Ask your parent to explain your brother or sister’s disability or condition to you.
Keep asking questions if you don’t understand the answers – even adults find it hard to understand disability.
Write a list of things you want to know about and give it to your parent to discuss with 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.