Coping with coronavirus in 2021
It’s a New Year, and for many adult siblings there is nothing ‘new’ about it as the coronavirus pandemic continues. Siblings across the UK have been coping for over 10 months with unbearably difficult situations. You might be separated from your brother who has learning disabilities and can’t keep in touch with video calls; giving extra care for your sister who has physical disabilities because her care package has been reduced or living in lockdown with your autistic brother who is struggling to cope with the changes. As we enter 2021, we need to draw on our resilience more than ever. Here’s our advice for adult siblings at this time.