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Definition

A code set representing types of accommodation.

Representation

Data Type Number
Format N[N]
Maximum character length 2

Values

Value Meaning Start Date End Date
Permissible Values 1 Private residence (e.g. house, flat, bedsitter, caravan, boat, independent unit in retirement village), including privately and publicly rented homes
2 Psychiatric hospital
3 Residential aged care service
4 Specialised alcohol/other drug treatment residence
5 Specialised mental health community-based residential support service
6 Domestic-scale supported living facility (e.g. group home for people with disability)
7 Boarding/rooming house/hostel or hostel type accommodation, not including aged persons' hostel
8 Homeless persons' shelter
9 Shelter/refuge (not including homeless persons' shelter)
10 Other supported accommodation
11 Prison/remand centre/youth training centre
12 Public place (homeless)
13 Other accommodation, not elsewhere classified
Supplementary Values 14 Unknown/unable to determine

Comments

Guide for use:

CODE 3 Residential aged care service

Includes nursing home beds in acute care hospitals.

CODE 4 Specialised alcohol/other drug treatment residence

Includes alcohol/other drug treatment units in psychiatric hospitals.

CODE 5 Specialised mental health community-based residential support service

Specialised mental health community-based residential support services are defined as community-based residential supported accommodation specifically targeted at people with psychiatric disabilities which provides 24-hour support/rehabilitation on a residential basis.

CODE 6 Domestic-scale supported living facility (e.g. group home for people with disability)

Domestic-scale supported living facilities include group homes for people with disability, cluster apartments where a support worker lives on-site, community residential apartments (except mental health), congregate care arrangements. Support is provided by staff on either a live-in or rostered basis, and they may or may not have 24-hour supervision and care.

CODE 10 Other supported accommodation

Includes other supported accommodation facilities such as hostels for people with disability and Residential Services/Facilities (Victoria and South Australia only). These facilities provide board and lodging and rostered care workers provide client support services.

References

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Data Elements implementing this Value Domain 1