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Directory of

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for Women & Families in South Carolina

"The South Carolina Directory of Services for Women, Children & Families" is one of the two documents available to you through the "Women's Right to Know Act". If you would like a copy of the other document, "Embryonic & Fetal Development," please complete the order form found at the end of this publication. If you would like additional information about these publications, please contact the Care Line at

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Printed November 2011 In accordance with Proviso 129.46 of the Fiscal Year 1994-95 Appropriation Act, the following information is provided regarding this publication: Total Printing Cost Total Number of Documents Printed Cost Per Unit - $ ML-017048 5/11

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Table of Contents

HOW TO USE THIS DIRECTORY ......................... 2 INDEX OF COUNTIES (SC Map)........................... 2 SERVICE TOPICS ................................................. 3 HEALTH DEPARTMENT SERVICES Selected Services ................................................... 4 DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS) Selected Services ................................................... 4 DEPARTMENT OF ALCOHOL & OTHER DRUG ABUSE SERVICES (DAODAS) Selected Services ................................................... 4 DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH Selected Services ................................................... 4 DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SECURITY (SS) ....... 5 EMPLOYMENT SECURITY COMMISSION........... 5 SC VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT ....................................................... 5 HOUSING AUTHORITY ......................................... 5 DEPARTMENT OF DISABILITIES AND SPECIAL NEEDS ................................................... 5 BABYNET ............................................................... 5 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Selected Services ................................................... 6 MEDICAID ­ OCWI ................................................ 6 ADOPTION ............................................................. 6 CHILD SUPPORT IN SOUTH CAROLINA ............. 7 CARE LINE............................................................. 7 CARING FOR TOMORROW'S CHILDREN ........... 7 TOLL-FREE Phone Numbers ................................. 8 ABBEVILLE ................................................ 14 AIKEN ......................................................... 17 ALLENDALE ............................................... 22 ANDERSON ............................................... 25 BAMBERG.................................................. 30 BARNWELL ................................................ 33 BEAUFORT ................................................ 37 BERKELEY................................................. 40 CALHOUN .................................................. 51 CHARLESTON ........................................... 54 CHEROKEE ............................................... 68 CHESTER .................................................. 71 CHESTERFIELD ........................................ 74 CLARENDON ............................................. 78 COLLETON ................................................ 82 DARLINGTON ............................................ 85 DILLON....................................................... 90 DORCHESTER .......................................... 95 EDGEFIELD ............................................. 103 FAIRFIELD ............................................... 106 FLORENCE .............................................. 109 GEORGETOWN ....................................... 115 GREENVILLE ........................................... 120 GREENWOOD ......................................... 126 HAMPTON................................................ 130 HORRY..................................................... 133 JASPER.................................................... 139 KERSHAW ............................................... 142 LANCASTER ............................................ 146 LAURENS................................................. 149 LEE ........................................................... 152 LEXINGTON ............................................. 156 MARION ................................................... 161 MARLBORO ............................................. 165 MCCORMICK ........................................... 169 NEWBERRY ............................................. 172 OCONEE .................................................. 175 ORANGEBURG........................................ 178 PICKENS .................................................. 182 RICHLAND ............................................... 185 SALUDA ................................................... 193 SPARTANBURG ...................................... 195 SUMTER .................................................. 199 UNION ...................................................... 204 WILLIAMSBURG ...................................... 207 YORK ....................................................... 212 Update Form............................................. 215 Order Form ............................................... 217

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HOW TO USE THIS DIRECTORY

1. Look for the county where you live. 2. Look for the type of services you need. 3. If the type of service you need is not available in your county, look in the counties next to yours (see map). 4. Call one of the agencies listed and tell them what you need. 5. If they cannot help you with what you need, ask them who you should call or call the CARE LINE at:

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1. Look for the county where you live.

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2. Look for the type(s) of services you need.

SERVICE TOPICS

ADOPTION SERVICES CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES EMPLOYMENT SERVICES FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING HEALTH CARE SERVICES SPECIAL NEEDS LEGAL AID SERVICES SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS TRANSPORTATION SERVICES VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

3. If the type(s) of service(s) you need is not available in your county, look in the counties next to yours (see map on page 2). 4. Call one of the agencies listed and tell them what you need. 5. If they cannot help you with what you need, ask them who you should call.

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL

Selected Services Services vary in degree from county to county. Services may also be received from satellite offices. Most baby services are found in all locations. For specific information about the services offered in your area, check under the listing of services for your county of residence. · Maternal Health · Family Planning (Birth control, pregnancy tests and Preconceptual Health) · Child Health Clinic · Immunizations · WIC (Women, Infants and Children food supplement program) · Health Education · STD Treatment (Sexually Transmitted Diseases) · Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Evaluation and treatment of children with certain physical handicaps or chronic illnesses · Social Work Services · Home Visits

DEPARTMENT OF ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUG ABUSE SERVICES (DAODAS)

Selected Services DAODAS is the administrator of all state funds for Medicaid treatment services. A variety of services are offered in the treatment program. · · · · · · · · · Day treatment Detoxification services Drug courts Gambling addiction services Halfway houses Intensive outpatient treatment Inpatient treatment Residential treatment Specialized services for women and children

DAODAS also distributes information. Assistance is available through the Drug Information Access Line at 1-888-SC PREVENTS (727-7383)

www.daodas.state.sc.us www.scdhec.gov

DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH (DMH) DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)

Selected Services · Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) · SNAP- formerly Food Stamps · Child and Adult protective services · Child Support Assistance · Substance Abuse Counseling · Child Abuse & Neglect · Referrals for Sexual Abuse · Adoption · Foster Care · List of licensed day cares · · · · · · · · Selected Services Local centers provide Emergency and screening services for mental illness Day treatment Consultation, education, and prevention Outpatient services Alcohol and drug abuse services Community support programs Intensive case management Living skills programs

DSS Statewide Toll Free 1-800 768-5700 www.dss.sc.gov

Several state hospitals provide inpatient facilities and treatment for those with psychiatric illnesses or disorders related to drug and alcohol abuse.

www.state.sc.us/dmh

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DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SECURITY

Selected Services This department helps people access their social security and Medicare benefits. The department also issues important documents connected to these benefits. Some of the services offered are: · · · · · · Social Security Disability Benefits Apply for a new or replacement Social Security Card Correct or change a name on the Social Security Card Have federal taxes withheld from the Social Security benefit Get a replacement Medicare Card Apply for Social Security retirement and/or a spouse's benefits

DEPARTMENT OF DISABILITIES AND SPECIAL NEEDS

The SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs, as defined in the South Carolina Code of Law, serves persons with mental retardation, autism, head and spinal cord injury and conditions related to each of these four disabilities. The agency's mission is to assist people with disabilities in meeting their needs, pursuing their individual possibilities and achieving their goals, and to minimize the occurrence and reduce the severity of disabilities through prevention.

1-888-DSN-INFO (376-4636) www.ddsn.sc.gov

www.ssa.gov 1-800-772-1213

BABYNET

BabyNet is South Carolina's interagency early intervention system for infants and toddlers under three years of age with developmental delays, or who have conditions associated with developmental delays. BabyNet matches the special needs of infants and toddlers who have developmental delays with the professional resources available within the community. Services are provided in everyday routines, activities and places relevant to the life of the family. BabyNet is funded and regulated through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, and managed through South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness. Anyone (a parent, doctor, caregiver, teacher or friend) can make a referral by the number listed below. The earlier a baby or toddler receives help, the better! To make a referral or to get additional information call 1-877621-0865 or send an email to: [email protected] for assistance.

DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT AND WORKFORCE

This agency helps find jobs for people and provides unemployment benefits to those people who have lost their jobs. They also offer job training programs.

www.sces.org

SC VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT

South Carolinians who have a physical or mental impairment that interferes with their ability to work may be eligible for vocational rehabilitation services. Applicants must be able to benefit from Vocational Rehabilitation services that would lead to permanent employment. Job training and support programs are offered.

www.scvrd.net 1-800-832-7526

HOUSING AUTHORITY

The Housing Authority's conventional site-based waiting list allows applicants to apply for specific housing in five categories of public housing. Eligibility for each is determined by whether or not the applicant has met predetermined qualifications in a particular category. Section 8 Rental Assistance Programs offer rental assistance to persons with low-income who wish to live in homes in the private rental market, but cannot afford market rental rates. Section 8 participants pay 30 percent of their adjusted gross income for rent and utilities. The Housing Authority Assistance Payments Program subsidizes the balance of rent for the property owner.

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Selected Services The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) was created in 1984 to administer the Medicaid program (Title XIX of the Social Security Act). Medicaid is South Carolina's aid program by which the federal and state governments share the cost of providing medical care for needy persons who have low income. · · · Medicaid Transportation ­ to medical appointments for Medicaid recipients Partners for Healthy Children

MEDICAID - OCWI

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What information should you bring to apply? When you apply for Medicaid, you will be asked to provide the following information: · Proof of your income · Your Social Security Card · A pregnancy statement from your doctor · Proof of child support/alimony payments · Health insurance policy or ID card If you cannot get this information, the Department of Health and Human Services or the person who takes your application, is required to assist you. Even if you have private insurance, Medicaid may pay for services that your insurance does not cover. For more information, call your county health and human services department or look under the listing of services offered in your county as found in this directory.

MEDICAID - OCWI

(Optional Coverage for Women and Infants) This is a program to help pay the medical bills for pregnant women and babies with low family income. The types of medical services that will be covered are: · Doctor visits · Hospital Care · Medical transportation · Prescription Drugs · Family Planning Services · Emergency Room Services All medical services must be necessary and some services are limited. When should you apply? If you are pregnant, you should apply as soon as you learn that you are pregnant. If you are applying for children's services, you should apply as soon as possible after the child's birth Where should you apply? You may apply for Medicaid at your county Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). Check the services listed under your county of residence in this directory for more information.

ADOPTION

One of the options or choices that is available to you and the baby's father is to place your child up for adoption. Adoption is the legal process by which permanent custody of a child is transferred from birth parents to adoptive parents. The Division of Adoption Services at DSS or other licensed adoption agencies can help you. For more information, call the DSS state office at (803) 898-7318 or 1-888-CARE-4-US (227-3487) or check the services listed for your county of residence in this directory. At licensed adoption agencies, you will receive helpful, supportive services. You will be counseled about what is best for you, your baby and your family. You may have a part in the adoptive parent/family selection process. The final decision about adoption is yours to make, and the information you share with an agency is confidential. At the DSS Division of Adoption Services, counseling services are free and may include the baby's father. You may receive help with hospital expenses and maternity home fees. Your questions will be answered.

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CHILD SUPPORT IN SOUTH CAROLINA

The South Carolina Department of Social Services' (DSS) Child Support Enforcement Division (CSED) provides services to obtain child support money. These services include finding the parent who is not supporting the child, establishing and enforcing child support orders and establishing the identity of the father. Problems about property, custody and visitation cannot be handled by the CSED. Who Can Get Help? Anyone who has custody of a child and who needs help in getting support payments may apply for services. Non-custodial parents may apply to have paternity established or to have their support order reviewed. What is the Application Process? Persons applying for or receiving help under the Temporary Aid for Needy Families (TANF) program automatically receive child support enforcement services. Those not receiving TANF must complete an application form (there is a $25.00 fee). Applications are available at county DSS offices, and the county clerk court offices. You may also call CSED at (803) 898-9210 or 1-800-768-5858. For more information, please check the services listed under your county of residence in this directory.

CARING FOR TOMORROW'S CHILDREN

The Caring for Tomorrow's Children program provides a book with guidance and information to create awareness and promote early and continuous prenatal care, wellchild care, and immunizations. The book emphasizes the importance of prenatal care that will assist in reducing infant mortality and birth defects. The book also focuses on immunizations and other preventive measures to assist parents with keeping their baby healthy. Any woman in South Carolina, regardless of location or income, who is pregnant or who has a child under the age of one, can get a Caring for Tomorrow's Children book. The book is free and can be obtained by visiting a doctor's or health care provider's office, going to the health departments or by calling the Care Line (1-800-868-0404). The Caring for Tomorrow's Children program is a public/private partnership with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and Blue Cross and Blue shield of South Carolina.

www.state.sc/dss/csed

CARE LINE

The CARE LINE is a toll-free statewide helpline. The CARE LINE provides information about health care for pregnant women, infants, and children. The CARE LINE also links callers to resources that are available in the community. If you or someone you know needs help finding a doctor, getting transportation to a doctor or health department, or finding services for children, the CARE LINE is here to help. We also have resources for families with children with special health care needs. Our friendly staff is ready for your call!

1-800-868-0404

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Toll-Free Phone Numbers

ADOPTION SERVICES

Adoption 1-800-922-2504 S.C. Department of Social Services placement services, works with DSS, maintains birth parents, has a reunion registry American Crisis Pregnancy Helpline 1-800-672-2296 Bethany Christian Services 414 Center Street West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 796-9332 1-800-BETHANY (228-4269) ELG: Any birth mother and, for adoptions, any couple who are active members of a Christian church. Fee: None to birth mother. $12,500 for adoptive couple. Women with unplanned pregnancy situations. Free pregnancy test and confidential pregnancy counseling. Help with medical, housing and legal matters concerning adoption. Provides parenting education for clients. Does not promote abortion, but does offer post-abortion counseling. Provides clothing and some formula for babies. Birth mothers' support group, open and confidential adoption. Collect calls from pregnant girls only. Service available in Spanish with notice. Children Unlimited of Family Service Center 2712 Middleburg Drive, Ste. 207-A Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 929-6654 Local 800-922-5651 Nationwide Fax: (803) 765-0284 ELG: Person adopting must be over 21 Fee: NONE Adoption of school age and handicapped children. Referring agency pays cost of placing the child. Support services continue throughout lifetime of adopted person and are available to adoptee regardless of placing agency/intermediator. Support group for adoptive parents and their children. Retreat, respite, therapy. Also, family preservation therapy, mediation, independent living preparation and attachment therapy. Christian Family Services, Inc. 1-800-489-6030 Fee: None to birth mother; adoption fees range from $13,600 to $23,650. Licensed adoptive agency servicing both the pregnant woman and the adoptive family with a 24 hour information line. Also finds children for families wishing to adopt from other countries. Adoptive families must be active Christians. Division of Adoption and Birth Parent Services 1-800-868-6595 Fee: Adoption fee based on income. Located in Greenville. Works with pregnant women wishing to give children up for adoption and with families wishing to adopt. Child Care Aware 1-800-424-2246 Referral to child care services in all states and in Canada (National Referral & Resources Network) Interfaith Community Services 1-800-879-2219 (803) 252-8390 (Referrals & Resources Information) Maintain database of all child care resources in the state; know level of child care, cost, have scholarship information; train personnel in child care; private non-profit. National Headstart Facilities Assistance Desk 1-800-303-0705

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Consumer Credit Counseling Service National Referral Line 1-800-388-2227 Sends person to Family Service Center listed below but this 800 number is designated for credit counseling. Postpartum Support International 1-800-944-4773 www.postpartum.net Family Service Center 1-800-922-5651 Individual and family counseling; traveler's aid program; welfare to work; children's dental program; employer referral program for counseling; Success for Life Program. Columbia based. United Way 211 1-800-922-2283 Internal Revenue Service (IRS) General Assistance 1-800-829-1040 Forms/Books 1-800-829-3676 Teletax/Refunds 1-800-829-4477 www.irs.gov

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

NOTE: For information on child care/ day care licensing call the DSS office in the appropriate county. ABC Child Care Voucher System (financial help) P.O. Box 100106 Columbia, SC 29202-3160 1-800-476-0199 This program helps low income parents who are working or in school with the cost of child care.

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Girls and Boys Town National Hotline 13940 Gutowski Road Boys Town, NE 68010 1-800-448-3000 1-800-448-1833 TDD Fax: (402) 498-1875 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anybody with any problem Fee: NONE Hotline services are available free of charge to every parent and child in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and Guam. Children and parents may call with any problem or serious concern. The staff includes Spanish-speaking operators. A TDD machine also allows counselors to communicate with the hearing impaired. Also provides a live chat (via Web site), with crisis counselors, every Monday (except holidays) from 8-9 p.m. Services available in Spanish. Physical and Mental Illness, Protection & Advocacy 1-866-275-7273 Provides advocacy and support for the disabled who feel that their rights have been violated. National Mental Health America 1-800-969-6642 Information and referrals Parents Anonymous Hotline 1-800-326-8621 (843) 747-4357 (in Charleston Tri-County area) Works to strengthen families through support groups, information, children's programs during meetings, and a 24hour Helpline. All services are free. Referrals should know that a machine may answer with a pager number to call.

Medic-Alert 1-800-344-3226 Provide personal alert systems due to medical conditions; information and products Missing & Exploited Children 1-800-(843) 5678 Place to report missing children, report pornography, and to get literature National Youth Crisis Hotline 1-800-442-HOPE (4673) National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-786-2929 24 hour hotline for runaways and parents. Provides message boards for youth and parents, referrals, will facilitate conference calls between youth and parents, and has a "home free" service for youth to go home by Greyhound bus. Nineline - Covenant House New York City , NY 1-800-999-9999 (212) 727-4204 Fax: (212) 989-9098 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE National crisis hotline focusing on youth to age 21 in trouble and parents having difficulty with kids. Also provides Information & Referral service for resources anywhere in the country. Services available in Spanish. Palmetto Poison Center 1-800-922-1117 in South Carolina 1-800-222-1222 Nationwide Instructions on treating any kind of poisoning--swallowed, inhaled, skin contact etc. Suicide Hotline 1-800-922-2283 Provides 24 hour counseling, crisis intervention, and suicide prevention. Based in the Tri County area so most referrals are in the Charleston area.

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

Bethany Christian Services 1-800-922-0682 statewide 1-800-BETHANY (228-4369) Nationwide Provides family for pregnant women to live with. Will assist with adoption if wanted. National Life Center 1-800-848-5683 Hours: 24 hours a day Provides information and referrals for pregnant women wishing to continue the pregnancy Florence Crittenton Services Charlotte 1-800-448-0024 Fee: Sliding fee scale for birth mothers who do not qualify for State assistance. ELG: Pregnant girls 10 and older and young pregnant women. Non-profit, non-sectarian organization offering information, support and professional services to young pregnant women wishing to continue their pregnancy. Also assists potential adoptive parents. Planned Parenthood 1-800-230-PLAN (7526) Licensed medical clinic in Columbia offers pregnancy termination services and family planning.

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

Carolina Center for Women 1-800-637-3445 Fee: Varies based on services provided Charlotte, N.C. licensed medical clinic, owned by women, offers pregnancy termination services. Family Reproductive Health 1-800-952-9034 Fee: Varies, depending on service provided. Licensed medical clinic offering pregnancy termination and family planning service.

