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Paul & Mia

Waiting Kids Bulgaria - Paul Mia

Paul is a 13-year-old boy living with a foster family in Eastern Europe. Physically and developmentally normal for his age, Paul is described as “very emotional, enthusiastic, cheerful, sociable and animated.” In his interactions he is unpretentious and friendly to everyone. Paul is well loved and has a few close friends.

Paul has a good vocabulary for his age and is respectful when communicating with others. Paul describes himself as a good person who is hardworking and honest. For him, it is important to feel useful and to help in whatever way he is able.

Paul has a proper understanding of the differences between biological, foster and adoptive families and has expressed a wish to be adopted with his younger sister Mia, whom he is closely bonded with.


Mia is a 10-year-old girl living with a foster family in Eastern Europe.

She is physically well developed for her age with slight delays in her learning behaviors. Mia is a smiley kid who enjoys physical activities, such as running, gymnastics and dance.

She loves to help others and takes responsibility for accomplishing assigned tasks. Mia takes part willingly in group activities and is curious and shows interest in learning new things. Mia loves to play sports, dance and paint. She describes herself as calm and happy.

Mia has good habits of personal hygiene and can eat by herself. She dresses, undresses and selects her clothes without assistance. She also takes care of her own belongings, such as clothes, school supplies and toys.

Mia has a strong emotional attachment to her brother Paul.


If you would like to find out more about children available for adoption in Bulgaria, contact Upbring International Adoption: email [email protected] or [email protected]. You may also call 800-396-4611 and ask to speak to the International Adoption team.

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