Definition of 'foster home'
Example sentences containing 'foster home'
The network said it was imperative to protect children in foster homes from the risk of lung cancer and asthma.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Christianity Today (2000)
Agencies approve carers on both their general ability to offer this service and on the specific care they can give a particular child needing a foster home.The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)
I trained in childcare 60 years ago and found foster homes for children who had suffered the trauma of being taken into care.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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