Every child deserves a chance at living in a home that is free of substance abuse issues and dangers. A common myth regarding addiction is that it only affects the person addicted, no one else. However, addiction not only affects the user themselves but everyone surrounding them. Currently, throughout the United States, there are twenty million children experiencing physical, verbal, and emotional abuse at the hands of parents who are struggling with alcohol and drug addiction.Across the nation, 4% of all kids — more than 2.65 million children — are in kinship care. In this arrangement, relatives raise kids when their parents cannot care for them.Nina's Closet is there to help the families with clothing, personal items, toys and a shoulder to lean on.
At no cost to you.