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Specialised mental health service organisation—accommodation services grants to non-government organisations, total Australian currency N[N(8)]

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Short name:Help on this termGrants to non-government organisations—accommodation services
METeOR identifier:Help on this term296547
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 01/12/2010
Definition:Help on this termGrants made to non-government organisations for the provision of accommodation services, defined as housing services that are linked to support services for people affected by a mental health issue.
Data Element Concept:Specialised mental health service organisation—accommodation services grants to non-government organisations

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termCurrency
Format:Help on this termN[N(8)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term9
Unit of measure:Help on this termAustralian currency (AU$)

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Where the exact dollar amount, for accommodations services as a whole, is unable to be provided an estimate should be derived from available local information.

Note: Only subtypes 3 and 5 are included as ‘Accommodation services’ for the Mental Health Establishments NMDS. Subtypes 1, 2 and 4 are not included as ‘Accommodation services’ for this NMDS. Categories 3 and 5 listed below are to be reported in aggregate. Where data are unavailable on grant amounts for specific service types, the value of grants not allocatable to specific service types should be reported under the other and unspecified services grants to non-government organisations data element.

Accommodation services are subcategorised into 5 subtypes:

  1. Crisis/interim accommodation - Short-term accommodation which may be staffed up to 24 hours a day, seven days a week for people affected by a mental health issue. Accommodation is facility based/residential with an average of 4-8 beds. Length of stay is generally limited to a maximum of three months.
  2. Transitional supported accommodation - Short to medium accommodation (3-12 months) that is provided in a residential/facility based setting.
  3. Headleasing - Provides a supportive landlord service that assists tenants to access and maintain suitable accommodation and maintains their tenancies and which is linked to support.
  4. Residential rehabilitation - Short to long-term residential facility based accommodation provided to people with high needs. Staff support is provided.
  5. Long term supported accommodation – Secure/tenured long-term accommodation with staff support as necessary or desired.
Collection methods:Help on this termGrants for accommodation services are to be reported at the lowest statistical unit level at which the expenditure occurred (state/territory or region), and should not be counted at more than one level.

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Has been superseded by Specialised mental health service organisation—accommodation services grants to non-government organisations, total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Standard 01/12/2010

See also Specialised mental health service organisation—other and unspecified services grants to non-government organisations, total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Mental health establishments NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 21/03/2006

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 02/12/2009

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 01/12/2010

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