Rachel, Aged 16, Needs Parents

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 23, 2018
Share This: If you have a foster care license and would like to parent a 16 year old girl please fill out our Inquiry Form below.  Rachel is transgender and needs parents who are accepting.  She is also in need of parents who will champion her through school.  Single mothers, married couples, and same gender […]
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Subscribe to Let It Be Us News – You’ll Be Glad You Did

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 17, 2018
Share This: Someone recently asked, “How can I best engage with Let It Be Us?”  Our answer is, “Subscribe to our NEWS!” Our News is a communications blog that is published as an email that arrives in subscribers inboxes. While we communicate with our subscribers about parent recruitment events, awards, and stories, we also publish […]
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He’s 7 and Wants to Feel Safe – Can You Help?

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 11, 2018
Share This: Brian is only  7, newly in foster care, and is in need of parents to take care of him and spend time with him.  He wants to feel safe. Other than that, he likes what every other 1st grader likes – puzzles, playing outside, and sports. Single parent families, two parent families, and […]
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5 Year Old Little Girl Needs Foster/Adoptive Parents

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 2, 2018
Share This: Mae is 5 years old little girl in need of parents. She would do best in a 2 parent family with lots of family support. Mae goes to preschool every day and attends therapy twice a week. Mae’s doctors are impressed with her progress and everyone thinks that she is doing better than […]
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National Foster Care Month – 7 Ways to Make a Difference

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 2, 2018
Share This: May is National Foster Care Month and Let It Be Us is encouraging everyone to make a difference in the life of a child in foster care. Here are some ways to help: Pay a visit to some of the children who are awaiting adoption from foster care. Visit the Heart Gallery of […]
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Parents Needed for Profoundly Deaf Child – Please Help

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On May 1, 2018
Share This: Let It Be Us has been searching for parents for Edward, a profoundly deaf 17 year old. Sometimes it takes awhile to find the perfect parents for a child, and in this case we are all saddened by the fact that we have not yet found parents for Edward. Edward is in school […]
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Foster and Adopt Our Children – LGBTQ Parenting Opportunities

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On April 26, 2018
Share This: Let It Be Us is recruiting foster and adoptive parents for the Illinois children who wait within Chicago’s LGBTQ community.  This town hall styled event will include representatives from licensing agencies as well as the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. Our guest speaker will be a foster and adoption-in-process parent.  There […]
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12 Year Old Boy Needs Parents

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On March 8, 2018
Share This: Let It Be Us is recruiting foster and possible adoptive parents for a 12 year old boy.  He has an IEP (Individual Educational Plan) and enjoys reading, building with legos and video games.  He is in school in Gurnee, Illinois so a family in that area would be best, although parents in other […]
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Struggling with Infertility – Consider Adoption from Foster Care

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On February 23, 2018
Share This: It’s interesting to realize that 1 in 8 couples in America struggle to build a family.  The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that’s 15% of couples in America.  It’s further interesting to realize that infertility doesn’t discriminate against race, religion, sexual orientation or economic status.  Interesting again, because neither does […]
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Subscribe to News on Children Needing Parents, Adoption and Foster Care

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On February 20, 2018
Share This: At Let It Be Us we use our blog to promote news on children needing both foster and adoptive parents, as well as news in general on the topics that touch the lives of those of us involved in foster care and adoption. We use our blog to reach out to parents interested […]
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Parents Needed for Profoundly Deaf Child (No License? We Can Expedite)

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On February 19, 2018
Share This: Let It Be Us is in search of parents for Edward, a profoundly deaf 17 year old.  Edward likes to visit the library, the park, and is very interested in WWF Wrestling. His parents will be able to communicate best with him in American Sign Language. Edward is in school in the Northwest […]
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13 Year Olds Need Parents Too – Apply Now

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On February 16, 2018
Share This: At the time when they need you the most, your impact as a parent can be the greatest. At Let It Be Us, we are recruiting foster and adoptive parents for a group of children who literally wait in shelters. These children are girls and boys, ages 13 and up. They have done […]
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4 Year Old Needs Parents – Can You Be the Wind Beneath His Wings?

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On February 15, 2018
Share This: We are in need of a two parent family for a 4 year old little boy named Chase who is very active, funny and likes to take on the father role at home helping the father with projects.  Chase needs to be the youngest in the family. The parents need to have excellent […]
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15 Year Old Girl in Need of a Home – Urgent

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On January 24, 2018
Share This: A 15 year old girl in need of a an Illinois licensed foster or adoptive home is waiting. She is very caring and loving with siblings, is a good student and attends school in the Antioch, Illinois area. This need is urgent. Please complete and submit this Inquiry Form.   This urgent request […]
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Adoption from Foster Care – One Proud Day in Review

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On January 23, 2018
Share This: 2017 rang in over 2,000 adoptions from foster care in Illinois. Let It Be Us had a front row seat to this adoption of two little boys who waited in foster care for over 2,000 days. Bob and Wendy Noonan, the self deputized biological empty nesters of three free range young adults, took […]
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Three Children Shelter Bound on a Cold Chicago Night – Parents Needed Urgently

  • Posted by Let It Be Us
  • On December 26, 2017
Share This: On this cold Chicago night there are three children in need – ages 15, 9 and 8. The two oldest children are girls. They may be available for adoption. If you have an Illinois foster care license, live in Chicago, or live in the Chicago Suburban Area, and are interested in parenting these children, […]
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