Building friendships for children with disability

Inclusive schools provide amazing opportunities for children to make school friends and become active members of their community. Schools and families can increase the possibility of children with disability making school friends and keeping them by working together. Because just being ‘at school’ won’t be enough.

The building friendships fact sheet has advice for parents and families about how to actively nurture positive relationships and support your child at school. It also highlights common mistakes so you can be vigilant about avoiding these as you help your child in making friends.