Fun-loving Oklahoma teen hoping to find family to enjoy all of life’s adventures with her

A Place to Call Home

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Alaysia’s kept her head up and a big smile on her face through her three-year search for a place to call home.

This 14-year-old loves winter and adventure – so we found the perfect spot for her in Bricktown – the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark – the home of the Oklahoma City Dodgers.

This was Alaysia’s first time to see the ballpark –

“It’s nice, it’s pretty big,” she said.

It was also her first time to enjoy its seasonal snow tubing – with some of the Dodgers’ biggest celebrities – mascots Brix and Brooklyn.

With their help – it wasn’t long before she was flying down the big hill!

Alaysia is competitive.

She excels in sports – and school.

“I got good grades,” she said.

Alaysia’s favorite subjects are earth science and geography. 

Though she’s only 14 – she’s already eyeing a future career.

“I want to be a bounty hunter,” she said. “They catch bad people.”

But first – she dreams of finally having the kind of life every child deserves.

“A big family and a big house, have a lot of fun with them – like go do what we just did,” Alaysia said. 

While spending her formative years in DHS custody, Alaysia’s longed for the support system a big family could bring.

“It’s kind of hard,” she said. “You’ve got to keep good behavior.”

But she’s facing those hurdles – with a smile.

Alaysia is a teen just looking for a life filled with love and adventure in a place to call home.

Your best shot at adopting a child is to go ahead and get the process started. It can take a few months to get approved. For all of the details contact the DHS hotline at 1-800-376-9729 or visit online.

A Place to Call Home is sponsored by True Sky Credit Union.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More News

Pay it 4Ward

More Pay It 4ward

Daily Oklahoma Coronavirus Data

Trending

Latest News

More News

SCAN ME: KFOR App QR Code

image of QR Code

Latest News

More News

KFOR Digital Originals

More Digital Original

Top Stories

More Local

Follow @KFOR on Twitter