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, Nec49,402
839900Social services, nec6,432
83990000Social services, nec6,432
839901Community development groups10,669
83990100Community development groups7,695
83990101Community action agency2,256
83990102Community chest144
83990103Neighborhood development group574
839999Social services, nec, nec32,301
83999901Advocacy group22,970
83999902Antipoverty board131
83999903Council for social agency1,447
83999904Fund raising organization, non-fee basis3,621
83999905Health and welfare council875
83999906Health systems agency1,090
83999907Regional planning organization160
83999908Social change association1,054
83999909Social service information exchange817
83999910United Fund councils136