Resources for Siblings

Having a brother or sister with a disability can be both challenging and incredibly rewarding. Check out these helpful resources to support siblings in their own journey with disability.

April 30, 2020

1. My sibling has a disability.

An introductory booklet for the brothers and sisters of children who have been diagnosed with a disability. Siblings are taken step by step through topics such […]
April 30, 2020

2. When I feel worried (0-6yrs)

A beautifully illustrated story for children 6-years and under who have a brother or sister with a disability. Children will learn why having a disabled sibling […]
August 27, 2020

3. Ka Maaharahara Ana Au (0-6yrs)

Ka Māharahara Ana Au is our special story ‘I Feel Worried’ translated in Te Reo Māori. Children 6-years and under who have a brother or sister […]
June 16, 2020

4. Sometimes I Get Anxious (7-12yrs)

The siblings of children with disabilities can experience significant anxiety. This resource helps children aged 7-12 understand what anxiety is, what it feels like, and offers […]
June 16, 2020

5. Sometimes I Get Anxious (13+yrs)

Being the sibling of a child with a disability can add an extra layer of complexity to the already challenging teen years. For some young adults […]
August 27, 2020
Sibling Needs Throughout Life - Younger children

6. Sibling Needs Throughout Life (Younger Children)

Having a disabled brother or sister is a special experience that can have its challenges. This resource aims to help parents support their non-disabled child through […]
August 27, 2020

7. Sibling Needs Throughout Life (Adolescents)

Navigating those transitional years are difficult in itself and having a sibling with extra needs can make it even harder. Our ‘Sibling Needs Throughout Life’ resource […]
August 27, 2020

8. Sibling Needs Throughout Life (Adult siblings)

Having a disabled brother or sister is a special and unique experience however, worries about the future can start to creep in over time. This booklet […]

 

Parent to Parent also offers events, workshops and even camps for the brothers and sisters of disabled children. Click on your region below to see what we have coming up in your area.

 

Northland 

Auckland North

Auckland West & Central

Auckland South & East

Waikato

Coastal Bay of Plenty

Central Lakes

Hawke's Bay

Manawatu

Wellington

Nelson

Greater Canterbury Region

Otago

Southland

 

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