Our interview today is with single adoptive dad James Young and his son Blair Perryman, 21, who moved in with James when Blair was over 19 years old. James shares his story about not being certain he wanted an older teen until he attended You Gotta Believe classes at the LGBT Community Center when he started exploring adoption about two years ago. Though not ready at the time to adopt a child due to his living situation, James explored the possibility by taking You Gotta Believe’s 10 weeks of classes. He then had the opportunity to meet Blair at one of the meetings and the two developed a father son relationsihip that resulted in the permanent placement of Blair into James home. Blair had been living in a group home for LGBT youth when he appeared on the You Gotta Believe panel. This is another great and inspiring story about why one is never too old to be adopted and we hope you take a listen. Play Radio Show Here
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