Children Awaiting Adoption


CJ

16 Years Old

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CJ is a typical 16 year old who likes to hang out with friends and play outside in his free time. CJ is interested in pursuing a career where he could work on cars or something in the engineering field. He enjoys taking walks to clear his head. His favorite meal to cook is fish. Those who know CJ have described him as very hard-working, smart, and have expressed that he is able to complete anything he puts his mind to. CJ is an excellent reader and enjoys Sci-Fi and Mythology.

Jeffrey

16 Years Old

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Jeffrey's interests include playing video games, being outdoors, and rebuilding electronics. He also loves learning home improvement projects. Jeff is learning life skills and gaining more independence on a daily basis.

Aryian

16 Years Old

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Aryian enjoys cosmetology and is wanting to go to school for cosmetology upon graduation from high school. He learns at grade level and is doing well in school. He enjoys playing video games and watching sports. Aryian will strive in a home with a male figure and older siblings.


Clarence

16 Years Old

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Clarence enjoys cleaning and cutting the grass. He loves learning about different tools and equipment. He also enjoys animals and learning about them and their way of life. Clarence wants to be a construction worker when he graduates from high school.


Timothy

17 Years Old

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Tim enjoys spending time with his aunt. He also enjoys going to the art museum and watching movies. Tim has a big personality and sense of humor. He loves going to school. Tim spends time at the food bank to gain work experience.


Brianna

11 Years Old

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Brianna is a very sweet girl who has a desire to make new friends. She enjoys art and her favorite color is purple. Brianna enjoys animals and has experience working with horses, guinea pigs, and bunnies. Brianna loves trying new foods, but especially loves dessert. She's a chocolate fanatic! She enjoys school and is a very bright girl.


Tyler

13 Years Old

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Tyler is a talkative and active child. He enjoys playing basketball. His favorite player is LeBron James. He likes gaming on the Xbox and has an interest in history, particularly old cars and the civil rights movement. He likes learning new things and exploring. Tyler also loves dogs and would enjoy a home that has animals. Tyler has stated that he wants to make the world a better place by making it more environmentally friendly. He would like to join the military or attend college to become a technician on motor vehicles.


Anthonyy

15 Years Old

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Anthonyy is 15 years old. He enjoys baking in his spare time. Anthonyy also enjoys playing the guitar and has been playing since he was little. Anthonyy is wanting to attend a trade schools to eventually become a mechanic. Anthonyy is very motivated and hard working. He has a great sense of humor.


Scottie

10 Years Old

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Scottie has a big imagination and enjoys playing pretend as well as dressing up as his favorite characters. If given the choice, he would rather ride his bike than have screen time. Scottie gets along well with others and would like to have some playmates his age. He would benefit from a family that is willing to support the lifelong challenges that are associated with his intellectual needs. Scottie loves school and his favorite classes are music or art related. When learning a new task or subject, he is eager to share this information with trusted people. Scottie has been described as 'talkative, sweet, and caring'. He has been a help around the house and has not had issues following household rules. Scottie states that he is most comfortable with a two-parent household that is active and have similar interests. Scottie does best in a structured environment with patience from the caregiver.

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Kaylee

10 Years Old

Kaylee is a happy girl who loves to smile. She enjoys being outside and playing games. Her favorite activity is drawing or any activity that is art related. Kaylee is shy and reserved but has an adventurous side. Kaylee has been descirbed as a 'great helper' around the house and recently expressed an interest in learning how to cook and bake. She plays well with younger children as well. Kaylee is part of a sibling set of four.


Kyra

5 Years Old

Kyra is a bright girl who loves to play. She can get along with children younger and older than her. Kyra loves to play pretend, dress up, and has a favorite doll that she takes everywhere. Kyra has done well in school and makes friends easily. She has come out of her shell recently, and is able to express her feelings in a meaningful way. Kyra is also shy but has an outgoing side. She has been described as 'girly' and 'sweet'. Kyra likes to play at the park and her favorite thing to so is swim! Kyra is part of a sibling set of four.


