foster care

(redirected from Foster home care)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to Foster home care: Foster parent, Foster child, Foster children
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foster care - supervised care for delinquent or neglected children usually in an institution or substitute home
guardianship, tutelage, care, charge - attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"
Translations

foster care

n cuidado de crianza, crianza de huérfanos o niños abandonados por alguien que no es padre adoptivo y que recibe remuneración del gobierno
References in periodicals archive ?
The ministry provides foster home care services where orphans are sent to a substitute family to take care of them.
The state revoked Cody's adult foster home care provider license that year, according to the court records, but she reportedly continued doing adult care on her own.
I believe only three per cent in the foster home care system actually end up at university, which is a horrifying statistic.