Entries by Michelle Zoromski

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Wyatt

Boy, born 2014 PRC Down syndrome UPDATE April 14 2017: According to Wyatt’s foster mom he is a sweet boy who loves helping with chores. He is curious about everything and loves to explore! His favorite things are hugs, playing with other kids, music and dancing! Wyatt was the orphanage favorite and now he is […]

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Hope Eloise

Girl, born August 2014 PRC Down syndrome, CHD (repaired) Hope is ready to give hugs! Adorable Hope is a delightful little girl. She has a sweet, and gentle disposition. Hope eagerly engages with familiar people and is often smiling or letting out a big belly laugh in delight. But she’s no push over! If she […]

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TATE for the Wilkinson family — KY

The Wilkinsons have been in the process to adopt for a little over a year. Jeremy is enlisted in the US Army and Elizabeth works PRN as an occupational therapy assistant. Through the week, Elizabeth homeschools their children and Jeremy has formerly coached the girls’ soccer team and helped with their son’s football team. Through […]

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Elaine and Sarah’s Birthday Bash!

As you all know, these two special gals hold a special place in all of our lives and they happen to share a birthday! Sarah has changed our lives so much for now 30 years, and has inspired me as well as I’m sure many of you. Seven years ago I found a community and […]

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AJ

Boy, born late 2016 CO-6 Down Syndrome, hypothyroidism Baby AJ will celebrate his first birthday in December. AJ is diagnosed with Down Syndrome and hypothyroidism. He responds to stimulation in his environment and has a good appetite. He prefers the bottle but will also eat meat and pasta.

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Sydney and Reagan

Girls, born 2016 – TWINS! PRC Sydney – esotropia; agenesis of the corpus callosum Sydney and Reagan are precious twin girls born in February of 2016. Both girls were under the care of Love Without Boundaries’ healing home until just this month. They graduated and have moved into foster care sponsored by Love Without Boundaries. […]

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Rebekah

Girl, born 2006 Apert syndrome, craniosyntosis (frontal skull reconstruction done, midface advance needed, would be best done in the US), syndactyly of feet and hands (fingers surgically separated–has 4 digits on each hand). Rebekah feeds herself independently and calls people by name. She can identify objects and colours. She is independent in indicating her needs […]

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Luna

Girl, born 2014 PRC Down syndrome Luna is a precious three-year-old girl, born with down syndrome and a congenital heart defect-ASD. Her file is rather outdated, but some more recent pictures and videos were available! Her file notes that she went into a foster family on Oct. 31, 2014. She is said to have a […]

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Decklan

Boy, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome, CHD Decklan is an adorable 4-year-old boy, born with down syndrome and a congenital heart defect: VSD. His file is quite outdated, but at the time it was prepared, Decklan could stand with support and walk with one hand being held. His fine motor skills were on target. Decklan […]

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Alan

Boy, born January 2010 PRC Down syndrome Alan just turned three years old, and although he can stand by himself and crawl all over the furniture, he is not quite yet able to walk. His foster father has been taking him on tricycle rides to strengthen his legs and improve his balance. Alan seems to […]

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Liesl, Kurt, Brigitta and Louisa

4 Siblings girl, born 2013 — mild mental delays boy, born 2012 — alalia girl, 2007 — alalia, She cannot talk girl, born 2005 — moderate mental delay They must be adopted together! *** We are eligible for an Older Child Grant! Grant funding is dependent on a completed application and available funds.  For more information, visit: Other Angels Older Child […]

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Anna

Girl, born 2009 Internal hydrocephalus (operated), spastic tetraparesis with movement disorders, open oval window, development delays Listed: October 2015 VIDEO:  https://goo.gl/photos/Sdw2Gk8qf9n2rYcC9 From a family who met her summer 2015:  This little girl is wonderful! I have never met a child with so much personality and spunk. She absolutely loves people and she is so desperate for attention. I held […]

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Dolly

Girl, born 2008 Mental delays, anomaly innate of development of central nervous system and spinal hernia with lower paraplegia, cross- eye.  Chronic kidney infections (obstructive pyelonephritis, and congenital megaureter) Listed: July 2013 New pics January 2017! Lots of new pics available! From someone who met her, summer 2013:   This girl has my heart. I […]

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Anderson

Boy, born 2012 PRC Down syndrome Anderson came into care when he was almost two years old and currently lives with a foster family. He is a healthy little guy with Down Syndrome. Anderson is curious about everything! He loves to imitate and play outside. He can run and jump and go up and down […]

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Gabriella

Girl, born 2010 PRC Down syndrome; CHD (post-op) Gabriella has Down syndrome and had surgery for congenital heart disease (VSD). A recent echocardiogram was normal. She came into care when she was a baby and joined a foster family in 2014. She gets along well with her foster family and is especially close to her […]

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Coco

Girl, born 2014 PRC Down syndrome Coco came into care when she was about six months old. She has Down Syndrome, but is otherwise a healthy little girl. Coco is described as an active child who likes to play outside and can climb up on a chair to look out the window. She can follow […]

