"We are brothers who want a family who will love us and accept us."
Jose, Jesus, and Juan (who prefer to go by Joey, Jesse, and Johnny) are tight-knit brothers who have experienced a lot together. They have a very strong bond with each other and are very dedicated to being adopted together. This terrific trio loves to spend time outdoors and play sports. They enjoy activities like camping and hiking. They are very competitive and like to see who can outdo the other. Joey is the quietest of the group. He likes to play sports and video games. Jesse is the comedian of the bunch. He likes to have fun and make others laugh. Johnny is very polite and well-mannered. Jose, Jesus, and Juan like to keep each other on their toes. They are funny and have big personalities. They can be slow to warm up, but with those they are comfortable with, they are warm and friendly. Joey, Jesse, and Johnny have many friends in church and place importance on religion.
"I am a sports guy. I like to be with my brothers."
Jose (who goes by Joey) is an athlete who loves to play sports. He played football for his school team and greatly enjoyed the experience. He not only likes to play sports, he also likes to talk about sports and watch games. Joey takes advantage of any opportunity to be outdoors, but he also loves video games. Joey is an intelligent and motivated youth. He likes school and does well academically. Joey appreciates the time he has to spend with his brothers and his friends, but also likes to have time alone. He is a very independent and resilient youth.
Joey needs a family that will love him and help support him to become a successful man. He desires a family that will be there for him now and in the future. Joey is interested in a family with a mom and a dad. He does best with a positive role model. Joey thrives with routine and structure. He needs a home with clear rules, boundaries, and expectations. His family will need to provide him with unconditional love and acceptance for him to feel safe. Joey’s family needs to be patient with him as he bonds with the family. It will likely be a slow transition for him to learn his place. His family will need to understand that he may be slow to accept the changes at first.
"I like to make people laugh. I like sports."
Jesus (who goes by Jesse) is humorous and loves to make people laugh and smile. He is a very active youth who loves playing team sports, including basketball and football. Like his brother Joey, he loves to talk about sports too. Jesse also loves video games and being outdoors. When Jesse applies himself, he does very well and can achieve all of his goals. He is a smart youth who knows his strengths. Jesse places great value on the relationship he has with his brothers and is a social teen who enjoys being with like-minded peers. He is an independent youth, but still needs support and encouragement to achieve his goals.
Jesse would like a family with a mother and a father. His family will need to be very committed to him as he learns his role in the family. They will need to be patient as he learns the rules and expectations. Jesse needs unconditional love and acceptance as he bonds with the family to increase his feelings of safety and security. His transition with the family may be slow and he will need a high level of support. Jesse needs a very structured home environment with clear rules and boundaries. He does best when he knows the expectations.
"I like to make people smile. I like to play video games."
Juan (who goes by Johnny) is a funny child who loves to joke around and make others laugh. He likes to be around others and can be a very helpful child. Johnny is polite and well-mannered. He is very interested in indoor activities, such as playing video games, but he also enjoys the outdoors and playing basketball. Johnny knows what he is capable of and is a confident person. He is very determined and will accomplish his goals. Johnny is very bonded with his brothers and enjoys the time spent with them and those who share in his interests. He is ready to find his forever home!
Johnny would prefer a family with a mom and a dad. It is very important for him to have a strong male role model, but he also needs a mother who will be patient and compassionate to his needs. His parents will need to work with him to find his role in the family. Johnny needs a very consistent, structured family with clear, well-defined rules and boundaries. His family will be understanding and patient with him as he finds his place. Johnny’s family will need to encourage and respect the relationship he has with his brothers.
Joey, Jesse, and Johnny have expressed a desire to be adopted by a family with a mom and a dad. They need a strong male role model and very warm, nurturing parents. Their forever family needs to be very accepting, patient, and understanding of them as a group and as individuals. Joey, Jesse, and Johnny thrive with structure and consistency. Rules need to be well established from the beginning so they have consistent and strong expectations. Joey, Jesse, and Johnny need a lot of support and encouragement as they bond with their new family and build relationships based on trust and unconditional love and acceptance.
Children are under Texas Department of Family and Protective Services