Samantha (Sam) is a vibrant and lively young lady. She is an 18-year-old Caucasian female with special needs. She has a wonderful personality and is a joy to be around. Sam loves being out and about and she enjoys painting, swimming, movies, and being outdoors. She is currently in high school and absolutely loves it! Sam enjoys spending time with both children and adults. She has Cerebral Palsy and is in a wheelchair. Sam needs assistance with all aspects of daily living. She is able to communicate through her limited vocabulary, dynamic expressions, and her Springboard, which is a device that allows her to touch a picture and it then verbalizes her request. Samantha is a happy teenage girl who needs a loving and committed family to advocate for her and protect her best interest. If you or someone you know could be a resource for Samantha, please call Melanie Geddings-Hayes at the Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services, 410-269-4768.