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Opioid crisis forces grandparents to raise their grandkids

The Today Show did a story on grandparents taking care of their grandchildren due to the opioid epidemic. These are heart breaking accounts of grandparents in retirement age now taking care of toddlers, which is not only physically exhausting but also financially straining.
“Those grandparents face the daunting task of caring for young, vulnerable children while navigating courtrooms and complex child welfare systems, often with little financial or social support — all while coping with their adult offspring’s addiction.”

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