Bio's of our available Children.
Meet Nicole! Nicole is a 16 year old high school freshman who is a bright young lady with a big imagination. She's your typical teenage girl and enjoys activities such as doing her hair and painting her nails. Nicole enjoys writing in her journal, listening to music and plans to start her own record label. She enjoys singing and dancing. Her favorite color is turquoise, and most of all she enjoys eating a good taco. Nicole is looking for a family to help her transition into adulthood and still be her forever family even after she is 18. To learn more about Nicole, please email Seminole.Adoptions@cbccfl.org
Phrankie is a loving 15-year-old teenager with a very bubbly and sweet personality. Her favorite food is chicken and her favorite color is lavender. Phrankie loves animals. If she could change one thing about the world, it would be to ensure every animal has a safe home. On her free time, Phrankie likes doing theatre and going horseback riding. She’s especially talented in singing, acting and sign language. Phrankie hopes for a forever family who’s just as fun and free-spirited as she is. Interested in learning more about Phrankie? Contact Orangeadoptions@cbccfl.org
Meet Stephon! Stephon is a sweet 18-month boy who greatly enjoys cuddling and being held. He is very fond of his pacifier, and one of his favorite activities is bouncing in his walker. Due to significant medical issues such as a trach, g-tube, and the inability to vocalize, he needs a family with a medical background who can provide around the clock attention. As with all children, patience is an important trait for prospective parents. Stephon will melt anyone’s heart in a second with his delightful expressions and loving personality. Interested in learning more about Stephon? Contact Orangeadoptions@cbccfl.org
Jeremiah is an adorable little 2-year-old boy who loves to play with toys and watch Mickey Mouse and Barney on TV. He also enjoys going for walks and playing outside. Jeremiah has been diagnosed with severe autism and receives therapy weekly. He is fed via G-tube and cannot eat regular food. Jeremiah loves one-on-one attention, and with close supervision interacts well with other children his age for short periods of time. Interested in learning more about Jeremiah? Contact SeminoleAdoptions@cbccfl.org!
Meet Jacob! This special 13 year old young boy is playful, energetic, confident, and very direct with how he feels. He loves the way he is and if given the chance, he wouldn’t change a thing about himself. His favorite color is green and on his free time, he likes to go skateboarding and loves to read. Jacob enjoys eating Chinese food and is also a dog lover. All Jacobs wants is a mom and dad who will provide him with love, care, and support. *Check out Jacob's Forever Family Video Segment on our Press page. *Interested in learning more about Jacob? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Raymone is an energetic 16 year-old boy. He enjoys playing in the water and playing with toys. Raymone is diagnosed with autism, and would do best in a home that is able to give him consistent love and work with him one-on-one. Raymone is able to follow simple directions; he is also able to mimic select words, and loves playing interactive games with other children! Interested in learning more about Raymone? Contact email@example.com
Preston is a caring and loving young boy with such a big heart. He is ten years old. He has a sweet soul and loves helping others. His favorite colors are orange and blue as he is a true gator fan. Like most boys his age, Preston enjoys playing with his toys and loves eating pizza. He is non-verbal so he uses computer programs to communicate his wants and needs. Preston has the ability to attach to others and he needs a two-parent forever family that will dedicate their time, efforts and love to him. If you would like to add this amazing spirit to your family. *Check out Preston's Forever family segment video on our Press page. *Interested in learning more about Preston? Contact SeminoleAdoptions@cbccfl.org!
Antonio is an active and intelligent thirteen years old. He loves listening to music, and like most boys his age, he enjoys watching TV, playing video games, and being outdoors. He also likes to play basketball and in addition, he enjoys playing cards with friends. He is energetic and enjoys being active. Antonio is articulate and likes to talk to people once he gets to know them. Antonio has a pleasant smile, and he is friendly. He is very affectionate and connects well to a mother figure. Antonio has been through some emotional struggles, but he wants a forever family that can provide the love, structure and the support needed for him to be successful in life! Interested in learning more about Antonio? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Zachary is a typical 17 year old that loves listening to music and playing sports. His favorite sport to play is basketball and he enjoys going to theme parks. . Zachary loves to talk to people and is very articulate. His favorite food is ice cream, though he enjoys trying all kinds of food. He loves the color black and likes animals, though he prefers dogs and cats as pets. His ideal family likes to exercise and travel. He would like a family that encourages him to do the right thing and provide support for him at all times. Interested in learning more about Zachary? Contact email@example.com
