Resources for Young Siblings

Community-based programs for young sibs

Sibshops are lively peer support and education programs for school-age brothers and sisters of kids with special health, developmental, and mental health concerns. A list of registered Sibshops may be found here.


Books for Young Siblings

  • View from our Shoes by Donald Joseph Meyer 
  • My Brother Charlie by Holly Robinson Peete
  • Luna, Yes!/Luna, ¡Sí! by Jessica Gonzalez
  • Billy’s Sister by Jessica Leving

Recommended Reading List for Young Siblings from the Sibling Support Project

Resources for Siblings of People with Autism

7683085-happy-kids-sister-and-brother-over-blue-clear-skyCoulter Video, a family-owned video publishing company specializing in programs to help people with Asperger Syndrome and autism and those who support them,  has created a DVD series for siblings of individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder or Asperger Syndrome. Each DVD includes separate developmentally appropriate segments for siblings from age 4 through adult plus a separate segment with parent interviews. Click the links to order!