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Descriptor in English: Halfway Houses
Descriptor in Spanish: Casas de Convalecencia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Casas para Recuperação
Descriptor in French: Foyers de post-cure
Entry term(s): Halfway House
House, Halfway
Houses, Halfway
Tree number(s): J03.775.450
VS3.002.010.003
Scope note: Specialized residences for persons who do not require full hospitalization, and are not well enough to function completely within the community without professional supervision, protection and support.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 67(65)
DeCS UI: 6361
Descriptor UI: D006208
Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/16
Halfway Houses - Preferred
Concept UI M0009758
Scope note Specialized residences for persons who do not require full hospitalization, and are not well enough to function completely within the community without professional supervision, protection and support.
Preferred term Halfway Houses
Entry term(s) Halfway House
House, Halfway
Houses, Halfway



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