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Becky #

Girl: 2015 Special needs: spina bifida; hydrocephalus, condition after VP shunt; convergent concomitant strabismus Becky is a calm child, with positive emotional tone. She is able to demonstrate various reactions of content and discontent. She smiles when spoken to and laughs out loud when jested. Becky recognizes her caregivers and calls them by their names. […]

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Patti

Girl, born 2008 PRC Spina bifida, kidney issues, hydronphrosis, and lower extremity paralysis Patti is a sweet 10 year old that has been through some tragic experiences. She was hosted in the US in 2015 and her file was later prepared for adoption. In 2015 her host family states she had great self care skills, […]

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Pacen #

Boy: 2012 Listed: 3/2018 Special needs: spina bifida aperta-condition after surgical correction of the meningomyelocele region lumbalis; internal hydrocephalus – VP shunt installed; severe muscle hypotonia of the lower limbs; contractures of the ankle joints; lower flaccid paraplegia; convergent concomitant strabismus; esotropia and amblyopia of the right eye – glasses are prescribed and treatment is being conducted; […]

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Myrtie #

Boy: 2014 Current diagnoses: Arnold-Chiari Malformation. Internal hydrocephalus. Spina bifida aperta. Bottom paraplegia. Neurogenic bladder. Recurrent urinary tract infections. Iron deficiency anemia. Listed: Feb 2018 In the attached short video Myrtie demonstrates the following abilities: He carries out conversations that are on target for his age, he adequately asks questions, answers questions, demonstrates his likes, […]

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Fletcher

Fletcher was born in November 2015 and has been diagnosed with spina bifida, hydrocephalus, an Arnold-Chiari malformation, and an unspecified GI condition. His development is delayed. Listed: November 2017 Little information is available at this time, but additional details can likely be obtained for a serious family that submits a letter of inquiry for this […]

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Wilder

Wilder was born in February 2013 and has been diagnosed with spina bifida (surgically addressed) and hydrocephalus (shunt placed). Wilder sits independently, but appears to be wheelchair bound and requires an additional procedure (achillotomy) on his legs. He is developmentally delayed. Listed: November 2017 Little information is available at this time, but additional details can […]

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Todd #21-12

  Boy, Born 2007 Good general condition, hydrocephalus with a shunt installed, spina bifida aperta, lower limb paraplegia, congenital anomaly of the excretory system – agenesis of the left kidney, hypotonic right ureter, osteogenesis imperfecta (which has not been genetically proven), convergent strabismus, logorrhoea, delayed neuropsychological development. Listed: Sept 11, 2013 Todd can sit independently. […]

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Noreen #

Girl: 2002 Diagnoses: hydrocephalus, spina bifida Listed: November 2017 Noreen turned 15 earlier this year.  She lives in Eastern Europe in a group home for children with disabilities.  Noreen uses a wheelchair and needs assistance for some of her needs.  She is not yet fully able to take care of herself however, she has developed […]

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Zack

Boy, born 2014 Spina bifida of lower lumbar and entire sacral region. Hydrocephalus (with VP shunt) and Chiari malformation. Had operation to release tethered spinal cord. Is catheterized. Listed: October 2017 Zack is an adorable boy, with the most beautiful eyes! He can sit independently and feed himself. Smiley, happy guy who is well-loved by […]

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Bruno

Boy, born 2002 Spina Bifida, after surgery Very friendly, shying boy, not talkative, but smart. Listed: September 2017 I600 a must be filed by July 2018; otherwise he will no longer be available for adoption! It’s hard to say if he really wants to be adopted. I guess he has lots of fear before unknown […]

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Eugene #

Boy:  2015 Diagnosis: Low birth weight (2250gr.)– internal and external hydrocephalus. Condition after surgery of spina bifida aperta. Poor paraplegia of lower limbs. Left ankle deformation. Eugene is a  very sunny, radiant and positive boy. Currently he lives in a Home for medical and social care. He has made  improvements in his development. He is […]

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Pia #

Pia was born in 2002 and has been diagnosed with spina bifida (which has been surgically addressed), infantile cerebral palsy, club feet, slight lower paraparesis, and mild developmental delays. Listed: Feb 2017 Pia is an inquisitive and sociable teen who shows a generally positive attitude. She has a well-developed active vocabulary and easily makes conversation. […]

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Penelope

Girl, born 2013 Thoracic spina bifida with hydrocephalus Congenital vertical talus deformity Chronic tubulo-interstitial nephritis mixed developmental disorder Listed: June 2017 $112.50 has been donated towards the cost of my adoption!

