- a family that provides custody or guardianship for children whose parents are dead or unable to look after them
noun: foster family, plural noun: foster families
- 1. a family that provides custody or guardianship for children whose parents are dead or unable to look after them the children ended up living with foster families for more than two months
Foster care 這個名詞是從 foster family care 來的. 在美國, 孩童(十八歲之前) 如果家庭有變故...部門接管. 一般的情況社會福利局會將孩童安排給一個 "foster home, 寄養家庭" 去照顧扶養, 寄養家庭的家長就稱為 "...
...就可以了﹐確保他們的人身安全.且social services社工可依需要隨時更換foster family. 因此foster寄養家庭並無權力掌握foster child的去留. 領養則是經過法律手續﹐正式...
... and recommendations regarding foster- family care: To the extent that community integration ...不能在規章的存在之外。 Finally, use of foster-family care for the elderly as a preventive alternative should be...