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

American Red Cross 1-800-922-4469 Help families after fire damage; provides health and safety classes (CPR, Babysitting, HIV/AIDS); disaster services.

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Greenville Women's Cllinic 1-800-776-0082 Fee: Varies, depending on service provided. Licensed medical clinic offering pregnancy termination services. National Abortion Federation Hotline 1-800-772-9100 Fee: Free Anonymous service answers questions about pregnancy, pregnancy termination, funding assistance. Offers referrals to licensed clinics. Planned Parenthood 1-800-230-PLAN (7526) Licensed medical clinic in Columbia offers pregnancy termination services and family planning.

Investigates different types of discrimination in the area of employment and housing. Categories of discrimination include: Age, Disabilities, Handicapped, National Origin, Race, Religion, Sex, Sexual Harassment, Retaliation.

HEALTH & EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

American Board of Medical Specialties 1-866-275-2267 (1-866-ASK-ABMS) Call to verify your doctor's certification American Cancer Society 1-800-227-2345 Dedicated to helping everyone who faces cancer through research, patient services, early detection, treatment, and education American Foundation for AIDS Research 1-800-392-6327 Non-profit organization for research, policy, and referral American Heart Association 1-800-242-8721 National health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) 1-888-385-8787 24 hours/every day Call to order free information packet American Lung Association 1-800-586-4872 Working to fight lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health American SIDS Institute (Sudden Infant Death Synd.) 2480 Windy Hill Road, Ste 380 Marietta, GA 30067 1-800-232-7437 www.sids.org www.preventsids.org Hours: M-F 9-5 (Staff on call 24/7) ELG: Anyone with questions or concerns regarding SIDS. Fee: None

9 to 5 National Association of Working Women 1-800-522-0925 Information/referrals about jobs in local areas

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

NOTE: Birth control services are available at all public health departments. Care Line 1-800-868-0404 Planned Parenthood 1-800-230-7526

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's Publications Office 1-800-669-4000 Enforces federal legislation prohibiting discrimination in employment to ensure equality of opportunity. Job Accommodation Network 1-800-526-7234 Services for the disabled regarding their rights in the workplace; information for the disabled about starting a business. National Association of Working Women's 9-to-5 Job Survival Hotline 1-800-522-0925 A national, grassroots membership organization that strengthens women's ability to work for economic justice. South Carolina Human Affairs Commission P.O. Box 4490 Columbia, SC 29240 1-800-521-0725 (843) 253-4125 TDD Fax: (803) 253-4191 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE

FINANCIAL & HOUSING SUPPORT SERVICES

Social Security, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) 1-800-772-1213 English and Spanish South Carolina Department of Social Services 1-800-768-5700 Constituent services including TANF, food stamps, and child support US DHHS's Insure Kids Now 1-877-KIDSNOW (1-877-543-7669) Information about free or low cost health insurance for kids. Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Home Buying Guide (800) 569-4287 Customer Service 1-800-767-7468 ClearingHouse (800) 225-5342

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Nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention of sudden infant death and the promotion of infant health through research, clinical services, education, and family support. Services available in Spanish. Arthritis Foundation Information Line 1-800-283-7800 Supports research to find the cure for and prevention of arthritis and to improve the quality of life for those affected by arthritis Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America 1-800-727-8462 Not-for-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for and controlling asthma and allergic diseases Best Chance Network 1-800-227-2345 Breastfeeding Hotline 1-800-944-9662 Cancer Info Line 1-800-422-6237 Information from National Cancer Institute CDC STD Hotline Referrals, information, publications 1-800-232-4636 1-800-344-7432 (Spanish) 1-800-232-6348 (TTY) CDC Immunization Hotline 1-800-232-4636 CDC HIV/AIDS Information Hotline 1-800-232-4636 Credit Card Protection Services 1-800-468-5463 Report lost or stolen cards

WELVISTA formerly Commun-I-Care P.O. Box 186 Columbia, SC 29210 800-763-0059 (803) 933-9183 Fax: (803) 254-0892 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: must be below the federal poverty level. Must not be eligible for Medicaid, Medicare or have any form of health insurance. Fee: None A voluntary, non-emergency healthcare network for low-income South Carolinians without health insurance, Medicaid or Medicare. The program provides a free, one-time medical visit: medical care, and information to individuals and families who are most vulnerable to the current crisis in health care. Donated medications. Continuum's Power Line 1-800-822-2539 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Georgia's MCH hotline; hours are 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Drugstore 1-800-942-3425 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Information from Dept of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Family Service Center 1-800-922-5651 Located in Columbia; Provides counseling, traveler's aid, consumer credit, and a dental clinic HIV-AIDS Treatment Information Service P.O. Box 6303 Rockville, MD 20849-6303 1-800-448-0440 1-888-480-3739 TTY Fax: (301) 519-6616 Hours: M-F Noon @ 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: None Treatment information to people with AIDS, their families and health care providers. Services available in Spanish

Hospice 1-800-658-8898 English and Spanish referrals and information James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation 1-800-506-1273 A comprehensive community-based health organization to serve the needs of patients with sickle cell disease La Leche League 1-800-LALECHE (525-3243) Nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed Lead Information Hotline 800-424-5323 Fax: (585) 232-3111 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: None Free information packet about how to test your home for lead and how to protect your family form lead poisoning, plus a list of state and local contacts offering additional assistance. Fax on demand service available. Services available in Spanish. Literacy Hotline 1-800-228-8813 Referrals to local programs and publications; English and Spanish March of Dimes 1-888-663-4637 Nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health of babies by reducing birth defects and infant mortality Medicaid Client Services 1-888-549-0820 Medicare Hotline 1-800-Medicare (633-4227) English and Spanish

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Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) 1-800-543-8692 Multiple Sclerosis Association of America 1-800-833-4672 Referrals and information National Abortion Federation Hotline 1-800-772-9100 or (202) 667-5881 Fax: (202) 667-5890 Hours: M-F 8-10pm, Sa-Su 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (EST) ELG: Anyone Fee: None Provides prochoice confidential information about abortion and referrals to qualified abortion providers in the caller's area North American Menopause Society (NAMS) 1-800-774-5342 www.menopause.org Provides information about the latest research and developments on menopause. Also has contacts for local support groups National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke 1-800-352-9424 National Headache Foundation 1-888-643-2650 National Center for Nutrition and Dietetics 1-800-877-1600 Referrals to local nutrition professionals; health messages National Health Information Center 1-800-336-4797 Health information referral system National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1-800-424-9393 Information on resources that help families purchase or borrow car seats

National Lead Information Center 1-800-424-LEAD (5323) National Poison Control 1-800-222-1222 National SIDS & Infant Death Support Program 1-800-638-7437 Working to enhance and strengthen community-based, family centered SIDS & Infant death risk reduction, still births, miscarriages and bereavement services throughout the United States National Women's Health Information Center (NWHIC) 1-800-994-9662 Information and resources on postpartum depression, breastfeeding & health issues Palmetto AIDS Life Support Services (PALSS) 1-800-922-7319 Located in Columbia. Provide case management, emergency food, support groups, counseling, assistance with Medicaid and housing Rose M. Lowe Rehabilitation Center (Easter Seals) 1-800-951-4090 The rehabilitation center provides medical related and general support services to individuals with physical disabilities, advocacy, information and referral, social work, and supportive counseling. It also offers limited assistance in purchasing medical services and securing assistive devices and non-prescription medical supplies South Carolina Autism Society 1-800-438-4790 SC Division on Aging 1-800-868-9095 Referrals to local senior citizen programs, nursing homes, and Meals on Wheels programs

GED Hotline 1429 Senate Street, Room 402 Columbia, SC 29201 1-800-277-READ (7323) Fax: (803) 734-8336 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone FEE: None Links potential students with 150 local adult education programs across SC for GED preparation. South Carolina HIV/STD Hotline (DHEC) 1-800-322-2437 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Referrals and information

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Safe Drinking Water 1-800-426-4791 National Response Center 1-800-424-8802 Call to report oil spill, transportation spill or terrorist threat HIV/AIDS related resources

SPECIAL NEEDS

PRO-Parents 1-800-759-4776 Support/advocacy for parents of children with disabilities Family Connection of South Carolina, Inc. 1-800-578-8750 Support/advocacy for parents of children with disabilities Juvenile Diabetes Foundation 1-800-223-1138 National Down Syndrome Institute 1-800-221-4602 Hours: M-F 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Referrals to local resources and information

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National Organization for Rare Disorders 1-800-999-6673 South Carolina Commission for the Blind 1-800-922-2222 Child Find 1-866-723-4631 Information and referrals for families of children with special needs ages 0-21 years old.

Drug Abuse Services 1-800-787-7505 Drug and alcohol treatment and eating disorders Drug Information Access Line (DIAL) 101 Business Park Blvd, Ste 1408 Columbia, SC 29203 1-888-727-7383 www.daodas.state.sc.us Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: None Information on (alcohol, tobacco and other drugs) and referral for private and public substance abuse treatment programs. Answering machine after hours. National Clearing House for Alcohol & Drug Information P.O. Box 2345 Rockville, MD 20847 1-800-662-4357 Fax: (301) 468-6433 www.health.org Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: None Drug and alcohol rehabilitation information linked to treatment centers and hospitals in every state. Can have questions answered or be referred to nearest treatment facility. Referrals to support groups in your local area. Services in Spanish available. South Carolina Tobacco Quitline Smoking Cessation 1-800-QUIT NOW (784-8669) Quit smoking hotline 8a.m. - midnight, M-F phone and internet counseling

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

National Center for Victims of Crime 1-800-394-2255 National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-422-4453 Crisis intervention, information and referral for youths who have been abused, adults who want to know where to report child abuse, adult survivors and those concerned with parenting issues. Service available in over 140 languages; (800)2-A-CHILD for hearing impaired.

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Ask-a-Lawyer 1-888-321-3644 Hours: M-Th 1 p.m.-5 p.m., F 9 a.m. - noon Ask questions of volunteer lawyers over the phone about divorce, wills, employment issues etc. Battered Women's Justice Project (BWJP) 1-800-903-0111 Legal Advice South Carolina Lawyer Referral Service 1-800-868-2284 Hours: M-F 9 a.m.-5 p.m. We Tip Hotlines: Crimes 1-800-782-7463 Arson 1-800-472-7766 Drugs 1-800-473-7847 Fraud 1-800-873-7283

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-779-SAFE (7233) TDD for hearing impaired: 1-800-787-3224 Makes referrals to shelters throughout South Carolina and provides phone counseling to help access the shelter Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAIN) 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) Sistercare, Inc. 1-800-637-7606 South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) 1-800-260-2623 Information and referral to local centers Children's Trust of South Carolina 1-800-CHILDREN (244-5373) Provides information and referral, resources for abuse prevention and assistance in crisis situation.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcohol Abuse Line (Atlanta) 1-800-252-6465 Referrals to treatment Cocaine Abuse Hotline 1-800-222-0828 24 hour hotline, information, local referrals, counseling

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

See individual counties for the appropriate phone numbers

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

Dept of Social Services, Region II 2638 Two Notch Rd, Suite 200 Columbia SC 29204 (803) 376-1298 1-888-711-7095 (803) 929-2555

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Abbeville County Memorial Hospital 420 Thompson Circle Abbeville, SC 29620-0887 (864) 366-5011 Salvation Army (864) 225-7381 (Anderson) Hours: M-F 8:30-5 Emergency housing, clothing & financial assistance GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission (864) 223-8434 Resources and assistance for lowincome people. United Way of Greenwood County 929 Phoenix Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4103 Emergency & community services

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 2345 Highway 72/221 East Greenwood, S.C. 29646 (864) 229-5827 (Voice/TTY) 1-866-443-0162 (Toll free) (864) 366-0045 Serving Abbeville, Greenwood, McCormick and Saluda counties

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Greenville Regional Office 714 N Pleasantburg Dr., Suite 200 Greenville, SC 29607 864-282-4650 (864) 241-1101 Fax: 864-282-4634

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Abbeville Learning Center 706 Carolina Circle Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 459-5275 (864) 459-2100 Fax: (864) 459-8117 First Steps 105 Court Square Abbeville, SC 29620 Phone: (864) 366-0656 Fax: (864) 366-6127 School readiness program.

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Piedmont Technical College 620 N. Emerald Road Greenwood, SC 29648-8324 (864) 941-8324 1-800-868-5528 www.ptc.edu Centers in Abbeville, Edgefield, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Abbeville Public Health Dept. 905 W. Greenwood Street Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 366-2131 Fax: (864) 366-4105 Calhoun Falls Family Practice 535 Jackson Street Calhoun Falls, SC 29628 (864) 447-8578

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Abbeville Mental Health Center 101 Commercial Dr. Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 459-9671

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission 237 N. Hospital Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 223-8434 Hours: M-F 8:30-5

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Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Abbeville County Public Health Dept. 905 W. Greenwood Street Abbeville, SC 29625 (864) 366-2131 Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446 McCormick Family and Dental Practice 219-A North Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 Carolina Dental Practice 219-B N. Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2571 Saluda Family Practice 219 Greenwood Highway Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2181 Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 S. Greenwood Avenue Ware Shoals, SC 29629 (864) 456-7436 Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 Abbeville County Memorial Hospital 420 Thompson Circle Abbeville, SC 29620-0887 (864) 366-5011

Burton Center 2605 Highway 72/221 E Greenwood, SC 29649-9732 (864) 942-8900 Family Connection-Anderson 1104 Ella Street Anderson, SC 29621 Phone: (864) 231.8100 Fax: (864) 260.0252 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING SUPPORT

Dept. of Social Services 903 W. Greenwood Street Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 366-5481 GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission (864) 223-8434 Dept. of Health and Human Services 903 West Greenwood St. Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 366-5638 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Abbeville Public Health Department 905 W. Greenwood Street Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 366-2131 Fax: (864) 366-4105 Regional Housing Authority III 1-800-922-5504 Housing Authority of Abbeville (864) 366-4549 Fax: (864) 366-4341 Salvation Army (864) 229-3407 Social Security Administration 115 Enterprise Court, Ste. C Greenwood, SC 29649 1-866-739-4803

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Center for Equal Justice (864) 223-4879 1-800-922-3114 Handle legal cases for low income people.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Narcotics Anonymous (864) 224-0777 1-800-922-5305 (Toll free) Serving Greenwood, Anderson, Pickens, and Oconee counties Abbeville County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse 112 Whitehall Street Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 366-9661 Fax: (864) 366-5314 Outpatient services, group therapy, referral, ADSAP, EAP and Prevention

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet 1736 S. Main St. Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5905 1-866-637-6831 (Toll free) Fax: (864) 942-3690 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenwood County Public Health Dept 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5995 (864) 227-5902 (864) 942-3690

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Piedmont Agency on Aging (864) 223-0164

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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VIOLENCE, NEGLECT, & ABUSE RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Hospital Complex, Human Services Bldg. 903 W. Greenwood Abbeville, SC 29620 (864) 366-5481 Salvation Army (864) 229-3407 Laurens County Safe Home (864) 682-7270 Shelter from domestic violence, provides legal advocacy, court accompaniment, referrals, emergency shelter, food and clothing. Foothills Rape Crisis Center 1-800-585-8952 (864) 231-7273 Rape crisis services, child abuse and child advocacy.

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AIKEN

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services, Region II 2638 Two Notch Road, Suite 200 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 898-8980 1-888-711-7095 Fax: (803) 874-3008

Monetta Head Start 298 Academy Street Monetta, SC 29105 (803) 685-7898 First Steps 1 Willis Circle Graniteville, SC29829 (803) 663-5604 Fax: (803)663-0069

Helping Hands 100 John Elliott Lane Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 648-3456 Emergency shelter for children, Group home referrals made through DSS and DJJ

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Child Support Enforcement 240 Stonebridge Drive, Suite 400 Columbia SC 29210 (803) 898-7900 1-800-768-5858 Assistance in obtaining child support payments

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Aiken/Barnwell Mental Health Center (Adult, Emergency and Chronic) Aiken Office (803) 641-7700 (803) 641-7799 Garvin Office (803) 641-7715 Hartzog Center (803) 278-0880 Children's Services (803) 641-7646 Community Care and Counseling 120 Chesterfield St, NE Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-9979 Pastoral counseling

Teen Line 1-800-443-8336 TTY: 1-800-735-2942 Intervention & referral services United Way of Aiken County 23 South Barnwell Street Aiken, SC 29802-0699 (803) 648-8331

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Aiken/Barnwell/Lexington Community Action Commission, Inc. (ABLCAC) Salley Head Start 203 Beaufort Street, P.O. Box 882 Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 649-1465 Salley Head Start 468 Poplar St. Salley, SC 29137 (803) 258-3826

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Avenue Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-9890 or (803) 642-3949 Hours: M W F 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., T TH 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Christian outreach to women with a crisis pregnancy who want to carry the pregnancy to term.

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Help Line 1055-B Silver Bluff Road Aiken, S.C. 29803 (803) 648-9900 or 211 (803) 641-4143 Office 24 hour information, referral & crisis hotline

Gloverville Head Start 446 Lawanna Drive Gloverville, SC 29828 (803) 593-5000

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Wagener Pregnancy Care Center 231 South Main Street Wagener, SC 29164 (803) 564-9723, (803) 564-9722 Hours: M 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Th 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Offers information and referrals for women facing unplanned pregnancy who wish to carry the pregnancy to term.

