Don Meyer is the Director of the Sibling Support Project, a national effort dedicated to the millions of siblings of people with special needs. As the project's director, Don has conducted hundreds of workshops in all 50 states as well as Canada, Guatemala, Ireland, Italy, Iceland, Turkey, England, New Zealand, and Japan. Don was a founder of the SEFAM (Supporting Extended Family Members) program at the University of WA, which pioneered services for fathers, siblings, and grandparents of children with special needs. SibKids, SibTeen, and SibNet--the Yahoo and Facebook groups Don created for young, teen, and adult siblings--connect thousands of brothers and sisters with their peers every day. Don is the senior author or editor of 6 books and many articles. His books will be available for purchase at the Luncheon. Like all of our luncheon speakers, he has personally lived with the challenges about which he speaks. He brings a personal perspective from which every parent, relative, professional, friend, and concerned community member can learn, and be inspired.
Luncheon menu includes your choice of entree: Chinese Chicken Salad with Crisp Rice Noodles and 1/4lb.+ of Roasted Chicken, complemented by Chinese Long Beans and Kumquats or Portobello Mushroom and Roasted Eggplant Terrine with Yukon Gold Creamer Potatoes PLUS Cucumber Salad with rice wine vinegar and toasted sesame seeds, Gluten Free Rolls and Artisan Breads Red and White Wine and/or Ice Tea, Coffee and a Fabulous Dessert
Whether you sit with old friends, new acquaintances, parents and/or professionals, we guarantee not only an excellent lunch but also time for questions and answers, thought-provoking ideas, inspirational words, and reason to hope that we can, together, make family life easier and our society better for everyone!
On site free parking.
The Next Key Center (View)
1385 Hamilton Parkway
Novato, CA 94949