Sometimes we get along great, and sometimes we don’t because we don’t agree on movies and games.
Juan is the big brother that will help his siblings with their homework. He offers advice when they are not making good choices. Heriberto tends to be off by himself playing with his Legos or out on the tree swing. He also enjoys hanging out with his big brother. The two of them enjoy going fishing with their foster dad. Silvia and Lizbeth enjoy sitting quietly together, watch TV, and swimming. Lizbeth enjoys reading and learning in school. The girls sometimes have competitive moments with each other but still enjoy hanging out together. They all have a loving sibling bond.
I am a guy who likes to play sports, and spend time with my foster family. I am also a social person at home and in public.
Juan is small for his age, but he has a big heart. He has matured over the last year and is quite the gentleman. He enjoys school and would like to try his hand at playing football on a school team. He enjoys camping and swimming in the river. He enjoys going on vacations and would like to continue these activities. He would like to work with horses, and get experience working on a ranch with the animals. His goal is to own a ranch one day. He is very close to his siblings. It is important to him that he is adopted with his 3 younger siblings and remain in contact with his older sister after he is adopted.
Juan would do best in a happy and active family who likes to travel, do family activities around the house with and without extended family. His forever family understands that each child has their needs and may need individualized care.Their forever family will need to continue to build his self-esteem. Their forever family will not be confrontational. The forever family will only administer consequences that would be appropriate for their age and level of functioning.
I am a person who is shy, but I am happy person.
Heriberto is a teen with a big heart who likes to have time to himself, but he also likes spending time with others. He enjoys having a grandmother and grandfather that spoils him. He was involved in karate at school before the virus and would like to continue it. He would like to be involved in other activities that may interest him as he gets older. He enjoys fishing with his foster dad, going on family camping trips on the river, and at the Indian reservation. He knows he has lots to explore and learn so he likes trying new things and ask lots of questions.
Heriberto’s forever family will be loving and non-confrontational. His forever family will provide he and his siblings with a safe and happy place to live. His forever family will encourage him to participate in extracurricular activities. His forever family will enjoy giving and receiving lots of hugs.
I can be outgoing, and will have lots of questions when I am around people. That is how I learn.
Silvia is a sweet child who still likes playing with her stuffed animals and her My Little Pony. She likes spending her time swimming, camping with her family, family vacations, participating in Boys and Girls Club. She is still learning the world around her and likes trying new activities. She prefers to be independent and do things on her own. She is still learning that kids are always learning from their parents and older siblings. She is close to her siblings. She lives with 3 of her 4 siblings and wants to remain in contact with her oldest sister, and to be adopted with her other 3 siblings.
Silvia’s forever family will be patient with her and love her. Her forever family will provide her and her siblings with a safe and happy place to live. Her forever family will encourage and support her when she needs it. Her forever family will encourage her is to participate in extracurricular activities. Her forever family will would also like an active family who enjoys family time with immediate and extended family.
I am a happy and positive person. I like to laugh.
Lizbeth is the assertive sibling and is the sibling who writes nice notes and cards to her foster mom thanking her for the nice things she does for them. She is proud of her reading accomplishments and is quick to show people who visit her. She enjoys school and has lots of questions when she is learning new things. She and her siblings love the family dog, and the dog travels with them at times. She likes playing with her stuffed animals and dolls. She likes spending her time swimming and camping with her family, going on family vacations, participating in Boys and Girls Club. She is still learning the world around her and is game for trying new activities. She is close to her siblings. She lives with 3 of her 4 siblings and wants to remain in contact with her oldest sister, and to be adopted with her other 3 siblings.
Lizbeth would like parents who are going to be patient with her and love her. She wants parents that will provide she and her siblings with a safe and happy place to live. She would like parents who are going to encourage her when needed, and allow her to participate in extracurricular activities, and be an active family, and enjoys family time with immediate and extended family.
The kids would thrive in a happy active family who likes to travel, do family activities around the house with and without extended family. Their forever family be understanding of each child needs and that they may require individualized parenting as well. The older two kids are used were raising the children before they came into care, therefore the kids are still learning the basics of life. Their forever family will need to continue to build their self-esteem. Their forever family will not be confrontational. Their forever family will be nurturing and will make sure that their consequences will be appropriate for their age and level of functioning.
Child is under Texas Department of Family and Protective Services