foster care

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supervised care for delinquent or neglected children usually in an institution or substitute home

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Saycon said that as of last December, 74 children have been processed and are now with 52 licensed foster parents.
The foster parents, often faculty members and community volunteers, can adopt their gem from the city's public schools or other ALS programs.
On the day Lin walked into the TFCF's Pingtung office, she told Huang that she had come to Pingtung from Taichung three times in the past in a bid to find her foster parents, but as her memories of 20 years ago were so sketchy that she had no luck of finding the home of her foster parents no matter how hard she tried, so she went back to Taichung with tears in her eyes every time.
We were the first in Canada to begin providing our world-class training program for foster parents online, Social Services Minister Paul Merriman said.
So when our union, Service Employees International Union, joined together before the legislative session to discuss options for improving our workplace, funding to support foster parents was at the top of our list.
I truly believe God inspired me and guided me in writing this tale to encourage others to become active in being adoptive and foster parents to give children a chance in life as I was given.
After a legal dispute lasting years, the Supreme Court ruled that the father will continue to be the guardian so as to retain his dignity, but the upbringing will be done by the foster parents who will also receive the status of guardians with broad powers.
The drop-in event will offer advice to prospective foster parents.
A six-week old baby, being referred to as 'Baby Dawn' was found "unresponsive" in her foster parents bed and later died in a hospital in the year 2013.
The foster parents that come to us work with them, give them that hope and help them make changes.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Police in Argentina said they have rescued a 15-year-old girl who had been starved, beaten and kept in a garage for nine years by her foster parents.
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.
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.
The Weavers at that point had been foster parents for over a year to two girls, aged seven and three.