Hao is a, typically, happy and playful little girl! Her hosting family has said that she adores her host siblings and loves getting to play with them any chance she gets. Blocks, books Legos, etc., whatever they have going she is very happy just to be playing!
“Hao’s favorite has been the baby dolls. We have lots of dolls, and she loves them! We are so happy she loves the dolls!” said her host family.
She didn’t eat very much until about day 3, but her family thinks that could have been nerves of coming to a new place. After a few days she began eating very well; however, they were unable to ever detect which food was her favorite since she would eat anything.
She would do well in a structured family life with rules. She doesn’t like it when things don’t go her way, and there is no way to talk her out of it, according to her family. All that can be
Overall her family says she was a joy to have in their home. She smiled so much that it blesses all their hearts! She doesn’t understand too much, but does know how to receive love, and that is such a blessing!!
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**PLEASE NOTE: Huang is the child in the orange t-shirt in the video. The other child is not available for adoption.
Huang is a sweet 12-year-old boy who enjoys painting, coloring, writing, running, soccer, and jump rope. He was a part of our Summer 2015 hosting program, and would love to have a family to call his own! Unfortunately, CCAI does not have much time left with his file. In about 2 weeks, since he has not yet found a family, we will have to return his file to China. Huang turns 13 this month – giving him only 1 year before he “ages out” of his eligibility for international adoption. Please help Huang find his family!
Huang has post operative cleft lip and palate and ptosis. He says he has a few special friends and likes to play blocks with them. His favorite toys are yo yo’s and remote control cars. Huang is presently in 2nd grade. His favorite subjects are gym and art, and his favorite color is blue. He thinks he’d like to be a policeman when he grows up, and the only thing he’s afraid of is elephants!
His host family says this about him: “He has a gentle spirit and is very helpful around the house. He very smart and learns quickly. His favorite activities include swimming in a lake, tubing, and watching fireworks for the fourth of July. He has learned how to ride a bike and loves it! He enjoys playing outside a lot, climbing trees and digging in the sand. He liked the local library activity where he could create things. He doesn’t enjoy a lot of people or riding in the car very long. He likes to know what the next activities and meals are. Huang was very fun to have as a part of our family this summer.
He loves to figure out how things work and to create new things. He clearly has an artist/engineer’s mind. He does beautiful Chinese calligraphy and notices details in many things. He has an excellent memory for things he has seen (movies, where objects go in the house, etc.)
He was gentle with our four-year-old son, and knew well how to care for him and negotiate sharing/trading toys with him, although (as a typical twelve-year-old) he would get frustrated with the copying and sometimes needed to play with peers. He loved hugs and snuggles from our son, but had a harder time with physical affection from adults.
Huang loves noodles, meat, pickled vegetables, and anything spicy. He doesn’t care for sweets (except for candy), bread or sandwiches. Food is very important to him and he can eat a lot when he likes it. He expressed some interest in learning to cook himself.”
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Tian is a curious and fun loving 10-year-old boy. He was a part of our Summer 2015 hosting program, and would love to have a family of his own! CCAI does not have much time left with his file. In just about 3 weeks, since he has yet to find his forever family, his file will have to be returned to the China. Please help us share Tian’s story so that he can find his family!
Tian is a very considerate boy. He has some deafness on one side, so you need to speak louder for him to be able to hear your instructions from a distance. He is fairly independent for his age with strong self-care abilities. He likes playing with wooden blocks, playingping pong, putting together jigsaw puzzles, looking at picture books, and singing and dancing. His favorite color is red, and he likes to eat fruit and meat (especially ribs!). Turtles are his favorite animal.
His host mother says this about Tian: “Tian may appear shy at first, but don’t let that fool you! He warms up quickly, and becomes an extroverted and enthusiastic boy. Words to describe his personality include: curious, active, conversational, and fun loving. He has many questions about how things work and life in America.He enjoys ping pong, tennis, drawing, painting, and especially building Legos. Although he has significant hearing loss, he enjoys music and singing. Also, he seems mechanically inclined with great interest in put things together, taking them apart, and anything electronic. He likes petting and holding our two cats. Tian is also used to siblings and enjoys spending time with them. As far as food, he loves noodles, meatballs, eggs, white rice, pizza, hamburgers, French fries etc. He is willing to try American foods, but doesn’t like cheese (except for Mac and Cheese!). He has a very healthy appetite and is generally willing to eat cooked veggies and even sliced cucumbers. Like any kid, he adores candy, gum, and ice cream (strawberry is his favorite).” Please help Tian find the family he deserves!
Hang is such a sweet, helpful and well behaved 10-year-old boy. But he doesn’t have much time left with CCAI. In just about 3 weeks, since he has yet to find his forever family, his file will have to be returned to China and his chances of ever being placed in a loving home will greatly diminish.
Hang participated in our Summer 2015 Hosting Program and his family says he was happy to help clean, cook and wash dishes. As host time continued, he learned to enjoy himself and would spend hours playing basketball, riding his bike outside and building with legos, playing with play-dough and drawing on a magna doodle! He was very curious about his surroundings and liked to check everything out. He was very respectful of the his host family’s home and host siblings.
“If he needed to be corrected, he would try and do better and wanted to show that he was making the right choices,” says his host family.
He enjoyed participating in new activities and during hosting he visited a water park, zoo, aquarium and playgrounds. Large crowds and noises did not bother him. He can communicate verbally very well, but he cannot read or write yet.
“He was anxious to learn and learned to write several English letters while visiting as well as learning to count in English and use several English phrases. By the end of hosting, he communicated many of his needs in English.”
