67Yr old father who lost everything .
Organized by: Sherry Burk
Michael Cadenhead 67years old has lived in navarre fl for 30 years.he has always lived to be as honest and loving as he could.he has opened his home to shelter so many young adults.my brother 40yr old has always lived with him.I have been off and on over the years.I've been married twice.due to health struggles my brother and I became addicted to pain medication.when my health improved I could not stop.my brother has now moved to herion.both of us struggling with our addiction has lived with my father for the past 4 years.I have been arrested 2 times.for possession.my brother for theft.my father thought if he loved us enough. By paying all the bills .giving my brother more responsibility.by having him pay all the bills .with his bank card.we would get better.my brother stopped paying bills.started withdrawing his money.I was dealing drugs to get my drugs. It was a nightmare.now I've been sober for 5 months.my father and I are homeless .he has lost his home, car.etc.. I am going to outpatient rehab.my father has told my brother he is on his own.he continues to use..I am looking for a job and eventually be on my own.my father is the one who needs help getting back on his feet.he has retirement and ssi.but it cost a lot to get home furniture and appliances.and a car.once his goal is met .I want to start a fund for family's affected by addicts and there addictions .