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Onslow County Sibshop
Sibshops programs in which the siblings of the special needs child receives peer support, education and recreational support in a setting that they can thrive and focus on themselves.
Nationwide Children's Hospital Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
Westerville, OH 43081
For brothers and sisters (ages 6 and up) who have a sibling with Autism. One Saturday a month from 10:00am-2:00pm. Nationwide Children’s Hospital Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders Cost is $20 for the day, pizza lunch included. Space is limited. Please Register with our Education Department @ (614) 355-0662
Easter Seals UCP Wilmington
Wilmington, NC 28405
Our mission is to hear, acknowledge, and validate the siblings of children with special needs.
ESUCP Iredell County Sibshop
Statesville, NC 28677
Green Valley Works, Inc (non-profit)
Cibolo, TX 78108
Our goal is to provide families with children (and young adults) on the autism spectrum with services that benefit the entire family. SibShops will be an integral part of that service. see more at
Christ's Church Sibshop
Mason, OH 45040
Sibshops will be put on in partnership with the Mason Community Center.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital - Genetics Division
Cincinnati , OH 45229
For siblings of children with genetic conditions.
FDLRS Duval County Sibshops
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Sibshops at College Hill
Cincinnati, OH 45224
This workshop is designed for siblings of kids with mental illness.
The Arc of Union Sibshop
Monroe, NC 28112
Fun support group for siblings of beautiful people with special needs.
Northeastern Nevada Sibshop
Elko, NV 89801
Sibshop in Elko, NV and offered to all in the Northeastern Nevada area.
Parent to Parent Sibshop
Hamilton, NA 3204
Sibshops are delivered either as stand alone days or as part of a weekend activity camp.
CTC Academy's Sibshop Program
Fair Lawn , NJ 07410
Guardian Angels Sibshop
Anaheim, CA 92801
Sibling support group for Hispanic families of siblings, who have children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum disorder. One workshop is for young children and the second workshop is for teens. Both are once a month from 10am-2pm on Saturdays only
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Cardiology Sibshop
Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039
Cardiology department sibling shop
Green Sibshop
Green, OH 44232
For grades 3 through 5 of current year. Located at 2161 Greensburg Rd, Green, OH. All children from the area are invited.
ArqueTLC Sibshop
Long Beach, CA 90803
Arque TLC provides Sibshops in the southern Los Angeles and northern Orange County areas.
Lewis County Parent to Parent Sibshop
Centralia , WA 98531
Sibshops for children who have siblings with a disability and/or special health care needs.
Hilliard Family Sibshops
Hilliard, OH 43023
UF Health Jacksonville Sibshops
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Workshop dates are scheduled for June 23 & 30, July 7, 14, 21, and 28 from 8:30-11:30 AM. Sibshops are an exciting new support, information, and recreation opportunity for siblings ages 8-13. This Sibshop is for youth who have a sibling with a developmental disability. Pre-registration required. There is a fee for this sibshop, check out the eventbrite page ( or contact Audrey for more information.
Parents Empowering Parents Sibshop
Agat, GU 96928
Spectra Sibshops
Broomall, PA 19008
Monthly gatherings for children ages 6-12.
UCP Sibshops
Portland, OR 97220
Sibshops of Kentuckiana
Louisville, KY 40206
A group for siblings of people with autism and other intellectual or developmental disabilities, ages 8-18.
NBACL Sibshops
Fredericton, NB E3B 2R7
West LA SibShop
Culver City, CA 90745
Swindells Center Sibshops
Portland , OR 97213
CARE Sibshop
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
A place for kids and teens ages 7-13 who have siblings with special needs to connect with other siblings, have fun, be themselves, and share their unique thoughts, talents, and personalities with the group. Team building exercises that promote positive self-esteem and a sense of belonging are at the forefront of Sibshops.
Pomona, CA 91769
for children 8-10 years of age . 8 weeks in duration
Easter Seals Sibshop
Santa Ana, CA 92705
providing Sibshops to brothers and sisters of our consumers and in the local community, across Southern California
Las Cruces Sibshop
Mesquite, NM 88048
Las Cruces Sibshop for siblings ages 6-13.
Providing Autism Links and Supports (PALS) Sibshops
Orlando, FL 32826
This Sibshop is for siblings of individuals enrolled with UCF-Center for Autism and Related Disabilities. We also partner with FDRLS for certain Sibshops; for these Sibshops, participants do not have to have siblings enrolled with UCF-Center for Autism and Related Disabilities. Participants just have to have a sibling with a disability.
Good Friend, Inc. Sibshops
Waukesha, WI 53186
Central Florida Sibshops
Orlando, FL 32804
Rogue Valley Sibshops
Medford, OR 97504
Grand Rapids Area Sibshops
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Monthly Sibshops for 6-9 and 10-15 year olds who have siblings with special needs. Winter/Spring 2018 Dates: Our younger group will meet on January 13, February 10, March 10, April 21, May 19 and June 16 from 9:30-11:00am. Our older group will meet on January 25, February 22, March 15, April 19, May 17 and June 14 from 6:45-8:15pm. Sibshops are held at Family Tree Therapies.
