Catching up with JiaJia: CNN reunites with adopted orphan from China
Updated 0928 GMT (1728 HKT) March 10, 2017
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Grain Valley, Missouri (CNN)When Brian and Jeri Wilson brought home their 10-year-old adopted son Jason, formerly known as JiaJia, for the first time last year, the couple quickly realized they needed to move.
Alenah's Home is a facility on the outskirts of Beijing that helps abandoned disabled children get medical care and rehab services that they otherwise wouldn't have access to.
It was here where CNN first met Jiajia -- now Jason Wilson -- in the summer of 2015. Jason was nine years old, the eldest child at Alenah's Home. He couldn't walk and pushed himself around belly down on a skate board.
He was one of more than 70 abandoned children
Since Jason left last winter, 15 other orphans have arrived in Alenah's home, which is run by faith-based US non-profit Children's Hope. Dian Dian, who suffers from cerebral palsy, has been there since June.
She gets physical therapy once a week. She's barely able to sit up straight and struggles to pull on her socks. Dian Dian hopes she'll be adopted soon.
When asked where she'd like to go after she meets her new parents, her face lit up with a big smile.
"America," she said with excitement. It's a dream shared by the other children at Alenah's home -- that hopefully one day, like Jason, their story will have a happy ending too.
From CNN's Serena Dong in Beijing.