A type of ORGANISATION SITE.
Residential accommodation provided to cater for a small group of vulnerable persons (those with learning disabilities or who are mentally ill). Such premises are not normally staffed by nurses but may be staffed by care assistants during the day. Community nursing care is provided as required. In the event of the deterioration of health of one or more residents, 24 hour staff attendance may be provided on a temporary basis without affecting the status of the home.
This class is also known by these names: