Grant Me Hope: Aiyana
Having Aiyana on their side makes any team – or family – better and cooler. She loves heading to the soccer field to get her fix for kicks. Aiyana takes to the volleyball court to satisfy her likes for spikes. She plans to go to college because she has a desire to be a therapist. Aiyana enjoys many things, most of them the down-to-earth variety. Aiyana likes munching on cheeseburgers and fries, playing the card game Uno and spending time with family and friends while playing games and enjoying each other’s company.
“Aiyana is a fun-loving and bubbly kid,” says one of the adults close to her. “She is usually very helpful, and she loves to talk. She can be very independent. Aiyana is well-mannered and does well in school.” Aiyana says social studies is her favorite class. Aiyana adds that “my goals” give her the most pride.
Aiyana is excited at the prospect of becoming a member of a forever family, and she wants them to know that she’s fabulous and fantastic. She would do well with a single female parent, two female parents or a mom and dad. Her new parent or parents should be experienced and trauma-informed. They must be strong advocates for the services that will help Aiyana thrive. Aiyana would thrive as an only child, but it’s not a must.
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