Missoula, MT Sibshop
Missoula, MT 59801
Montcalm, Gratiot, Clinton County Sibshops
Stanton, MI 48888
Pilot Parents of Southern Arizona Sibshop
Tucson, AZ 85716
A group experience for the brothers and sisters of children with disabilities, offering support and understanding in a fun environment.
Lake Norman Sibshop
Cornelius, NC 28031
Encompass Sibshops
North Bend, WA 98045
Encompass Sibshops meet monthly during the school year and are specially for kids in K-5th grade. Meetings offer a variety of fun activities and a great opportunity to talk with peers.
Marion County Sibshops
Salem, OR 97305
For those families in MV Wrap
NONA Sibshop
Vernon, BC V1T5X1
A Program Just for Brothers and Sisters of kids with special needs!!
Community Living Toronto Sibshops
Toronto, ON M5R 2S7
Driscoll Children's Hospital Sibshop
Corpus Christi , TX 78411
This will be facilitated within a hospital setting and will be specifically geared toward siblings of Oncology/Hematology, kidney, and Diabetes patients by a child life specialist, other child life team members, and some nursing staff.
TTI Sibshops
Sterling Heights, MI 48312
Sibling Support for siblings of individuals with developmental disabilities.
Easter Seals UCP - Statesville
Statesville , NC 28677
Genesee Intermediate School District Sibshop
Flint, MI 48507
MAISD Sibshops
Muskegon, MI 49442
North Mobile Sibshop
Mobile, AL 36604
BrainPower Sibshops
Newburgh, IN 47630
We proudly offer monthly Sibshop groups for children ages 7-12 who have brothers or sisters with various developmental and/or mental disorders.
The Arc Northwest Mississippi Sibshop
Olive Branch, MS 38654
The Arc NWMS sponsors a monthly Sibshop on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 1-3 p.m. at Longview Point Baptist Church in Hernando, MS. Visit for more information.
Ridgecrest Autism Awareness Shipshop
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Utah Sibshops
Salt Lake City , UT 84111
Sibshops are held in three locations: Salt Lake County (Salt Lake City), Davis County (Centerville/Clearfield), and Weber County (Ogden). Each location holds Sibshop once a month.
WeCAHR Sibshops
Danbury, CT 06810
Our Sibshop is for 8 to 13 year old siblings in the greater Danbury, CT area. We meet 2 times annually, fall and spring.
Sibshop of Chemung County
Corning, NY 14830
Denton ISD
Denton, TX 76201
The events will be open to siblings of students in Denton ISD. Meetings will be held during Special Education Parent Nights.
JUMP Autism Support Sibshops
Blanchardstown , NA 00000
National Autism Association of North Texas Sibshop
Plano, TX 75075
Central MS Sibshops
Ridgeland, MS 39057
Sibshops are a pedal-to-the-metal event where siblings of individuals with disabilities will meet other sibs, have fun, laugh, talk about the good and not-so-good parts of having a sib with special needs, play some great games, learn something about the services their brothers and sister receive, and have some more fun! Most importantly we aim to provide hope to the siblings we serve.
Middle Tennessee Sibshop
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Serving the middle Tennessee region, Sibshops are held at the Discovery Center in Murfreesboro and open to children ages 8-13.
Denver Sibshop
Lakewood, CO 80226
Sibling Support Tree, Autism Home Support Services, The Autism Society of Colorado
Lekotek Sibshops
Chicago, IL 60614
Lekotek Sibshops is a playful and therapeutic program that is designed for children 8-13 who have a sibling with a special need. At Lekotek, and in the disability community, we are well aware that when a family member has a special need, the whole family is effected. There are programs in place to support parents, but too few that focus solely on the siblings. Sibshops is a place were these siblings can come together to have fun, make friends and talk about the complexities of living with their siblings, all with other kids who are going through the same thing!
Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago
Chicago, IL 60602
Easter Seals UCP Summer Moore
Greenville, NC 27858
The Arc Baltimore Sibshops Sibling Support Group
Baltimore, MD 21212
The Arc Baltimore offers free monthly peer support workshops, called Sibshops. Each workshop allows brothers and sisters of children with special needs to participate in a fun, energetic, and activity driven experience. Sibshops intermingles discussion activities, games, play, food, and most of all peer support. Please come and join us!!
Albuquerque/ Rio Rancho Sibshop
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Albuquerque / Rio Rancho Sibshop at the North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Children's Sibshops
St. Louis, MO 63132
Being the brother or sister of a person with a developmental disability can be a good thing, sometimes a not-so-good thing, and many times, somewhere in between. Sibshops offers an opportunity for brothers and sisters of children with intellectual disabilities to get peer support and education within a recreation context. The program will include a fun mix of games, activities, friends and discussion. Children will be split into age appropriate groupings.
