The last word to describe Susan Rankine would be idle. Recently championing the title of “Great Great Grandmother” and being an experienced legal assistant, Susan has always felt a higher calling...
It’s always such a joy to watch the kids in our programs meet and interact with potential forever families and potential host families. Anyone can be shy when meeting new people, and when the stakes are as high as they are for these incredible kids, it’s understandable that they may be a little cautious. But it’s so beautiful when they do connect and form those lasting bonds!
For anyone interested in adopting a child from foster care, John’s advice is to be patient and open-minded to all possibilities. “I found an organization that allowed me to spend time face-to-face with the youth and then together they can see if there's a relationship that can blossom,” says John.
“He knew what he needed
During November, a month to recognize the urgent need for adoptive families for children in foster care, Kidsave is calling the media and everyone else to act on this issue.