Basic Information

What does relative caregiver mean?

The relative caregiver must be related to the child by blood, marriage, or adoption. Relative caregiver must have primary care of the child. The relative caregiver will ensure the safety and wellbeing of the child.

What does fictive caregiver mean?

Fictive kin are individuals who are not blood related to a child by birth, marriage, or adoption; however, they have developed an emotionally significant relationship with the child.