Term information

Term: secure accommodation

Term details for 'secure accommodation'

Use for the accommodation of young people placed under secure accommodation orders for the protection of themselves and others and those placed under criminal justice legislation eg Secure Children's Homes, Secure Training Centres and Young Offender Institutions.

Broader terms
custodial institutions
Narrower terms
secure training centres, young offender institutions
Related terms
dangerous offenders, secure units

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