Sibshops Winter/Spring 2019 Session

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Date(s) - Jan 19
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Thrive Counseling Center


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

At Sibshops, brothers 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, January 19th

Session dates:

1/19, 2/2, 2/16, 3/2, 3/16, 4/13, 4/27

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

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