Resource Center at Aiken Regional Medical Center 302 University Street Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-5926 Aiken/Barnwell/Lexington Community Action Commission, Inc. (ABLCAC) 291 Beaufort Street Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 648-6836

Listine Gunter Courtrney Human Service Building 49 Roy Street Wagener, SC 29164 (803) 564-3350 Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center 4645 Augusta Road Clearwater, SC 29822 (803) 593-9283

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers Page 9 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

SC Employment Security Commission 1571 Richland Avenue East Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-7640 Job Service

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 1410 Park Avenue, SE Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-1111 DSS North Augusta:(803) 202-3500 Medicaid Aiken: (803) 643-1938 Aiken County DHHS Post Office Box 2748 1410 Park Avenue, SE Aiken, South Carolina 29802 (803) 643-1938 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Social Security Administration 151 Corporate Parkway SE Aiken, SC 29803 1-866-275-8271, 1-800-772-1213 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Aiken/Barnwell/Lexington Community Action Commission, Inc. (ABLCAC) 291 Beaufort Street Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 648-6836 Energy assistance, emergencies, and limited housing

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Freedman Parenting Center 225 Aiken Rd Granitevillle, SC 29829 (803) 663-4204 Family literacy programs Pinecrest Parenting Center Aiken (803) 641-2680 GED, Alternative Program Aiken Technical College (803) 593-9231, ext. 1524 Job Training Partnership Act Aiken Technical College (803) 593-9231, ext. 1228 Our Lady of the Valley Center (803) 593-2623 Hours: M Th F 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. GED, ESL, Educational Services Brothers and Sisters of Aiken County 132 York St. Aiken, South Carolina 29801 (803) 641-3888 Tutoring and counseling, Life Skills Program, Mentoring Program Telamon Corporation (803) 648-9037 Services for farm workers and migrants Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 855 York Street NE Aiken 29801 (803) 641-7630 Aiken, Barnwell and Edgefield counties Aiken/Barnwell/Lexington Community Action Commission, Inc. (ABLCAC) (803) 648-6836 Goodwill Job Connection 1384 Whiskey Rd. Aiken, SC 29803 (803) 644-4601 Assess skills for employment

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Aiken County Public Health Dept. 828 Richland Avenue, W. Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 642-1687 North Augusta Public Health Dept. 803 E. Martin Town Road, Ste 170 North Augusta, SC 29841 (803) 278-3621

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Nuture Home (803) 641-4177 24 hour shelter for teen moms & children. Provides parenting, education, and employment skills Our Lady of the Valley Center (803) 593-2623 Hours: M Th F 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Utilities & medicine for Valley residents only

Area Churches Together Serving (ACTS) (803) 642-5919 Hours: M-F 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Clothing: may apply once per quarter; twice per year for diapers; furniture by referral $50 limit/year for meds & one time utility help Community Ministry of North Augusta (CMONA) (803) 279-5771 Hours: W Th F 9:30 am - 2 pm Thrift Store: W T F Sat. 9:30 am - 2 pm Golden Harvest Food Bank Aiken Warehouse 13 Enterprise Avenue Aiken, SC 29803 (803) 648-0752 Aiken Community Action Agency 291 Beaufort Street Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 648-6836 Salvation Army 322 Gayle Avenue NW Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 648-0461 (803) 641-4141 Salvation Army Thrift Store 1510 Richland Street Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-4151 Community Ministry of North Augusta (CMONA) Thrift Store [closes at 1:30 p.m.] 105 E. Five Notch Road N. Augusta, SC 29861 (803) 279-5771 Aiken Housing Authority (803) 649-6673 Housing Authority of the City of Aiken Rogers Terrace (803) 643-8435 (803) 649-6673 Ridgeview Manor (803) 613-1465 Valley Homes (803) 594-0588 Regional Housing Authority 1-800-922-5504

Helping Hands (803) 648-3456 For abused children Maternity Home (803) 641-4177 Shelter for pregnant women up to age 21 Welcome Baby 104 Florence St. SW Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-5919 Support to moms with in hospital visit, information, and emergency aid like diapers, cribs, & clothing

Cumbee Center Emergency Shelter 135 Lancaster Street Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-0480 Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center 210 Atomic Road Jackson, SC 29831 (803) 471-9200 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Aiken County Public Health Dept. 828 Richland Avenue, W. Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 642-1673 or (803) 642-7543, or 1-800-450-1687 for appointments. North Augusta Public Health Dept. 803 E. Martin Town Road, Suite 170 North Augusta, SC 29841 (803) 278-3621, or 1-800-450-1687 Listine Gunter Courtrney Human Service Building 49 Roy Street Wagener, SC 29164 (803) 564-3350 Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center 1211 University Lane Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 648-4744

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

ACTS of Caring Clinic Alan B Miller Bldg (USC-A) Aiken SC 29801 (803) 641-2825 Hours: T, Th. 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Must have no insurance, Medicaid, or Medicare. Aiken County residents only. Aiken Regional Medical Center 202 University Parkway Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-5000 (803) 642-0800 (803) 649-7911

Aiken County Public Health Dept. 828 Richland Avenue, W. Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 642-1687 North Augusta Public Health Dept. 803 E. Martin Town Road, Suite 170 North Augusta, SC 29841 (803) 278-3621 Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center 210 Atomic Road Jackson, SC 29831 (803) 471-9200

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Listine Gunter Courtrney Human Service Building 49 Roy Street Wagener, SC 29164 (803) 564-3350 St. Vincent DePaul Health Center 1384 Greene St.Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 828-3444 Hours: Homeless Patients: 9 a.m. - noon, 1 p.m.4 p.m. M-F (must have letter from shelter) Walk-ins: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Mon. Women's Clinic: 6 p.m.-8 p.m. 2nd & 4th Tues Hispanic Patients: 6 p.m.-8 p.m. 3rd Wed. Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center 4645 Augusta Road Clearwater, SC 29822 (803) 593-9283 Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center 1211 University Lane 309 Brown Lane Aiken, SC 29201 (803) 648-4744 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 Hitchcock Rehabilitation Center 690 Medical Park Drive Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 648-8344 Medical situations only Aiken Regional Medical Center 202 University Parkway Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-5000 (803) 642-0800 (803) 649-7911 Continuum of Care (803) 641-7645 Managed Treatment Service for Children (MTS) (803) 641-4144 (803) 641-4145

Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Avenue Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-9890

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Mary Williams House (803) 642-7120 Aurora Pavilion (803) 641-5900 Inpatient and outpatient drug and mental health treatment and Community prevention program. Aiken Regional Medical Center Assessment-Referral Office 1-800-273-7911 Cumbee Center Emergency Shelter 135 Lancaster Street Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-0480 Aiken Center for Alcohol and Drug Services 1105 Gregg Hwy Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-1900 Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 648-1509 Also AL-ANON & AL-ATEEN Aiken Women's Resource Center (803) 649-1900 Women's Community-based Outreach; Women's Intensive Services Enhancement (WISE)

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet Aiken County Public Health Dept. 828 Richland Avenue, W., Suite 100 Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 642-7548 Fax: (803) 643-4021 Regional Office Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-7211 Fax: (803) 533-7132 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Aiken County Public Health Dept. 1680 Richland Avenue, W. Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 533-7193 1-800-659-1651 DDSN 1016 Vaucluse Rd. (803) 642-8800 Tri-Development Center of Aiken County, Inc. (TAC) Children's Services (803) 642-8800 Family Connections (803) 642-8406 Statewide organization of parents helping parents of children with disabilities, developmental delays, and other chronic illnesses Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Hours: 9 a.m. - Noon

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Palmetto Legal Services (803) 359-4154 1-800-868-2284 Lawyer referral service.

Non-Medicaid Transportation Council on Aging (COA) (803) 648-6493

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Dept. of Social Services 1410 Park Avenue, SE Aiken, SC 29801 {803) 649-1111 Cumbee Center To Assist Abused Persons (803) 641-4162 (803) 649-0480 (803) 637-4037 24 hour services to victims of domestic violence & sexual assault, counseling, shelter, advocacy, & referrals Sexual Abuse for Kid Victims Family Counseling Service (Boys and Girls Club) (803) 641-4146 Edgefield Satellite Office: Center for Survivors (803) 637-4037 Dept. of Social Services 1410 Park Avenue, SE Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 642-3601 (803) 642-3606 Child Protective Services

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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ALLENDALE

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg III 3346 Rivers Avenue - Suite F North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1518 Fax: (843) 953-6145

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Coastal Empire Mental Health Center 1050 Ribaut Road P.O. Box 1044 Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-8899 Allendale County Mental Health Clinic 603 Barnwell Hwy. Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-4636

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Allendale Pregnancy Care Center PO Box 542 Allendale SC 29810 803 584-1584 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Avenue Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-9890 or (803) 642-3949

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3346 Rivers Avenue, Suite E North Charleston, SC 29405-0963 (843) 953-9700 Allendale Neighborhood Center 765 Bay Street W Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-3845

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Allendale County Hospital 1787 Allendale Fairfax Hwy. Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-3311 United Way of Allendale County (803) 584-1885

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Allendale County Vocational Center 3581 Allendale Fairfax Hwy. Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 584-5322 (803) 584-5323 Low Country Healthy Start 333 Revolutionary Trail Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-2533, ext 117 University of Salkehatchie 465 James Brandt Blvd. Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-3446 Denmark Technical 327 Solomon Blatt Blvd Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-5176

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

OCAB Allendale Head Start Center 252 Marion Street Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-4026 First Steps 176 Main Street North P.O. Box236 Allendale, SC 29810 {803) 584-6000

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Allendale Pregnancy Care Center PO Box 542 Allendale SC 29810 803 584-1584 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Avenue Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 649-9890 or (803) 642-3949

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Telamon Corporation 128 Greenville Street Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 648-9037 Services for farm workers and migrants Employment Security Commission 12 Walnut Street Hampton, SC 29924 (803) 943-3291 Job Service Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 919 Thunderbolt Drive Colleton, SC 29488 (803) 584-7328 Allendale, Colleton and Hampton counties

Social Security Administration 151 Corporate Parkway SE Aiken, SC 29803 1-866-275-8271, 1-800-772-1213 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Allendale County Public Health Dept. 571 N. Memorial Avenue Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-3818 Carolina Medical Associates 1787 Fairfax Hwy. Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-3241 Regional Housing Authority #3 1-800-922-5504 (803) 259-3588 Allendale County Housing Authority 1-800-922-5504 Orangeburg/Calhoun/Allendale/ Bamberg (OCAB) Community Action Agency, Inc. (803) 536-1027, (803) 584-3845 Emergency housing, utilities, rent, employment training

Teen Pregnancy Hotline 1-800-326-6704 Low Country Health Care System 333 Revolutionary Trail (803) 632-2533

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet/ Regional Office Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-7211 Fax: (803) 533-7132 Family Connection-Columbia 2712 Middleburg Drive Suite 103B Columbia, SC 29204 Phone: (803) 252-0914 Toll Free: 1-800-578-8750 Fax: (803) 799-8017 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Aiken County Public Health Dept. 828 Richland Avenue, W. Aiken, SC 29801 1-800-659-1651 (803) 533-7193 Disabilities and Special Needs 20 Park Street Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-7472 Serving Allendale and Barnwell counties Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Allendale County Public Health Dept. 571 N. Memorial Avenue Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-3818 Low Country Health Care Systems, Inc. 333 Revolutionary Trail Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-2533

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 521 Barnwell Road Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-7063 (803) 584-8137 (Medicaid) (803) 584-7048 (Human Services) (803) 584-7061 (Food Stamps) Fax: (803) 584-7049 Allendale County-DHHS 611 Mulberry Street Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-8137

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Allendale County Public Health Dept. 571 N. Memorial Avenue Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-3818 Carolina Medical Associates 1787 Fairfax Hwy Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-3421

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Palmetto Legal Services (803) 533-0116 1-800-522-9354 (Toll free)

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Low Country Commission on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services New Life Center (803) 584-4238

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Council on Aging (COA) (803) 584-4350 Orangeburg/Calhoun/Allendale/ Bamberg Community Action Agency, Inc. (803) 536-1027

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Cumbee Center To Assist Abused Persons (803) 641-4162 (803) 649-0480 Emergency assistance for sexual assault and domestic violence victims Barnwell County Help Line (803) 259-3333 Commission on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse/Helpline (803) 259-3333 Dept. of Social Services 521 Barnwell Road Allendale, SC 29810 (803) 584-7048 (803) 584-7063 (803) 584-7049

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ANDERSON

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region I 714 Pleasantburg Dr., Suite 300 A Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Anderson/Oconee/Pickens Mental Health Center 200 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-2220 Emergency services; assessment team; crisis unit; child and adolescent center Anderson/Oconee/Pickens Mental Health Center 115 Carter Park Dr. Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 885-0157 Emergency services; assessment team; crisis unit; child and adolescent center Anderson/Oconee/Pickens Mental Health Center 314 W. Main Street Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 878-6830 Emergency services; assessment team; crisis unit; child and adolescent center Family Counseling Center of Anderson (864) 225-6266 A counseling center for indigent family or groups

Mental Health America Crisis Ministries 1001 George Albert Lake Road (864) 226-0297 Hours: M-F 8-5 A faith-based, crisis intervention center that also provides information, referrals, and clothing/food vouchers. Serves seniors and the disabled with mental health issues. An Med Medical Center 800 N. Fant St. Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 512-1000 A medical center Patrick B. Harris Psychiatric Hospital 130 Hwy 252 Anderson, SC 29622 (864) 231-2600 Foothills Alliance Parents Anonymous of Anderson 1-800-326-8621 (864) 231-7273 An intervention and prevention program for child abuse and neglect and an international mutual support organization for parents Anderson Psychiatry An Med Behavioral Health Association 400 N. Fant Street, Suite D Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 226-1166 An outpatient psychiatry office open Monday-Thursday

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Child Support Enforcement Greenville Regional Office 714 Pleasantburg Dr.,Suite 200 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

SHARE Headstart 2021 Shirlane Dr. Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 226-0367 An early childhood comprehensive development program serving lowincome families and children First Steps 605 N. Main Street Anderson, S.C.29622 (864) 222-0410

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Intensive Foster Care Clinical Services 100 Miracle Mile Dr., Suite C Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 260-2250 A division of DSS serving emotionally disturbed children

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Anderson Pregnancy Crisis Center 401 West Whitner Street Anderson, SC 29624 Tuesday-Thursday 10:00 (864) 231-0077 After hours: 1-800-395-HELP UnWed Mothers (864) 617-8069

Anderson Districts 1 and 2 Adult Education Program Career and Technology Center 214 Lebby Street Pelzer, SC 29669 (864) 947-9311 Fax: (864) 947-1160 Hours: M-F 8-4, M -T 5:30-8 GED Instruction, receive high school diploma, work place and computer training, teach to read Tri-county Technical College 511 Michelin Blvd. Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-6700 Anderson County Public Healthy People 2010 Coalition (864) 260-5541 Main line www.healthy-community.org Group of health promotion committees; health education services provided Tri-County Technical College 7900 Highway 76 Pendleton, SC 29670 (864) 646-8361 Toll-free: 1-866-269-5677 Call for schedule of classes

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals listed under Health Services Mental Health America Crisis Ministries (864) 226-0297 1-800-922-2283 Crisis hotline Salvation Army 112 Tolly Street Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 225-7381 Hours: M-F 8:30-4 Emergency housing, clothing, and financial assistance; emergency food for burn-out victims Clemson Community Care 105 Anderson Highway Clemson, SC 29631 (864) 653-4460 or (864) 654-5109 Hours: M-TH 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Emergency assistance with food, certain utility bills, and medicine. Serves Pendleton, Central, and Clemson only S.H.A.R.E. (Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources Inc.) 400 E River Street, Suite A Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 224-7028 Hours M-F 8:30-5 Assistance with utility bills and rent; emergency medicine for life-threatening illnesses

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Tri-County Technical College 7900 Highway 76 Pendleton, SC 29670 (864) 646-8361 or 864-646-1500 1-866-269-5677 Toll free in certain areas Impact 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29265 (864) 260-5632 Health Education Resource Center. Programs for youth ages 8-18. Parent education programs. Anderson Adult Education Center 2005 N. Main Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 260-5075 Fax: (864) 460-5192 M-Th 8:30-4, F 8:30-3 Classes for high school completion, GED instruction, adult basic education, English literacy

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 224 McGee Rd Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-4100 FI/Food Stamps ext. 33 SC Employment Security Commission/ One-Stop 309 Whitner Street Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 226-6273 Resources for those seeking employment and job training; Pay unemployment benefits; Vocational Rehabilitation; Referrals Goodwill Industries (864) 296-9034

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Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (864) 224-6391 Job resources for the disabled only

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Social Security Administration 3420 N. Main St. Anderson, SC 29621 1-877-505-4549 Hours: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Anderson Interfaith Ministries (AIM) (864) 226-2273 Provides help with rent, utilities, mortgage payments, emergency assistance, backpack and Christmas programs, WACS- child care for parents attending college or technical school, and a food pantry Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-5541 (864) 260-5637 Emergency Soup Kitchen (864) 224-4763 Provides one meal per day to the hungry, between 7:30 am - 12:30 pm M-F Goodwill Industries (864) 296-9034 Salvation Army 112 Tolly Street Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 225-7381 Emergency housing, clothing, and financial assistance; emergency food for burn-out victims

St. John's United Methodist Church Clothing Closet 305 E. River Street Anderson, SC 29634 (864) 224-6563 Provide clothing only Hours: Wed. 11-2 Haven of Rest Thrift Store (864) 225-8880 or (864) 226-6193 M-F 8-4:30 Shiphrah Ministries Belton SC (864) 338-4673 Maternity Home for girls under 21. Anderson Housing Authority 1335 E River Street Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 260-5120 Fax: (864) 260-5118 Housing assistance for the city of Anderson only. Applications only accepted on Tuesdays from 9-4 SC Regional Housing Authority #1 (864) 984-0578 Offers Section 8 rental assistance for Anderson County, excluding the city of Anderson Anderson Sunshine House (864) 225-8586 Short-term shelter for families with minor children ages 2 weeks to 6 months. Community Housing Resource Board (864) 231-2231 Non-profit organization that advocates fair housing and provides advise prospective home-buyers The Helping Hands of Clemson Inc. (864) 654-6154 Emergency shelter for abused and neglected children; boys: birth-12, girls: birth-18

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-5541 Westside Community Center 1100 W. Franklin St. Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 260-1093 Main line A division of the Anderson County Public Health Dept.; provides immunizations, family planning and WIC An Med Health Medical Center 800 N. Fant Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 261-1000 A medical center Family Planning Clinic (864) 260-5645 Physicals; contraceptive counseling; STD Treatment for specific cases

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 224 McGee Rd. Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-4100 Anderson County-DHHS Post Office Box 160 224 McGee Road Anderson, South Carolina 29622 (864) 260-4541

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Alston Wilkes Society LL5-210 N. McDuffie St Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 260-9510 www.alstonwilkessociety.org Case management, needs assessment, counseling, employment training/ placement, transportation, personal hygiene items, food, clothing, housing assistance, and referrals to other community resources for adults who were being released from federal correctional facilities, and to homeless veterans, at-risk families and disadvantaged and troubled youth.

AnMed Iva Medical Center 331 Antreville Hwy Iva, SC 29655 (864) 348-6122 A local doctor's office affiliated with AnMed that accepts Medicaid AnMed Health OB/GYN 200 Greenville Street East, Ste. 4500 Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 512-4500 Hours: M-F 8:30-5 A prenatal clinic that arranges labor and delivery services and offers postpartum services Nurse Family Partnership 1100 West Franklin Street Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 716-3860 Hours: M-F 8:30-5 Nurse-Family Partnership is a free, voluntary program that partners firsttime moms with nurse home visitors. A specially trained nurse will visit throughout the pregnancy and until the baby turns two years old. During these visits, the caring nurse will offer the knowledge and support you need to confidently create a better life for your baby and yourself.

