Dekota from Texas
DeKota is a sweet and affectionate child. He loves hugs to help him feel safe and secure. He also has a great sense of humor and he loves to laugh. Dekota can be a ball of energy at times and he loves going to Chuck E Cheese to run around and play. He also loves participating in the events at the Special Olympics. Dekota enjoys playing on the computer and keeping himself busy with puzzles. Although he can play well with others, Dekota prefers to play alone. He is a very organized child. In his room, everything is very orderly and all of his super heroes have a prominent place on the shelves. Dekota is in a supportive classroom at school. Dekota is diagnosed with Epilepsy. He will continue to do well in school with the correct resources, time, and help. His favorite subjects in school are PE and computer class; he has some struggles in math. Dekota is a huge fan of all kinds of super heroes. His favorites are the Power Rangers, PJ Masks, and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Dekota's strengths include his ability to make friends and his ability to adapt to the environment around him. Dekota struggles with expressing his emotions at times, however he can be re-directed quickly. Life with Dekota will be filled with love and affection. This little guy is a "super hero" in his own right and will thrive in the perfect home that can provide him with opportunities to explore.
Dekota will do best in a family with a mother to offer him that affection and support he is missing. Dekota needs a family who offers patience and consistency, along with careful supervision. The ideal family will commit to allowing Dekota a safe place to express himself and continue to help him reach his goals in life. The best family for Dekota will spend a lot of one on one time with him and be willing to access resources for his needs. Dekota does well with other children in the home. He responds best to a predictable and structured environment. Dekota has shown consistent progress over time and needs a family willing to advocate for him while providing for his needs.