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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Dr Fitzpatrick added: "A lack of knowledge and understanding about care leaver issues and the purpose of the Clear Approach intervention itself led to uncertainty amongst some front-line practitioners and a certain amount of fear about even asking the care question.
Barnardo's wants to see the Government keep its promises in the Care Leaver's Charter for England - "We will work together with the services you need, including housing, benefits, colleges and universities, employment providers and health services to help you establish yourself as an independent individual" - and see all children in foster care being given the option to stay with their foster parents or in alternative foster care until 21.
"We recently consulted with care leavers and only 38 per cent told us it was good or very good to be a care leaver in Coventry while half felt they were prepared to manage money before they left care.
"Each care leaver in Kirklees has a personal advisor who works with the young person to develop an individual plan for the transition into adulthood.
It is depressing they encountered a lack of knowledge and understanding about care leaver issues among frontline staff dealing with them but the good news is they are now highlighting the issue.
Barnardo's wants to see the Government keep its promises in the Care Leaver's Charter for England: "We will work together with the services you need, including housing, benefits, colleges and universities, employment providers and health services to help you establish yourself as an independent individual."
Viewpoints, Mitchell Henry Hollinwood Ave, OL9 8EF viewpoints news.co.uk "Even in cases where a care leaver has had some preparation for the real world, problems with mental health and a lack of ability to deal with these issues stops them being able to use these skills."
A CARE leaver has graduated from Cardiff University after overcoming significant hardships and completing her degree while caring for six foster children.
A care leaver council has been set up, which meets regularly to discuss how to address the issues that care leavers experience.
I'm a care leaver and I don't understand most of the stuff."
But the best was yet to come when care leaver Ian Thomas quite simply blew the audience away with his honest, candid and impassioned speech about his experiences of the care system and what foster carers did for him during his time being looked after.
"I know that there are many people aged over 50 in Wolverhampton who have valuable skills and experience that could really benefit a young care leaver."