Zero Kids Waiting: All About Me!
MN ADOPT is excited to announce the launch of our All About Me feature as part of our Zero Kids Waiting Program. Each month will consist of four weekly features about a waiting youth in MN.
April: All About Mathew
Week 1: Meet Me
What is Important to this youth:
Mathew appreciates stability, structure and knowing what is coming up. He prefers to know the plan ahead of time. Mathew is very adventurous! He loves dogs and playing outside. He also loves to tell stories and laugh. It’s important to Mathew to know that he is loved and to have positive reinforcement.
Things People Admire about this youth:
Mathew is described by others as funny, loveable, kind, smart and imaginative. He likes people and likes to entertain them with his imagination and tall tales. He shows concern about others. Mathew will tell you how he is feeling in the moment and what he needs. He is fun to be around and likes to try new things. He really loves the outdoors and discovering what is out there.
Important people in this youth’s life:
The most important people in Mathew’s life right now are his siblings and maternal grandparents.