Staying positive: Increase in funding and steady demand will maintain growth

The Family Counseling and Crisis Intervention Services industry provides a range of social services, including counseling for alcoholism and drug addiction; rehabilitation services; shelter and food services; marriage and parenting counseling; crisis centers; and self-help organizations. Demand for these services is countercyclical, meaning that the industry typical grows during times of economic recession. However, despite overall economic growth over the five years to 2017, the industry has expanded mainly due to budget increases at the state and local level, as well as an expanding budget for social services at the federal level. Over the five years to 2017, industry revenue is forecast to increase. Over the five years to 2022, revenue is expected to continue to grow...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$33bn
Annual Growth 12-17
1.2%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
466,962
Businesses
90,199
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Local, state and federal government investment increased over the past five years, benefiting the industry
  • The Department of Health and Human Services is a primary funding vehicle for the industry
  • Over the next five years, the poverty rate is projected to remain relatively unchanged
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    Counseling and Social Assistance servicesCounseling and social assistance programs are the primary services offered by this industry, accounting for an estimated 76.8% of revenue in 2017. This includes programs that promote emotional and life skills development of children, youth and families. Counseling services, which account for an estimated 43.2% of revenue, include counseling for marriage, parenting, non-medical advice on contraception, as well as providing counseling for victims of violence. This industry does not include psychologists and psychiatrists, these practitioners are included in the Psychologists, Social Workers and Marriage Counselors industry (IBISWorld report 62133). Rat...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry are

  • Ability to control size and growth of internal bureaucracy
  • Access to secure revenue
  • Ability to alter goods and services produced in favor of market conditions
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Federal funding for social services and Crime rate in the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry?

    This industry includes establishments that provide nonresidential individual and family social assistance services. This includes counseling and support groups for alcoholism and drug addiction, abuse, marriage and parenting, crisis centers and family welfare services. This industry does not include social assistance services specifically for mental health, children, the elderly or individuals with disabilities.

    Industry Products
  • Shelter and food services
  • Rehabilitative services
  • Self-help group services
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Assistance services for immigrants and refugees
  • Counseling services
  • Social assistance services
  • Industry Activities
  • Operating alcoholism self-help organizations
  • Operating drug addiction self-help organizations
  • Operating family welfare and social service agencies
  • Operating hotline centers
  • Providing marriage counseling services
  • Providing parenting support services
  • Operating private parole and probation offices
  • Operating suicide crisis centers
  • Providing support group services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Federal funding for social services
  • Crime rate
  • National unemployment rate
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Poverty rate

  • Current Performance
  • Increases in funding
  • Government funding vehicles
  • More drugs but less crime
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Poverty and substance abuse
  • Government contributions
  • Table: Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Educational Services
  • Public Administration
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Brand Name Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Generic Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Mental Health & Substance Abuse Centers
  • Mental Health & Substance Abuse Clinics
  • Primary Care Doctors
  • Psychologists, Social Workers & Marriage Counselors
  • Specialist Doctors

  • Products & Services
  • Counseling services
  • Social assistance services
  • Shelter and food services
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Self-help group services
  • Rehabilitative services
  • Assistance services for immigrants and refugees
  • Chart: Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Economic growth
  • Unemployment rate
  • Poverty rate
  • Government funding
  • Disasters

  • Major Markets
  • Children
  • Families
  • Adults
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Rent and utilities, depreciation
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Family Counseling & Crisis Intervention Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Federal funding for social services (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Department Of Health And Human Services
  • Primary agency responsible for federal funding for health-related individual and family services.
  • Sliding Fee Scale
  • A formula for determining the amount owed based on a person's income level.
  • Substance Abuse And Mental Health Services Admin
  • Branch of the Department of Health and Human Services focused on prevention, treatment and rehabilitative services for individuals suffering from substance abuse and mental illness.
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