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Friday 22 February 2019
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Information for Parents, Brothers and Sisters

Have you got a brother or sister who has Special Needs?

You've come to the right place for some advice!

Brothers and sisters love each other, right? Ok... well brothers and sisters sometimes get mad at each other too! Yes - squabbles and arguments are all very normal in every family. Perhaps your brother takes your toys! Maybe your sister talks right through your fave tv programme!?

If your brother or sister has special needs as well, that can make life tricky sometimes. The Advice for Brothers and Sisters of Children with Special Needs download may be something you might like to read and talk to your mum and dad about. You will find some great tips to help you with family life. Remember that its really important to talk to your mum or dad or an adult that you trust, if you have a problem or feel unhappy or afraid about something.

Advice for Parents of Children who have Special Needs

Advice for parents who have a family where one child has special needs - this advice sheet is for parents who have a child who has a brother or sister with Special Needs.