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This is Daleigha.

She is an 11-year-old girl.

Meet Daleigha! Daleigha (Layla) enjoys engaging in outdoor activities, such as riding her bike, and swimming. Layla is very creative, she enjoys arts and crafts especially jewelry making. Layla also enjoys spending time on technology and creating playlists with her favorite music. Layla has a special way with animals especially dogs. She might have a future as a veterinarian!  

Layla has an outgoing personality with strong social skills. Layla effortlessly makes positive connections with classmates and neighborhood children. A perfect forever family for Layla will be able to dedicate quality time and attention to her development and provide a structured environment so that she continues to be successful in her academic and personal growth. Layla has siblings and it is important to her that her new family will support her staying connected.

(CYFD staff photos taken July 2020)

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Note: Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) has ceased offering the non-relative Adoption Only program. CYFD does continue to offer the Foster Care program. The Foster Care Program differs in that that the goal of the program is to ultimately reunite the child with their biological parent while the child is in your care for approximately a year. Should you become a Foster Parent it is also a possibility that the children that you foster may become available for adoption.