Miles is 12 years old! He was found in the waiting area of a train station when he was about 5 years old. Miles is very small for his age likely due to his Thalassemia. Miles needs a family soon, as he will age out in June 2016. He is an outgoing and very happy kid, who is helpful, and eager to learn. Miles loves to read comic books! He can take care of all his own needs. His cognitive, motor, and speech skills are all on target. He is just a very small boy who needs better medical care.
Adopting an Older Child
With preparation and patience, a few adjustments on both sides, and some unconventional parenting methods, you'll find that bringing home an older child can be a deeply rewarding way to form a family. Read more about adopting an older child from the Adoptive Parents Magazine website.