Profiles

Wednesday's Child: Teen hopes for adoptive family, despite nearing his 18th birthday

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 26th - 8:41pm

On Friday, Cameron will turn 18-years-old. Legally, that means he will be an adult, but he doesn’t feel like one.

Wednesday's Child: Patty prepares for new school year; hopes for new family

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 12th - 9:11pm

Back to school shopping is a rite of passage for kids starting out a new year. Patty is going to be a sophomore. On Wednesday, she went to City Creek Center to do some shopping.

Wednesday’s Child Joey has gone from Ukraine Orphanage to Utah Foster Care

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 8th - 6:15pm

KSL TV is committed to raising awareness about children lingering in the foster care system. For many, time is running out for them to be adopted.

Wednesday’s Child: ‘Music Is the One Thing I Can Rely On’

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 25th - 1:07am

When you think of foster care, many people think of young children, but in Utah, the majority of kids in foster care are teenagers. The odds are stacked against them and time is running out for them to find an adoptive home.

Wednesday’s Child: Brothers try not to lose hope for a family

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 20th - 10:15pm

Right now, there are close to 3,000 children living in foster care. Getting adopted from foster care can often be a waiting game for the kids and when it’s brothers hoping to stay together — the wait can be even longer.

Wednesday’s Child: ‘Because families are cool’

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 6th - 6:30pm

Sometimes, everyone needs a little help — someone to show us the way. 18-year-old Jaid needs just that.

Wednesday’s Child: ‘I’ve just kind of been let down a lot’

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted May 23rd - 6:30pm

There’s something comforting about creating art.

Wednesday’s Child: ‘I want someone who can care for me forever’

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted May 9th - 6:14pm

The little boy who loves a science mystery isn’t so sure what his future will hold.

Wednesday’s Child: ‘I just hope there is a family out there for me’

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 25th - 6:27pm

Just like in life, at the race track there are rules.

Wednesday’s Child: Abigail’s hoping to be permanent part of family’s team

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 11th - 6:34pm

“I want a family that will take me.”

Wednesday’s Child Isaac: ‘I just have to keep getting back up no matter what’

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 28th - 6:47pm

“Family should always be there and you can never give up on them.”

Wednesday's Child: 'If we don't find a home for them, they may never have a home'

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 28th - 7:00pm

If you take a walk with 9-year-old Nate and 11-year-old Elise, you'll notice a kindness and connection only a brother and sister can share.