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shelter

A facility in the US with less than 100 beds that may house abused women and their children, the homeless, or other disenfranchised persons, providing a place to sleep, food and clothing.
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The authors remain committed to the continued value of sheltered employment.
Mental retardation service in sheltered workshops and day activity programs: consumer benefits and policy alternatives.
Sheltered workshops for the mentally retarded as an educational and vocational experience.
Transition of persons with developmental disability from extended sheltered employment to competitive employment.
The role of sheltered workshops in the rehabilitation of the severely handicapped.
Producing generalized job initiative in severely mentally retarded sheltered workers.
Professional skill levels of sheltered workshop staff: Selection criteria and post-employment training.