Devon from Texas
Devon is an energetic, creative, and fun little boy. He has a big, bright smile, and he flashes it often. His face lights up when he is offered a chance to talk about things that interest and excite him. At times, Devon can act before thinking things through and become distracted. He has a lot of energy and enjoys several activities including drawing, listening to music, playing video games, and going to church. He is working on using these activities to manage his thoughts when he becomes upset. Devon receives supportive services at school to help him succeed and stay focused. He is bright and makes good grades. Devon states that he is "ready for a happy family to play with".
Devon and Ayanis are both sweet and creative children who have big hopes for their future. These two light up when they see each other. Ayanis is the oldest, and she cares for her brother greatly. She definitely plays the "big sister" role. She dotes on Devon to make sure he has everything he needs. She is generous and affectionate towards him. Devon is a bright child and looks to his big sister for guidance and approval. While Ayanis and Devon's age difference results in a variation of interests at times, it is clear when you see these two interact that they love and care for each other. One of their favorite activities to do together is create arts and crafts.
Devon is ready for a family to love him. The things he wants most in a family are happy parents and to be with his sister, Ayanis. Devon has stated he would like to live with a "superhero family". Devon will do best with a family who is structured and patient. His family will offer him guidance, supervision, and unconditional love. Devon's family will help him express his emotions in safe, healthy ways and offer him healthy outlets for his creativity. Devon will do best in a home without dogs and cats, as he is allergic to them.