Gabriel is an active, good natured boy who loves playing outside, reading books, playing games, and eating snacks. He is an open and loving child. Gabriel has some challenges with being honest and at times will act out when upset. He experiences some challenges comprehending the behavior of others and determining their responses to social situations. Gabriel is very social and loves to play with other kids. He also enjoys family outings, especially ones to places outside like the park or going camping. Gabriel loves school and continues to make progress with his grades. He thrives in a structured environment with set routines as he feels most safe in a consistent environment. Gabriel needs to feel safe and secure. His home life needs to be stable, where consistent and concrete boundaries are set. Gabriel desires love from a forever family.
Gabriel needs a patient, loving, and nurturing home and forever family who will make him feel safe and secure. His new family will be patient and allow him the time he needs to develop a relationship with them. The ideal family will ensure that Gabriel receives any services he may require; this includes being an effective advocate for his educational and supportive needs. Gabriel's forever family will ensure appropriate services are available as he transitions into adulthood. And they'll provide him with the supervision, praise, and encouragement to be happy and successful. Gabriel needs a family who will love him unconditionally and be committed to him fully.
Child is under Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.