Kaden

12 Years Old

Kaden loves fishing and being outdoors. Kaden has pet crawdads and is good with all other animals. He loves video games and streaming online playing Minecraft. He has a creative side, likes art, drawing, and building things with his hands. He is used to being the eldest child in the home and does well with younger children. He is interested in extracurricular activities like basketball and wrestling. Kaden is part of a sibling set of four.


Kameron

7 Years Old

Kameron is a very helpful child and he likes to help organize things around the house. Kameron is learning to maintain his own hygiene and likes the idea of becoming more independent. Kameron is reading and likes to do school work independently. He loves Paw Patrol and the family dogs. He is able to entertain himself when asked and also likes to play with other children. He looks up to his brother and considers him his best friend. Kameron is part of a sibling set of four.

Currently, this sibling set is only being considered for placement together.


Luna

13 Years Old

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Luna is an active child that is open to new things. She is bilingual (Spanish) and enjoys teaching others about her culture. She is active and likes to be healthy. Luna has played volleyball and softball. Additionally, she likes to ride her bike and go on walks to explore nature. Luna loves anime and everything about it. She is independent and does very well with younger children and children her own age.

Jennifer

13 Years Old

Jennifer is 13 years old. Jennifer is bilingual. She speaks Spanish and English. Jennifer smiles a lot and likes to laugh. She is easy to get along with and carries a conversation. Jennifer is excellent at advocating for herself. She is interested in being a photographer. She is interested in going to college. Jennifer likes to read. She listens to various types of music like pop, hip-hop, country, and rap. Jennifer prefers to be inside rather than outside. Jennifer likes to watch movies and TV.
Contact worker: Jillian Hedrick - Jillian.Hedrick@jfs.ohio.gov

Hailey

15 Years Old

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Hailey is 15 years old. She is interested in culinary arts. Hailey is still exploring her options for college. Hailey enjoys spending time indoors unless the temperature is just right. She enjoys playing sports. Hailey played volleyball and soccer in the past. She likes to cook various items. She likes to cook chicken the most. Her favorite type of music is country. Hailey likes watching various TV shows and movies. She doesn't have a favorite category.
Contact worker: Jillian Hedrick - Jillian.Hedrick@jfs.ohio.gov

Ian

15 Years Old

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Ian is 15 years old. Ian is shy at first but he can be talkative when he wants to be. Ian likes rap music and his favorite artist is Juice Wrld. Ian likes to play football, hang out with friends, and ride his bike. If Ian is not outside, he will be playing on his phone inside. Ian is interested in being a record producer. Ian wants to make beats for people. His favorite school subject is history. Ian likes to make desserts and his favorite is cheesecake.
Contact worker: Jillian Hedrick - Jillian.Hedrick@jfs.ohio.gov

Layra

14 Years Old

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Layra is 14 years old. Layra is very sweet and kind. Layra is hardworking. She already is interested in getting a part-time job. Layra is interested in dance and cheer. She doesn't like watching TV or movies that much. Layra reads mystery books. Layra likes to cook. She is still learning recipes and would like to learn more. Her favorite place to eat is Burger Master. Layra is interested in a biomedical engineering major in marine biology. Layra said that she wants to work in a lab.
Contact worker: Jillian Hedrick - Jillian.Hedrick@jfs.ohio.gov

Josie

16 Years Old

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Josie is 16 years old. Josie is very easy to get along with. Josie is soft-spoken but is able to advocate for herself. Josie is very hard-working. Josie likes playing with make-up. She is interested in going into cosmetology. Josie said that she likes to hang out with friends a lot. They either go outside to ride bikes/go on walks or stay inside and watch TV or make-up tutorials. Josie currently has a part-time job.
Contact worker: Jillian Hedrick - Jillian.Hedrick@jfs.ohio.gov


Annabel

16 Years Old

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Annabel is a 16 year old female who is interested in being a typical teenager. She is interested in makeup and all things 'girly'. She has also expressed an interest in photography and would like to possibly expand this into a career. Annabel is independent and has been responsible enough to hold down a part-time job while attending school. She has also been involved in extracurricular activities such as volleyball and softball. Annabel has a younger brother that she is close to and needs to remain in contact with. Annabel is looking to have a supportive family that would have similar interests as herself. She describes herself as a quiet person and would like to live in a somewhat quiet environment.