Thomas from Texas
Thomas is a friendly, respectful and caring teenager. He is a quiet and soft spoken child. He can be a bit reserved when you first meet him, but it doesn't take long for him to open up and then he wants your undivided attention. He comfortably shares his thoughts, ideas, and feelings with those he trusts. Thomas maintains a positive attitude and is looking forward to being adopted. Thomas has a laid back personality and enjoys spending his free time doing simple things like fishing and playing board games. Like many teens, Thomas is developing independent living skills and needs guidance as he moves into adulthood. He has a strong desire to obtain employment. Thomas is currently in a culinary program which he is enjoying. However, he also has a strong desire to be a mechanic. He enjoys building and fixing things with his hands. Thomas receives supportive services in school to help him be successful.
Thomas is excited about the possibility of having his own family. Thomas will thrive in a one or two parent home. He specifically requests a dad who will take him fishing. He will do best being the only child or the youngest child in the home. It is important for him to maintain contact with his older sister who is not part of this adoption.