Teens get needed champion for holidays
Teenagers often are the forgotten children of the community toy drive.
"They're older, they don't believe in Santa and a lot of people can't relate to them," said Christina Kaiser, Community Relations Director for Devereux Community Based Care, the nonprofit organization that oversees the child-welfare system in Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast.
But those same reasons demonstrate why teenagers need the magic of Christmas as much as younger children, she said.
"They often have experienced trauma longer, they need something to believe in, and they need to know the community hasn't abandoned them," Kaiser said.
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