Tag Archives: Adopted at 18

Pastor’s Wife, Mrs. Miriam Maslin, Shares Story of Adopting 18 Year Old Daughter.

After fostering 14 children over 12 years and raising three biological children as well, Pastor Maslin and his wife, of the Whitney Point Baptist Church (and walkministries.org) were asked to consider adopting a 17 year old daughter by the agency … Continue reading

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Her Therapist, Mentor, Godmother, now Mom: Naimah Adopts 18 Year Old Ashley

She met her 14 year old client four years ago when she became her therapist. When she changed jobs and was no longer her therapist she became her mentor. Then Godmother. Hear the story of how Naimah Johnson became the … Continue reading

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Teen Adopted After Years of Homelessness three months before turning 18.

Tonight’s guests are the subjects of this Richmond Times-Dispatch article entitled “Teen Adopted After Years of Homelessness” [ http://www.richmond.com/news/local/henrico/article_4e61a391-7c48-50ac-8f37-a2dff1609519.html ] We speak to Sonja Zook and the son she adopted three months before his 18th birth day in March (2015), … Continue reading

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Melinda S. Haggerty, adopted at 18, and Her Mom, Barbara Goldman, Share Their Story

Tonight’s guest is Melinda S. Haggerty and her adoptive mother Barbara Goldman. Moved in at 13 and adopted at 18, Melinda and Barbara share their story. They talk about birthparent connections and issues, resolving anger and issues of the past, … Continue reading

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Adopted at 18 – Brandon Rutledge

Brandon Rutledge came into care the summer before he entered 8th grade. Been through a variety of homes before he moved in with his young foster parents the summer before his Senior year fulfilling his goal of staying in his … Continue reading

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