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    High addiction rate equals high need for foster parents

    Portsmouth Daily-Times (Portsmouth, OH)

    By Tom Corrigan - [email protected]

    “The call to action, if you will, is ‘We always need more parents,’” said Edward “Beau” Necco, founder and CEO of Necco, a not-for-profit foster parent service serving several states including Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky.

    Providing retroactive help to first responders

    We all like to show our support for first responders and they appreciate the gratitude. However, one group of these courageous heroes, the volunteer fire departments, many times are overlooked. With the rural nature of West Virginia, I'm not sure there's a more important group within a community than those who serve as members of the VFDs. These folks put their lives on the line during every call.