Oxford University Sibshops
University, MS 38677
Lake Orion Sibshop
Lake Orion, MI 48359-1153
For ages 8-13, meet monthly, second Saturday of month, 9:30am-12:00, beginning October 8th
Spokane Sibshop
Spokane, WA 99202
The Up Side of Downs of Northeast Ohio (USOD) Sibshops
Independence, OH 44131
USOD Sibshops are for 7-12 year old brothers and/or sisters of individuals with Down syndrome or other special needs. They provide opportunities for brothers and sisters to obtain peer support and education within a recreational context. They provide a chance for siblings to meet other siblings who have a brother or sister with Down syndrome or other special needs, to share joys and concerns, problem solve, and have fun.
Victoria, BC V9A 4V3
We are providing a monthly Sibshop from January to June 2017, at the High Point Community Church in Vic West. A meal will be prepared and shared at each gathering, on every second Saturday of the month. Please feel free to email or call with any questions, even after the January start date has passed.
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Serving children and young teens of siblings with disabilities in the Cheyenne, Wyoming area.
Respite Connection Sibshops
Urbrandale, IA 50322
A celebration of Sibs in the area! Come join us to meet new friends and have fun!
Sibshop-St. Francis Medical Center siblings
Colorado Springs, CO 80923
Missoula Sibshop
Missoula, MT 59801
Kalamazoo County Sibshops
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Milan Sibshops
MILANO, NA 20123
Support activities for young siblings in the area of Milan (Italy)
Craven Cherry Point CDC Sibshop
Havelock, NC 28532
DFW Sibshop
Arlington, TX 76011
Biological children in foster homes have a unique perspective, growing up with foster brothers and sisters. At Sibshops, these biological kids will have a chance to meet other kids whose have foster brothers and sisters and will have a chance to talk about the good and not-so-good parts of having foster siblings.
Sibshops - Family Support Network of Greater Forsyth
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Most phenomenal group of kids ever! This group provides sibling support for kids 5-14 who have a brother or sister with a disability or serious medical condition. Evening includes dinner, games, crafts/activities, discussion and loads of fun. We host 6 events a year. Space is limited and registration is required.
Community Connections Sibshop
Maumelle, AR 72113
For siblings of kids with special needs, ages 6-17.
HMS School Sibshops
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Sibshops held at the HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy.
DSACC Sibshops
Fresno, CA 93711
Creative Pathways Sibshops
Indianapolis, IN 46229
Autism Society of Alabama Sibshops
Mobile, AL 36604
The Autism Society of Alabama is once again hosting a Sibshop event! This event allows typically developing siblings who have a brother/ sister with special needs a chance to connect with other siblings and learn more about their siblings' disability while having a blast with fun games and activities! Please see the attached flyer for more details. Email to register.
Bristol, IN 46507
Charting the C's Sibshop
Clearwater, MN 55320
Sibshops Commack
Commack, NY 11725
Edmond Sibshops
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Serving Edmond siblings, ages 5-13.
Rogers County Sooner Success Sibshops
Claremore, OK 74017
Mustang Sibshop
Mustang, OK 73064
Engaging youth ages 5-15
Phoenixville Area School District Sibshop
Phoenixville , PA 19460
Walla Walla Sibshop
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Sibshop provides support to brothers and sisters of children with disabilities. We follow the Sibshop model of activities, a meal, crafts, and discussions. The Sibshop is fast-paced.
The Arc of Frederick County
Frederick, MD 21703
The Arc of Frederick County offers a free series of workshops for siblings, ages 5-11. For information about location and dates, please call Alicia at The Arc of Frederick County, 301-663-0909 ext.171.
Test Sibshop
Test City, YT 98117
This is merely a test Sibshop listing
Logan County Sibshop
Guthrie, OK 73044
Hawaii Sibshops
Honolulu, HI 96817
Sibshops are for a brother or sister who have a sibling with special health, mental health or developmental needs. One workshop is specifically reserved for military families. Each session is 8 weeks in length. They are lead by a licensed professional and a post-doc. Additionally Sibshops Mixers are held once a month. It is an informal time for Siblings 12+ to get together, talk and share a meal. Each participant is responsible for their own meal. This is organized by a Sibling (age 19). Parents are welcome to stay in the area/restaurant but we ask that that the children's privacy be respected and they and allow them to talk on their own, as a group, at the table. Please see our website for more information
Join Us At One of Our Workshops or Training Events
The only way to become a first-generation Sibshop facilitator is to attend a two-day Sibshop training.

Even if you don't want to  become a Sibshop facilitator, you can join us for the first day for a lively and rewarding discussion of sibs' issues across the lifespan. 

Please know:
Registration costs are determined by the agencies hosting the workshops and trainings.  For information and to register, please contact these agencies directly. 

Below you'll find dates for upcoming Sibshop facilitator trainings and other sibling workshops.  If you'd like to discuss hosting a training in your community, please drop us a line at
Upcoming Events
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshops Apr 06, 2018 - Apr 07, 2018 — Denver, Colorado
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshops Apr 13, 2018 - Apr 14, 2018 — Msida, Malta
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshops Apr 27, 2018 - Apr 28, 2018 — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sibshop Facilitator Training and Sibling Workshops May 04, 2018 - May 05, 2018 — Grand Rapids, Michigan
Workshops on Siblings of People with Autism May 26, 2018 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM — Vancouver, BC
Upcoming events…