Texas Department of Family and Protective Services http://kut.org en Why One Couple Chose to Adopt Six Siblings at the Same Time http://kut.org/post/why-one-couple-chose-adopt-six-siblings-same-time <p>This Thursday is <a href="http://www.nationaladoptionday.org/">Adoption Day</a>, and about 6,500 children are waiting to be adopted in the Texas Foster care program. Last year, more than 1,000 didn’t find a home.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But a group of six Killeen siblings, the dream of staying together as a family — an unlikely prospect for many siblings in foster care — became a reality when </span>Hipólito<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Carmen Velez entered their lives.</span></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/118544607" width="100%"></iframe></p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 22:46:32 +0000 Joy Diaz 9084 at http://kut.org Why One Couple Chose to Adopt Six Siblings at the Same Time