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, Nec53,273
839900Social services, nec8,188
83990000Social services, nec8,188
839901Community development groups11,250
83990100Community development groups8,178
83990101Community action agency2,311
83990102Community chest156
83990103Neighborhood development group605
839999Social services, nec, nec33,835
83999901Advocacy group24,322
83999902Antipoverty board143
83999903Council for social agency1,346
83999904Fund raising organization, non-fee basis3,776
83999905Health and welfare council889
83999906Health systems agency1,134
83999907Regional planning organization170
83999908Social change association1,089
83999909Social service information exchange839
83999910United Fund councils127