With heroin use on the rise, and parents getting locked up or going into treatment, a new problem has arisen.
Children of the addicted are frequently sent into the foster care system. This is a system that is becoming increasingly overwhelmed and in need of help.
If you wish to help, you can go to Michigan's website on how to become a foster parent in the state.
You can also find many more resources to help with learning about being a foster parent here.