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 860-5811 (864) 260-5559 A health care program that offers medical evaluation and treatment to children with special health care needs Family Connections 1104 Ella Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 231-8100 Provides parent-to-parent support, training plus I&R on special needs services DDSN 214 McGee Rd. Anderson, SC 29625-2104 (864) 260-4515 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-5541 Westside Community Center 1100 West Franklin Street Anderson, SC 29624 (864) 260-1093 Main line (864) 231-1791, Fax: (864) 260-1094 Hours: M-F 8:30-5 A division of the Anderson County Public Health Dept. that provides immunizations, family planning and WIC. Serves people 15 and older. AnMed Hospital of Anderson 800 N. Fant Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 512-1000 A medical center Anderson Free Clinic 414 N. Fant St. Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 226-1294 Fax (864)-261-4543 Hours: T-Th 9-12, 1:30-5 Wed. 12-5, Fri. 9-11 Free primary health care, dental care and medication to low income people and referrals made to volunteer specialists.

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice (864) 226-7216 1-800-234-7216 Handles legal cases for low income people

SPECIAL NEEDS

Dept. of Disabilities & Special Needs 214 McGee Rd. Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-4515 , 1-888-DSN-INFO (376-4636) BabyNet Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-5545 Serves children 0-3 with developmental delays; link families to therapies; offer early intervention services.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Anderson/Oconee Behavioral Health Services (864) 260-4168 Provides comprehensive prevention, intervention, treatment and referral services. Serves those at risk of physical, social, or psychological problems

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AnMed Medical Center 800 N. Fant Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 512-1000 A medical center Narcotics Anonymous (864) 224-0777 A fellowship for alcohol and drug support Patrick B. Harris Hospital (864) 231-2600 S.C. Dept. of Mental Health Under His Wings (864) 226-0009 Women's alcohol and drug rehabilitation program with a religious emphasis Transformation Life Center (864) 224-5523 Men's alcohol and drug rehabilitation program with a religious emphasis

Family Counseling Center of Anderson (864) 225-6266 A counseling center for low-income families or groups Safe Harbor (864) 467-1177 (864) 467-3636 Crisis Line 1-800-291-2139 Crisis Line; Toll free in certain areas A domestic violence shelter that provides support resources Foothills Alliance 1-800-585-8952 (864) 231-7273 The Alliance includes Foothills Rape Crisis Center, Foothills Child Advocacy Center, Foothills Prevent Child Abuse Helping Hands of Clemson Inc. (864) 654-6154 An emergency shelter for abused and neglected children. Girls: birth-18, Boys: birth - 12 SC Guardian Ad Litem (864) 225-2348 A volunteer service group that provides assistance when DSS removes children from their home

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 866-910-7688 Senior Solutions (864) 225-3370 Medicaid transportation to medical appointments for all ages

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT, & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 224 McGee Rd Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-4100 adult (864) 224-6576 child

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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BAMBERG

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. Of Social Services, Region I (803) 531-3101 Fax: (803) 531-2045

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Denmark Area Mental Health Clinic (803) 793-4274 5573 Carolina Hwy. Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-4274

Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Prenatal Health Education Classes Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue (803) 533-7185 Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech 3250 St. Matthews Road, NE Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 536-0311 1-800-813-6519 Teen Pregnancy Prevention Council and Task Force Teen Life Program Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-2030 Orangeburg Regional Medical Center Childbirth Classes 3000 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29118 803-395-2819

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive Greystone Bldg #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Helpline of the Midlands 211 United Way of Bamberg County (803) 790-4357

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

(OCAB) Bamberg Head Start Center 211 Zeigler Street Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-5521 Denmark Head Start Center 80 Cedar Street Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-4689 Voorhees College Early Head Start Program 10 Faculty Grove Ln Denmark, SC 29042 803-780-1120, 803-780-1139 First Steps 3778 Faust Street Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-6513

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Ave NW Aiken, SC 29801 803-649-9890 Allendale Pregnancy Care Center PO Box 542 Allendale SC 29810 803 584-1584

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1661 Joe Jeffords Highway Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-4939 Bamberg, Calhoun and Orangeburg counties, provide job resources for disabled only

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9

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Denmark Health Center 1239 Solomon Blatt Blvd. Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-3285 Bamberg County Public Health Dept. 370 Log Branch Road Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-5176

Denmark Public Health Center 1239 Solomon Blatt Blvd. Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-3285 Social Security Administration 1391 Middleton Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 1-866-716-8602 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Salvation Army Thrift Store 1047 Broughton Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-0785 Salvation Army 813 Nottingham Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-6805 Regional Housing Authority 1-800-922-5504 Compassion In Action 1842 Joe S. Jeffords Hwy. P.O. Box 2575 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 534-6060 Serves Orangeburg, Bamberg, and Calhoun Counties. We offer food, clothing, household items such as bedding, furniture, and some large appliances for families in need; also provide life skills training such as budgeting, parenting and anger management, as well as biblical studies.

Orangeburg Medical Center 655 Laurel Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-0944 Community Medical Center 10278 Old #6 Highway Vance, SC 29163 (803) 492-3031 St. Matthews Family Health Center 558 Chestnut Street St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-2006 St. George Medical Center 401 Ridge Street St. George, SC 29477 (843) 563-5813 Allendale County Rural Health Program Allendale County Public Health Program Highway 278 West Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-3311 1-800-326-6704 Denmark Medical Center 1241 Solomon Blatt Blvd. Denmark SC 29042 (803) 793-4282 Denmark Public Health Center 1239 Solomon Blatt Blvd. Denmark, SC 29042 (803) 793-3285 Intensive Foster Care & Clinical Services 104 Bridge Street Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-5147 Health Education Classes Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 533-7185 Childbirth Support Service (803) 533-7115

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services Human Resources Center 374 Log Branch Road Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-4363 (803) 245-4361 Bamberg County - DHHS Post Office Box 544 374 Log Branch Road Bamberg, South Carolina 29003-0544 (803)245-3932 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Orangeburg/Calhoun/Allendale/ Bamberg Community Action Agency, Inc. (803) 536-1027 Bamberg Center (803) 245-5901 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Bamberg County Public Health Dept. 370 Log Branch Road Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-5176

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Bamberg County Public Health Dept. 370 Log Branch Road Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-5176 Bamberg County Memorial Hospital & Nursing Center 509 North & McGee Street Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-4321 Family Health Centers, Inc. 3310 Magnolia, NE Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 531-6900

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-9060 BabyNet Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-7211 Bamberg Disabilities and Special Needs Board 16553 Heritage Hwy. Denmark, SC 29625 (803) 793-5003 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Statewide organization of parents helping parents of children with disabilities, developmental delays, and other chronic illnesses Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

Non-Medicaid Transportation Council on Aging (COA) (803) 245-3021

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Human Resources Center 374 Log Branch Road Bamberg, SC 29003 (803) 245-4363 CASA (Citizens Against Sexual Assault) (803) 534-2272 1-800-298-7228 (803) 531-6211 Hotline

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice (803) 533-0116, 1-800-522-9354

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Tri-County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (803) 536-4900 Project Transitions Dawn Center

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept of Social Services, Region II P.O. Drawer 1268 Aiken, SC 29802-1268 (803) 642-3675 1-888-866-8852

Gloverville Head Start 446 Lawana Drive Gloverville, SC (803) 593-5000 Macedonia/Blackville Head Start 556 Jonesbridge Road Blackville, SC 29817 (803) 284-9555 Monetta Head Start 298 Academy Street Monetta, SC 29105 (803) 685-7898 First Steps 695 Main Street Blackville, SC 29817 (803) 284-3160

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Axis I Help Line 1644 Jackson Street Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-3333 Community Action Commission Litchfield Apt Complex, 262 Litchfield St. Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-3145 Addresses emergency housing homelessness crisis and energy assistance, employment & training. Barnwell County United Way 10370 Ellenton Street Barnwell SC 29812 (803) 259-2218 Helpline: (803) 259-3333

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive Greystone Bldg #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Aiken/Barnwell Regional Head Start 203 Beaufort St Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 649-1465 Barnwell Head Start 262 Litchfield Apt. Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-7210 Salley Head Start 268 Poplar St. Salley, SC 29137 (803) 258-3826 Williston Head Start 147 Windsor Road Williston, Sc 29853 (803) 266-3858

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Aiken/Barnwell Mental Health Ctr./ (Polly Best) 916 Reynolds Rd Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-7170 (803) 259-7179 New Hope (803) 259-5946 Therapy, assessment, medication, case management Aiken/Barnwell Mental Health Ctr. 1135 Gregg Street Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 641-7700 (803) 259-2934

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free number on Page 9 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Ave NW Aiken, SC 29801 803-649-9890 Allendale Pregnancy Care Center PO Box 542 Allendale SC 29810 803 584-1584

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Butterly House Maternity Home P.O. Box 13 Blackville, SC 29817 (803) 284-5042 Maternity home, parenting classes, clothes closet for women wishing to carry their pregnancy to term.

SC Employment Security Commission 248 Wall St Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-7116 A One Stop Center that provides knowledge, skills and services to job seekers and employers Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (803) 641-7630

Social Security Administration 151 Corporate Parkway SE Aiken, SC 29803 1-866-275-8271, 1-800-772-1213 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Barnwell County-DHHS Post Office Box 648 29 Allen Street Barnwell, South Carolina 29812 (803) 541-3825 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Helping Hands 100 John Elliott Lane Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 648-3456 Food, clothing, shelter, medical care, counseling, tutoring Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Barnwell County Public Health Dept. 2100 Calhoun Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1061 or (803) 541-1115 Salvation Army 322 Gayle Ave., NW Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 648-0461 Food, clothing, utilities, furniture, prescriptions Regional Housing Authority Hwy 278 Barnwell 29812 1-800-922-5504 Assists in providing safe housing for low-income citizens

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Barnwell County Public Health Dept. 11051 Ellenton Street Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1061

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Barnwell County Adult Education 297 Pascallas St. Blackville, SC 29817 (803) 284-0444 or (803) 541-6021 High school diploma and GED classes; literacy classes Barnwell County Career Center 5214 Reynolds Avenue Blackville, SC 29817 (803) 259-5512 Denmark Technical College 10370 Ellenton St Barnwell, SC 29812 259-9331 Teen Pregnancy Prevention Council and Task Force/AXIS I (803) 541-1245 Educational programs for teens

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Aiken/Barnwell/Lexington Community Action Commission, Inc. (803) 648-6836 Food pantry Butterfly House 3448 Dexter St. Blackville, SC 29817 (803) 284-5042 (803) 284-4916 Food pantry, baby closet, housing for pregnant homeless teens Consumer Credit Counseling Service 1341 Druid Park Ave Augusta, GA 30904 1-800-736-0033 or Aiken: (803) 649-1239 Budget, credit counseling, debt management Dept. of Social Services Ed Richardson Building 10913 Ellenton St. Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1200 Adult & child protective services, family independence, food stamps, Medicaid, mentoring our mothers for success (MOM)

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Bamberg Job Corps Center 200 S. Carlisle St. Bamberg SC 29003 (803) 245-5101 Basic education classes and vocational training in many areas

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HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Barnwell County Public Health Dept. 11051 Ellenton Street Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1061 Barnwell County Hospital 811 Reynolds Rd Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-1000 Ambulance Service 80 Rescue Squad Blvd. Rescue Squad Building Williston, SC 29853 (803) 266-7019 Margaret J. Weston Medical Center 4645 Augusta Road Clearwater, SC 29822 (803) 593-9283 Margaret J. Weston Medical Center - Aiken 1211 University Lane Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 648-4744 Hitchcock Rehabilitation Center Hitchcock Barnwell Satellite 1115 Dunbarton Boulevard Barnwell, SC 1-800-842-5639, (803) 259-5838 Williston Medical Center 12677 Main Street Williston, SC (803) 266-7098

Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Statewide organization of parents helping parents of children with disabilities, developmental delays, and other chronic illnesses Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

ALANON (803) 266-2296 Thurs. only at 7 p.m.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Generation Unlimited/COA (803) 541-1197 Council On Aging (803) 541-1101

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Palmetto Legal Services 126 Associate Pkwy. Orangeburg, SC 29118 1-800-522-9354 , (803) 533-0116 Assistance with public benefits, healthcare claims, housing, employment. Serving Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, & Orangeburg counties Dept of Juvenile Justice 599 Fuldner Road Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-7114 Prepares juvenile offenders to become productive citizens in the community

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

AXIS I Center of Barnwell 1644 Jackson St. Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1245 Hours: M-Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Help Line: (803) 259-3333 for 24-hour crisis assistance Domestic violence, hospital accompaniment, shelter accompaniment assistance with law enforcement, counseling services, and court room accompaniment are services provided by the agencies to victims. Also provides services to victims of adult rape, child abuse, and elder abuse and child sexual abuse. Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Person, Inc. Aiken, SC (803) 641-4162 Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. The Cumbee Center coordinates existing services and emergency assistance for sexual assault victims and their families. Services are provided for victims of adult rape, child abuse, elder abuse, and child sexual abuse. Dept. of Social Services Ed Richardson Building 10913 Ellenton Street Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1200

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

AXIS-1 Center Of Barnwell (803) 541-1245 Education, prevention, intervention and treatment for alcohol & drugs Alcoholics Anonymous First Baptist Church 161 Allen Street Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 793-0458 Hours: Tues., Thurs. & Sat. at 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous P.O. Box 8743 Columbia SC 29202 (803) 671-3101 1-800-922-6587

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Aiken County Public Health Dept. 828 Richland Avenue, W. Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 533-7193 1-800-659-1651 BabyNet Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-7211 Dept. of Disabilities and Special Needs 20 Park Street. Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 259-7472

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Barnwell County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Women's Treatment Program (803) 541-1245 (803) 541-1246 Barnwell County Victim Witness Assistance Program 1 Main St. Barnwell, SC 29812 (803) 541-1179 Provides services to victim of crime, works with referrals from human service agencies, court & physician accompaniment

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BEAUFORT

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Area III 3346 Rivers Avenue, Suite F North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1515

Hilton Head Medical Center 25 Hospital Center Blvd Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 (843) 681-6122 Coastal Empire Community Mental Health 1050 Ribaut Road Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 524-3378

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

DSS Emergency Assistance 1905 Duke Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 470-4600 Helpline United Way 2266 Boundary Street Beaufort, SC 29920 (843) 524-4357 Hilton Head Island (843) 686-4304 Help finding local resources Beaufort Women's Center 2309 Allison Rd. P.O. Box 1483 Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-0300 Hilton Head Island (843) 689-2222 Free pregnancy tests and resource help for women wishing to carry their pregnancy to term.

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3346 Rivers Avenue, Suite E. Charleston, SC (843) 953-9700

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Beaufort Women's Center 25 Marshellen Drive Belleview Business Park P.O.Box 1483 Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-0300 Offers counseling and information, offers services for women wishing to carry their pregnancy to term. Planned Parenthood of Savannah, Georgia 912-351-0116

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Beaufort-Jasper EOC Head Start 1905 Duke Street, Suite 250 Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-7544 Children's Center, Inc. Day Care / Pre-School 145 Matthews Drive Hilton Head Island, SC 29920 (843) 681-2739 Bluffton Office: (843) 757-5549 First Steps 2201 Boundary St., Suite 112 P.O. Box 6421 Beaufort, SC 29903 (843) 379-7837 Fax: (843) 379-7840

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

University of South Carolina 801 Carteret Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 521-4100 Park University (843) 228-7052 Technical College of the Low Country (843) 525-8324

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Beaufort Human Resources 100 Ribaut Rd. Room100 Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 470-2675 Dept. of Social Services 1905 Duke Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 470-4600 Hilton Head Island Office Hilton Head Island Town Center Hilton Head Island, SC 29938 (843) 842-4241 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (843) 522-1010

Ruth P. Fields Medical Center 721 Okatie, Hwy 170 Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 987-7400 Elijah Washington Medical Center 221 Paige Point Rd Highway 21 to Highway 159 Sheldon, SC 29941 (843) 846-8026 or (843) 846-5114

Salvation Army 2505 North Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-3727 (843) 524-2271 Beaufort Women' s Center Corner of Allison and Ribaut Road Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-0300 Clothing, diapers, cribs

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 1905 Duke Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 470-4600 Hilton Head Island Office Hilton Head Island Town Center Hilton Head Island, SC 29938 (843) 842-4241 DHHS/ Medicaid (843) 470-4625 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility Social Security Administration 646 Robert Smalls Pkwy Beaufort, SC 29906 1-866-254-3316 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Deep Well Project 154-A Beach City Road Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 (843) 785-2849 Food, rent, utilities, some medical support Bargain Box 546 William Hilton Pkwy. Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 (843) 681-4305 Thrift shop. M,W,Fri. 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m. - noon

Pregnancy Center & Clinic of the Low Country 1 Cardinal Rd Suite 1 & 2 Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 (843) 689-2222 Resources for pregnant women Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Beaufort County Public Health Department 600 Wilmington Street Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-7615 1-888-218-5041 Bluffton Public Health Center 59 Ulmer Street Bluffton, SC 29910 (843) 757-2251 Beaufort County Housing Authority 1009 Prince Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-7059 Low Income housing (job required)

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Beaufort County Public Health Department 600 Wilmington Street Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-7615 Bluffton Public Health Dept. 59 Ulmer Street Bluffton, SC 29910 (843) 757-2251 or 1-888-218-5091 Naval Hospital - WIC Office (843) 228-5561 Beaufort-Jasper Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. Port Royal Medical Center 1320 S. Ribault Road Port Royal, SC 29935 (843) 986-0900 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility

Beaufort-Jasper Economic Opportunity Commission, Inc. 1905 Duke St Ste 250 Beaufort, SC 29902-4403 (843) 470-4500 or (843) 255-7220 Weatherization: (843) 379-9661

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Beaufort County Public Health Dept. 600 Wilmington Street Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-7615 Bluffton Public Health Center 59 Ulmer Street Bluffton, SC 29910 (843) 757-2251

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Beaufort-Jasper Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. Ruth P. Field Medical Center 721 Okatie, Highway 170 Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 987-7400 Elijah Washington Medical Center 211 Paige Point Road Sheldon, SC 29941 (843) 846-8026 Leroy E. Browne Medical Center St. Helena Health Center 41 Ball Park Rd St. Helena Island, SC 29920 (843) 838-2086 Beaufort-Jasper Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. Port Royal Medical Center 1320 S. Ribault Road Port Royal, SC 29935 (843) 986-0900 Volunteers in Medicine Clinic 15 North Ridge Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 (843) 681-6612 Hours: M,Fri. 8:30 a.m. - noon T,Wed. 1 - 5 p.m., Th. noon - 5 p.m. Hilton Head Medical Center 25 Hospital Center Blvd Hilton Head Island, SC 29925 (843) 681-6122 Beaufort Memorial Hospital 955 Ribaut Road Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 522-5200 ACCESS Network, Inc. 20 Palmetto Parkway, Suite 108 Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 (843) 379-5600 Ridgeland 1-800-403-2437 Hampton (843) 943-0554 HIV/AIDS services

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Beaufort County Public Health Dept. 611 Prince Street Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-4075 BabyNet Low Country Health Dept. P.O. Box 1479 Beaufort, SC 29901 1-800-358-7805 (843) 525-4086 SC Department Disabilities & Special Needs (843) 525-7680 Family Connections 4 Carriage Lane, Suite 406-B Charleston, SC 29407 Phone: 843-556-5010 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

Hilton Head Medical Center 25 Hospital Center Blvd Hilton Head Island, SC 29925 (843) 681-6122 Alcoholics Anonymous P.O. Box 5117 Hilton Head Island, SC 29938 (843) 785-2921

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Regional Transportation Authority (843) 757-5782

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse P.O. Box 1775 Beaufort, SC 29901-1775 (843) 770-1070 Shelter and counseling SC Dept. of Social Services 1905 Duke Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 470-4600 Hilton Head Island Office Hilton Head Island Town Center Hilton Head Island, SC 29938 (843) 842-4241 Rape Crisis Center of the Low Country P.O. Box 1919 Beaufort, SC 29901 1-800-637-7273 hotline (843) 525-6699 admin

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Legal Services 69 Roberts Mall Parkway 3rd Floor Ste. 3A Beaufort, SC 29906 (843) 521-0623

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Beaufort County Alcohol and Drug Abuse 1905 Duke Street P.O. Box 311 Beaufort, SC 29901 Bluffton (843) 525-7408 (843) 470-4545 For Meeting List: (843) 720-8031 Narcotics Anonymous (843) 852-3001

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BERKELEY

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Alpha Pregnancy Center 345 Farmington Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 875-5623 Hours: 24 hours a day; Hotline after 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE An anti abortion organization that provides free pregnancy testing, education on pregnancy and alternatives to abortion, and childbirth classes. Assists mother and baby with clothing, housing and furnishings. Offers classes on singleparenting and breastfeeding. Counseling and referral for adoption, foster care, medical care and legal assistance. Dept of Social Services, Region I Orangeburg DSS P.O. Box 1087 Orangeburg, SC 29116-1087 (803) 531-3101 South Carolina Adoption Services Region III 3346 Rivers Ave. , Suite F N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1518 Fax: (843) 953-6145 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: SC residency for adoptive parents Fee: Refer to Agency Statewide adoption services provided to children, birth parents, adoptive parents and adoptees. Limited financial assistance available to birth parents. Service available in Spanish.

