Health, Function, and Participation of People with Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities: Report of the State of the Science in Aging with Developmental Disabilities Conference (2008). Hammel, J., Jones, R., Smith, J., Sanford, J., Bodine, C. & Johnson, M. Disability and Health Journal. 1, 143-149.

Ascertaining Health-Related Information on Adults With Intellectual Disabilities Development and Field Testing of the Rochester Health Status Survey

Ascertaining Health-Related Information on Adults With Intellectual Disabilities Development and Field Testing of the Rochester Health Status Survey (2008). Davidson, P., Henderson, M.C., Janicki, M., Robinson, L.M., Bishop, K. M., Wells, A., Garroway, J. & Wexler, O. Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities. 5 (1), 12-23.