"We love each other very much."
Mariah and Jaylin have a very close connection with each other and desire to be adopted into a loving family. They enjoy playing together and are always looking out for each other's best interests when they are together. Jaylin is rather shy and loves to receive attention and affection from his caregivers. He loves to collect basketball and Pokémon trading cards. Mariah and Jaylin share many of the same hobbies, but each have their own unique personality. Mariah loves playing with dolls and watching cartoons. Jaylin, being the older of the two, is very protective of Mariah and loves her very much.
"I love my sister and want to be with her in our forever home."
Jaylin is a soft-spoken child with has a peculiar laugh when he finds something funny. He is not easily upset, and is very protective of his sister. Jaylin is playful, polite, and has his own fashion sense. Jaylin can, at times, get upset when things don’t go as he had envisioned, but he is easily redirected. Jaylin loves sports, especially basketball, and his favorite player is Kobe Bryant. He also has a favorite football team, which of course it’s the Houston Texans! If he could he would trade Pokémon cards and watch video games every day. He is ready and willing to be a part of a loving forever family.
Jaylin will benefit from a family who understands and uses age appropriate discipline, as well as exhibiting patience. Jaylin will thrive in an environment which consists of structure, consistency, and firmness. He will benefit from a family who has an awareness of Autism and a strong focus on academics. Jaylin is excited about being adopted and it's in his best interest to have a family who will cultivate his interests and help him to strengthen his weaker areas. One of his wishes is to be adopted with his sister.
"I love my brother and want to be with him."
Mariah is a friendly and articulate child. Mariah has a bubbly personality and is very down to earth. She engages and interacts well with family and friends. Mariah loves to play with Barbie dolls, Elmo, paper dolls, and watch television. She enjoys community walks, playgrounds, dancing, and singing. Her favorite foods are pizza, corn dogs, and pasta. Mariah has a good sense of humor and everything makes her laugh. She is not easily upset and is protective of her older brother, who she enjoys spending time with. She is ready and willing to be adopted. One of her dreams is to be adopted with her brother and a have loving forever family.
Mariah desires to be a part of a family with a mother and father. Her family will be loving, active, and consistent. Mariah's family will adopt her with her brother. She will benefit from a family who has an awareness of Autism and a strong focus on academics. Her family will be proactive in advocating for her educational goals and progress. Mariah's family will provide a nurturing and emotional connection which is created and sustained overtime. Her parents will have consistent rules, clear goals, and reinforce positive behaviors with praise and rewards. The home environment should be highly structured and loving.
Mariah and Jaylin desire to be a part of a home with a mother and father. Their family must be loving, active, and consistent. Mariah and Jaylin will benefit from a family who has an awareness of Autism with an ability to advocate for and be proactive in the children's educational progress and goals. Mariah and Jaylin's family must provide a nurturing and emotional connection which is created and sustained overtime. Their forever family will provide consistent rules, clear goals, and reinforce positive behaviors with praise and rewards. The home environment should be highly structured and loving.
Child is under Texas Department of Family and Protective Services