Kids in foster care doubles - Morgan County Citizen
The ever-growing opioid crisis is not only creating an alarming number of addicts in life-threatening danger across the nation, but also an exploding foster child population. Morgan County is not exempt from this national trend. Within one year, the number of foster children in Morgan County has nearly doubled. Conversely, the number of foster homes remains disproportionately low in Morgan County. With over 50 Morgan County children currently in the foster care system from Morgan County, there are only eight certified foster homes in Morgan County. Velde Hardy, director of ... Read More