Eric is a smart and unique boy who is good at math. Eric is kind and playful with his siblings. He loves building with Legos and playing video games. Eric likes the colors blue, red, and gray. His favorite food is pizza. Eric was asked how he would spend $1,000,000 to which he replied he would give most of it to charity. Eric would like the money to be used to build parks and recreation areas for children in areas of need.
Alex is a friendly and engaging boy who loves dinosaurs and can spend hours discussing the many characteristics of his favorite species. Alex’s favorite subjects in school are art and gym class. He likes to eat a variety of foods including pizza, fried chicken, spicy chicken, salmon, and hamburgers. Alex is very good at playing video games and riding his bike. His favorite color is blue and his birthday is his favorite holiday. Alex would buy more Jurassic World Lego sets if he had $1,000,000.
Anya is an animated and excitable young girl who likes to play soccer and play with her Barbie dolls. Anya’s favorite foods are chicken and cornbread, and her favorite treat is a popsicle. Anya likes the colors pink and gold. If Anya had three wishes, she would wish for new sandals, high heels, and toys.
They have a sister who resides in the southeast region of PA with whom they need to keep in contact. Any potential adoptive family must be able to accommodate various types of contact with their sister, including consistent, in person visitation.
Parental rights have been terminated for Eric, Alex, and Anya.
For more information, a family can call the SWAN Helpline at 1-800-585-SWAN or have the family worker contact the recruiter, Jaime Lehman, via telephone or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Families must have an approved Family Profile (home study) to adopt a child. Only those families with approved profiles will be considered by the child’s caseworker in the county children and youth agency with custody of the child.
The information is given by PAE based solely on the statement of the family that they are approved to adopt. Families in Pennsylvania without an approved Family Profile are directed to contact 1-800-585-SWAN1-800-585-SWAN
to pursue an agency in their geographic area. Families living outside of Pennsylvania are encouraged to work with an agency in their state to prepare the profile.