When Birth Parents Forfeit Their Rights, Foster Families’ Next Step Often Adoption
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Posted: May 18, 2013
By Samantha Cole
Jonathan and Bonnie gather their children — (from left) Trevan, Troy, Lucille, Tristan and Trenton — for a
family photograph. The couple “fell in love” with Trevan “right away,” adopting him at age one and a half. (Photo by Courtesy Photo)
Editor’s Note: Identifying information has been withheld for the privacy of the families and their children.
“I can remember being five years old and running up the driveway to my foster dad,”…