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SIBLING SUPPORT, SPORTS, PLAY, & PLANNING SERVICES: A GUIDE FOR PARENTS WITH A SPECIAL NEEDS CHILD

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by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: siblings, family, child, special needs, sports, team, imaginary play, long-term planning, support, services, resources,


two little girls playing with blocks on the floorCaring for your child with special needs is challenging and stressful enough. Here's a guide to shed some light on how to deal with and support your other kids, understand the importance of sports and imaginary play, and how to plan ahead.

 

Siblings of Children with Special Needs Have Unique Needs Themselves


The Benefits of Sports for Children with Special Needs


How to Help Children with Special Needs Engage in Imaginary Play


A Guide to Planning Ahead for Your Child with Special Needs: Services and Care Options After High School and Beyond



 


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