DeaQuan was neglected as an infant and his feet formed abnormally. His learning is delayed but his brain never stops working. It's a mind worth developing. Click the "Play Video" button to watch this story.
KATU has teamed up with adoption agency Boys and Girls Aid to bring you these stories.
Boys and Girls Aid has been working since 1885 to find permanent homes for children in the Portland area. You can read more about Boys and Girls Aid on their website.