- Case #80577
Jacob is intelligent and loves to play video games and board games. He is easy to engage and will have long conversations with others who share his interests. Jacob is diagnosed with kidney disease and receives dialysis several times a week. He also requires a special diet. Due to this medical diagnosis, he is sometimes prevented from interacting in all of the activities he loves, but he makes the most of it. Jacob excels in school and is on the honor roll. He does have to miss school often for his treatments, but he is able to maintain good grades. Jacob will push the boundaries, but responds well to redirection and structure. He is normally happy and is able to form attachments with individuals he feels are important in his life.
Jacob will benefit from a family that is able to devote a lot of time to him and his medical needs. He needs a family with a flexible schedule for his medical appointments. Jacob will do well with a family that participates in indoor activities, but he can be outdoors at sporting events and other community events.