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
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In order to provide care to more abused children, Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan Tuesday called on the public to join the foster care system.
Cuomo has signed legislation to affirmatively give siblings separated by foster care the right to visit and contact each other.
A pair of reports on Oregon's foster care system offer an urgent agenda item for the 2017 Legislature.
The number of children in foster care across the country is not driven solely by child abuse and neglect, but by states' varying politics and approaches to social problems, according to a study at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Nearly 2,700 Alaska children were in foster care in any given month of 2015--20 percent more than the monthly average in 2014.
The Foster Care Transition Toolkit includes tips and resources intended to help current and former foster youth access and navigate social, emotional, educational, and skills-based barriers as they transition into adulthood.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 21, 2015-Centene to manage statewide foster care services and programmes through Washington subsidiary
According to the most recent statistics from the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS, 2013), there are 463,000 children and youth in foster care in the United States, and 285,000 children leave the foster care system every year (Administration for Children and Families, 2010).
Following years of crises that have plagued foster care in Texas, a Fort Worth nonprofit is in charge of the latest effort to remodel the state's foster care system.
Virginia is the latest state to enact legislation to continue services for foster care youth after they turn 18, the age they traditionally have "aged out" of the program.
com)-- A new analysis of students in foster care who attend California public schools reveals a previously invisible achievement gap between students in foster care and other students, including those from low-income and other at-risk backgrounds.
One of these was a fun cooking activity that enabled a group of children in foster care to prepare their favourite dish.