Paul from Pennsylvania
Paul is a happy, friendly, and engaging child who prefers to be active, shooting basketball, swimming, or taking walks. You will usually find him smiling and laughing. He has a good sense of humor and loves to tease or make jokes. Paul also enjoys shooting basketball and playing on his tablet. He loves music and spends time singing with a Karaoke machine. He has become stronger and healthier in the past couple years and has demonstrated significant improvements in his health in the past two months. He has participated in many community activities and never passes on an opportunity to go to the playground or on a shopping trip to Five Below. Those who know Paul well describe him as a joy to be around, friendly, and polite. Paul does well in a structured environment at school and really enjoys helping with tasks. He follows his class routine and interacts well with other students. He loves to help with chores, especially vacuuming and sweeping. Parental rights have not been terminated for Paul; however, when a permanent resource is identified the county will enact final steps to terminate parental rights. For more information, a family can call the SWAN Helpline at 1-800-585-SWAN or have the family worker contact the recruiter, Camilla Murphy, via telephone or email firstname.lastname@example.org.