SibWorkS

SibworkS is a support program designed specifically for siblings of children with special needs aged 8 to 12 years. The program aims to provide an opportunity for siblings to:

  • Have a fun experience
  • Connect with other siblings
  • Better understand their brother or sister’s special needs
  • Share their feelings with others who understand, in a safe environment
  • Develop coping skills for the challenging situations they may face
  • Explore the strengths and uniqueness of themselves as well as their brother or sister with special needs
  • Explore and enhance siblings’ support networks
  • Strengthen siblings’ communication and relationships with their families and friends.

For more information please email programs@empoweringpeople.org.au or call 9185 1488.