House helps mothers who are still girls

May 2, 2014 Full story: Lenoir News-Topic

Haley Rickard was 14 and in foster care in Henderson County when she became pregnant in 2011, and was still in foster care when she gave birth.

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Valdese, NC

#1 May 2, 2014
It really bothers me to see children already in the system becoming pregnant while in foster care. I realize foster parents are really restricted in what they are allowed to implement in the foster child's life, but it's almost like an open door covered in enticement. Likewise, I wonder what happens to the foster parents when their wards become pregnant?

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