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Service event—supported accommodation type, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSupported accommodation type
Synonymous names:Help on this termAccommodation type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term399396
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018
Community Services (retired), Standard 17/11/2010
Definition:Help on this termThe type of supported accommodation that is provided to a client, based on length of stay and level of service, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Service event—supported accommodation type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Short-term or emergency accommodation
2Medium term/ transitional accommodation
3Long term accommodation
4Other supported accommodation

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Short-term or emergency accommodation

This option refers to accommodation that is generally provided for up to three months.

CODE 2   Medium term accommodation

This option refers to accommodation that is generally provided for three months or longer and for a fixed term. Support provided is generally less intensive than that provided in short-term emergency or crisis accommodation. This accommodation is not expected to be ongoing.

CODE 3   Long term accommodation

This option refers to accommodation that is generally provided for three months or longer and with the expectation that it will be ongoing. It includes accommodation provided under programs such as Common Ground.

CODE 4   Other supported accommodation

Accommodation that has not been demarcated as being either short-term emergency or crisis, or medium or long-term accommodation.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data element refers to a discrete accommodation period within a service episode. There may be a number of accommodation periods within a service episode.

Collection methods:Help on this term

The permissible values for this data element are used to form the response categories to the question:

"Which category best describes the accommodation provided to the client?"

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Service event—supported accommodation type, code N Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

Supersedes Service event—supported accommodation type, code N Community Services (retired), Superseded 17/11/2010

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services accommodation type and start/end date cluster Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2011 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Homelessness, Superseded 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2012-13 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Homelessness, Superseded 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +
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