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Respite Care: Temporary or short-term home care of a child that is provided, either for pay or on a voluntary basis, by adults other than the birthparents, foster parents, or adoptive parents that the child normally resides with, which is designed to give the parents some time away from the child, and even the child some time away from the parents, to allow them to emotionally recharge and become better prepared to handle the normal day-to-day challenges of parenting.

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rhonda - 11 months ago
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if the child is right and the parent is wrong and you side with the adult just because they are an adult you are furthering the damadge and also guilt is a gift from the creator it was given to all of us to teach us right from wrong if you denie just guilt you will be guilty and not be aware of it and if you continue you will be internaly poisoned toxic judgmetnal bitter sarcastic if you admit your guilt then you will be free and not judgmental sarcastic earatable bitter nasty toxic and no matter what god you believe in when we are weak we will all be faced with the wrongs of our life its best that you are guilt free because that is what it was given to us for #1
rhonda - 11 months ago
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now some are justful angry but go to far with their anger and they need anger management tecniques #2
rhonda - 11 months ago
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in any fight one is right and one is wrong if it is the child that s right and the adults are trying to side with the parents just because they are adults and anger is given to us from the creator it is to teach another that they are doing you wrong now sometimes we think some one is doing us wrong and you are mistaken or you show someone they have done you wrong by getting angry and they are so blind that they look at you with contempt for being angry because they dont under stand that your anger is to show them that they have done you wrong when we start to make money on the right way instead of the wrong way in order to make money this world will be a better place good luck with new strategy #3
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