8 years in Missouri’s foster care system.
Erin spent 8 years living in foster care in St. Louis, Missouri. She entered foster care at the age of 11, and is currently in a foster home that has loved and cared for her for 7 years. Erin has 4 biological siblings, but is currently only connected to 2. She will be aging out of the system in July of 2011, the same day she plans to be adopted. Despite the many struggles she has faced, she graduated high school and is currently in her second year of college, planning to become a Pediatric Nurse and an Obstetrician.