When It All Goes Beautifully

Preparing for adoption often involves hearing a lot of scary stories.  Stories about children who were so upset by being torn away from everything they’ve ever known that there were days of shutting down, refusing to eat, and screaming whenever the new parent looks at them.  Sometimes though, that’s not the way the story goes…

Shared List Update as of November 16, 2015

Total – 2170 Girls – 583 (26.9%) Boys – 1587 (73.1%) Dossier First – 1 (0.046%) Aging Out (10+ years old) – 709 (32.7%), 231 girls/478 boys Aging Out (12+ years old) – 325 (15%), 102 girls/223 boys Aging Out (13+ years old) – 168 (7.7%), 52 girls/116 boys Breaking it down: There are 709 children age 10 and up as…