Residential care activities for the elderly and disabled (87.300)

This SCA code includes activities and services for which entrance and/or other conditions for the commencement and pursuit of an activity are established. 

Regulations and conditions:


Social Care act

The code 87.300 entails residential care activities for the elderly and disabled who are not able to care for themselves. This refers to institutional care for the elderly and disabled. The network of services providers is determined in the Resolution on the National Social Assistance Programme (NPSV) for the 2013 to 2020 period.

The state establishes public institutions; the Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities grants the work permit in accordance with the framework goals of the NPSV and when the conditions are fulfilled. Concessions are granted based on a public tender; the work permit is granted if the applicant fulfils the determined conditions. The service provider with a concession implements the service within the scope of the public services network.

They conclude a contract with the ZZZS to implement health care; to implement health protection services, they conclude a contract with the appropriate health institution (doctor) based on norms in health care. The costs of health care are covered by the ZZZS. The costs of the service provider who implements the service based on the work permit, i.e. outside the public services network for health care and health protection are not covered separately by the ZZZS.

The conditions for appropriate staff are determined:

  • professional worker,
  • professional social care services provider.

Source: Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities

Source: Ministry of Health

Activities/services which are classified in this sub-class of the standard classification of activities:

Activities/services according to explanations of the standard classification of activities:

Care entails providing accommodation, food, supervision and assistance in everyday life.

This entails:

  • the activity of institutions, homes and other institutions for protecting the elderly and disabled persons who are not able to take care of themselves or live independently

Source: Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia


Last updated: 03. 05. 2016