NEW JERSEY CHILD
Angel has a beautiful smile and infectious laugh. He loves being around people. Angel is happiest when spoken and sung to and he is a huge fan of having his face painted. He enjoys art, music and interactive play.
Although Angel is non-verbal, he communicates his feelings clearly. When upset he will grimace or kick his foot. When Angel is happy, he shines. His face glows with a dazzling smile and he will purse his lips to blow a kiss.
Angel attends a special education school and receives services which include a multi-sensory approach for his personal growth and development. His favorite activities include art and play time. He also enjoys mirror play, being outdoors and watching movies. In the classroom, Angel is visually attentive to his surroundings and can track objects and people. He participates in classroom activities by using switch activated toys. He turns to sound and enjoys music related activities. He is able to hold items placed in his hands by using a universal cuff.
The ideal family for Angel is one that is patient, loving and willing to advocate for his medical, physical and educational needs.