Jeremiah from Texas
Jeremiah is a handsome youth with a great smile. He is very creative and loves to draw and build things. Jeremiah is said to be very helpful in the kitchen and likes learning how to cook and bake. He likes watching movies and SpongeBob. He also likes to sit and listen to music. Jeremiah has high goals for his future and has said before that he would like to attend Texas A&M and study to become a veterinarian. Jeremiah is diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome on the Autism Spectrum and learns at a slower rate than other children his age. He receives additional services and resources in school to help him be successful with his grades. Jeremiah is a quiet child and is content with his own company. He is soft spoken and tends to shy away when he is unsure of himself. He will also shy away from people he doesn't know or is uncomfortable around. Once Jeremiah feels comfortable with you and accepts you, he is very charming and welcoming. He responds best when someone speaks to him in a calm manner. Jeremiah is very kind hearted.
Jeremiah needs a family that will commit to him 100% and will not give up on him. He is known for testing the waters. He is untrusting at first and needs a family that will show him that no matter what, they are there for him. Jeremiah will do best with a one- or two-parent female family. He will do best as the only child or the youngest child in the home. Jeremiah likes having children to play with and is accustomed to being around siblings. His parents will need to offer him a lot of one-on-one attention. It will also be beneficial for his family to encourage him to participate in social activities and to fully understand Autism.