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- n. A formal system by which a child is cared for, in a foster family, by people other than its own parents, but without being adopted
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- n. supervised care for delinquent or neglected children usually in an institution or substitute home
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Since it opened in 1994, Hope Meadows has taken nearly one hundred children out of foster care and given them permanent, loving homes.