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Department of Social Services P.O. Box 1469 Columbia, SC 29202-1469 (803) 898-9210 www.state.sc.us/dss/csed Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone who has dependent children under 18 years old Fee: Refer to Agency Helps locate a parent who has abandoned a child, whether that person has or has not provided financial support. Helps track down the parent, who is then made legally responsible for ongoing support. Will also establish paternity of child. Service available in Spanish.

Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

William Dingle Head Start 4 Belt Drive Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 719-7200 Fax: (843) 719-7216 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Underprivileged preschool and disadvantaged children in the Tri-county area. Fee: NONE Provides education, social services, parent involvement; health, disability programs; and nutrition, visual, dental and counseling services. Field trips for children. Classes for children ages 3 and 4. Hours 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Offers 11-month program for birth to 3 yrs. from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.. Also offers extended day-care hours. Contact main and satellite offices for locations and applications. Moncks Corner Headstart Sunshine House 1102 Dennis Boulevard Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 614-7492, fax (843) 761-0423 Baldwin Carson Headstart 1161 Baldwin Corner Road Huger, SC 29450 (843) 336-4329, fax (843) 336-3234

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Lowcountry Pregnancy Center 2810 Ashley Phosphate Rd. Suite B-12 North Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 553 - 3505

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

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Cross Elementary Headstart 1325 Ranger Drive Cross, SC 29436 (843) 899-8916, fax (843) 899-8918 Fishburne Headstart 6215 Murray Drive Hanahan, SC 29406 (843) 572-5035, fax (843) 572-5401 Goose Creek Headstart 1104 Red Bank Road Goose Creek, SC 29445 (843) 553-2939, fax (843) 553-2940 Thomas Myers I Headstart 113 Ravenell Drive St. Stephen, SC 29479 (843) 567-3585, fax (843) 567-3808 First Steps 901 Island Park Drive, Suite 201 Charleston, SC 29492 (843 )824-8989

Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Call for information Fee: Refer to Agency Includes Oak Grove Residential Treatment Center, Horizon House, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Charleston Emergency Shelter, Callen-Lacey Children's Emergency Shelter in Berkeley County, and Independent Living therapeutic client assistance. See individual program listings for more information. Center for Women 129 Cannon Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 763-7333 Fax: (843) 763-3441 www.c4women.org Hours: M-Th 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., F 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. ELG: Women Fee: NONE (See agency) Services are offered free of charge and include hosting support groups; offering individual peer counseling; providing referral and support information in person, over the phone, through email, and through our Web site; and education outreach programs for the community. Call for more information. Changing Families 27 Gamecock Avenue, Suite 202 Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 224-1781 www.changingfamilies.net Hours: Call for information - by appointment ELG: Anyone in the Tri-county Fee: Varying including sliding scale; call for information Services available include counseling, support groups and parenting classes. Individual, group and family counseling concerning divorce recovery, single parent issues, parenting difficulties, step parent challenges and help for troubled marriages. Parenting classes available for single and divorcing parents to help them through the challenges of this time. "Back in Control" classes offered for struggling parents of adolescents. Individual and group counseling as well as workshops and seminars for divorce recovery, single parent issues, parenting difficulties and step-parent challenges. Support group meetings also available.

Mental Health Center, Berkeley County-Goose Creek 107 Thomason Blvd. Goose Creek , SC 29445 1-888-202-1381 intake Fax: (843) 569-0071 www.state.sc.us/dmh Hours: M W Th F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Tu 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Berkeley County Fee: Sliding scale Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders. Individual and group counseling, crisis services and referrals to other community agencies. Mental Health Center, Berkeley County-Moncks Corner 403 Stoney Landing Rd. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 761-8282 1-888-202-1381 Fax: (843) 761-7308 www.state.sc.us/dmh Hours: See description for hours. ELG: Anyone in Berkeley County Fee: Sliding scale Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders. Individual and group counseling, crisis services and referrals to other community agencies. Call Moncks Corner office for appointments or urgent needs. HOURS: Moncks Corner ­ M,Th,F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.; T-W 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. Goose Creek ­ M, W, Th, F 8:30 a.m. -5 p.m.; Tu 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. Services available in Spanish. MUSC Institute of Psychiatry 67 President St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-9888 (843) 792-2300 after 11 p.m. Fax: (843) 792-5503 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Continuum of mental health and care services available across all diagnoses in psychiatry, and for all ages, includes: inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, group and family therapy and regular outpatient.

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

BHL Call Center -- Augusta, GA Behavioral Health Link 961 Broad St. Augusta , GA 30901-1232 1-800-766-6041 (706) 826-1802 Fax: (706) 826-1525 www.behavioralhealthlink.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Information and referral. Crisis line. Associated with Integrated Health Resources Behavioral Health Link. Indigent funding for Region XII. Mental health and substance abuse are the focus of this service. Serves 140 languages. Carolina Youth Development Center 5055 Lackawanna Blvd. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 266-5213 Fax: (843) 266-5201 www.cydc.org

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Specialty programs in Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse and GeroPsychiatry, MPD, ADHD, BPAD, psychosis, neuropsychiatry, sleep disorders, anxiety disorders, weight management and OCD. Electro convulsive therapy is available. Interpreters on-call. TeenLine P.O. Box 71583 N. Charleston, SC 29415-1583 (843) 747-TEEN (8336) 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Fax: (843) 744-4377 www.charlestonteenline.org Hours: M-F 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. ELG: Middle and high school students Fee: NONE Trained teens provide general, confidential phone counseling, listening support and crisis intervention on any issue. Information and referral for services in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Volunteer training held three times a year. Please call for more information.

Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Educational programs and informational based research to help solve problems and develop skills related to agriculture, family, youth and community. Provides information on family resource management, budgeting, wills, estates, parenting skills, homebased businesses, gardening and landscaping. Educational Opportunity Center (Trident Tech.) 66 Columbus St. Charleston, SC 29423-8067 (843) 722-5509 (843) 574-6132 (843) 899-8020 (843) 574-6291 Fax: (843) 722-5551 www.tridenttech.edu/eoc Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., ELG: Anyone 19 years and older Fee: NONE EOC Education Specialists offer assistance and information to help adults enroll in a college of their choice; comprehensive career counseling; assistance with financial aid; admissions applications; and GED counseling and referral. GED-General Educational Preparation Berkeley County: (843) 899-8635 Charleston County: (843) 937-6325 or (843) 937-6407 Dorchester County: (843) 873-7372 Trident Literacy Association 5416-B Rivers Ave., 2nd Floor N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 747-2223 N. Charleston (843) 553-3448 Goose Creek (843) 761-6033 Moncks Corner Fax: (843) 744-2970 www.tridentliteracy.org Hours: M-Th 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. ELG: Anyone desiring to upgrade their basic skills who is at least 16 and not in school Fee: One-time $20.00 materials fee Basic reading and math classes, GED preparation, English as a Second Language (ESL) classes and basic computer classes. All classes are open to the public. Call association for times and locations. Volunteers needed as tutors. Please call 747-2223 to register for training.

Wando Community Education Program 1560 Mathis Ferry Rd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 (843) 881-8273 Fax: (843) 856-4563 www.wandoce.org Hours: Refer to Agency ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Extended Day after-school program in public schools (grades K-5). Personal enrichment classes for children. Adult personal enrichment classes offered in the evening. Computer education classes also offered. Afternoon enrichment classes for senior citizens (55 and over). Refer to agency for dates and times.

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

Crisis Ministries 573 Meeting St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 723-9477 Fax: (843) 723-7563 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. office hours; program hours listed in description ELG: Anyone (but must be sober) Fee: NONE Soup kitchen seven days a week, M-Sa 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Su 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Homeless Services: Men's shelter opens at 6 p.m. Must be out by 7 a.m. next day. Family Center: open 24hrs. Both shelters provide evening and breakfast meals. Showers available during p.m. shelter hours for people there. During office hours, social work, mental health, medical clinic and substance abuse services provided for anyone who is homeless. Will help find permanent shelter. From Sept-May, Wednesdays, 6 - 8 p.m., MUSC holds primary care clinic for anyone.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Berkeley County School District Office P.O. Box 608 Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 723-4627 (843) 899-8600 (843) 899-8703 Volunteer Opportunities Fax: (843) 899-8791 www.berkeley.k12.sc.us Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Berkeley County residents Fee: Main office for public education in Berkeley County Coordinates K-12 and adult education programs. Offices house all department heads. The Adult and Community Education Program of Berk. County School Dist. provides confidential tutoring for high school diploma, GED, community education, literacy enrichment and computer literacy for adults. Clemson Extension Service (Berkeley County) 227 First St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 723-3800 x4140 (843) 719-4140 Fax: (843) 761-4221 www.clemson.edu

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Job Corps 1930 Hanahan Road Charleston, SC 29402 (843) 574-1800 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Persons 16-24 years old who are economically disadvantaged Fee: NONE Provides tuition-free education and vocational training to persons 16-24 years old. Job Lines City of Charleston (843) 720-3907 County of Charleston 958-4719 Chas. County Library 805-6811 MUSC 792-7180 Trident Tech. 572-6262 x9029 Trident Med. 727-1306 ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE A listing of job positions currently available. Included is the job description, eligibility, etc. Job Service (Moncks Corner) SC Employment Security Commission 107 East Main Street Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 722-2082 (843) 761-4400 Fax: (843) 761-1768 www.sces.org Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 16 years and up Fee: NONE Provides job placement, job development services, testing and counseling services. Recruits, screens and refers applicants to training programs in the area. Special services for veterans provided, including unemployment insurance. Job Service of Summerville 2885 West 5th North Street, P.O. Box 1868 Summerville, SC 29484 (843) 821-0695 Fax: (843) 871-1446 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 16 & up (unless company policy is 14 & up) Fee: NONE

Provides job placement, job development services, testing and counseling services. Recruits, screens and refers applicants to training programs in the area. Special services for veterans offered. Services available in Spanish. Trident One-Stop Career Center 1930 Hanahan Rd., Suite 200 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 574-1800 1-888-226-1606 Fax: (843) 574-1808 www.toscc.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Services to bring employment, employment training, community education, business training, and human services agencies under one roof. Houses such agencies as the SC Employment Security Commission, Charleston County Employment Administration, Trident Tech College office, Goodwill Industries, Charleston County Human Services Commission, Charleston/Berkeley County School Districts Adult and Continuing Education, Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Job Corps, CARTA Bus Pass, Chas. and Berk. DSS, Telemon Corp. and SC Vocational Rehabilitation. Services available in Spanish. Also disability access. 1-800-735-2905 (TDD) Vocational Rehabilitation (Berkeley/ Dorchester) 2954 S. Live Oak Dr. Moncks Corner-, SC 29461 (843) 761-6036 Fax: (843) 761-5810 Fax: (843) 761-5819 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Must have physical or mental condition which is an impediment to employment Fee: NONE Vocational assessment and counseling. Assistance with training and job placement.

FAMILY PLANNING

Ambulatory Women's Health Services (MUSC) P.O. Box 250100, 135 Cannon St Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-5300 Fax: (843) 953-8950 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Call for information Complete OB/GYN services. Family planning clinic. Berkely County Public Health Department 109 W. Main Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 719-4600 WIC: (843) 719-4670 Fax: (843) 719-4656 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Berkeley County Offers preventive health services in birth control (reproductive health), child and adult health. STD and HIV/AIDS testing, Women, Infants & Children (WIC), physicals, immunizations, pediatrician for primary care, diabetic training and care, and blood pressure screening provided. Also, environmental services in sanitation work, private water sources, rabies control and contaminated water supply. Service available in Spanish. Public Health Department/Goose Creek (Berkeley County) 106 Westview Blvd. Goose Creek, SC 29445 (843) 572-3313 (843) 723-3800 x40; Fax: (843) 572-6812 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Any county resident. Must provide own transportation to the site. Call first for appointment and information. Provides the WIC nutrition program and immunization. Service available in Spanish.

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FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Berkeley/Dorchester Economic Development Corp. P.O. Box 609 N. Hwy. 52 Moncks Corner, SC 29430 (843) 761-8244 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Berkeley and DorchesterCounty Fee: NONE Food pantry, aid with utilities, rent, medical bills, weatherization, etc. Temporary shelter, transitional housing program. Job training, Head Start for entire Tri-county area, job program for youth and adult offenders, child development programs through DSS. Project SHARE helps needy customers pay fuel bills between October 31 March 31. Elderly, handicapped and low income customers can receive assistance during heating season. Charleston County Human Services Commission Post Office Box 20968 Charleston, SC 29413 Phone: (843) 723-9285 Fax: (843) 724-6787 (Serving Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester Counties Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Berkeley and Dorchester County Fee: NONE Food pantry, aid with utilities, rent, medical bills, weatherization, etc. Temporary shelter, transitional housing program. Job training, Head Start for entire Tri-county area, job program for youth and adult offenders, child development programs through DSS. Project SHARE helps needy customers pay fuel bills between October 31 March 31. Elderly, handicapped and low income customers can receive assistance during heating season. Community Service Center - 7th Day Adventist 2518 Savannah Hwy. Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 270-1395 if no answer, keep trying Fax: (843) 207-7950

Hours: BY APPOINTMENT ONLY ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides food; can help fill prescriptions and can help with emergency gasoline to get back to town or out of town or to work. DOES NOT PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION TICKETS. DOES NOT HAVE FUNDS AVAILABLE FOR RENT OR UTILITIES. DSS (Berkeley County) Aid to Families with Dependent Children 2 Belt Dr. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 719-1000 (843) 723-0723 option 7 (843) 577-0772 (843) 761-8044 Fax: (843) 761-2779 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Berkeley County Fee: NONE Money and Medicaid to families in which the children are deprived of the care and support of at least one parent. Some services available in Spanish. Florence Crittenton Family Development Center 19 Saint Margaret St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526 Fax: (843) 577-0770 www.florencecrittenton.sc.org Hours: Call for information ELG: Single mothers with one child under the age of 3. Interview and application process: Call for information Fee: Call for information A structured residential program for mothers and their children. Mothers must go to school, work or be in a training program with defined goals. Maximum length of stay is two years. Offers counseling and case management. Florence Crittenton Programs (Residential) 19 Saint Margaret St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526 Fax: (843) 577-0770 www.fl orencecrittenton.sc.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Unmarried pregnant women, ages 10-21. Fee: Call for information

Residential service for unmarried, pregnant women. Offers counseling, GED program, health education and prenatal care. Helping Hands of Goose Creek, Inc. 511 Redbank Rd. Goose Creek, SC 29445 (843) 553-7132 Fax: (843) 553-7198 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. ELG: Residents of Berleley county area. Priority given to residents of Goose Creek. Fee: NONE Provides for subsistence needs (mainly food) in emergencies. Priority given to residents of Goose Creek. NO HELP WITH UTILITIES or RENT. Does NOT give MONEY. Berkeley County DHHS Post Office Box 13748; 2 Belt Drive Moncks Corner, South Carolina 29461 (843) 719-1170 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Housing Authority (covers Berkeley County) SC Regional Office # 3 P.O. Box 1326 Barnwell, SC 29812 1-800-922-5504 (803) 259-3588 Fax: (803) 259-4630 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Berkeley County residents. Applications taken M 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fee: NONE Provides help in obtaining housing for low income families, elderly, handicapped and those with notes from the city inspector stating their house has been condemned.

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Lutheran Social Services of Greater Charleston, Lutheran Social Services Center 3349 Rivers Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-1788 Fax: (843) 747-3055 Hours: MWF 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (food and clothing) ELG: Anyone, must provide own transportation to the center Fee: NONE Helps with food and clothing for those in need. (Need SS# and photo ID of all household members.) Hot lunch served Mon, Wed and Fri. Counseling offered when available. Referral information also available. Programs include: · Healing Hands Ministry -- (Wed.) indigent drug program that refers to various clinics and occasionally helps with medication if prescription is already written. No doctor on premises. · Addiction Program recovery group Wed. only 11:30 AM. · Homebound Food Service - for the indigent and elderly. Medicaid (Berkeley County) 2 Belt Dr. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 761-8044 Fax: (843) 761-2779 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: NONE The Medical Assistance Program, also known as MEDICAID, is a program that pays some medical bills for eligible people with low incomes. Services available in Spanish. Neighborhood House Soup Kitchen 77 America St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 723-5129 Fax: (843) 723-7824 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 3:30pm ELG: Anyone in need Fee: NONE Neighborhood center offers recreation and sewing classes. Soup and sandwich kitchen Mon-Fri 12-1 p.m.. Clothes center open Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 11:30am. Downtown-area residents may receive financial aid from this office and emergency food. After-school tutors available for grades 1-5.

