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This in a dynamic list of resources that we are constantly updating.
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Growing Up with a Disabled Sibling by Rachel Adam
The Mighty
Siblings with Special Needs Change Childhood, host Neal Conan with Don Meyer and Dr. Ranit Mishori
Siblings of Disabled Have Their Own Troubles by Don Meyer
Special Needs for Special Siblings by Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz

Other advocacy and support groups

Center for Future Planning at the Arc
The Disability and Abuse Project (Dr. Nora Baladerian and Tom Coleman)
Sibling Leadership Network (National headquarters)
Sibling Resources at Cornell University
SibNet (Don Meyer)


Living with a Brother or Sister with Special Needs, A Book for Sibs by Donald Meyer and Patricia Vadasy
No Pity: People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement by Joe Shapiro
Pieces: My Sister, her Autism and Me by Jaqueline Moreno
SibCare by Taffy Cannon
Siblings: Brothers and sisters of children with disability by Kate Strohm
Special Siblings by Mary McHugh
Thicker than Water, Essays by Adult Siblings of People with Disabilities by Don Meyer
The Future is Now: A Future Planning Training Curriculum for Families and their Adult Relatives with Developmental Disabilities by A. Factor, E. DeBrine, J. Caldwell, K. Arnold, J. Kramer, T. Nelis, T. Heller
My Life Book: Future Planning for People with Developmental Disabilities produced by Nell Caraway, Directed by Adam Wendt
The Sibling Survival Guide; Information for Brothers and Sisters of Adults with Disabilities by Don Meyer and Emily Holl
Views from Our Shoes; Growing Up with a Brother or Sister with Special Needs by Donald Joseph Meyer

Movies and Documentaries

Kelly’s Hollywood
The Other Sister
Rain Man
Without Apology 

Updated August 2017

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