He will thrive in a family who has the time to help him catch up with social skills and education. A family will earn extra points with him if they love to cuddle! His special needs were a non-issue during hosting. He happily took his medications for Epilepsy and did not show any seizure activity. He also visited the eye doctor and needed glasses because he is slightly near sighted. He was very cooperative at the dentist and eye doctor. Wonderful boy who still has a lot of “little boy” in him!
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Ke is a smart little boy who has yet to unlock his full potential! He gets along well with our other children, easily adapts to new environments, and loves being cuddled!
This past week we have observed that his receptive language is amazing. He can understand anything spoken to him in his native language. He can run and does so with a joyful spirit. We have heard him say hello, goodbye, come here, dog, cat, and panda in mandarin.
Ke is potty trained and sleeps very well. The boy loves food and is able to stop when he is full. The one area that we see him struggle is his ability to initiate conversation. However, he can shake his head yes or no whenever we ask him a question. He is an amazing child who really needs a family willing to explore his fullest potential!
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He is a friendly and interested little boy who wants to check out his world. His host family says that in his first week with them, he spent most days exploring his new world. He likes simple, younger child activities since he is only 5. He has played with Legos and magnetic letters, drawn with pens and crayons, pushed toy shopping carts around filled with food cartons, and helped put away laundry. He also likes playing in the bathtub.
During his first few days in the hosting program, he ate a lot and wanted to have food around and in his pockets all the time! This stopped by his third day and he ate closer to normal amounts of food. He will eat a few bites of something and then move on to other foods. He especially likes fruit! At night, he falls asleep very quickly if host mama is there beside the bed. He wakes up 2-4 times each night crying to go to the bathroom, but he does not always go when taken to the bathroom. He goes to sleep around 8 and wakes up around 8.
He’s so sweet and funny and we want so much to help him — we love him already, and he’s easy to love. All of that makes it exciting and rewarding and special. But it’s also challenging – for us it has been a return to having a toddler in many ways — a clingy toddler who has lots to say but whom we cannot understand. His particular habits of multiple night wakings and extreme car sickness add to the complexity, although they don’t take away from how attached we have become to him.
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Hui’s personality is quiet and reserved until she is comfortable with her surroundings. Then she really blossoms and becomes open and very friendly!! She is happy to go along with whatever her host family has planned. She enjoys active play and playing with children her age. Hui gets along very well with others and shares toys easily.
Even though she has cerebral palsy, she is able to walk independently, though it is a little unsteady. She needs help with stairs, getting into/out of the car, etc. She is able to assist in dressing herself, using the restroom, and bathing, but is still unable to do these independently just yet. With some assisting devices—rails/bars in tub, a lower toilet, etc. she may be able to take on these tasks independently!! She is able to feed herself well. She is quickly learning new skills and words while staying with her host family and they are very impressed with her. She appears to be a quick learner when someone spends time with her.
After her family visited an orthopedic specialist the doctor’s opinion was that her condition would greatly improve with ongoing and consistent physical therapy. Hui also had her teeth cleaned and was an absolutely fabulous patient!
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Min quite a special young lady! Her nannies say she is usually always in a good mood and would really enjoy the opportunity to find a mom, dad and even siblings to call her own!
She is a very active girl, according to her host family she is a tough girl and won’t let her spinal malformation get in her way at all!
“She will run, jump, and play just like any other kid her age!” says her host mom. “One day we took her to the park and she was even helping the younger children up and down the slide! She is always very bright and cheerful.”
Min is also really enjoying being with her host family during the Christmas season. She hasn’t hesitated to partake in the best traditions the holidays has to offer. From baking cookies to writing her letter to Santa, Min is full of the holiday spirit.
She especially enjoys drawing, singing and playing with dolls. She likes animals and would love a day at the zoo! She likes to play with children of her same age and her friends would describe her as friendly, playful and open. She really has enjoyed getting to play fun games, like UNO, with her host siblings.
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Starting from when we picked up our “hosting son” at the airport, we’ve had been non-stop fun. This is a wonderful child. My kids love him! We unfortunately are unable adopt right now, so we are hosting to advocate, and Niu is a wonderful addition to a family! I even had to have a cry session with my 10-year-old daughter today when she offered to leave the family so Niu could be our fifth child!! He maintains eye contact, shows zero signs of aggression, defiance, or impulsiveness, there is no inappropriate attention or affection. He accepts attention and affection appropriate for a 13-years-old. He would be a great son for someone who has not adopted before as well as those who have many kids in their home.
He needs someone to act fast though, in August of 2016, Niu will turn 14-years-old and become too old to be adopted! We would just love for him to find his forever family.
He is a typical 13-year-old boy who would love to have a dad to do snowball fights with and a mom to help him go shop for new clothes. He would love a dog like our German Shepherd who never sleeps anywhere but by the front door, decided to sleep at the foot of Niu’s bed! He has played with her for hours, groomed her and given her much love. He does great with younger, as well as older kids, but would love to have an older brother. We even have taken him to the local barbecue pit for lunch. He definitely doesn’t have a problem with American food.
He has been a dream here. He is kind, gentle, patient and loving toward my children, and in turn they adore him. After getting him home from DIA, our 4th graders had a Hand Bell Concert at school. Niu was invited to come along and after a minute of thinking he accepted the invite with a smile. He was a real trooper sitting through three different Hand Bell songs that made absolutely no sense to anyone, especially him. He was attentive and clapped unlike any other 13 year-old boy would do at his younger sibling’s concert
He loves to read and finished all 5 books of the Percy Jackson Series in a day and a half! Anytime we cross paths in the house he has the biggest grin, waves, and happy “hello’s” to share with me. All my other children call me mom but he has picked up mommy as my title and it breaks my heart every time I hear it, which is frequently. This 13 year old is so tender of heart and wants a mom and dad to love him so much.
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