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Brynlee

Girl, born 2015 PRC Down syndrome Brynlee has Down syndrome. She came into care when she was about eight months old, and joined a foster family when she was one and a half. She is closest to her foster mother. This cute girl can walk several steps and say a few words. She gets along […]

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Rosie

Girl, born February 2016 PRC Down syndrome Precious Rosie is an introverted, quiet, and beautiful baby girl. She is very close to her primary caretaker and loves cuddling and being held by her nanny. Rosie likes to play with toys that make sounds. At the time her file was prepared (November 2016), she could raise […]

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Molly

Girl, born June 2014 PRC Down syndrome; postoperative repair of polydactyly of left hand Molly goes to preschool class of the welfare institute to study.   She is very adorable; she is cheerful and active.  Molly likes to get close to people; like to follow the nanny to learning moves of dances.  Due to her Down […]

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Holly Jo

Girl, born Jan 2009 PRC Down syndrome, CHD Holly Jo was found abandoned when she was 6 months old. She has been diagnosed with Down Syndrome and congenital heart disease – PDA. Holly Jo is said to be a happy, active girl. She enjoys playing with toys, watching cartoons, imitating, listening to music, and dancing. […]

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JAZ for the Mason family — VA

For thirteen years the Masons have experienced the added blessing of having a child with “a little something extra!” Back in 2004 their first child was born with Down syndrome.  Life with him has been sometimes challenging but always full of lots of love and fun!   Since then they have added two other children to […]

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Marianna and Zoryan

Girl, born 2011 Spastic tetraparesis of residual-organic genesis with ambulation disorder and limbs dysfunction Severe mental retardation Cognitive deficiency Boy, born 2008 mental delays  

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Shyanne

Girl, born 2015 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Oct 2017 Shyanne is a gorgeous 2-year-old little girl who is described as gentle and timid. She can stand up while holding onto a chair and her limbs are very flexible. Shyanne loves to eat and will finish her bottle of milk very quickly. She likes to smile […]

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Zion L26

Boy, born April 2007 HIV I, N II. Hepatitis B. Atopic dermatitis – remission. Allergy to the cow milk products; low physical development. The consequences of the prenatal defect of central system of nerves, the delay of psychomotor development. Zion has blue eyes, light hair, and is very joyful. Zion likes to ride bikes, play […]

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Scottie

Boy, born 2010 PRC Down syndrome Scottie is a sweet 7 year old boy who is described as a brave and joyful little boy.  He is a real cutie! Scott has Down syndrome. He loves to draw and paint and is polite and well behaved. He lives with a foster family and enjoys helping with […]

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Ethan

Boy, born 2002 Moderate mental delays   *** I am eligible for an Older Child Grant! Grant funding is dependent on a completed application and available funds. For more information, visit: Other Angels Older Child Grant ***

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Olivia

Girl, born 2004 slight mental delay enuresis ptosis She is a very well-behaved and quiet girl. She likes to recite poems, sing and is very involved.   *** I am eligible for an Older Child Grant! Grant funding is dependent on a completed application and available funds. For more information, visit: Other Angels Older Child Grant ***

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Aubrey

Girl, born 2003 Slight mental delays       *** I am eligible for an Older Child Grant! Grant funding is dependent on a completed application and available funds. For more information, visit: Other Angels Older Child Grant ***

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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. Zack can sit independently and feed himself. Smiley, happy guy who is well-loved by caregivers. Easygoing and social. A sweetheart. Socially and cognitively meeting all milestones, delayed […]

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Honor

Girl, born 2006 Craniofacial differences, skull defect with rib graft, has limited vision in right eye. Normal intellectual abilities and normal gross and fine motor abilities. Honor grasps concepts quickly but is falling behind in school, largely in part due to teasing from other students. She doesn’t like going to school because of the teasing […]

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Heidi

Girl, born 2009 Down syndrome, Tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy performed in May 2014. Excellent heart echo, no longer needs follow-up. Structurally normal heart. Normal-sized cardiac chambers. No PAH/COA. Good biventricular systolic function. Heidi is identifying her ABCs and is able to write her alphabet. With some assistance she is able to write numbers 1 through 10. She […]

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Nolan

Boy, born 2007 Cerebral palsy, deaf Nolan has cerebral palsy (spastic quadriplegia) and a moderate intellectual delay. He is also profoundly deaf. He uses and understands American Sign Language at a beginner level. He used to be able to walk independently with orthotics, but recently lost that ability. He has a g-tube for feeding due […]

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Jeanette

Girl, born 2006 Blindness (total), prosthetic left eye. Jeanette knows her braille alphabet and can read at a grade 1 level. She can write on a brailler and a slate and stylus. She uses an abacus to do math including regrouping addition up to the hundreds place. She knows how to type on a computer […]

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MICK for the Busler family — TN

Forrest and Valerie’s journey toward adopting a child with Down syndrome started in May of 2014, while they were at the beach with family. In a still, quiet moment, as the sun was setting and the waves were lapping at the seashore, a vague perception came to Valerie that she might someday adopt a child […]

