Parental care (child protection) code N[N]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008|
|Definition:||A code set representing types of parental care for a child within a household.|
|Maximum character length:||2|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 4 Foster care
Includes situations in which a child is living with foster parent(s) who receive a foster care allowance from a government or non-government organisation for the care of a child (excluding children in family group homes)
CODE 8 Two parent (natural)
Includes blended or reconstituted families (one biological and one step parent).
Source and reference attributes
National Child Protection and Support Services data working group (NCPASS).
Child Protection and Support Services National Minimum Data Set, Data Collection Manual, AIHW September 2005.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Parental care type code N[N] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016, Community Services (retired), Recorded 19/08/2011
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Child—household parental care type, (child protection) code N[N] Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008