Rural Mission, Inc. P.O. Box 235 Johns Island, SC 29457 (843) 768-1720 (843) 768-9518 Fax: (843) 768-7378 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. 5 p.m. ELG: Poverty guidelines or emergency need Fee: Refer to agency Provides food, clothing and furniture for those in need. Has a migrant day care center. Woodcutting program for the elderly in winter. Services available in Spanish. Salvation Army Service Unit (Berkeley County) P.O. Box 1391 203 White St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 761-8626 Fax: (843) 761-1554 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - noon and 1-4 p.m. ELG: Referrals for emergencies Fee: NONE Assistance for rent, utilities, food, clothing and disaster relief. Conducts programs for youths and adults including summer camp and counseling. Thrift store. Food pantry. Prescription medicine assistance. Christmas toys program. Thanksgiving meal. SCE&G Customer Service 141 Meeting St. Charleston, SC 29401 1-800-251-7234 Toll-free 24/7 customer service line Fax: (843) 576-8096 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: SCE&G customers Fee: NONE Deferred payment possible. Will not cut off service during winter if person has medical certificate stating the utility is vital to health (still responsible for bill). Will refer to other agencies if cannot help. Each case is considered individually. Other programs available: Project SHARE, SCE&G Easy Payment, Weatherization, White Cross, Medical Certificate, Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Home energy check, Third party notification and Fixed income assistance.

Social Security Administration 1463 Tobias Gadson Blvd. Charleston, SC 29407 1-866-495-0111 1-800-772-1213 Toll free Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. ELG: N.Charleston, Summerville, and Berkeley County residents Fee: NONE Provides Social Security Survivor Benefits, Medicare, supplemental security income(SSI) for the aged, blind and disabled, and Medicaid. General questions can be handled through tollfree phone number or the website. Serves Dorchester County through Summerville. The rest of the county is served by the Walterboro office at 243 Wichman Street, Walterboro, SC 29488, (843) 549-2866. Services in Spanish can be arranged. United Methodist Relief Center 690 Coleman Blvd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 (843) 884-4860 Fax: (843) 884-4916 www.umrc.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: NONE Program assisting families in the lowest income bracket to have adequate housing. Helps repair, rebuild or renovate houses in rural areas in the Tri-county region. Trident United Way (Berkeley County) 325 E. Main St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 761-6033 (843) 851-4155 Fax: (843) 899-6546 www.tuw.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Refer to agency Fee: NONE Provides fund-raising, comprehensive planning and development, public education and awareness, services for the elderly, information and referral. Houses many helping agencies on-site to serve the community.

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HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Ambulatory Women's Health Services (MUSC) 135 Cannon Street P.O. Box 250100, 326 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-5300 Fax: (843) 953-8950 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Complete OB/GYN services. Family planning clinic Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital CareAlliance Health Services 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr. Charleston, SC 29414-0001 (843) 402-1000 (843) 402-CARE (2273) HealthLine www.carealliance.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency A 141-bed state-of-the-art acute care facility with the only fullservice, fully accredited emergency department West of the Ashley. Services include Women's, Infants' & Childrens' Services, Digestive Health & Continence Center, the Spine & Sports Medicine Center and Diabetes Treatment Center. Other services include pain management and biofeedback, ambulatory surgery, a speech and hearing clinic and the only Clinical Pastoral Education program in the Lowcountry. Roper CareAlliance - General Listings 316 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 724-2000 (843) 402-2273 HealthLine Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency CareAlliance Hospitals: Berkeley Day Hospital: 899-7700 Bons Secours St. Francis: 402-1000 Rehabilitation Hospital: 724-2800 Roper Hospital: 720-5755 For information concerning programs and support groups offered through CareAlliance HealthLine, dial 402-2273, M-F 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m..

Charleston Memorial Hospital (MUSC) 326 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 792-2300 Fax: (843) 577-2926 www.musc.edu/cmh Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Provides general hospital services including an emergency room and clinics. Provides to community, free of charge, a variety of seminars, workshops and special needs projects related to health issues and community needs through MUSC. Pastoral care, vocational rehabilitation and pharmacy available. With DSS, MIAP, Medicaid, and financial counseling available. Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (S.A.N.E.) on staff. Some service available in Spanish. Cross Health Center 1659 Old Highway 6 Cross, SC 29436 (843) 753-2334 Moncks Corner Medical Center Trident Health System 401 North Live Oak Dr., Hwy 17A Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843)761-8721 www.tridenthealthsystem.com Hours: M-F 8 a.m. -4:30pm ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Outpatient diagnostic center offering a variety of medical services. East Cooper Regional Medical Center 1200 Johnnie Dodds Blvd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 (843) 881-0100 Fax: (843) 881-4396 www.eastcoopermedctr.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Provides general hospital services including an emergency room. Periodic seminars on health topics open to public. Service available in Spanish.

Public Health Department (Berkeley County) 109 W. Main Street Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 723-0766 x4600 Fax: (843) 719-4656 Appt. Line 1-888-553-6844 Hours: M-F 8:30am -5:00pm ELG: Anyone in Berkeley County Fee: Refer to Agency Offers preventive health services in birth control (reproductive health), child and adult health. STD and HIV/AIDS testing, Women, Infants & Children (WIC), physicals, immunizations, pediatrician for primary care, diabetic training and care, and blood pressure screening provided. Also, environmental services in sanitation work, private water sources, rabies control and contaminated water supply. Service available in Spanish. Public Health Department/Goose Creek (Berkeley County) 106 Westview Blvd. Goose Creek, SC 29445 (843) 572-3313 (843) 723-3800 x40 Fax: (843) 572-6812 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. -4:30pm ELG: Any county resident. Must provide own transportation to the site. Fee: Refer to Agency Call first for appointment and information. Provides the WIC Nutrition Program and Immunization. Service available in Spanish. Medical Outreach Ministry (MOM Clinic) St. Paul's Episcopal Church 316 West Carolina Avenue Summerville, SC 29483 No phone appointments- walk-ins only (843) 261-1120 Fax: (843) 873-7787 Hours: Th 5:30 p.m. ELG: Those with limited income and no medical insurance or Medicaid. Fee: NONE Provides non-emergency medical care for those with limited income and no insurance or Medicaid. Medication assistance also available. Free medical clinic

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MUSC Children's Care - Moncks Corner 109 W. Main St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 719-4774 Fax: (843) 719-4846 www.musc.edu Hours: M-F 8:30-5 ELG: Children in the Moncks Corner area, newborn to 18 years of age Fee: Medicaid/care and sliding scale A medical health-care home program created especially for Medicaid-eligible children in a setting similar to a private practice. Includes sick visits, checkups, MINOR emergencies and preventive care. Services available in Spanish. MUSC Dental Clinic 29 B Street Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-2101 emergency & new admissions www.musc.edu (search for College of Dental Medicine) Hours: See description for hours ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Provides regular dental clinic and emergency dental clinic. May take some time to schedule regular dental appointment. Emergency dental work on a walk-in basis. Clinic opens at 9 a.m. and again at 1:00pm M-F at room 119 Basic Sciences Building: phone 792-2101. First-come, first-served. Nurse-Midwifery Services MUSC Family Medicine Center 295 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-3451 Appointments (843) 792-1788 Nurse Midwifery office Fax: (843) 792-1207 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Women needing health care for childbearing or gynecological needs. Infant and children, birth to 18 years. Fee: Refer to Agency Free pregnancy test, prenatal care including labor, delivery and postpartum management, annual physical, Pap smears, high school and college physicals, birth control/family planning (Norplant, birth control shot, birth control pills, Diaphragms, IUD's).

Treatment of STD's, immunizations, well-baby and child check-ups, sick child check-ups and treatment, counseling of children, counseling on behavior and coping issues, and referrals given to pediatric specialists in the community. Certification required for eligibility for family planning. Lab work on-site. Breastfeeding and lactation consultant services Roper Hospital CareAlliance Health Services 316 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 789-1751 (843) 402-CARE (402-2273) for info about services www.carealliance.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to agency A 453-bed acute care facility and regional referral center located in downtown Charleston, offering the latest technology and treatment at Roper Heart Center, Roper Cancer Center, Roper Neuroscience Center and through Women's, Infants' & Children's Services. Additional services include Orthopedic care and the Joint Replacement Center, Bloodless Medicine and Surgery program, SleepWake Disorders Center, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, ambulatory surgery and a 24-hour emergency room. Roper Berkeley Day Hospital CareAlliance Health Services 730 Stony Landing Rd. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 899-7700 Fax: (843) 899-7885 www.carealliance.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Offers 24-hour emergency services in Berkeley County as well as an outpatient surgery center. Emergency services include the Roper Heart Emergency Network and the Stroke Emergency Network. Diagnostic services, such as CT scans, medical laboratory services, radiology, mammography, bronchoscopy and cardiopulmonary services. Other services include physical, speech and occupational therapy and outpatient medication administration.

Summerville Medical Center Trident Health System 295 Midland Parkway Summerville, SC 29485 (843) 832-5000 (843) 832-5160 Emergency Room; Fax: (843) 832-5104 www.tridenthealthsystem.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency 100-bed hospital that offers a full range of medical/surgical services including labor and delivery, same day surgery, ICU, MRI, and 24-hour emergency room. Trident Medical Center Trident Health System 9330 Medical Plaza Dr. Charleston, SC 29406-9195 (843) 797-7000 (843) 797-8860 Emergency Room Fax: (843) 797-4035 www.tridenthealthsystem.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Provides a comprehensive integrated health-care system in the Lowcountry, which includes two hospitals, two homecare agencies, three diagnostic centers, a skilled nursing unit, a freestanding ambulatory surgery center, an extensive behavioral health program, a senior health center specializing in geriatric care, two occupational health facilities, a sports medicine facility, a cancer center, a sleep center, a speech and hearing center, and a full range of medical/surgical services.

SPECIAL NEEDS

Babynet Program (Tri-county) CRS/Baby Net 4050 Bridgeview Drive, Ste. 600 N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 792-4373 Fax: (843) 792-4695 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Families of children with developmental disabilities from birth3yrs Fee: NONE

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Early intervention program to provide help to parents with children who have disabilities and are developmentally delayed. Agency (this is the regional office) monitors parents and child throughout entire program. Service available in Spanish. Family Connections 4 Carriage Lane, Suite 406-B Charleston, SC 29407 Phone: 843-556-5010 DDSN 1301 Old Hwy 52 S Moncks Corner, SC 29461 843-761-0300 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

Appoints volunteers to act as special advocates for children involved in Family Court cases. Guardians investigate, oversee child's care and services, and represent the child in court in DSS cases. Service available in Spanish Lawyer Referral Service, SC 950 Taylor St. Columbia, SC 29202 1-800-868-2284 (803) 733-7100 www.scbar.org/public.asp Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: $25 consultation fee for 30 minutes. Referral to a lawyer who will see client for 30 minutes for a low fee. Further services and fees are subject to discussion and agreement between the attorney and the client. Probate Court (Berkeley County) 300-B California Ave. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 719-4520 (843) 719-4519 Fax: (843) 719-4527 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone wanting to initiate involuntary commitment procedures for someone. Fee: Refer to Agency Explains and initiates legal procedures for involuntary psychiatric commitments. Initiates procedures for involuntary commitment for substance abuse treatment, and tubercular cases. Appoints guardians and conservators for those persons who are incapacitated and incapable of handling his/her assets or making medical decisions. Services available in Spanish Public Defenders Corp. of Charleston County 101 Meeting Street, 5th Floor Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 958-1850 Fax: (843) 958-1860 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to agency, income eligibility requirements, must be referred Fee: Refer to Agency Criminal charges in Charleston County. Personally committed to providing the best legal assistance to persons with low income.

Will also make referrals for counseling. Magistrates must appoint public defender. Screening hours: Adults: Tu-Th 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.; age 16 and younger: Wed. 11:00am- 1 p.m.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous Tri-county Intergroup Office 3005 W. Montague Ave. Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 554-2998 (843) 723-9633 Hotline Fax: (843) 554-7835 www.charleston.net/org/aa/ Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Help for people with alcohol problems. Answering service will have an AA member return the call and arrange to meet with and take the caller to an AA meeting. Will give meeting time for a signer for the hearing impaired. Sale of AA literature. Provides an AA reading room. Center for Behavioral Health SC, Inc. 2301 Cosgrove Ave., Suite F N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 529-0700 Fax: (843) 529-1681 Hours: M-F 5 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Sa 6 a.m. - 8 a.m. ELG: Anyone 18 or older (or with parental consent) who has been addicted to heroin or opiate derivatives for over one year. Fee: $68 per week $15 per day Provides private out-patient treatment using methadone for opiate addicts. Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs (CDAP) MUSC Department of Psychiatry P.O. 250861, 67 President St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-5200 Intensive Outpatient (843) 792-9888 Inpatient Admission (843) 556-4744 Outpatient Counseling Fax: (843) 792-5750 Hours: See program description. ELG: Anyone Fee: Insurance, Medicaid/care

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Family Court (Berkeley County) P.O. Box 219 Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 723-3800 (843) 567-3311 St. Stephens (843) 719-4500 Fax: (843) 719-4509 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: Refer to Agency Original and exclusive jurisdiction in all matters pertaining to children under 17 years old where the child is dealt with as a delinquent. Must have attorney and must go through the Department of Juvenile Justice. Hears divorce, custody, support, adoption and domestic abuse (restraining order) cases Guardian Ad Litem Program, Governors Office (Berk.) 111 Pine Street Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 719-4953 (843) 723-3800 x4953 (843) 719-4954 Fax: (843) 719-4955 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Children involved in DSS cases Fee: NONE

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Substance abuse/dual diagnosis treatment center. Services include: diagnostic assessment, inpatient and outpatient detoxification and treatment, medical detox and rehab, acupuncture, day treatment, intensive outpatient treatment, adolescent dual diagnosis program. In-patient -- 24 hours a day. Intensive outpatient, evening groups. Intensive out patient: M, Tu, Th, F, 11:00am2 p.m. plus individual counseling, medication management. Outpatient appointments are variable throughout the week. For CDAP research opportunities, call 792-2727 and speak with Kenna or Sarah. Active suicidality is NOT a prerequisite for clinical treatment Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Drive Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 722-0100, helpline Fax: (843) 958-3313 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Women ages 17+ and a maximum of 2 children, birth to 8 years of age from the Tricounty area Homeless Women Fee: Refer to Agency. An intervention program for women with serious alcohol and drug problems. Provides transitional housing to women in need of a safe recovery environment while undergoing intensive treatment on site. Services include group therapy, individual counseling, family counseling, therapeutic child care, plus education, health, life skills and vocational training and awareness. Contact Lola King at (843) 958-3548 for intake information. Kennedy Center (Berkeley County) 306 Airport Dr. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 797-7871 Goose Creek (843) 577-9181 Charleston (843) 761-8272 Moncks Corner Fax: (843) 719-3025 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. 5 p.m. ELG: Substance abuse and related problems, mainly serves Berkeley County Fee: Refer to Agency Individual, marital and group counseling on drug/alcohol related problems. Deals with the court system through the Alcohol Safety Program (ADSAP) for DUI offenders.

Main Office in Moncks Corner at 306 Airport Drive, Monck's Corner, SC 29461. (843) 761-8272. Interpreter can be made available Narcotics Anonymous (NA) P.O. Box 60877 Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 852-3001 Helpline (843) 720-8031 (843) 875-1130 Electronic Meeting List 1-800-922-6587 http://www.crna.org Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone with drug-related problems Fee: NONE Anonymous support group for drug abusers. Refer to agency for meeting times and locations. Uses the 12-step approach to addictions.

A support group for individuals who have experienced domestic violence or sexual assault. Meets every Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. Call Sue Warren (843) 8844176, ext. 541 for meeting location DSS (Berkeley County) Child Protective Services 2 Belt Dr. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 761-8044 (843) 719-1158 Intake for CPS or APS; (843) 719-1050 Intake for CPS or APS (24-hour) Fax: (843) 761-2779 www.state.sc.us/dss/ Hours: Office hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; after hours call Berk.County Sheriff, (843) 761-9000 ELG: Anyone in Berkeley County Fee: NONE Takes report of child abuse and neglect. Caseworkers will investigate abuse and neglect reports from all parties (relative, neighbor, etc.) Reports are kept absolutely confidential. AFTER HOURS CALL SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT 761-9000 Service available in Spanish. Family Violence Treatment Center 3175 West Montague Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 745-9111 Fax: (843) 225-9311 Hours: Call for information ELG: Residents of the Tri-county area Fee: Refer to Agency Provides specialized psychotherapeutic services for perpetrators of physical, sexual and emotional abuse through nationally trained professionals and certified programs. Has programs set up to address anger management, domestic violence and sexual abuse. My Sister's House, Inc. P.O. Box 71171 N. Charleston, SC 29415 (843) 744-3242 Crisis 1-800-273-HOPE Toll-free (843) 747-4069 Admin Fax: (843) 747-6592 www.charleston.net/org/mysister Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Battered women and their children in Tri-county area; woman must call herself to assess eligibility for intake. Fee: NONE

TRANSPORTATION

BCD - Rural Transportation Management Association 305 Heatley St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 899-4096 1-800-966-6631 Fax: (843) 899-6553 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Tri-county residents Fee: Call for information Provides affordable Rural transportation through the Tri-county area Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Domestic Violence Support Group (Mt. Pleasant) Mt. Pleasant Police Department 100 Anne Edwards Ln. Mt. Pleasant , SC 29464 (843) 884-4176 ext. 541 (843) 884-HELP (4357) Fax: (843) 881-8480 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE

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24-hour telephone crisis counseling. Temporary safe shelter from domestic violence for victims and their children. Additional services provided based on client's needs. Support Groups for battered women offered at several different locations. Services available in Spanish. People Against Rape (PAR) 2154 North Center Street, Ste 302-C N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 745-0144 1-800-241-7273 (24 hours) Fax: (843) 745-0119 www.peopleagainstrape.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Victims and anyone concerned about rape, past or present Fee: NONE PAR is the rape crisis center for the Tri-county. Crisis counseling, advocacy, Information & Referral for recent and past victims of sexual assault and sexual abuse. Provides same services for family members and friends of rape victims. Staffs a 24-hr crisis line and accompanies victims to a local hospital for medical exam. PAR offers confidential support groups for rape survivors and adult survivors of childhood sexual assault. PAR educates the community about sexual assault by speaking to community organizations and local schools. Service available in limited Spanish.

