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Descriptor English: Faith-Based Organizations
Descriptor Spanish: Organizaciones Religiosas
Descriptor Portuguese: Organizações Religiosas
Descriptor French: Organisations confessionnelles
Entry term(s): Faith Based Organizations
Faith-Based Organization
Organization, Faith-Based
Organizations, Faith-Based
Tree number(s): N03.540.297
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000073576
Scope note: Organizations such as (1) congregations; (2) national networks, which include national denominations, their social service arms (for example, Catholic Charities, Lutheran Social Services), and networks of related organizations (such as YMCA and YWCA); and (3) freestanding religious organizations, which are incorporated separately from congregations and national networks. http://www.huduser.gov/portal/publications/faithbased.pdf
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Charities (1966-2017)
Public MeSH Note: 2018
History Note: 2018
DeCS ID: 57333
Unique ID: D000073576
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2017/01/14
Faith-Based Organizations - Preferred
Concept UI M000622252
Scope note Organizations such as (1) congregations; (2) national networks, which include national denominations, their social service arms (for example, Catholic Charities, Lutheran Social Services), and networks of related organizations (such as YMCA and YWCA); and (3) freestanding religious organizations, which are incorporated separately from congregations and national networks. http://www.huduser.gov/portal/publications/faithbased.pdf
Preferred term Faith-Based Organizations
Entry term(s) Faith Based Organizations
Faith-Based Organization
Organization, Faith-Based
Organizations, Faith-Based



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