This booklet is for brothers and sisters from the age of 7 years upwards, although anyone else is very welcome to read it if they would find it helpful.
- explain what autism means
- describe the sorts of difficulties autistic children have
- suggest ideas for explaining autism to other people who don’t know about it
- talk about some of the things that you might find difficult as a brother or sister
- share some of the good things that children have told us about being a brother or sister