Free workbooks to download for siblings of children with Autism. Age appropriately discuss the diagnosis and how the sibling can practice self care, and strengthen their relationship with their sibling. Booklets for children and teenagers. There is also a workbook for parents with information on how the siblings might be impacted, with practical advice on what to do. Website: www.researchautism.org/family/familysupport/SiblingSupportInitiative.asp
Aspect is organising family camps throughout the year. The camps are a great opportunity for children and families to connect with one another and partake in fun activities
Contact Aspect on 02 8977 8397 or access their website http://www.autismspectrum.org.au/content/family-camp
The young carer program supports young people who are helping a family member with any health issue. It is open 9-5 Monday – Friday.
Call 1800 242 636