Meet Dariel! Dariel is a very handsome 14 year old boy who takes much pride in his appearance and clothes. He always likes to look and dress nice. His favorite activities are basketball and football. When he grows up he would like to be a professional football player. He would like to go to Florida State University or University of Alabama. Dariel loves going to school and Church. He struggles with reading and writing, but is receiving tutoring. His favorite subjects are Math, Science and Social Studies. He is willing to work to learn new things and benefits from repetition and over-learning to embed new information. Dariel likes to figure out how things work and that he is eager to learn and understand as much as he can. He feels that he is clear with others about what he wants and "doesn't beat around the bush." This sweet boy with a warm personality needs a devoted family who is able to provide him love, a lot of structure and that will help him with his educational needs. Help Dariel be a part of your loving family. Interested in learning more about Dariel ? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Lamont is a smart and resilient 13 year old young man who enjoys playing basketball and football. He is quite the student athlete. He has played on his school basketball team. He is a good student earning the honor roll. His favorite subjects are Science and History. He excels in Science. He was the chosen student in his school to attend a marine biology camp last year. This young man is your typical 13 year old. When he is not outside playing basketball or football you can find him playing video games or watching sports on television. He also has a love for scary movies. He loves pop and hip hop music. He isn’t shy about reciting verses to popular songs as they play on the radio. Lamont enjoys taking educational outings and learning new things. When asked, Who are you? What kind of family do you want? Lamont smiles and boldly describes himself as smart, strong, respectful and someone that tries his hardest to be the best at what he does. His ideal family would be two parents, siblings are okay but he would like to be the oldest. Lamonts favorite food is a McChicken sandwich. He also can’t turn down a milkshake. His favorite is Strawberry. He also loves Chic Fil-A and a Chinese buffet. He is quite the eater. Interested in learning more about Lamont? Contact email@example.com
Aiden is a incredible 17 year old young man who is very smart and well spoken. He knows what he likes and doesn't like and holds food to certain standards, which is actually a wonderful component in a young person. He gets along well with other children his age or younger and interacts with adults very well. He is considered an introvert and prefers to be by himself and is completely fine entertaining himself. He does well following rules and likes routine structure and consistency. He knows a lot of independent living skills such as cooking, maintaining his room, cleaning and washing clothes. He likes things to be organized and likes a clean environment. He enjoys going on outings but enjoys his electronics even more. Aiden states that he likes making short movies and wants to be the new found internet star. He likes watching videos and movie clips which give him inspiration for his own creative films ideas. Aiden would like to find a family who would allow him to be himself and encourages his creativity. Interested in learning more about Aiden? Contact Seminoleadoptions@cbccfl.org
Jaquari is an outgoing 15 year old boy with an infectious smile who enjoys playing basketball and football. He is smart and funny and would like to be on his school football team in the fall. He wants to be a lineman. He says that being a lineman means hard work and that you are putting others first. He enjoys school and shares that his favorite class is his computers class. When not playing basketball or football, he likes to spend time playing video games or surfing the internet. Interested in learning more about Jaquari? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Christian is a very easygoing 14 year old boy. He’s a little timid when you first meet him, but once he is more comfortable his bright and engaging personality shine s through. . Christian is an open-minded individual who likes to explore different types of food. He enjoys being outdoors and playing sports, especially basketball. Christian hopes for a forever family who will accept him for who he is and ensure he maintains a connection with his twin sister. Interested in learning more about Christian? Contact OrangeAdoptions@cbccfl.org
Yamilet, or Yami as she prefers to be called, is a lovable 10 year old who is described as a girly girl. She loves to be dressed up and look nice. One of her favorite activities is playing with her toys and her friends. She is very affectionate and loves to give hugs. She is blind; however, she can see objects and really likes any type of shiny toys. If she could have any super power it would be super human strength. Her ideal family would be good to her and understanding of her needs while treating her like the princess that she is. *Check out Yamilet's Channel 9 Forever Family Video on our Press page. *Interested in learning more about Yami? Contact us at SeminoleAdoptions@cbccfl.org!
Shyann, 14 Mermaid-in-Training Shyann is an outgoing, fun-loving kid who’s always ready for adventure! She loves Go-Karts, skateboards, and running loose at amusement parks, but her greatest love is the water. She’s happiest when she’s swimming, and could be named an honorary mermaid. When she’s ready to chill, she enjoys reading a good book like the Percy Jackson or Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, and in school she’s fascinated by her science lessons. Shyann’s a sweet, determined kid who has come such a long way, and she craves the support and encouragement of a forever family. She’ll excel in a patient, active two-parent home where she can be the sole focus and learn to truly believe in her strengths and abilities. Shyann is Placed in Central Florida but her Agency is in Tampa. For more info on Shyann contact the Heart Gallery of Tampa at 813-314-2021
Luis is a fifteen year old who is wise beyond his years. Known for his polite demeanor and intelligence, Luis can hold deep discussions with both adults and peers. He may first come across as shy and reserved, but once he becomes more comfortable his great sense of humor shines through. Like other young people his age, Luis loves listening to music and playing computer games in his spare time. Luis has had a failed adoption in the past, and is eager to be placed in a home that truly is forever. Please email OsceolaAdoptions@cbccfl.org for more information.
