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Bringing Them Home/Link Up Counselling Program individual client contacts cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term677196
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 07/12/2017
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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The Bringing Them Home/Link Up Counselling Program individual client contacts cluster describes the number of individual client contacts made by counsellors funded under the Bringing Them Home or Link Up Counselling Program by the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH).

The data elements are used together to provide a count of the number of client contacts by the Indigenous status and sex of the Bringing Them Home or Link Up Counselling Program clients.

Bringing Them Home/Link Up Counselling Program individual client contacts

  Male contacts Female contacts Total contacts
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander contacts N[NNN] N[NNN] N[NNN]
Non-Indigenous contacts N[NNN] N[NNN] N[NNN]
Total client contacts N[NNN] N[NNN] N[NNN]

Collection and usage attributes

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An individual client contact is where a client has contact with the Bringing Them Home or Link Up Counsellor for the provision of care/information. A separate contact is counted each time the client has contact with a counsellor.

Includes:

  • phone contacts if they involve provision of care.

Excludes:

  • Group work
  • Other individuals/family members involved in family/relationship counselling unless they have their own file or record. These are counted as separate contacts.
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The Bringing Them Home/Link Up Counselling Program is required to provide counts of male, female and total contacts by Indigenous status, as detailed in the Scope Bringing Them Home/Link Up Counselling Program individual client contacts table. The total contacts may include contacts for which Indigenous status or sex was not known or not reported.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Bringing Them Home/Link Up Counselling Program client contacts cluster Indigenous, Archived 07/12/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Bringing them Home/Link Up Counsellors DSS Indigenous, Endorsed 07/12/2017

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-Person—Indigenous status, code NMandatory2
-Person—sex, code NMandatory2
-Service provider organisation—number of service contacts, total N[NNNNN]Mandatory1
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