- LocationNorth Carolina
- Case #Malcom
Malcolm is a healthy boy who was born in December 2009. He has been diagnosed with cognitive delays and a disorder of expressive speech. He is allergic to milk and yogurt.
Cheerful Malcolm shows great interest in his surroundings. He initiates interactions and physical closeness with others, strives for attention and praise, and makes good eye contact. Malcolm actively joins group games and enjoys meeting new people. He is agile and coordinated and walks, jumps, runs, and climbs with ease. He cuts along lines, builds with blocks, completes simple puzzles, holds a pencil appropriately, and is working on coloring within the borders. His attention and ability to concentrate are improving and he understands and follows simple instructions. Malcolm vocalizes some words and his vocabulary is continually increasing. He can name certain objects in a book as well as everyone in his environment. Malcolm attends a kindergarten program where he works with a resource teacher. He eats independently with a good appetite, participates in his personal hygiene and dressing/undressing, and makes his physiological needs known.
Malcolm has made clear developmental gains at his orphanage and would thrive in a permanent, loving family.
Weight at Birth: 2.350 kg Height at Birth: 47 cm
Weight April 2017: 18.200 kg Height April 2017: 110 cm
THIS CHILD MUST BE ADOPTED FROM THE FOREIGN COUNTRY OF HIS/HER RESIDENCE.
Disclaimer: This information has been provided to Hopscotch from various sources such as foreign doctors, orphanage directors, nannies, ministry officials, foundation representatives, attorneys and translators. If you have any questions regarding the information stated in the childrens reports, please consult with your International Adoption specialist. Hopscotch cannot attest to the accuracy or completeness of this information. Information can change over time as children develop or through human error in recording data.