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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SPRINGFIELD Licensed foster homes in Illinois will likely have to comply with a host of new rules starting later this year, including strict vaccination and no-smoking policies.
Home from Home Co-ordinator Kim Rowlands says: "Some dogs don't settle into kennel life and whenever that is the case, we love to be able to place them in foster as quickly as possible, but of course that relies on us having enough foster homes, so we would love more foster parents.
At the same time, this is when the majority of cats and dogs in foster homes are returned to us as people have holidays planned and as the pets aren't their own," said Mel Stones, a lead organisers of Animal Action UAE, one of the country's most prominent animal welfare groups.
Medical Foster Homes are adult foster homes where no more than three veterans with serious chronic, disabling conditions requiring nursing-home-level care and coordination of services are able to reside in their community rather than in a nursing home.
The supply of suitable foster homes and residential facilities is dwindling, resulting in some children spending days and weeks in hotels.
Since these photos were taken, we are delighted to hear that some of the pups have gone on reserve for foster homes but there are a number still at the centre who still need homes.
Cebu City - "We urgently need more foster parents, families and foster homes for abandoned, neglected, surrendered children and foundling in Central Visayas."
We rehabilitate the dogs and introduce them into foster homes, our foster homes then work with the dogs to get them socialised into everyday life.
by Deeba Hasan / deeba@timesofoman.com There are four female and one male puppy, and foster homes are still needed for them.
"The bottom line is we need more foster homes," Moody said.
These claims are somewhat paradoxical considering his other stances on foster homes. When asked about his feelings on firearm possession in foster homes, Knox has stated that he feels no more legal action is required to secure firearms in foster homes.