Maggie (Age 15)
Maggie is a sweet, loving, imaginative young lady who craves love, attention, and understanding and she always has a smile on her face. She likes animals, drawing, coloring, being outdoors and cooking. Maggie does a great job doing her own laundry, however; she does not get too excited about doing chores. Maggie has expressed that she would like a home with a “mommy” and a “daddy.” She wants a family to love her and not give up on her. Maggie does very well with younger children in the home.
What Others Say About Maggie
Maggie’s teachers absolutely adore her and say she is a big help in the classroom. Maggie interacts well with her peers and enjoys being a helper. Maggie struggles academically in some areas and will need educational supports.
What You Can Do for Maggie
The type of family best needed to meet Maggie’s needs is a patient, understanding, and active family. A two-parent, or single female would be best. A parent with experience dealing with youth who have academic challenges, and knows how navigate the school system is a must. A family who understands trauma and can set clear, consistent, and realistic expectations would be a great fit for Maggie.