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Virtual – Advocate Children’s Hospital Sibshops for Teens

When

Friday, May 17, 2024    
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Event Type

Free virtual educational and activity based group for teens ages 12 and up who have a brother or sister with a disability or chronic condition

Advocate Children’s Hospital will host a virtual “Sibshops for Teens” meeting on May 17 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Sibshops are a program of the National Sibling Support Project. Organizations nationwide run sibshops to recognize and address the life-long and ever-changing concerns of millions of siblings of people with developmental, health, and mental health concerns.

Advocate Children’s Hospital Teen Sibshops offer peer support, and fun educational and activities for teens who have a brother or sister with a disability or chronic condition.

Teens ages 12 and up will enjoy:

  • Fun activities
  • Games
  • Discussions about other siblings about their common experiences, joys, and concerns

The Sibshops session is free and will be on Zoom.

See the Advocate Children’s Hospital Teen Sibshops flyer for more details, an application and upcoming dates.

For more information, contact Sibshop Coordinator Ahren Hoffman at ahren.hoffman@aah.org or (872) 843-0300.

Advocate Children’s Hospital will also host Sibshops for Teens on Zoom on June 14.