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aftercare

1. support services by a welfare agency for a person discharged from an institution, such as hospital, hostel, or prison
2. Med the care before and after discharge from hospital of a patient recovering from an illness or operation
3. any system of maintenance or upkeep of an appliance or product
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1) title attributed to the contract : Supported housing and after-care services ii.
But TCI saw the need to build a Graduates Hall as part of its after-care program.
Sparrows Group chief executive officer, Stewart Mitchell, said: "This contract award marks a significant milestone for Sparrows Group in that not only are the under-rollers believed to be the first of the design and capacity in the marketplace but it underlines the added value we bring through our integrated services, responsiveness and after-care support.
Two Emirati men, one in his 30s and the other in his 40s, have completed several rehabilitation programmes, both in and out of jail, and have been given the initial training to act as rehabilitation assistants at the CDA's after-care centre, Ownak.
He hopes by visiting these centres he will gain ideas on how to better build a strong after-care culture into the services being established as part of The Living Room rehab centre, Cardiff, which is due to open in 2011.
This franchise has been selected as the after-care expert of choice by many of the country's leading tile and grout manufacturers, and unanimously received the # 1 ranking in the Maintenance Grout Repair category from Entrepreneur Magazine for 2009 and 2008.
Company owner Gary Heginbottom says: "The difference, of course, is that you get the Artisan service, the Artisan two-year guarantee and the professional after-care package that internet dealers just do not provide.
Among the Saudi efforts are government-run rehabilitation and after-care programs to reeducate those arrested for supporting terrorism and extremism as well as for people returned from the U.
The new clinic at Kilimanjaro International Airport, targeted to be operational in late 2009, will house an emergency medical care and resuscitation unit, a minor operation theatre and an after-care and recovery facility.
If were able to fly "home" there is no way I could have received such amazing treatment and after-care as I did here in Dubai.
That case involved a Kaiser Permanente facility, and the city reached an agreement with the company to develop a formal policy on the release of homeless patients in which Kaiser also agreed to provide $500,000 to create after-care beds.