- Anita and Linda DeSantis Share Their Adoption Story
- Yaridania Betancourt – Making life better for youth in care.
- Helping Children Love Themselves and Overcome Their Negative Belief Systems with Heather Forbes
- Entered Foster care at 17 and aged out at 21 with Desiree Moore.
- Fostering Hope with Nathan Ross
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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
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
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
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