by Sam Sentelle
Posted on March 6, 2018
The need for foster care is mushrooming with no end in sight, Rachel Kinder told Putnam Rotarians today.
In the wake of the opioid epidemic, the demand for homes grew from 4,000 recently to 5,000 last summer and 6,300 now, she said. That number does not include children placed with grandparents or other relatives, she said.