In a recent study it was found that more than one in ten Scot fathers do drugs. This horrifying report has raised eyebrows of the Scottish government passing directives to hold an urgent inquiry in regard to this findings. Experts suggests that this a raging issue and needs to be sort out, in order to counter the growing issues among children being brought up by such drug addict parents, new policies have been made.
The number of such drug abuse cases among parents has gone up this year, its the need of the hour to control this situation soon or else it may end up ruining the life of many more innocent children. Reports even reveal that about 11 per cent father and 6 per cent of mothers are victims of drug abuse, along with that many cases of children harassment and murder has been reported in recent years.
Problems faced by the children living with drug abuse parents
- Lack of care and protection.
- Vulnerability to child abuse.
- Cruel treatment by parents.
Government is designing strategies to tackle this growing issue and step are been taken to make sure such children gets a healthy environment to live. It is felt that soon this raging issue will be controlled.