The England Grant of $2500 may be available for qualifying families.
Individualized grant funding for qualifying families may be available through our President’s Grant. Contact us for more details!
Pretty princess Jennifer was born June of 2016. In October of 2016 she was sent to live with a foster family. Jennifer was diagnosed as having Down syndrome. The foster family shares the following:
The child soon adjusted to family life. Under considerate care of the foster mom, the child grew stronger and stronger and established a good relationship with every family member.
4 m: could look around.
5 m: would make the sound of AH to respond to mom.
6 m: could turn over; could transfer a toy from left hand to right hand.
7 m: could grasp a toy with both hands; could stare at a toy attentively.
8 m: could stand for 2-3 min with support.
9-10 m: could stand for 10 min with support; could look at her reflection in the mirror; could sit steadily to play with toys; could shake a toy; could take food to eat.
11-12 m: could climb to the mirror to look at her reflection; would pat her reflection.
13-14 m: could freely roll around on mat; would climb to take the thing she liked; could take a few steps with support; liked to listen to stories; not liked to be held by a stranger; she liked the foster mom and teacher the most. Doesn’t Jennifer sound just perfect for your family?!
For more information, please contact: Kathy@wiaa.org. You will be asked to complete a parent eligibility form before any file information can be released.
Please be aware that children on our waiting list may be under review by multiple families. Additionally, a child’s availability status may change on short notice. Please contact Kathy@wiaa.org for the most up-to-date status of a child.
WIA is not responsible for the medical information summarized here. Medical information sent by other countries may be inaccurate or incomplete. Prospective Adoptive Parents reserve the right to have medical information evaluated by a medical professional in the United States.