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caretaker

Social welfare a person who takes care of a vulnerable person, often a close relative
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Senator Hasil Bizanjo of National Party said ideally we should aspire for the political maturity and democratic development to the extent where we don't even need the caretakers and have trust in the existing institutions to conduct free and fair elections.
In our study, caretakers of NHPs in each zoo were screened on a voluntary basis for gastrointestinal parasites; animals other than NHPs were also screened (control group).
The scheme, run by the college's construction division, in Bordesley Green, will involve caretakers learning basic carpentry, plumbing, tiling, gardening and decorating to carry out a wider range of work for residents.
Caretakers having to pay people out of their own pockets to act as key holders at schools when they are on holiday
Once the students were identified according to their free and reduced lunch status and their academic achievement, the researcher then contacted the primary caretakers of the students to ask them if they would be willing to participate in this study by being interviewed.
The question now is, what does the council intend to do about the endless work covered by the community caretakers - and at what cost?
The 17 staff are demanding an extra pounds 40 a week - which they say would bring them into line with council-employed caretakers.
Blyth Valley Borough Council's housing company has taken on three new caretakers to provide assistance to the existing caretaker.
With the help of his hospice team, Johnson is able to spend his remaining days at his Pueblo Drive home with his mother, Karen, who remains his primary caretaker, instead of in a convalescent facility.
As part of its On The Road With Great American Camps audio tape series, the company assembled five caretakers and featured them in an animated round-table discussion about common caretaking practices.
Locations and responsibilities for caretaker jobs are as many and varied as the landowners and caretakers themselves.