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caretaking

 [kār´tāk-ing]
assuming responsibility for the physical or emotional needs of another who is incapable of self care. See also caregiver.
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28) When using this formulation of the test, courts include past caretaking in evaluating the relationships factor.
Substantively, past caretaking is a reasonable proxy for the less determinate factors that are generally thought to be related to a child's best interests.
If parents were interested in participating in the study, they were asked to complete a demographic questionnaire (that included questions about caretaking for the child and grandparents' involvement) and consent to having their child's weight and height measured.
We found a job caretaking a campground that had the potential of being a wonderful place to live.
As well as the 37 hours a week he spends on his caretaking duties Mr Tate also works 10 hours a week as a classroom assistant working directly with pupils.
The court held that the deputy sheriffs were justified in detaining the apparently intoxicated detainee under their community caretaking function, where a deputy came across the detainee walking along a rural roadway in winter without proper attire.
I picked up the trophy from tossing a shovel around for two days, spading the flower beds, readying for a small tradition known only to me and my wife - the planting of flowers, including the preparation and the caretaking through the early weeks of spring and summer.
Enquiries concerning rent account/arrears, estate management, estate caretaking, anti-social behaviour, tenancy issues, right to buys should be made to the new office.
In their words, "Transactions between the child and his caretaking environment serve to break or maintain the linkage between earlier trauma and later disorder and must, according to this view, be taken into account if successful predictions [about child development] are to be made.
The dominant voice of the formal culture, particularly in its emphasis on rationality and logic, does not create sufficient space or legitimacy for the experience of domestic and social caretaking to be conveyed.
We have to decide as a society about shifts in responsibility for caretaking, shifts in resources, and shifts in costs.
Since Web art goes against traditional notions of curatorship as caretaking and pedagogy, the immediate question is how to display a network outside the archaic system of exhibition.