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2017 NAICS Definition

T = Canadian, Mexican, and United States industries are comparable.

624120 Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing nonresidential social assistance services to improve the quality of life for the elderly, persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities, or persons with disabilities. These establishments provide for the welfare of these individuals in such areas as day care, non-medical home care or homemaker services, social activities, group support, and companionship.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Providing job training for persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities or persons with disabilities--are classified in Industry 624310, Vocational Rehabilitation Services;
  • Providing residential care for the elderly, persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities, or persons with disabilities--are classified in Subsector 623, Nursing and Residential Care Facilities; and
  • Providing in-home health care services--are classified in Subsector 621, Ambulatory Health Care Services.
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624120   624120   624120   Activity centers for disabled persons, the elderly, and persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities
624120   624120   624120   Adult day care centers
624120   624120   624120   Centers, senior citizens'
624120   624120   624120   Community centers (except recreational only), adult
624120   624120   624120   Companion services for disabled persons, the elderly, and persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities
624120   624120   624120   Day care centers for disabled persons, the elderly, and persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities
624120   624120   624120   Day care centers, adult
624120   624120   624120   Disability support groups
624120   624120   624120   Home care of elderly, non-medical
624120   624120   624120   Homemaker's service for elderly or disabled persons, non-medical
624120   624120   624120   Self-help organizations for disabled persons, the elderly, and persons diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities
624120   624120   624120   Senior citizens activity centers
624120   624120   624120   Senior citizens centers

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) | (888) 756-2427 naics@census.gov |  Last Revised: August 17, 2016