Industry: 8399—Social Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Establishments primarily engaged in providing social services, not elsewhere classified, including establishments primarily engaged in community improvement and social change. Organizations primarily engaged in soliciting contributions on their own account and administering appropriations and allocating funds among other agencies engaged in social welfare services are also included, but foundations and philanthropic trusts are classified in Finance, Industry 6732. Civic, social, and fraternal organizations are classified in Industry 8641; political organizations are classified in Industry 8651; and establishments which raise funds on a contract basis are classified in Industry 7389.

Advocacy groupsHealth and welfare councils
Antipoverty boardsHealth systems agencies
Community action agenciesRegional planning organizations, for social services
Community chestsSocial change associations
Community development groupsSocial service information exchanges: e.g., alcoholism, drug addiction
Councils for social agencies, exceptional children, and povertyUnited fund councils
Fundraising organizations, except on a contract or fee basis
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
8399Social Services, Nec27,220
839900Social services, nec6,820
83990000Social services, nec6,820
839901Community development groups8,423
83990100Community development groups5,759
83990101Community action agency1,941
83990102Community chest147
83990103Neighborhood development group576
839999Social services, nec, nec11,977
83999901Advocacy group3,021
83999902Antipoverty board154
83999903Council for social agency563
83999904Fund raising organization, non-fee basis3,517
83999905Health and welfare council1,004
83999906Health systems agency1,207
83999907Regional planning organization175
83999908Social change association1,129
83999909Social service information exchange1,043
83999910United Fund councils164