Gabby is a sweet girl with a beautiful heart. She goes by the nickname “Gabster” at her current group home. Gabby is artistic and loves doing arts and crafts. She enjoys cooking, watching movies, playing video games, swimming, horses, and spending time outdoors playing sports. Gabby is described as an honest and helpful teen who enjoys being with others. Gabby describes herself as a funny person who likes to play. Her favorite food is ravioli and she loves chocolate ice cream.
Gabby is going into 10th grade and enjoys school, and her current school very much.
Gabby will do best in a home with older peers and no male caregivers. Gabby’s family will benefit from understanding her past circumstances. Gabby needs a family willing to love her unconditionally and provide her with opportunities for growth. Her family will need to set appropriate boundaries and provide a structured and loving home that will help her be successful. Gabby has close connections with her younger brother who resides in an adoptive home in Tacoma as well as her great grandmother in Eastern WA. Her adoptive family will need to be willing to help Gabby maintain these important connections.
Gabby reports she’s looking for a family that lives in Eastern Washington so she can remain close to her great grandmother who has been a wonderful source of support for her but is unable to be a placement option. Gabby would like a family with pets such as dogs, cats or fish.