Supporting Adult Siblings

Adult siblings have much to contribute but they often need support themselves.

Anyone who has an interest in people with disability should have an interest in their siblings, who will likely have the longest relationship of any. Siblings often need support to develop a ‘good life’ for their brother or sister and for themselves.

This Adult siblings document will give you ideas on how to ensure siblings are recognised and supported.

Also read through the Siblings section of this website and the Role of Professionals.