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Martina Wants The Life Skills For A Loving New Family

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If eyes are a window to one’s soul, Martina’s eyes would tell you she’s a survivor. Martina (2001) faces many challenges – being diagnosed with static encephalopathy, anoxic brain, seizure disorder, laryngeal stenosis, dysplasia, a history of Kawasaki’s disease and being legally blind. But through all of these challenges, Martina remains a brave little soul with a happy disposition.

Martina enjoys being around others and lights up when spoken to and when music is played. She needs assistance with all daily life skills and would benefit from being with a family that can provide a lot of one-on-one attention.

There is training and support for families who have the willingness, ability and resources to meet the medical and developmental needs of children like Martina.

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