Ask your parent to make a plan with you for the hospital stay so that you know who will be looking after you each day.
Ask your parent to explain what is happening and why your brother or sister needs to stay in hospital.
Help your disabled brother or sister to pack some favourite things to bring to the hospital – a special toy, favourite pyjamas, and a photo of you.
Disability and different conditions can be hard to understand. It helps siblings when they get the correct information about what is happening.
Many siblings find it hard to understand disability. Find out about different disabilities and conditions here.
Need some information or advice? You can ask our sibling advisor any question about sibling issues.