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Shane Yu

Boy, born 2016 PRC Down syndrome Shane Yu is only 17 months old and is the sweetest little guy! We met him when he was only 5 months old, and he was already a champion cuddler! But, my goodness, has he ever grown up since then. Shane is described as a shy, quiet baby who […]

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Colt

Boy, born 2016 PRC Down Syndrome, post-op ASD Sixteen month old Colt is a curious toddler who loves music! Whenever he hears it, he follows the music to shake and dance. Life of the party! His developmental report was completed in June when he was 13 months old. At that time, Colt could raise his […]

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Jojo

Boy, born 2002 HIV I600a must be filed by August 2018!   *** I am eligible for an Older Child Grant! Grant funding is dependent on a completed application and available funds. For more information, visit: Other Angels Older Child Grant ***

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Killian

Boy, born 2003 mild mental delay     *** I am eligible for an Older Child Grant! Grant funding is dependent on a completed application and available funds. For more information, visit: Other Angels Older Child Grant ***

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Silva

Girl, born May 2014 PRC Down syndrome Silva likes to look at books and is described as energetic and outgoing. Silva’s file indicates that she has Down syndrome. She walks independently and goes up and down steps on her own. She likes to listen to music and play with toys. Her favorite toys are dolls. […]

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JACOB for the Lehman family — MD

Tobin and Jen Lehman have been married for 11 years and have been blessed with three amazing kids; Rhys (8), Kathryn (5), and Elisabeth (2). Tobin runs an missions-minded marketing firm and Jen has been grateful for the opportunity to stay home and homeschool these three children. Although Tobin and Jen have been aware of […]

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5 Siblings

A group of five siblings from Latin America between the ages of eleven and five years old have a close relationship to one another. They all attend school and it is noted that they are well integrated and adapted in their classrooms and have good relationships with their teachers and peers. A recent update indicates […]

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Lili

Girl, born 2006 PRC Down syndrome Lili is such a sweet-hearted girl. She almost always has a smile on her face and gets along well with the other children in her orphanage! Her nannies say she is such a great helper – she is happy to help distribute snacks or help the nanny clean up. […]

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Yia

Girl, born 2013 PRC Down Syndrome, Heart disease, Spina Bifida Listed: Sept 2017 This is Yia! She just turned 4 years old this year, and we are told she is doing very well. She has had surgery to treat her heart condition and spina bifida, and she recovered well after the procedures. Yia loves to […]

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Kun

Boy, born 2011 PRC Down Syndrome, Hyaline Septal Variation, Cryptorchidism Meet Kun! He is 5 years old and will be celebrating his 6th birthday this fall. Kun is a little bit smaller than his peers, but this does not stop him from keeping up with the other kids. He loves to joke and play with […]

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Jai

Boy, born 2014 PRC Down Syndrome, Eyelid Ptosis, Nystagmus Listed: Sept 2017 Meet Jai! He will be turning 3 years old this fall. Jai’s nannies say he is generally a pretty active kiddo! He loves being outside – when it is time to play outside he is able to recognize his shoes and will ask […]

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Hai

Boy, born 2015 PRC Down Syndrome Listed: Sept 2017 Little Hai’s smile is contagious! He turned 2 this fall. Hai first arrived at his orphanage when he was just a few days old. His nannies tell us he can sit alone and is working on crawling, but he can’t crawl very far quite yet. He […]

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Guy

Boy, born 2015 PRC Down Syndrome, Inguinal Hernia, Hydrocele Guy is cute as a button! This sweet boy first arrived at his institution when he was just a couple of days old. He adapted to life well – his nannies tell us he is a good eater and sleeper who grew into handsome boy quickly. […]

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Caden

Boy, born 2015 PRC Down Syndrome, Heart Disease Little Caden has the cutest chubby cheeks! Caden likes to be active and play with toys –toys that make sounds and have bright colors are his favorite! He also likes to listen to music. His nannies tell us when he hears music he will stop playing with […]

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Liam

Boy, born 2008 PRC Down syndrome, Heart Disease This playful, adventurous, sweet boy is Liam! He is 8 years old and will absolutely steal your heart. Liam can be quiet and introverted at times, but he is generally a very friendly kid! Whenever volunteers come to the orphanage he cannot wait to take pictures with […]

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Kimmy #

Girl, born 2013 This 4 years old girl has been diagnosed with PDD – Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency (PDD), Spastic quadriplegia with axial hypotonia, microcephaly and dismrphic facies. She has rehabilitation every day and is on a special Pyruvate dehydrogenase diet due to the PDD. Listed: Dec 6, 2016 She is a little sweet girl with […]

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Soleil

Girl, born 2016 PRC Down syndrome Agency staff met Soleil in October when she was only 4 months old. Naturally, they kind of fell head over heels in love. Look at this sweetheart! She is now 14 months old and as cute as a button. At the time her file was prepared, she could crawl […]

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Marley

Girl, born 2016 PRC Down syndrome Marley is an active and lovely child; facial expressions are rich; she likes all kinds of toys. She laughs when amused and can make sound of ah-oh. She likes to look at interesting things and play in the children’s activity room.  

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