Meet Damian! Damian is a 13 year old diligent young man who strives for good grades. He enjoys reading, especially when it comes to comic books. Damian likes to play basketball, and active games like “Bop It”. He especially likes to figure out how things work, and is eager to learn and understand as much as he can. While Damian is a jokester, he has his serious moments and can get frustrated when he doesn’t fully understand something. Damian craves attention and love, with an important emphasis on needing quality time with those who care for him. **Please note that Damian, Dennis, Elizabeth, and Michael are a sibling group of 5. Their sister, Angelina, will be added to the Heart Gallery shortly. While we are hoping to find a family who will welcome all five into their home, we are open to all inquiries. Should the siblings be adopted separately, it is imperative that forever families will ensure they maintain in contact with each other. For more information, please email OrangeAdoptions@cbccfl.org
Dennis is an exuberant, passionate, and competitive young 12 year old who enjoys spending time with his siblings and collecting Yu-Gi-Oh and Dragon Ball Z cards. He comes off as shy and withdrawn when you first meet, but opens up quickly once he feels comfortable. Dennis is smart and affectionate, with a strong sense of loyalty. He is also a very athletic, and loves to play soccer and basketball. Dennis strongly craves a two parent household who are affectionate and active. **Please note that Damian, Dennis, Elizabeth, and Michael are a sibling group of 5. Their sister, Angelina, will be added to the Heart Gallery shortly. While we are hoping to find a family who will welcome all five into their home, we are open to all inquiries. Should the siblings be adopted separately, it is imperative that forever families will ensure they maintain in contact with each other. For more information, please email OrangeAdoptions@cbccfl.org
Jameer is a very active 12 year old. He is a social butterfly and a delight to be around. He likes basketball, swimming, and is an excellent student. Jameer is articulate and able to clearly express his feeling and desires. His teachers have very positive things to say about him and the way he carries himself in school. It would be a benefit for Jameer to have older brothers. Interested in learning more about Jameer? Email OrangeAdoptions@cbccfl.org
Dashawna is a fifteen year old outgoing young lady whose hair is always as fabulous as her personality. Meeting Dashawna for the first time, you are greeted with her warm and friendly nature. In her free time, she enjoys what all teenagers enjoy - spending time with friends, and social media. While working hard to do her best at school, she is also planning for her future. This amazing girl loves to engage in conversations and is not afraid to open up and share with the right person. Interested in learning more about Dashawna? Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Jo’Nyla is an eleven year old girl, who has a beautiful smile that matches her warm heart. This sweet girl has a friendly, outgoing personality. Her most favorite things to do are listening to music, watching TV, and playing video games. She also loves being outdoors and exploring nature. In addition, she enjoys a balance of being active, getting involved in new activities, relaxing and spending quality time with friends. If you are interested in learning more about Jo'Nyla please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amoni is a kind and caring young lady. She is self- aware, thoughtful and loves being a big sister. Amoni likes to dance and enjoys school. She has a good head on her shoulders, allowing her to avoid conflicts and make good decisions. She enjoys eating pizza and her favorite color is green. When she is ready to have fun Amoni, likes to dance and go out with friends and family. When asked how she would like to change the world, her reply was to help others. She wishes that her super power could be Invisibility. One of her hidden talents is that she is skilled at playing the flute and trumpet. Amoni is also naturally very stylish. Amoni would like her forever family be active and kind hearted. She is part of a sibling group with Essence, Elise, Dayvion and Hannah. Interested in learning more? Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Dayvion is a good big brother and friend. He describes himself as an introvert, but is very outgoing once he gets to know you. Dayvion is kind and caring to others and this carries over to his desire to help people become healthier. His wish would be to instill in people good eating and exercise habits. As a result, he is focused nutrition and typically stays away from junk food. When it comes to fun, Dayvion excels at playing basketball. He also enjoys playing soccer and video games. Fitting in with his love to play sports, he says his super power would be speed. His special skills extend to many different sports as well as being supportive to his friends. Dayvion’s forever family would be one that is understanding of his age and his desire to be a teenager. He would prefer a family he can have fun with but also provide him with the structure he craves. Dayvion is part of a sibling group with Amoni, Hannah, Essence, and Elise. Interested in learning more? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Elise is smart, spunky, and loves to joke around! Her outgoing personality makes her the center of attention. She is easy going and enjoys most foods and also likes animals. Elise is passionate about art, gymnastics, and band. She feels that she could use art as a way to help the world. When asked what her super power would be, she replied flying! Elise is part of a sibling group with Amoni, Hannah, Essence, and Dayvion. Like her siblings, she would like her forever family to be active and willing to explore. Interested in learning more about Elise? Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Hannah is a sweet, funny and a kind girl who likes to make a statement with her style and bright colors! She enjoys most foods and loves everything related to emojis. Hannah truly loves sports like her siblings and excels at gymnastics. For fun, she enjoys singing and watching movies. Her wish for the world is to help others. If she could have a super power it would be X-ray vision. Hannah is open to a loving family where she could receive attention and be able to continue her love for sports. Hannah is part of a sibling group with Amoni, Elise, Essence, and Dayvion. Interested in learning more? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.