Alone - However, Not Forgotten!
Children come into the world expecting someone to take care of them, love them and invest in them. However this child was born to a mother who was not reliable, nor attentive or affectionate; maybe because she was only a child herself when this baby was born.
As the Family Advocate in Johnson County…this is the story I overheard one day as one of our intake staff was filling out the paperwork for this man as he shared his sorrow. My heart wept for this child, and I was glad that this man (the child’s uncle) stepped up and knocked on TNS’ door seeking help for this child (his nephew)...