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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 8810


  • Section: Q - Human health and social work activities
  • Division: 88 - Social work activities without accommodation
  • Group: 881 - Social work activities without accommodation for the elderly and disabled
  • Class: 8810 - Social work activities without accommodation for the elderly and disabled

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- social, counselling, welfare, referral and similar services which are aimed at the elderly and disabled in their homes or elsewhere and carried out by public or by private organizations, national or local self-help organizations and by specialists providing counselling services:
· visiting of the elderly and disabled
· day-care activities for the elderly or for handicapped adults
· vocational rehabilitation and habilitation activities for disabled persons provided that the education component is limited

This class excludes:
- funding and administration of compulsory social security programmes, see 8430
- activities similar to those described in this class, but including accommodation, see 8730
- day-care activities for handicapped children, see 8890

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