foster care

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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"
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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 classic literature ?
She continued with her foster parents and bloomed in their rude abode, fairer than a garden rose among dark-leaved brambles.
Tibo had shuddered at the sight, but he had thrilled, too, and for the first time there entered his dull, Negroid mind a vague desire to emulate his savage foster parent.
Foster parents and kinship caregivers help connect children with family and community.
6 million grant will allow Fedcap to reach all 4800 foster parents in NYC through the agency's partnerships with New York City Administration for Children's Services (ACS) and the 24 private foster care agencies located throughout the city, and to launch PrepNOW
Borough leaders are holding an event to encourage more people to consider becoming foster parents.
Foster parents have been asked to "stop sharing their bed" with infants by Alberta's child advocate after a six-week old baby was found dead in her foster parents bed.
The foster parents that come to us work with them, give them that hope and help them make changes.
According to officials, her foster parents took the girl into care provisionally in 2001 after a court found that her biological parents, who had seven more children, were financially unable to look after her.
Written for foster parents to read to a foster child upon placement in their home, "A Different Home" tells the story of Jessie, a seven year old girl of African American descent, who went to a foster care home from school because her mother was sick and needed special care and treatment to try to get better.
The application keeps track of balances for foster parents.
Kalyani Gopal presents a step-by-step guide for would be foster parents in the United States.
THE implication the foster parents are racist is offensive.