Sibshops are a FREE program designed for brothers and sisters (ages 6 to 12) of children with special needs or disabilities. Sibshops are a time to meet other brothers and sisters of children with special needs, build friendships, have fun, do recreational activities, and share feelings with others who really know what it is like to have a sibling with a disability.
Saturday, September 12th
10 AM - 1 PM @Dunham Park West Shelter House
1301 S. Marion Rd. Sioux Falls, SD 57106
** Please note: We will be doing our very best to make this a fun and safe event for all sibs and volunteers. There are facilities for hand washing, sanitizer will be available, materials will be individually packaged, etc. If you have any concerns, please let us know at time of registration.
Sibshops is a partnerships with Here4Youth, LifeScape, USD Center For Disabilities and SD Parent Connection.
If you like to work with children and are looking for a FUN volunteering opportunity, contact us
Information About Sibshops
Sibshops is part of the Sibling Support Project, a national project dedicated to the concerns of brothers and sisters of people with special health, developmental and mental health concerns:
An ABC News 20/20 segment about Sibshops features a sibling of a young man with autism who attends them.
Other Resources for Siblings
Just for teenage brothers and sisters, available as Yahoogroup and Facebook group.
How to Let young Siblings Know You Care by Don MeyerSlideshow