Definition of 'foster parent'
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Let's hope her younger children thrive with foster parents who show them how rewarding and warm family life can be.The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2008) Christianity Today (2000)
The couple had to be assessed and trained again, this time as foster parents, which took four months.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
THE misery caused to the children and their foster parents seems of secondary importance to the heartless council officials, who were probably minding their backs.The Sun (2012) The Sun (2013)
Yes, it is very tough if that has to be disrupted now, but hopefully social services will find him foster parents without other children to worry about.The Sun (2014)
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