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Scotty #

Boy: age 2 Diagnosis: Lumbar spina bifida (surgically corrected), grand mal seizures, spastic cerebral palsy, hydrocephalus Listed: March 2017 Scotty has little support from his legs.  His head control has improved and he can turn from his back to his belly.  He sits independently by holding on to the bars of his crib and also makes […]

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EUGENE for the McAuliffe family — OR

Kristina has been a natural caregiver her whole life. She is a single mom to three wonderful boys. Her youngest son is blessed with Williams Syndrome. Kristina has been a licensed daycare provider for 15 years. During this time she has cared for many children with sever special needs. She’s taken care of children with […]

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Delaney #

Girl, born 2012 Hydrocephalus internal – ventriculoperitoneal shunt, Spina bifida, congenital anomalies of the urinary system, ventral hernia. Listed: April 25, 2016 Update Jan 2017: Delaney is a beautiful, sweet, calm girl. She likes to be hugged and held. She likes it when someone takes care of her and to be outside, with her stroller and […]

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Kenzie

Girl, born 2015 Thoracic spina bifida with hydrocephalus; Lumbar spina bifida with hydrocephalus; Sacral spina bifida with hydrocephalus Congenital heart defect: atrial septal defect; other malformation of the tricuspid valve; heart failure Look at that hair!  Adorable! Precious baby girl!  What a gift to have her listed so young. At the age of two days […]

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Tallis

Boy, born March 2006 PRC postoperative CHD, postoperative umbilical hernia repair, spina bifida of recessive character (L5), overactive disease of infantile bladder, mental development delay Listed: April 21, 2015 Tallis is an outgoing, smart lovely little boy. He enjoys playing with friends and playing outside on the slide and tricycle. He is not afraid of […]

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Aria

Girl, born 2008 Spina bifida with hydrocephalus, cerebral palsy, deep mental delay, congenital deformity of the hip, congenital ptosis, optic nerve atrophy, iron and protein deficiency This tiny girl has spent a lot of time in the hospital.  She needs a loving family to be by her side and help her receive top-notch care. $985.23 has […]

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Adelaide

Adelaide was born in September 2005 and has been diagnosed with spina bifida, lower limb paresthesia, and a disorder of the hips. She is wheelchair-bound. Listed: July 23, 2014 Adelaide is described as a sweet, joyful, and communicative girl. She is interested and participates in different activities and likes to help others. Adelaide regularly attends […]

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Brenden

Boy, born July 2012 H-C Hydrocephalus, spina bifida Brenden is an absolute sweetheart. He has hydrocephalus and spina bifida and has had surgery for both. Brenden has limited movement in his lower body, but has already made some progress and can move his legs a little bit on his own. He is working on sitting […]

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Charissa

Girl, born August 2005 PRC Post-op hydrocephalus and Spina bifida Listed: January 16, 2014 Charissa is very outgoing and has a ready smile. She goes to school, and learns to sing in the school and can hold a pen with full hand and can imitate drawing lines and simple shapes. Charissa always listen to the […]

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Anna

Girl, born January 2011 PRC Spina bifida (post-op) Listed: Dec 2013 Anna has no sensation in her lower limbs but her upper limbs has full range of movement. She can sit independently but cannot walk. She has no sensation regarding toileting. Her mental and language development is all age appropriate according to her update completed December […]

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Jory

Boy, born July 2006 PRC Spina Bifida (postoperative meningocele), postoperative right club foot, postoperative hernia (and one leg shorter than the other) Listed: July 8, 2013 Jory was found abandoned beside the road at the age of 3 months. He has had corrective surgery to treat tethered spinal cord syndrome, meningocele and congenital cleft spine […]

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Penn

Boy, born September 2010 Listed: January 29, 2013 Spina bifida (congenital malformation of the central nervous system, spina bifida of lower thoracic spine and upper lumbar spine) lower paraplegia, pelvic organs dysfunction, hydrocephalus NEW VIDEO!  January 2017  Shareable video link: https://youtu.be/qaC5F8DbAdc  

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Lanora

Girl, born August 2009 Spina bifida – Congenital malformation of the central nervous system, myeloradiculomeningocele with rachischisis of lumbar spine; internal hydrocephalus, low paraplegia Lovely Lanora needs a mama to let her beautiful hair grow out! Large families welcome, married couples only.

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Eric

Boy, born Dec 2008   Eric is a smiley little fellow who likes to feel his caretaker’s heartbeat or pulse, because it comforts him. He would be a wonderful little brother in a household of older children. Eric has arthrogryposis and compensated hydrocephalus. He has had a surgical repair of spina bifada. Overall, he is […]

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Valery

Girl, Born September 27, 2006 Valery was born with CP and spina bifida.  She has significant strabismus and “progressive hydrocephaly”.  She is not able to walk, and is significantly delayed in all aspects.   But she is still beautiful and deserving and can truly thrive in a loving family, with access to adequate medical care and […]

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