Victoria, Age 13

Victoria is a smart, intuitive, and spunky young lady. She has a vibrant personality and bonds quickly with new people. Victoria loves to talk about her interests and play card and board games. Her favorite belonging is her shoes, and she calls herself a “sneakerhead.” Victoria enjoys building with Legos. She is sporty and enjoys playing basketball and swimming at the Y.

Victoria thrives in school settings and earns all A’s. Her favorite subject is math, and she hopes to participate in more advanced classes in the future. She has a strong idea of what she would like her future to be, and has a goal of completing college and becoming a nurse.

Overall, Victoria is hoping to find a family who will love and accept her the way she is. She has overcome many obstacles in her life and needs a family who will continue to foster her strengths and resilience. She is open to having siblings and pets in her new home but would prefer that her new family doesn’t have any dogs. Victoria is bonded with her biological sisters and would thrive in a family who encourages her to maintain contact and visitation with them.

Ready to take the next step?

Learn more about Victoria and the adoption process by contacting NOAS’ Intake Specialist at 800-686-6627 ext. 126 or email us at

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Ordinary things like forming safe and lasting relationships, problem-solving, goal setting, applying for college, and setting boundaries can be a great challenge for foster youth.

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13 years old

13 years

female, girl, teen, child, teen girl

black, African American