Facility type homelessness code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:404017
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018
Definition:A code set representing types of facilities associated with a Specialist Homelessness Services.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Hospital (excluding psychiatric)
2Psychiatric hospital/unit
3Disability support
4Rehabilitation
5Adult, correctional facility
6Youth/juvenile justice correctional centre
7Immigration detention centre
Supplementary values:
98Other
99Don't know/can't remember

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   Hospital (excluding psychiatric)

Includes hospitals and other health care facilities but not specialised prison health facilities.

CODE 2   Psychiatric hospital/unit

Includes mental health units and forensic health units of corrective services systems.

CODE 3   Disability support

Includes all units whose primary role is disability support.

CODE 4   Rehabilitation facility

Includes facilities that cater for drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Excludes rehabilitation in prisons and correctional facilities.

CODE 5   Adult correctional facility

Includes those facilities whose main role is to detain and rehabilitate adult prisoners.

CODE 6   Youth/juvenile justice correctional centre

Includes those facilities whose main role is to detain and rehabilitate youth or juveniles. Community custodial facilities are included in this category.

CODE 7   Immigration detention centre

Includes immigration residential housing and immigration transit accommodation.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Facility type homelessness code N[N] Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—type of institution recently left, homelessness code N[N] Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018