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region III Orangeburg DSS Office 2570 St. Mathews Rd Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 531-3101

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

The Edisto United Way 1255 Blvd St. St. Matthews, SC 29116 (803) 531-9990, 803-247-0002

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Childbirth Education Classes Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Ave., Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 533-7185 Orangeburg-Calhoun Tech 3250 St. Matthews Road, NE Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 536-0311 1-800-813-6519

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 P.O. Box 1270 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 898-9282 Orangeburg/Calhoun/ Allendale/ Bamberg (OCAB) Community Action Agency, Inc. 1822 Joe Jeffords Hwy Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-1027

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Ave NW Aiken, SC 29801 803-649-9890 Allendale Pregnancy Care Center PO Box 542 Allendale SC 29810 803 584-1584

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1661 Joe Jeffords Hwy Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 534-4939 Bamberg, Calhoun and Orangeburg counties provide resources for disabled only

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

St. Matthews Head Start Center Guinyard Middle School Park Street St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-3588

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Calhoun County Public Health Dept 2837 Old Belleville Road St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 531-3032 (803) 874-2037 Family Health Centers, Inc. St. Matthews Family Health Center 558 Chestnut Street St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-2006

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Orangeburg Area Mental Health Center 2319 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 536-1571

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FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 2831 Old Belleville Rd St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-3384 DHHS 2831 Old Belleville Road St. Matthews, South Carolina 29135 (803) 874-3384 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Calhoun County Public Health Center 2837 Milligan Street St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 531-3032 (803) 874-2037 Compassion In Action 1842 Joe S. Jeffords Hwy. P.O. Box 2575 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 534-6060 Serves Orangeburg, Bamberg, and Calhoun Counties. We offer food, clothing, household items such as bedding, furniture, and some large appliances for families in need; also provide life skills training such as budgeting, parenting and anger management, as well as biblical studies. Social Security Administration 1391 Middleton Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 1-866-716-8602 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Family Health Centers, Inc. 3310 Magnolia, NE P.O. Box 1806 Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 531-6900 Community Medical Center 10278 Old #6 Hwy Vance, SC 29163 (803) 492-3031 St. Matthews Family Health Center 558 Chestnut Street St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-2006 Northfield Medical Center 7061 Norway Road Neeses, SC 29107 (803) 263-4086 St. George Medical Center 401 Ridge Street St. George, SC 29477 (843) 563-5315 Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg and Calhoun counties (TRMC) 3000 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-2200 Calhoun County Council on Aging 200 Milligan Circle St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-1270 Calhoun County Public Health Dept 2837 Old Belleville Road St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-2037 Childbirth Education Classes Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue P.O. Box 1126 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 533-7185

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. P.O. Box 1126 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 536-9060 1-800-868-0404 BabyNet Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. P.O. Box 1126 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 533-7139 Calhoun Board of Disabilities and Special Needs Rte 4 Box 79-B St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-2664 Family Connection-Columbia 2712 Middleburg Drive Suite 103B Columbia, SC 29204 Phone: (803) 252-0914 Toll Free: 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Palmetto Legal Services (803) 359-4154

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Tri-County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Project Transitions P.O. Box 322 St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 655-7963 Dawn Center

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255

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Non-Medicaid Transportation Santee- Wateree RTA (803) 775-9347 extensions: 127, 126, 138 Transportation Management Services Industry (TMSI) (803) 531-1302

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 2831 Old Belleville Rd St. Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-3384 CASA/Family Systems P.O. Box 1568 Orangeburg, SC 29116 1-800-298-7228 (803) 534-2272 (803) 531-6211

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Alpha Pregnancy Center 345 Farmington Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 875-5623 Hours: 24 hours a day; Hotline after 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides free pregnancy testing, education on pregnancy and alternatives to abortion, and childbirth classes. Assists mother and baby with clothing, housing and furnishings. Offers classes on singleparenting and breastfeeding. Counseling and referral for adoption, foster care, medical care and legal assistance. Catholic Charities - Support Services The Diocese of Charleston 1662 Ingram Rd. Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 402-9115 x15 Fax: (843) 402-9071 www.catholic-doc.org/catholiccharities Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Do not have to be Catholic to receive services Fee: NONE Pregnancy support services including adoption. Collaborates with Birthright. Group Respite Program offering adult day care for people with memory loss or Alzheimer's age 55 and older at St. Thomas in N. Charleston on Tu, W and Th. Counseling services in Spanish and English for the individual, couple or family by dialing x17.

South Carolina Adoption Services Region III 3346 Rivers Ave., Suite F N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1518 Fax: (843) 953-6145 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: SC residency for adoptive parents Fee: Refer to Agency Statewide adoption services provided to children, birth parents, adoptive parents and adoptees. Limited financial assistance available to birth parents. Service available in Spanish

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Day Care Program 3346 Rivers Avenue, Room 131 North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 740-0620 Charleston County Human Services Early Head Start 1068 King Street Charleston, SC, 29403 (843) 973-3313 Adams Run Head Start Center 5166 Highway 74 Hollywood, SC 29449 (843) 889-6076 Discovery School EHS 1910 McMillan Avenue North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 860-0761 James Island Head Start Center I 1391 Ft. Johnson Road Charleston, SC, 29412 (843) 795-0025 James Island Head Start Center II 726 Folly Road Charleston, SC, 29412 (843) 795-0009 Johns Island Center 2389 Bohicket Road Johns Island, SC 29455 (843) 559-9879 Lincolnville Head Start 141 West Broad Street Lincolnville, SC 29485 (843) 873-3365

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Department of Social Services P.O. Box 1469 Columbia, SC 29202-1469 1-800-768-5858, (803) 898-9210 www.state.sc.us/dss/csed Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone who has dependent children under 18 years old Fee: Refer to Agency Helps locate a parent who has abandoned a child, whether that person has or has not provided financial support. Helps track down the parent, who is then made legally responsible for ongoing support. Will also establish paternity of child. Service available in Spanish. Region III Child Support Enforcement 3346 Rivers Avenue, Ste. E North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9700 FAXx: (843) 953-9155

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Magic Kingdom EHS 2005 Stokes Avenue North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 860-4991 NAD Road EHS 2145 Nad Road North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 860-6985 Naval Base EHS/HS Center 2415 Avenue F N. Charleston, SC, 29405 (843) 744-5516 New Israel Head Start Center 88 Simons Street Charleston, SC, 29403 (843) 577-6557 Rising Star Head Start Center 8900 Highway 17 North McClellanville, SC 29458 (843) 887-5053 Rural Mission Head Start Center 1139 Main Road Johns Island, SC 29455 (843) 559-5955 Salt Pointe Head Start Center 4008 Salt Pointe Parkway North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 991-1160 St. Luke Head Start Center 7113 Hwy. 162 Hollywood, SC 29449 (843) 889-3825 Thomas L Myers II Head Start 529 Meeting St. Charleston, SC, 29403 (843) 720-0824 West Ashley Head Start Center 1401 Ashley River Rd Charleston, SC, 29407 (843) 571-2424 First Steps 6296 Rivers Avenue, Suite 308 N.Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 745-0237

COUNSELING AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Air Force Family Support Center 628 MSS/FSFR 104 E. Simpson St., Bldg. #500 Charleston AFB, SC 29404-4924 (843) 963-4406 Fax: (843) 963-5781 Info to: amanda.ambrose@charleston. af.mil Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Service members, retirees, families of deceased military retirees, DOD civilian employees and their family members. Military Active Duty members are also welcome with Military ID. Fee: NONE Provides family life education, transition assistance, relocation information, financial and employment counseling, non-interest loans for emergency living, food, some medical and dental care. Also provides educational loans. Resources for assistance available. Information and referrals. Alston Wilkes Society 117 S. Main St. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 821-5000 Fax: (843) 851-4152 www.alstonwilkessociety.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Offenders, ex-offenders, and families Fee: NONE Offers counseling and assistance to any criminal offenders who have been incarcerated and their families in the areas of emergency needs and job placement. Alternatives Life Improvement Center, Inc. 2114 Cosgrove Avenue N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 767-4477 Fax: (843) 767-8101 Hours: M-Th 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. F 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. ELG: Adults in the Tri-county ages 17 and up

Fee: Refer to Agency "Alternatives" offers general counseling services with specific programs focusing on substance abuse treatment, intervention and relapse prevention; criminal domestic violence (perpetrators and victims); and individual or group anger management programs. Anxiety Research MUSC - Dept. of Psychopharmacology 6900 Core Road Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 740-1592, (843) 792-2300 Fax: (843) 792-6889 www.musc.edu Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to agency Fee: NONE Ongoing research and various treatments of anxiety disorders. Information and referral about anxiety available. Service available in Spanish. Assessment/Mobile Crisis Chas/Dorch Mental Health Ctr 2100 Charlie Hall Blvd. Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 414-2350 1-800-613-8379 Hours: M-F 8-5, Mobile Team 24 hours a day ELG: Charleston and Dorchester County residents - CRISIS INTERVENTION ONLY Fee: NONE Assessment, treatment and referral for anyone experiencing psychiatric emergencies or at risk for suicide. Serves Charleston County only. Mobile Crisis will respond WITH POLICE if a weapon of any kind is involved. Always send the police if there is a weapon involved. Behavioral Medicine Unit Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr. Charleston, SC 29414-0001 (843) 402-1300 Fax: (843) 402-1308 www.carealliance.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Ages 18 and older Fee: Refer to Agency A locked medical, psychiatric unit providing inpatient treatment for adults experiencing medical as well as behavioral problems.

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BHL Call Center - Augusta, GA Behavioral Health Link 1-800-766-6041 (706) 826-1802 Fax: (706) 826-1525 www.behavioralhealthlink.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Information and referral. Crisis line. Associated with Integrated Health Resources Behavioral Health Link. Indigent funding for Region XII. Mental health and substance abuse are the focus of this service. Serves 140 languages. CAF Services (Children, Adolescents and Families) Mental Health Center, Chas./Dorch. 2100 Charlie Hall Boulevard Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 852-4100 (843) 414-2350 (Emergency/Intake) Hours: M 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.; T-Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 7-18. If under age 16, must have parental consent Fee: Sliding scale Division of Charleston/Dorchester Community Mental Health Center. Family, group and individual therapy for children and adolescents. Works with schools and other social service agencies. Carolina Youth Development Center 5055 Lackawanna Blvd. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 266-5213 Fax: (843) 266-5201 www.cydc.org Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Call for information Fee: Refer to Agency Includes Oak Grove Residential Treatment Center, Horizon House, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Charleston Emergency Shelter, Callen-Lacey Children's Emergency Shelter in Berkeley County, and Independent Living therapeutic client assistance. See individual program listings for more information. Center for Women 129 Cannon Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 763-7333 Fax: (843) 763-3441 www.c4women.org

Hours: M-Th 9 a.m. 5 p.m. F 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. ELG: Women Fee: NONE (Donations accepted) Services are offered free of charge and include hosting support groups; offering individual peer counseling; providing referral and support information in person, over the phone, through email, and through our website; and education outreach programs for the community. Counseling services available on a sliding fee scale. Call for more information. Changing Families 710 Gamecock Avenue, Suite 202 Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 224-1782 www.changingfamilies.net Hours: By Appointment. Call for information ELG: Anyone in the Tri-county Fee: Varying including sliding scale; call for information Services available include counseling, support groups and parenting classes. Individual, group and family counseling concerning divorce recovery, single parent issues, parenting difficulties, step parent challenges and help for troubled marriages. Parenting classes available for single and divorcing parents to help them through the challenges of this time. "Back in Control" classes offered for struggling parents of adolescents. Individual and group counseling as well as workshops and seminars for divorce recovery, single parent issues, parenting difficulties and step-parent challenges. Support group meetings also available. Charleston Southern Univ. Counseling Services P.O. Box 118087 Charleston, SC 29423-8087 (843) 863-7212 (843) 863-8010 Counseling Fax: (843) 863-7197 www.csuniv.edu Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Chas. Southern University students, faculty and staff Fee: NONE Academic, career, social and personal counseling.

Mental Health Center 701 E Bay St Charleston, SC 29403-5079 (843) 727-2300 main number (843) 727-7000 or (843) 727-2000 Department of Mental Health Services Covenant Care & Counseling of SC 1851 Dawson Branch Road Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 851-1806 1-800-203-6053 Fax: (843) 821-7050 Hours: Call for information ELG: Anyone Fee: Adjustable fee scale; insurance. Assists individuals, couples, families and groups. Also counsels for alcohol or drugrelated problems. New Life/Sojourner Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 958-3428 Fax: (843) 958-3487 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Nonviolent, psychiatric patients 18 years of age or older Fee: Refer to Agency Provides an alternative to hospital admission with early crisis intervention and a goal of preventing rehospitalization. Center has an 8-bed residential facility with a parallel 6 person day-treatment component. Voluntary admission only. Father to Father Project St. Peters AME Church 4731 Mixon Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 744-2126 office Fax: (843) 744-2471 www.fathertofatherproject.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Fathers over the age of 18 living in the Charleston area Fee: NONE A group for fathers wanting a closer and more meaningful relationship with their children. This program offers free legal information, counseling, parenting skills training and spiritual education. A job placement component is also now available.

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Hotline, Inc. / 211 P.O. Box 71583 N. Charleston, SC 29415-1583 (843) 744-4357 1-800-922-2283 Fax: (843) 744-4377 www.awod.com/hotline Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE General counseling and crisis intervention (on any issue) over the telephone with trained volunteers. Information and referral to over 900 agencies and/or services in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Support Group for Suicide Survivors offered. Volunteer training held three times a year. Please call for more information. Impact Children's Day Treatment Program MUSC Department of Psychiatry 3870 Leeds Ave. Suite 110 N Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 740-6130 Fax: (843) 740-6131 www.musc.edu/psychiatry Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Children ages 3 to 6 w/emotional or behavioral difficulties who have not entered the first grade Fee: Refer to Agency Partial hospitalization program that treats preschool children between the ages of 3 and 6 who exhibit serious emotional or behavioral difficulties. Provides each patient with a combination of individual therapy, small group therapy and family therapy. Children live at home and come in for treatment an average of 5 hours per day, five days per week, with the average treatment period lasting 12 weeks. Requires weekly participation from patient's family (4hrs). Assistance with transportation within a reasonable commuting distance available. Childrens Day Treatment Ladson 3495 Iron Horse Dr. Ladson, SC 29456 (843) 875-8510 Fax: (843) 875-8523 Life Management Center, Inc. 628 St. Andrews Blvd Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 852-5705 Fax: (843) 852-5702 www.lifemanagement.org

Hours: See description for hours. ELG: Children and adults with ADD/ ADHD and their families Fee: Refer to Agency Provides coaching, tutoring, counseling and referrals for children and adults with ADD/ADHD and learning disabilities. HOURS: M-Th during the school year 9 a.m. -7 p.m.; Fri and summer 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tutoring: M-F 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Charleston Counseling Center 114 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 805-8001 Fax: (843) 766-3351 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Offers individual, couples and family counseling to children, adolescents and adults. Services available to all people regardless of religious affiliation. Psychologist, professional counselors, marital and family therapists and social workers with 10+ years experience and licensed in SC on staff. Mental Health Center, Charleston Co Charleston/Dorchester MHC 2100 Charlie Hall Blvd. Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 414-2350 adult intake and Mobile Crisis (24-hour); (843) 852-4100 adult counseling and case mgt (843) 740-6136 child and adolescent; 1-800-613-8379 or 1-800-647-2066 Fax: (843) 573-2393 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Charleston County; refer to agency Fee: Refer to Agency Diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders. The Mental Health Center is the primary public mental health facility in Charleston and Dorchester (see "Mental Health Center, Dorchester County") counties. Programs include individual and group counseling for adults, children and adolescents as well as intensive supportive services for adults with mental illness. A residential crisis stabilization center for adults and the Mobile Crisis program are available to citizens of both counties. Child and Adolescent location: 3601C Meeting Street Rd., N. Chas.

MUSC Institute of Psychiatry 67 President St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-9888 (843) 792-2300 after 5:30 p.m. Fax: (843) 792-5503 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Continuum of mental health and care services available across all diagnoses in psychiatry, and for all ages, includes: inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, group and family therapy and regular outpatient. Specialty programs in Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse and GeroPsychiatry, MPD, ADHD, BPAD, psychosis, neuropsychiatry, sleep disorders, anxiety disorders, weight management and OCD. Electroconvulsive therapy is available. Interpreters on-call. MUSC Medical Center for Clinical Effectiveness Outcome Management P.O. Box 250347 Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-9535 Fax: (843) 792-5903 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: MUSC inpatient only Fee: Refer to Agency Problem-solving through counseling and emotional support, information/ referral and coordination of community resources and discharge planning. Clarifies medical issues and provides related educational and support services. Located in Room 248, North Tower. Services available in Spanish.

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Palmetto Lowcountry Behavioral Health 2777 Speissegger Dr. (formerly Charter Charleston) N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-5830 1-877-947-3223 Fax: (843) 745-5177 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: All ages Fee: Refer to Agency- No Medicaid Provides inpatient, outpatient, intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization for those needing psychiatric help. Residential care for those with longterm needs. Offers programs for all ages and assessment is free. Private, inpatient and outpatient facility for treatment of alcohol and drug dependencies. Does NOT accept Medicaid. Chas/Dorch Mental Health Center 2100 Charlie Hall Blvd. Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 852-4100, ext. 210 Fax: (843) 572-2393 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. 24 Hour Crisis Line ELG: Clients of Charleston/Dorchester Mental Health Center Fee: NONE A program of Charleston/Dorchester Mental Health Center. A rural activities program for persons suffering from serious mental illness. It brings service to the rural areas in order to accommodate those individuals unable to access programs in the urban areas. TeenLine P.O. Box 63305 N. Charleston, SC 29415-1583 (843) 747-TEEN (8336) 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Fax: (843) 566-7193 www.charlestonteenline.org Hours: M-F 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. ELG: Middle and high school students Fee: NONE Trained teens provide general, confidential phone counseling, listening support and crisis intervention on any issue. Information and referral for services in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Volunteer training held three times a year. Please call for more information.

Charleston /Dorchester Community Mental Health Center 1811 Paulette St. Johns Island, SC 29455 (843) 559-8893 (843) 740-6136 Fax: (843) 740-6141 Hours: Call for information ELG: See description Fee: Medicaid Collaboration of Children's Services of the Charleston Dorchester Community Mental Health Center and of Charleston Center. Serves families with children age 18 and under who are at risk for developmental delays, emotional and behavioral problems and child abuse and neglect. Factors contributing to child risk may include parental substance abuse, mental health problems and domestic violence. Home-based counseling services are provided. Serves residents of Johns, Wadmalaw, Kiawah or Seabrook Island. May be able to serve children ages 7 and under in other areas of Charleston county depending on availability of staff.

