We are currently seeking a loving family for Malik. Malik is a happy and sweet six-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy and Autism. 

Malik is non-ambulatory, non-verbal and requires assistance when he eats with his fork or spoon. He has significant global delays in all areas of development. He has been placed in a 6:1 class setting where he receives speech, occupational and physical therapy. Malik is described as an affectionate, happy kid who cuddles, hugs and kisses. He loves music and playing with cars. 

If you think you could be an adoptive family for Malik, please complete our free online pre-application and send us a copy of your current home study (completed within the past 12 months), conducted by a licensed adoption agency. 

All families who have completed the online pre-application and submitted their current home study are considered active prospective adoptive families. We will contact you if your family is a potential match for a current or future waiting child. 

For additional questions, please contact our Adoption Team at 212-400-1850 or

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