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Orphanages

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Parent Category: Children and the Law
Orphanages are facilities dedicated to taking care of children that have no adult guardian capable of caring for them, or that have become wards of the state for other reasons.
My mother was a teacher at Stuart House in 1938 and 1939. Her last name was Bonham. I'd love to learn more about Stuart House and if anyone knew my mother. Answer I was resident at 110 Manhattan Ave. as an orphan from May 1939 until early December 1945 when it closed. When I was there, it was …
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In Virginia at Monticello.
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Seabiscuit's jockey in real life was Johnny "Red" Pollard, but he was not raised in an orphanage and I have never heard of him travelling the world or being bitten by a spider. Tobey Maguire may have done these things, but he was not Seabiscuit's real jockey; he played Red Pollard in the movie Seab…
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That's my Orphanage... comeOpen you own Orphanage, that's the only answer. As somebody who is an adult can live on his/her own, can earn a living, can take prominent responsibilities, today is a world where globalization is taking place and we have adults who are listing their names in world's riche…
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The 1st cardiac rehabilitation meeting was in 1977 Hamburg Germany. Idon't know who is the first of the world, but in Germany the first cardiac rehabilitation group was in Baden-Württemberg state by Dr. Karl-Otto Hartmann 1965 in the name Koronargruppe. In 1968 European Section of World Health …
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first half of the 1800s. Amherst, Massachusetts in the Northeast.
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The Great Depression affected France drastically on the local economy. This is used to explain the riot that formed the 6 February 1934 crisis.
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The trip to the orphanage brings Jamie and London closer together. Landon feels he better understands Jamie, and begins to appreciate their time together. A Walk to Remember was written by Nicholas Sparks.
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Dr Barnado helped the children in London who were homeless. He built schools, homes for boys and girls.By the time he died he rescued 60,000 children and built 66 more homes. He sent children abroad to other countries so they can learn even more like New Zealand and Australia.... I think.
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It almost killed us.
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bert grimms long beach, ca. the pike New Answer: According to "Stoney Knows How - Life as a Sideshow Tattoo Artist" - Alan Govenar The Earliest recorded professional tattoo artist in America was Martin Hildebrandt who established a permanent Tattoo shop on Oak Street in NY City in 1846 Bert Gr…
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The Great Depression had a negative effect on American sports. Baseball teams were in dire financial straights. The Cincinnati Reds declared bankruptcy. Players had their pay cut by 25-percent, but that was still less than the average worker, who had their pay cut by 50-percent.
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The first elephant orphanage was established by an American hunter in the 60's - 70's when he saw a baby elephant (stories has it that the baby elephant was wounded) and decided to bring it home. His "collection" of stray baby elephants grew until he had to build another orphange to accomodate the o…
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as far as I know you must be an adult, meaning age 18 but my guess is there might be some exceptions.
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In order to work at a children's' residential facility, most require people with degrees in sociology, preferably at the post graduate level. Other options could be as a teacher, with a degree in education, and a teaching certificate. Another position, if it is a private facility, might be in public…
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No, Carlos (the father character) does not die in the movie The Orphanage.
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The question is characteristically vague. I used to watch a lot of war and adventure films on TV late at night in the sixties and seventies so saw many. If the country was already occupied by US troops, it sounds fishy. There were a couple of war films indireclty involving religious-such as Good Hea…
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Because she was too sick
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There are no longer any orphanages anywhere in Australia. There are foster programmes throughout the country, but no facility to adopt from orphanages.
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Many orphanages began as baby safe-places, and mothers who could not care for their children would leave them on the doorstep (or whatever ingenious contraption in use), with only the rags they wore, maybe a blanket, and sometimes a charm or heirloom to give the child when grown. An effort was made …
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they could be called an orphan keeper
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Saint Domenico Italian Orphans Home1925-1962Theodore Salorgne House, 1340 Partridge Ave., University City, c. 1893This modest three-story mansion with a small third floor that can be regarded as an "attic" was built in 1891 and 1892 by Theodore Salorgne, Jr.The house is built of quarried-stone and h…
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Not very much if you do it the right way. Many people often think that it will take a lot but that's not true. Most people can own an orphanage. There is an organization called Orphanage Franchise that helps people for FREE to own their own orphanage. With Orphanage Franchise, you choose the name o…
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Most likely adults.
