Hunter family’s heartbreak turns to bliss after adoption

Helen Gregory
Updated November 17 2018 - 8:02pm, first published 4:00am
Love: Neil and Sue Coutts, with son Russell, are in their 50s and said foster care and adoption was "good for you and the child". "We don’t see age as a hindrance, as long as you're able-bodied, capable and healthy.” Picture: Marina Neil
Love: Neil and Sue Coutts, with son Russell, are in their 50s and said foster care and adoption was "good for you and the child". "We don’t see age as a hindrance, as long as you're able-bodied, capable and healthy.” Picture: Marina Neil

SUE Coutts doesn’t understand when people ask how she could love “another person’s child”.

Helen Gregory

Helen Gregory

Journalist

Helen Gregory joined the Newcastle Herald in 2010. She is the masthead’s education reporter and has written for the H2 and Weekender sections, as well as across a range of issues. Helen is a Walkley Award winning journalist and was also part of the Newcastle Herald team that won the United Nations World Environment Day Media Award for Environmental Reporting.

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