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 624221 Temporary Shelters

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing (1) short term emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or child abuse and/or (2) temporary residential shelter for homeless individuals or families, runaway youth, and patients and families caught in medical crises. These establishments may operate their own shelters or may subsidize housing using existing homes, apartments, hotels, or motels.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in providing emergency shelter for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts are classified in Industry 624230, Emergency and Other Relief Services.
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Corresponding Index Entries
6242216242218322Battered women's shelters
6242216242218322Emergency shelters (except for victims of domestic or international disasters or
6242216242218322Homeless shelters
6242216242218322Runaway youth shelters
6242216242218322Shelters (except for victims of domestic or international disasters or conflicts)
6242216242218322Shelters, battered women's
6242216242218322Shelters, homeless
6242216242218322Shelters, runaway youth
6242216242218322Shelters, temporary (e.g., battered women's, homeless, runaway youth)
6242216242218322Temporary housing for families of medical patients
6242216242218322Temporary shelters (e.g., battered women's, homeless, runaway youth)
6242216242218322Women's shelters, battered