Edward from Texas
Edward is a happy youth who loves to be around other people. He likes being a helper and enjoys assisting with completing chores around the house. Edward loves his involvement in the Special Olympics. He also likes to spend time outdoors and people watch. At church, he enjoys participating in the youth group with other children his age. He has a joyful disposition, loves to laugh, and have fun. Edward is a loving child who is affectionate and likes to give hugs. In the summer, he likes to play by the swimming pool or lay out under an umbrella in the shade.
Edward needs a family who is committed to caring for him long-term. He will benefit from parents who have experience with caring for children with special needs. He needs a family who will supervise him at all times to ensure his safety. Edward will do best with a family who will assist him in his learning. He will benefit from a family who goes on outings, as he loves to participate in community events. The ideal family for Edward will be affectionate and one who expresses love openly. He requires parents that will love, hug, and care for him.