RICHMOND, Va. — November is National Adoption Month and CBS 6 is Working For You by means of our partnership with JFS/Connecting Hearts to search out each baby in Virginia’s foster system a loving household. Nearly 800 kids in Virginia’s foster system are ready for a everlasting loving dwelling. The pandemic has remoted them even farther from the connections we take as a right in school, work, or dwelling.
Especially acute is the necessity for older kids to discover a without end household earlier than they age out of the system. You can have an effect even when it’s only for a 12 months or two.
Jimmy, who loves enjoying and watching basketball, has a smile that lights up the room.
The fun-to-be-around 14-year-old is described as vivid and considerate.
He additionally likes to snigger and has a good rapport with animals and young children.
As Connecting Hearts – A Deborah J Johnston Charity, celebrates National Adoption Month, our “30 Kids in 30 Days” initiative is to deliver consciousness to 30 children or siblings who can be found for without end properties. Our children are all ages and races, they had been put in foster care on account of no fault of their very own. To study extra about turning into a foster to adoption father or mother(s) click on right here. The I Belong Project™ movies are a venture of Virginia’s Kids Belong in cooperation with America’s Kids Belong.