Sibs

Type of service:
Forums And Support Networks
Address:
Meadowfield, Goose Green, Oxenhope, West Yorkshire BD22 9JD
Telephone number:
01535 645453
Email address:
Service description:
Sibs is the only UK charity dedicated to children and adults that have a disabled brother or sister. They offer information, support, and training on sibling issues for adult siblings, young siblings, parents, and professionals. They provide:

   •  Direct Support for Young Siblings
     -  www.youngsibs.org.uk (for ages 7-17).

   •  Help for Others to Support Young Siblings
     -  Training for professionals to run sibling support groups for children.
     -  Training for primary school staff to deliver Sibs Talk Support Intervention.
     -  information for parents and professionals on supporting siblings.

   •  Support for Adult Siblings
     -  Phone and email support
     -  A network of peer support groups.
     -  Online guides for adult siblings.


Registered charity no. 1145200.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Any Age
  • Siblings
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
14/03/2019