No matter who you are or how old, the fact is you still need your parents. But a brother and sister in Central Arkansas don't really know what that means. They've been in foster care since 2003.
Singing is what 11-year old D'Angelo does to forget for a moment a life that has been unkind.
"I like to sing to Michael Jackson music," says D'Angelo.
The outgoing young man loves to talk and has a lot of friends. But one thing he doesn't have is a forever family. Still, he tries not to let it bring him down.
"Yea, I just keep a positive attitude about it, and I don't think about it," D'Angelo says.
His 15-year old sister Crystal on the other hand keeps quiet and dances.
"She's sweet, yet she can be really shy sometimes," says DHS Adoption Specialist Cathleen Armstrong. "She's got a personality all her own. When she opens up, she's really sweet."