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A Home For Children
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george whitefield
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George Whitefield (December 27, 1714 - September 30, 1770), in 1738.
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George Whitefielddummies you should know that alreadyif u don't that is sad
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Mainly because there perents abandon them I think.because some parents have kids but don't hav enuf money to support them so they need another family to take care of them, while they are waiting for a new family the stay in a orphanage. Yeah but How do the orphanages find them?
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Orphanages don't exist any more in the UK.
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George Whitefield, one of the leading preachers during the Great Awakening, is credited with starting the first orphanage in America in the colony of Georgia around 1738 (which was the year he sailed for Georgia from England). The influence of the Wesley brothers (John and Charles, founders of the M…
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All romanian resident cities have an orphanage, by law. For more information and specific details, visit gov.ro, but it is in romanian. Also, here are some facts: Latest figures (Romanian National Authority for Child Protection - 31 of August, 2004) Number of children residing with substitute …
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"Your pain gives you stength, but only you know how far you are willing to go."--- That medium lady o-o
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Bella & chloe
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There are no orphanages in Australia. Australia utilises foster homes for children who cannot be cared for by their own family members, and there is a very low number of babies given up for adoption, meaning that these children are adopted out immediately.
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She opend her Orphanage in 1953 she opened the Orphanage to help to Orphans she saw on the street
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a place where little kids without parents go
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Yes there was a St. Abernathy's Orphanage for girls in White chapel London.For more proof that it existed read " My Story: Titanic" by Ellen Emerson White.
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Here is a link to the BAAF Adoption & Fostering: British Agencies Database British Adoption & Fostering is one of about 30 independent agencies operating in England and Wales.
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If you mean, who is his wife, then the answer is Michelle Obama. If the question is really asking about a "waif" of President Obama, since waif is often used to mean: "a person, especially a child, who has no home or friends", then the answer would have to be that he does not have one to our knowle…
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I believe that Angels in Babetown is a movie that fits your description...
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An orphanage is an institution devoted to the care of children whose parents are deceased or otherwise unable to care for them. Parents, and sometimes grandparents, are legally responsible for supporting children, but in the absence of these or other relatives willing to care for the children, they …
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There are no orphanages in Australia. Australia utilises foster homes for children who cannot be cared for by their own family members, and there is a very low number of babies given up for adoption, meaning that these children are adopted out immediately. There are, however, a number of historical…
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Yes, Coco Chanel was put in an orphanage when she was 12, but she stated that she was 6 when her mother died and was put into the orphanage. She also stated that she was 10 years younger than she actually was.
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a womens pregnancy crisis center will gladly take them. You can find one in your area by looking it up at the beginning of the phone book. Also Good will and a sheriffs youth ranch. Even hospice. Good luck and thankyou for your donation to those in need their are many people right here in the united…
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Yes there is a boys orphanage and a girls ran by Catholic Nuns. I was once and orphan in Azores until I was adopted.
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Dr Barnado set up the modern day charity Barnardo's. He went to London in1866 and saw all of the homeless children living on the streets.
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There are different types of homes for children and for disabled adults. Normally group homes for children are agencies of the government which places these types of children, mostly delinquent children, in these types of homes and for a specific amount of time. The only other type of homes for chil…
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Well, usually people, not only orphans, would prefer to get married after they are stable enough to provide themselves with there own home and are old enough to. If you're young enough to still have to stay in an orphanage, I highly recommend you not getting married. Unless your husband/wife wants t…
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The person who owned the orphanage is Miss Hannigan. She lived with other orphans. The orphans with names are: MollyPepperJulyDuffyKateTessie
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1.5 million in the u.s look it up
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Anjuman Hayat ul Islam, near grumandir, Binnori Town, Karachi
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i wany to marry with a orphanage girl but i don't know what to do
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untill 18 years old or when they are adopted get your facts right
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who was incharge of the orphanage that Annie stayed
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They don't have parents so there was nobody to send him their Christmas lists.
