Category

Sibling

Siblings reunite after weeks of seperation

Families Reunite After Months of Separation

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

After months of separation due to COVID-19, families were once again reunited in person at AHRC’s residences on Friday, June 19 — the first day New York State allowed visitation at group home residences since March 18.  Family members’ letters, phone calls and social media... Read More

Rhonda and Jeff

Songs of Love and Gratitude: Music Brings Family Together

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Rhonda Kremer grew up singing and playing the piano while her younger brother and AHRC Nassau resident, Jeffrey, hummed or moved to the music. Jeff may not have been very verbal but he made it clear he loved spending time with his sister enjoying music.... Read More

AHRC Nassau Sibling Support Group presents at SibShops training

My Experience – Perspectives on Being an Adult Sibling

Thursday, January 30, 2020

By Mary Mendes Mary Mendes is a licensed clinical social worker and sibling of an adult with a disability. She is also a long-time member of AHRC’s Sibling Support Group. It’s not easy being the adult sibling of a family member with a disability. An... Read More