Story: Ruben is an outgoing and engaging little boy. He enjoys playing basketball and has a great sense of humor. His other interests include arts & crafts, playing Uno, and with Legos. Ruben loves to color and draw and to learn new things at home or in school. Ruben is currently attending therapy where he is learning about boundaries, how to make good choices, and how to ask for his needs to be met. He does best when he is able to receive a lot of individual attention. Ruben will need a family that can set rules, routine, and structure. His new family should be supportive, patient, and willing to engage in family therapy. It is also important to Ruben that he remain in contact with his siblings.
For more information about foster or adoptive parenting through the New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department, please call 1-800-432-2075 or visit www.cyfd.org