foster home

Definition of "foster home"
  1. A domicile where a minor, unable to live with their biological parents due to circumstances like maltreatment, negligence, or criminal conduct, receives care
How to use "foster home" in a sentence
  1. The agency placed the child in a foster home after his parents were deemed unfit to care for him.
  2. Each foster home needs to be under the supervision of a competent authority to provide a safe and healthy environment for children.
  3. When a child cannot live with their biological parents, they might be placed in a foster home until a permanent solution is found.

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