- Case #80677
Joseph is a teen with an easy going nature and comedic spirit! He prefers to go by his nickname, Joe, and sometimes may not realize he is being spoken to when he is called Joseph. Joe is very polite and cares deeply for those he is close to. He enjoys spending most of his time outdoors, whether it is tending to the farm animals, helping to build a new animal pen, or riding his bike. Joe is developing excellent skills in woodworking. He recently crafted a beautiful wooden box to store his spare cash and change. While Joe loves to help cook a meal or work on a craft project, he also finds pleasure in casually shooting a basketball on occasion. In school, Joe can become easily distracted and is a bit of a jokester with his classmates. He sometimes forgets to turn in assignments and may benefit from tutoring. Joe's good sense of humor and ability to speak with anyone makes it easy for him to make friends and build relationships. At home, Joe may need reminders to complete chores or other tasks. He is still searching for his niche and may wish to try different activities to find what he truly loves. Joe is an exceptional youth who is anxious and eager to meet his forever family. He has a smile that can light up the world.
Joe will be highly successful with a family who is patient and accepting of him and who will allow him the opportunity to discover his true passions in life. A family who will cultivate his creative and spontaneous side, while being supportive and structured with him regarding his education, will be most beneficial for him. The family for Joe will be able to spend a lot of one-on-one time with him and be willing to access the resources he needs. Joe will do great with other children and especially pets. His family needs to offer unconditional love and acceptance, while helping him meet his challenges head on and overcome them.