Variant of NAICS 1997 - Labour Force Survey (LFS) Industries

624220 - Community Housing Services

This Canadian industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing short-term shelter for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault or child abuse; temporary residential shelter for the homeless, runaway youths, and patients and families caught in medical crisis; and transitional housing for low-income individuals and families. Volunteer housing repair organizations, that provide low-cost housing, in partnership with the homeowner who assists in construction or repair of a home, and that repair homes for elderly or disabled homeowners, are included in this industry.

  • Example Activities:

    • Halfway group homes for persons with social or personal problems
    • Homes for destitute men and women
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