"The Day I Joined a Forever Family"

My Adoption Day — the day I joined my forever family — was one of the happiest days of my life.

A photo taken on Justin's adoption day
"Yippee! Yippee! March 6 is only two days away!” I screamed at Erica, Ashley, Adam, Mom, and Dad. They have been my family for three years now. In two days, I’m going to get the greatest gift ever! An adoption paper. I’ve been waiting since I was three years old and I’m now ten. It all started less than a year ago. My Mom had to go to court because the judge was going to make my birth parents not ...

A 10-year-old recalls the day a foster family became a forever family for him and his sister.

JOIN

Subscribe now for exclusive access to this article, future digital issues of Adoptive Families, the full searchable Adoption Parenting Library and much more.

Already a subscriber? LOG IN


Need help? CLICK HERE


Copyright © 1999-2015 Adoptive Families Magazine®. All rights reserved. For personal use only. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

More articles like this

Newsletter
Given email address is already subscribed, thank you!
Oops. Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Please provide a valid email address.
Thank you for signing up! Your first Adoptive Families newsletter will arrive within the week.
Please complete the CAPTCHA.
Please fill in the required fields.
Top