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Sibshops Fall 2017 Session

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Date(s) - Dec 2
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Thrive Counseling Center


Sibshops is a program especially designed for brothers and sisters of kids with special needs, which can include developmental and physical disabilities or emotional and mental health challenges. Sibshops is specially designed for siblings in grades 1-7.

At Sibshops, borthers and sisters will:
*Meet and talk with other siblings of kids with special needs
*Share with trained facilitators in age-appropriate breakout sessions
*Engage in fun activities which generate conversation and ideas

Kick off session: Saturday, September 30
Followed by 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month
(10/21, 11/4, 11/18, 12/2, 12/16)
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. ~ Lunch provided
  • $10 per session/per sibling
  • Need-based scholarships available
  • Priority given to participants from River Forest and Oak Park

Sponsored by River Forest Township in partnership with Thrive Counseling Center

Registration is required in advance
For more information and to register, call River Forest Township at (708) 366-2029 or email