Alana is a 13-year-old who is always on the go. She loves being outside and riding bikes with her friends. She also loves to read, draw, paint, color, and play games on her tablet. She has a huge collection of stuffed animals which she is very proud of; she calls each of them by name. Alana is funny and witty, with a laugh that is contagious. Alana likes school and is currently in the 8th grade; her favorite subject is science. It is Alana’s desire to be adopted by a family that will care for her and give her the guidance and support that she needs. She wishes to be in a home full of love, and also a home that will help her stay focused on her goals and help her with the struggles and trauma that she has encountered.