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Person—reason for seeking assistance, text A[A(49)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termOther reason for seeking assistance (homelessness)
Synonymous names:Help on this termPresenting reason (other)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term508409
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013
Homelessness, Standard 01/05/2013
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The reason why a person presented to a specialist homelessness agency in order to seek assistance, as represented by text.

Data Element Concept:Person—reason for seeking assistance

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termText
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termA[A(49)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term50

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data element is intended to focus on the reason the person presented to the agency as opposed to the underlying reasons or causes that may have built up over a lifetime.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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See also Person—reason for seeking assistance, homelessness code N[N] Homelessness, Standard 24/11/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 26/08/2014
Homelessness, Superseded 26/08/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2014-15 Housing assistance, Superseded 24/11/2016
Homelessness, Superseded 24/11/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2015-17 Homelessness, Superseded 24/11/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2017-19 Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2019- Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

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