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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DTFA), focuses on helping children who have been waiting the longest in the foster care system get adopted.
Bathabile Dlamini has appointed a Foster Care Committee which is deployed country wide.
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.
Foster care privatisation is emerging as an increasingly popular policy option, with proponents arguing that the private foster care agency is superior to the public one.
AS a leading foster care provider, SWIIS Foster Care is helping its children to stay fit and active while improving their football skills with fun, weekly coaching sessions.
Department of Health and Human Services shows that the number of children in foster care has dropped from 460,416 in September of 2008 to 423,773 in 2009--and is down from about 523,000 in 2002.
The risks to children who "age out" of the foster care system are well- documented and sobering.
ACTOR Paul Barber has helped launch Sefton Children's Service Foster Care Fortnight.
I was pleased to see the recent examination of the foster care system in Clinical Psychiatry News ("Foster Care: Casey Program a Good Model," Prevention in Action, July 2008, p.
A significantly greater proportion of African American children are in foster care than children of other races and ethnicities relative to their share of the general population.