JoJo is a social kid. He really enjoys doing activities with other people. Some of his interests include planting, swimming, canoeing and working on art projects. When he has a chance to play outside with his friends, the 10-year-old can be spotted riding a bike or getting around on a scooter.

JoJo can also entertain himself. During his alone time, JoJo enjoys watching television, listening to music, and playing video games.

JoJo, who also goes by the name Jostiel, is a caring little boy. He really cares about other people's feelings. He is friendly and outgoing. He's a child who likes to be busy.

A Good Family Match

JoJo is a big fan of animals and would love a home that has some.  A good family for JoJo would be one that likes planning fun family activities and likes to travel. JoJo also dreams of having a family that eats dinner together most nights.

JoJo's Brother

Jostiel is very close to his brother, so periodic phone calls, video chats, and in-person meetings mean a lot to him.

Who Can Adopt?

If you’re at least 18 years old, have a stable source of income, and have room in your heart, you may be a perfect match to adopt a waiting child. Adoptive parents can be single, married or partnered; experienced or not; renters or homeowners; LGBTQ+ singles and couples. As an adoptive parent, you won’t have to pay any fees. Adoption from foster care is completely free in Massachusetts.

The process to adopt a child from foster care includes training, interviews, and home visits to determine if adoption is right for you. These steps will help match you with a child or sibling group that will be a good fit.

To learn more about adoption from foster care, call the Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE) at (617) 964-6273 or visit www.mareinc.org. Start the process today and give a waiting child a permanent place to call home.

See Everything to Explore at the Children's Museum of Greater Fall River

The former Bristol County Superior Courthouse on North Main Street in Fall River has transformed over the last decade into the home of the Children's Museum of Greater Fall River. From exhibits that local families know and love to those totally new features that have debuted in recent months, one thing is for sure: This museum is a must-see SouthCoast attraction and we have the pictures to prove it.