Kayla is a funny and engaging teen who loves music, movies, fashion, and facebook! She’s very social (she can talk to just about anyone) and has many friends. Kayla is a leader among her peers, although she still sometimes gets caught up in teenage drama! Kayla is very creative and can often be found with a notebook full of songs, stories, and quotes that she carries with her.
She is making great progress at her current placement, working hard at school and in therapy, and is hoping to get a job this summer. Family and connection is important to Kayla and she spends a lot of time thinking about her three brothers and other relatives who she cares about. She is eager to find a family of her own that will provide her with stability, love, and belonging.
The Right Family for Kayla
The right family for Kayla will be able to provide her with unconditional support and commitment. Kayla is open to a variety of family structures but prefers to stay in the metro area. She is open to two-parent and single-parent households, with other kids or without. She loves animals and is definitely open to a family with pets (especially dogs!).
She would do best with a family that is active and will support her participation in various after-school and community activities. Kayla identifies as Christian and would like a family that is supportive of her church attendance, although she is open to families with different beliefs or faith practices. Kayla needs a family that will be supportive of her connections with her siblings and other relatives.