My name is Matthew and I'm 20 years old







Easy-going and mild-mannered Matthew smiles and laughs often - he is adored by everyone who knows him! Matthew communicates mostly with gestures, basic sign language, and his iPad. He enjoys outings in the community like going to playgrounds, amusement parks, and arcades. Music delights Matthew, and he loves to dance and imitate drum beats with his hands. He is a well-behaved young man, and follows directions easily and without complaint. Matthew is extremely affectionate and loving, and will cuddle and hug you once he warms up to you!

Learn more about Matthew

Favorite hobbies

going to the playground or to an amusement park, playing with stimulating toys and listening to music!

When I grow up

I want to be a part of a loving family!

I’m happiest when

I'm outdoors and engaging with people around me!

What I’m looking for in a family

affection, commitment, and patience!

Meet Matthew's Siblings

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Matthew's Story

Matthew's Story

Would you like to make Matthew part of your family?

To adopt Matthew, you need to work with an adoption agency in your state and complete your home study. If you haven’t gotten this far in your process yet, we can connect you with an agency that can help.

If this is the first time you’re considering adopting from foster care, here’s a great guide on what to expect.