SHELTER CARE

a form of foster care where children are looked after by people who aren't their parents.

SHELTER CARE: "Joe was in shelter care before being sent to a foster family."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SHELTER CARE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/shelter-care/ (accessed July 2, 2020).
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