• Joey - teen available for adoption from TN Foster Care
  • Joey - teen available for adoption from TN Foster Care
  • Joey - teen available for adoption from TN Foster Care
  • Joey - teen available for adoption from TN Foster Care

Heart Gallery ID #55

Joey is a handsome young man with beautiful blue eyes. He is very articulate and enjoys having a good conversation with others. Joey has a great sense of humor and likes having a good time. Joey has a passion for sports of all kinds and has the potential to be an excellent athlete if provided the opportunity to become involved in organized sports. Joey dreams of making the NBA team someday. He plays point guard on his current team. Joey also enjoys running, football, watching scary movies, and playing video games. His favorite food is steak, but he doesn’t have a favorite restaurant. When asked if he could take off and go anywhere on vacation, Joey stated he would like to go to Las Vegas and explore.

What others say about Joey, “Joey is very bright and is a great listening and really takes in information that he is given.” Joey does well academically. He does need a structured school environment to help keep him on tract. Joey wants to go to college someday, but doesn’t have a specific school he wants to attend.

Joey needs a two-parent or single parent home that has strong parenting skills and can provide consistency and structure. Joey’s forever family will be patient and proactive in helping him work through his therapeutic needs. Joey would do well in with an active family that would nurture his love of sports. Joey would do best with either no children in the home or older children that could serve as positive role models. Joey says he would like to have a dog someday, and a sibling.

Photographed by: October 2014, Stefanie Edwards


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