SIC Industry Description

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 Total Marketable US Businesses
8399Social Services, Nec54,400
839900Social services, nec8,429
83990000Social services, nec8,429
839901Community development groups11,386
83990100Community development groups8,338
83990101Community action agency2,300
83990102Community chest158
83990103Neighborhood development group590
839999Social services, nec, nec34,585
83999901Advocacy group25,495
83999902Antipoverty board141
83999903Council for social agency1,270
83999904Fund raising organization, non-fee basis3,615
83999905Health and welfare council865
83999906Health systems agency1,127
83999907Regional planning organization157
83999908Social change association1,030
83999909Social service information exchange794
83999910United Fund councils91