Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use program type code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:571672
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Definition:

A code set representing types of substance use programs provided by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use services.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Residential treatment/rehabilitation
2Residential respite
3Detoxification
4Sobering-up centre/program
5Program for clients diverted from the legal system
6Non-residential counselling/rehabilitation
7Community-based education and prevention
8 Advocacy
9Mobile Assistance Patrol/Night Patrol
99Other (please specify)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1  Residential treatment/rehabilitation

Refers to where residential clients receive formal rehabilitation for substance use.

CODE 2  Residential respite

Refers to where clients spend 1 to 7 days in residential care for respite and don't receive formal rehabilitation.

CODE 3  Detoxification

Refers to managed withdrawal from alcohol and/or other drugs.

CODE 4  Sobering-up centre/program

Refers to where clients are in residential care overnight and don't receive formal rehabilitation.

CODE 5  Program for clients diverted from the legal system

Refers to where courts can suspend sentence and/or release people on the condition that they attend substance abuse treatment.

CODE 8 Advocacy

Contact with other agencies on behalf of clients.

CODE 9 Mobile assistance patrol/night patrol

Local services that provide transport and care for at-risk community members, especially young people or intoxicated adults.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Service provider organisation—substance use program type, text X[X(199)] Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Service provider organisation—substance use program type, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander standalone substance use program type code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014