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Jeanne Devolle didn't give her children away, she died due to bad health, a rough life on the roads and the fact that she was almost constantly pregnant. Coco Chanel's father Albert Chanel was a poor traveling salesman who probably had many lovers in different cities. Therefore he didn't have any in…
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Of course orphaned kids have last names, everybody does, but if you are looking for last names then here are some (If they are orphaned kids then you usually presume that they are from a lower-class family - or that normally come to mind), but here are just some random ones that I made up, but you c…
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Mother Theresa spent most of her time in the slums of India. She cared for the sick children either in orphanages or make shift hospitals. She dedicated her life to these causes.
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There's one, made in 1967 or 1968 or thereabouts, called My Mother's Home or My Mother's House, I saw it as a kid and again last year, where there are six or seven children and their mother dies and they keep it quiet from everyone so that they don't get sent to an orphanage, and they cash her chequ…
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It was a place to send kids far away from home so they could beat the hell out of them and get away with it. Bill Koon and all his counselors should be hunted down. I don't know who wrote this but they are half right. I was in Edgemeade of Idaho from 1972 until 1973 until I was "rescued by my mothe…
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Traditionally, the term "Industrial School" denotes an official uphemism for a correctional facility or a 'reformatory'.
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Irresponsible adults who shouldn't be allowed to have sex.
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There are no orphanages in Australia. Australia has only a fostering system.
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orohans are gettin a place to stay and an education whlie they are waiting to be adopted
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Far too many, in the hundreds.
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We went to the orphanage to spend time with the children who did not have parents.
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God no! They were sent to Diana Ross and Berry Gordo for a period while their parents tried to find a home in California for them all to live in. But no, they were not sent to an orphanage.
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I went to the orphanage to adopt a child.
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St. Mary's Industrial School in Baltimore, Maryland.
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There isn't an orphanage any longer in Burlington, VT - but for years there was the St. Joseph Orphanage on North Avenue.
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HAVE U EVER SEEN THE MOVIE ANNIE! so basically like clothes and long ugly stuff...if u hav 2 dress up as 1, haha good luck!!!!!
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in London
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yes there is it burnt down, its at the salt n stalls.
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You have to contact the agency again. It's very hard on the child to do that so I hope you have tried everything to deal with w/e the problem was, whether it was you or the problems the child might have. They must've told you about him before you adopted him. He should be treated like your biologica…
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the first orphanage was bilt in the victorian times because so many children were out on the streets scraping poo
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Yes, I was placed in one at the age of 4 until I was 9. I believe it was on ST. Mary's Road.
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There are abut
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Mother Teresa opened her first orphanage when she was when 38 years old.
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The name of the orphanage in Peter and the Starcatchers is St. Norbert's Home for Wayward boys.
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Different orphanages use different terms for their staff. If it is a Catholic orphanage you would address each nun by their name and rank (Like Mother Superior) or simply Sister (Maria). They are not recognized by their job duties. If it is a secular orphanage there will be many titles for the staff…
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The home must have legal existence by being fully licensed under the laws of the particular jurisdiction and laws vary. Numerous agencies may be involved from the Board of Health to law enforcement for criminal background checks for employees. You might start your research by visiting the licensing …
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no he worked there
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Yes. Before it was called pebble point, it was to called The Orphanage Children. And when workers were digging up to make pebble point, they discovered babys and little children bodys dugged up.
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i don't think so and it is really annoying. in the options, it does not have an option of English audio. I'm taking it back.... i don't know about you. '~'
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Scranton -The orphanage's name was Our Lady of Help Orphanage.
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I think it depends on which country you are discussing, but typically, I would assume girls. In some places, there is still a preference for boys, and in others, girls may be seen as a burden, particularly if a dowry is required for marriage or if the society has tougher rules for raising girls.
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