Lowcountry Crisis Pregnancy Center 7481 Northside Drive North Charleston, SC 29420 (843) 553-3528 (843) 553-3505 Fax: (843) 863-0462 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., evenings by appt. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Free pregnancy tests, alternatives to abortion, crisis pregnancy counseling, free maternity and infant clothing, emergency diapers/formula, and postabortive (PACE) women, full on-site Seasons prenatal care, Medicaid application assistance. Abstinence counseling. Christian ministry. Lowcountry Crisis Pregnancy Center 752-A St. Andrews Blvd. Charleston, SC 29407 843-225-3010 Hours: MTTH 12 NOON - 8 P.M., FRI 12-4 Birthright of Charleston 746-B St. Andrews Blvd. Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 556-4403 1-800-550-4900 (24 hrs.) Fax: (843) 922-2283 Hours: Call for hours and special appts. For immediate help, Birthrite 24-hour line. ELG: Pregnant and possibly pregnant girls and women and their families in the Tricounty area Fee: NONE Confidential emergency pregnancy advice and services for women wishing to carry their pregnancy to term. Information concerning adoption or parenting. Offers pregnancy tests, information, referral to community agencies, and baby and maternity clothes. Will not refer for pregnancy termination. Florence Crittenton Programs 19 Saint Margaret St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526 Fax: (843) 577-0770 www.florencecrittentonsc.org

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

See hospitals under Health Care

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Alpha Pregnancy Center 345 Farmington Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 875-5623 Hours: M-Th 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Fri. 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Hotline after 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Anti-abortion organization that offers free pregnancy testing, education on pregnancy and adoption, and childbirth classes. Assists mother and baby with clothing, housing and furnishings. Offers classes on singleparenting and breastfeeding. Counseling and referral for adoption, foster care, medical care and legal assistance.

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Hours: 24 Hours a day Fees charged: Refer to Agency Eligibility requirements: Unmarried pregnant teens and young women in need of comprehensive residential services. Specializes in Prevention & Treatment of Teen Pregnancy across South Carolina. Residential care for currently pregnant young women or young women/teens at-risk. GED Info/Instruction; Maternity Homes; Pregnancy Programs; Prenatal Care/ Education; Residential Facility

Fee: NONE Provides breastfeeding information, help and support for pregnant and breastfeeding women. Breastfeeding peer counseling available for women using WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program. Written material in Spanish. Family Assistance Management Services 632 Dupont Rd. Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 766-1133 Fax: (843) 763-9595 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: Refer to Agency Nonprofit organization providing money management, computer education programs, individual and family budgeting counseling. Referrals for support groups dealing with: codependency, women who love too much, depression, divorce adjustments and effective parenting. Trident Technical College 7000 Rivers Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29423-8067 (843) 574-9240 Berkeley Campus - Highway 17-A Palmer Campus - 66 Columbus St. www.trident.tec.sc.us Educational Opportunity Center (Trident Tech.) 66 Columbus St. Charleston, SC 29423-8067 (843) 722-5509 (843) 574-6132 (843) 899-8020 (843) 574-6291 Fax: (843) 722-5551 www.tridenttech.edu/eoc Hours: M-Th 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone 19 years and older Fee: NONE EOC Education Specialists offer assistance and information to help adults enroll in a college of their choice; comprehensive career counseling; assistance with financial aid; admissions applications; and GED counseling and referral.

Parenting and Family Literacy 75 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 937-6424 GED, diploma and basic skills classes other sites ­ this is the main number

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Employment Security Commission, SC (Charleston) 176 Lockwood Drive Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 953-8400 Fax: (843) 953-8435 (843) 574-1800 North Chas. office Fax: (843) 574-1842 www.sces.org/ Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides job placement, job development services, testing, counseling services and unemployment insurance. Recruits, screens and refers applicants to employers in the area. Special services for veterans. Job Corps program. Seasonal youth programs for students. Resource Center for job search, internet jobseeking, career exploration and resume preparation. There is a North Charleston office at 1930 Hanahan Rd. Phone: (843) 574-1800. Services available in Spanish. Goodwill Industries 2150 Eagle Drive N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 566-0072 Fax: (843) 566-0062 www.palmettogoodwill.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Handicapped persons over age 18 Fee: NONE Employment for people with barriers to employment. Clothing, furniture and household items sold at a reasonable price to the general public. Fee-based computer training; free job-search assistance, resume preparation and career counseling.

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Charleston Women's Medical Center 1-800-358-4075 www.charlestonwomensmedicalcenter. com Fee: Varies, based on service provided. Licensed medical clinic offering pregnancy termination and health care services for women.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Breastfeeding Class CareAlliance 316 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 402-CARE (2273) 1-800-868-4916 Fax: (843) 402-1769 www.carealliance.com Hours: Call for information ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Offers support and education to mothers and mothers-to-be who are or would like to breast feed. Husbands and partners are welcome. Classes offered at St. Francis and Roper hospitals. Please call first to register. Trident Health District Breastfeeding Program 2070 Northbrook Blvd., Suite A-20 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 670-6349 or (843) 953-4302 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Women needing information on breastfeeding

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Job Corps 176 Lockwood Blvd. Charleston, SC 29402 (843) 574-1805 Fax: (843) 792-4005 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Persons 16-24 years old who are economically disadvantaged Fee: NONE Provides tuition-free education and vocational training to persons 16-24 years old. Job Lines Charleston County (843) 958-4719 City of Charleston (843) 720-3907 City of N. Charleston (843) 740-2629 MUSC Dial-a-Job (843) 792-7180 Santee Cooper (843) 761-8000 Job Service (Moncks Corner) SC Employment Security Commission 107 East Main Street Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 722-2082 (843) 761-4400 Fax: (843) 761-1768 www.sces.org Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 16 years and up Fee: NONE Provides job placement, job development services, testing and counseling services. Recruits, screens and refers applicants to training programs in the area. Special services for veterans provided, including unemployment insurance. Job Service of Summerville P.O. Box 1868 Summerville, SC 29484 (843) 821-0695 Fax: (843) 871-1446 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 16 & up (unless company policy is 14 & up) Fee: NONE Provides job placement, job development services, testing and counseling services. Recruits, screens and refers applicants to training programs in the area. Special services for veterans offered. Services available in Spanish.

Trident One-Stop Career Center 1930 Hanahan Rd., Suite 2 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 574-1800 1-888-226-1606 Fax: (843) 574-1808 www.toscc.org Hours: M-F 7:30 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Services to bring employment, employment training, community education, business training, and human services agencies under one roof. Houses such agencies as the SC Employment Security Commission, Charleston County Employment Administration, Trident Tech College office, Goodwill Industries, Charleston County Human Services Commission, Charleston/Berkeley County School Districts Adult and Continuing Education, Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Job Corps, CARTA Bus Pass, Chas. and Berk. DSS, Telemon Corp. and SC Vocational Rehabilitation. Services available in Spanish. Also disability access. 1-800-735-2905 (TDD) Trident Workforce Investment Board 4045 Bridgeview Dr. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 202-6960 Fax: (843) 202-6961 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone; some screening required Fee: Refer to agency Provides skill training and on-thejob training. Matches aptitude with employment in the community and helps individuals find employment. Aptitude, IQ and academic tests given. Vocational Rehabilitation (Charleston County) 4360 Dorchester Rd. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 740-1600 Chas area office assessments at this # (843) 884-4531 Mt. Pleasant office Fax: (843) 740-1605 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Must have physical or mental condition which is a direct handicap to employment Fee: NONE

Diagnostic work-ups, vocational assessment and counseling. Assistance with physical restoration, training and job placement. Mission to enable eligible people with disabilities to prepare for, achieve and maintain competitive employment.

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Nurse-Midwifery Services MUSC Family Medicine Center 295 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-3451 Appointments (843) 792-1788 Nurse Midwifery office Fax: (843) 792-1207 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Women needing health care for childbearing or gynecological needs. Infant and children, birth to 18 years. Fee: Refer to Agency Free pregnancy test, prenatal care including labor, delivery and postpartum management, annual physical, Pap smears, high school and college physicals, birth control/family planning (Norplant, birth control shot, birth control pills, Diaphragms, IUD's). Treatment of STD's, immunizations, well-baby and child check-ups, sick child check-ups and treatment, counseling of children, counseling on behavior and coping issues, and referrals given to pediatric specialists in the community. Certification required for eligibility for family planning. Lab work on-site. Breastfeeding and lactation consultant services. Ambulatory Women's Health Services (MUSC) McCleannan Bank's Ambulatory Center P.O. Box 250214, 326 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-5300 Fax: (843) 792-0628 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Complete OB/GYN services. Family planning clinic. NOTE: See Health Care Section for Public Health Departments. All public health departments provide birth control services

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FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Charleston County Human Services Commission 1069 King St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 724-6760 See each program listing for services Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Charleston County residents living in the city who meet poverty guidelines Fee: NONE This community action agency assists clients in the areas of adult education, job training, housing, transportation and emergency financial assistance through various self-sufficiency programs. Call individual programs for services (See each separate listing): · Homeowners Preservation · Outreach Services · Project Pride · Rural Transportation · Weatherization Consumer Credit Counseling Family Services 4925 Lacross Rd., Suite 215 Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 744-1348 Fax: (843) 744-2886 www.familyserviceschassc.com Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Consumer Credit Counseling offers financial counseling, budget counseling, credit analysis and counseling and debt management programs designed to assist those who are no longer able to manage their credit card debt. Will make arrangements with creditors for payment plan that will meet obligations to family and creditors. CCS also offers First-Time Homebuyers seminars and mortgage counseling. Service available in Spanish. Charleston County Dept of Social Services 3346 Rivers Avenue N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 792-0444 (843) 740-5900 Medicaid (843) 953-9400 DSS/FS (843) 953-9420 Child Protective Services

Charleston County DHHS Post Office Box 13748 326 Calhoun Street Charleston, South Carolina 29401 (843) 740-5900 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Charleston County Housing Authority (843) 722-1942 N. Charleston Housing Authority (843) 747-1793 (843) 723-4491 Tri County Family Ministries Lutheran Social Services Center 3349 Rivers Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-1788 Fax: (843) 747-3055 Hours: MWF 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (food and clothing) ELG: Anyone, must provide own transportation to the center Fee: NONE Helps with food and clothing for those in need. (Need SS# of all household members.) Hot lunch served Mon, Wed and Fri. Counseling offered when available. Referral information also available. Programs include · Healing Hands Ministry - indigent drug program that refers to various clinics and occasionally helps with medication if prescription is already written. No doctor on premises. Wed. only 9-1 · Homebound Food Service - for the indigent and elderly. Nehemiah Ministries 2117 Commander Rd N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 566-1691 On-call 24hrs/day (843) 813-0640 Night-time emergency Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ELG: Women in need of temp. housing or assistance Fee: Refer to Agency

Christian-based program assisting women and children in need with temporary housing, employment and school. No time limit as long as they are working towards independence. Palmetto House 107 Elks Lodge Lane Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 486-0861 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Open to the homeless Fee: NONE Provides temporary shelter, showers, washers and dryers. Offers counseling and referral assistance. Serves meals daily Crisis Ministries 573 Meeting Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 723-9477 www.infocharlestonhomeless.org Salvation Army 4248 Dorchester Rd. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-5271 Fax: (843) 747-8470 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - noon , 1:00pm- 4 p.m. ELG: Referrals for emergencies only Fee: NONE Assistance for utilities, rent, food, clothing, and disaster relief. Conducts programs for youths and adults including a summer camp, religious services and counseling. Shelter for men. Very limited assistance with medication. Service available in Spanish. Worship and Service Center in West Ashley: (843) 763-9881. Salvation Army Halfway House 4248 Dorchester Rd. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-5271 Fax: (843) 747-8470 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: For male alcoholics if they are sober Fee: NONE Provides place to stay for nonusing substance abusers. Provides counseling and work program to develop suitable job skills. Service available in Spanish.

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Stork's Nest (Lowcountry March of Dimes) McClennan Banks at MUSC 1064 Gardner Rd. Ste 314 Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-1776 www.marchofdimes.com Hours: Call for information ELG: Women in 1st trimester of pregnancy Fee: NONE Incentive and educational program designed to increase the number of women receiving early and regular prenatal care so that their babies have a head start on a healthy life. Women may receive free gifts such as diapers, baby clothing, bedding, breastfeeding supplies, bottles, and layettes by maintaining good standing and by participating in the program. Housing Counseling Program (Trident United Way) 6296 Rivers Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 740-9000 Fax: (843) 566-7193 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides advice and assistance to housing consumers. HUD-approved housing counselor available. Affordable housing, fair housing complex and reverse mortgage program. Charleston Trident Urban League, Inc. 476 E. Meeting Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 965-4037 Fax: (843) 965-4039 www.ctul.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to agency Fee: Membership The Trident Urban League is a private, nonprofit, community-based social service agency. The mission of the Urban League is to equalize life chances for all people. The League accomplishes its goal through directservice delivery programs in housing, economic development, employment, youth services and mentor programs. Service available in Spanish.

Social Security Administration 1463 Tobias Gadson Blvd. Charleston, SC 29407 1-866-495-0111 1-800-772-1213 Toll free Women's Shelter 3425 N. Main St. Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 779-4706 Fax: (803) 799-9458 Hours: M-Su 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. ELG: Women in crisis who are ready to work Fee: $3/night Emergency shelter for women in crisis (mental illness, recovering alcoholics & addicts, parolees). NO CHILDREN. Must interview with staff for bed space. Transitional housing after completed program. Dentist on site, counseling available. THIS IS NOT A BATTERED WOMEN'S SHELTER.

Public Health Department (Mt. Pleasant) 1189 Sweetgrass Basket Pkwy., Suite 100 Mt. Pleasant , SC 29464 (843) 856-1210 Fax: (843) 856-1189 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester counties Fee: Refer to Agency Offers child health/EPSDT, birth control, testing for AIDS, health education, immunizations, nutrition, social work, WIC (women, Infant & Children), breastfeeding promotion and Medicaid information. Northwoods Health Dept. 2070 A. North Brook Blvd., A 20 North Rivers Business Center North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 953-4302 1-888-553-6844 for appointments Public Health Department (N. Charleston) 3963 Whipper Barony Ln. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 740-1580 Fax: (843) 744-3671 1-888-553-6844 for appointments Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30pm ELG: Residents of Charleston County Fee: Refer to Agency Offers child health/EPSDT, birth control, health education, immunizations for children, nutritional information, social work, WIC (Women, Infant & Children), breastfeeding promotion and Medicaid information. Service available in Spanish. Ravenel Health Dept. 5962 Hwy 165 Ravenel, SC 29470 (843) 889-6842 Franklin C. Fetter Family Health (7 sites in Tri-county area) 51 Nassau St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-4112 Charleston; see description for others Fax: (843) 722-4802 Hours: Call for hours of operation. ELG: Anyone Fee: Sliding scale

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Public Health Department (Charleston County) 3 Charleston Center Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 579-4500 1-888-553-6844 for appointments Fax: (843) 579-4623 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Charleston County Fee: Refer to Agency Provides family planning services counseling, pregnancy tests and birth control information. Clinics for chest X-rays, TB skin tests, immunizations and rabies control. Also AIDS counseling, sexually transmitted disease clinic. Public health education. WIC (Women, Infant & Children) services including prenatal nutrition counseling. Home visitation for families with children 0-5 through First Steps program. Newborn home visits primarily to Medicaid clients. Family Support Services offers education and support for anyone with a diagnosed illness. Also helps overcome barriers to compliance with treatment.

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Each site has various comprehensive health care services for adults and children. Services include all or some of the following: prenatal care, geriatric care, OB/GYN care, family care, laboratory facilities, health screening (including EPDST), pharmacy, and health education programs. Service available in Spanish. SITES (in addition to the downtown site): · Summerville, 700-B N. Pine St., (843) 821-3444 · Cross, Highway 6, (843) 753-2334 · Lowcountry Pediatric Services, 3973 Rivers Ave., N. Chas., (843)747-8893 · Lowcountry Adult Services, 3973 Rivers Ave., N. Charleston., (843)747-8755 · North Park, 3915 Miss King Lane, N. Chas., (843) 554-8855 · Enterprise Health Center, 2047 Comstock Ave,. N. Chas., (843) 308-2400 · Moncks Corner Pediatrics, 730 Stoney Landing Rd., Ste. 200, (843) 761-2000 Franklin C. Fetter - Johns Island 3627 Maybank Hwy John's Island, SC 29445 (843) 559-3676 Franklin C. Fetter - Hollywood Hollywood Health Center 6326 Hollywood Drive Hollywood, SC 29494 (843) 889-2272 Medical University of SC Medical Center 171 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-2300 Trident Regional Medical Center 9330 Medical Plaza Drive Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 797-7000 Roper Hospital 316 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 724-2000 St. Andrews Christian Medical Clinic (Free Clinic) 440 Whilden Street Mt. Pleasant, SC (843) 884-6169

Crisis Ministries (Free Clinic) 573 Meeting Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 723-9477 East Cooper Community Hospital 1200 Hospital Drive Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 (843) 881-0100 Charleston Memorial Hospital 326 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 792-2300 Bon Secours - St. Francis Hospital 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr. Charleston, SC 29414-0001 (843) 402-1000 Roper St. Francis Northwoods ER 2233 Northwoods Blvd. North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 824-8733 HealthLine (CareAlliance) CareAlliance Health Services 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr. Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 402-2273 Fax: (843) 402-1753 www.carealliance.com Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides information on different health topics, physician referral, support group information and information on various classes offered at Roper and Bon Secours - St. Francis Hospitals. Lowcountry AIDS Services (L.A.S.) 3547 Meeting Street Rd. N. Charleston, SC 29405-1933 (843) 747-CARE 2273 Fax: (843) 745-0431 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: People who are HIV+ and/or impacted by HIV Fee: NONE Provides individual and group counseling, case management, advocacy and direct volunteer support to people with HIV/AIDS in the Trident area. Provides HIV education, speakers bureau, legal services, nutritional support, and short-term financial assistance.

Grief support groups for family members and caregivers. LAS Red Ribbon Players are available to perform and educate young people. Services available in Spanish. First Baptist Church North Charleston Free Medical Clinic 4217 Rivers Avenue N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 744-4269 Hours: Tuesdays Only 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. & 6 p.m.- 9 p.m. Medical Outreach Ministry (MOM Clinic) St. Paul's Episcopal Church 316 West Carolina Summerville, SC 29483 No phone appointments- walk-ins only Fax: (843) 873-7787 Hours: Th 6 p.m. ELG: Those with limited income and no medical insurance or Medicaid. Fee: NONE Provides non-emergency medical care for those with limited income and no insurance or Medicaid. Medication assistance also available. Free medical clinic. Physician Referral Service (CareAlliance HealthLine) 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 402-2273 1-800-868-4916 Fax: (843) 402-1753 www.carealliance.com Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Roper and Bon Secours St. Francis HealthLine provides free physician referrals, with over 500 local physicians listed by specialty, location, and other criteria, including which insurance plans accepted. MUSC Health Connection Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-1414 1-800-424-6872 Fax: (843) 792-8612 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE

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Health information line. (843) 792-1414: · Press 1 to speak with a representative, M-F 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. · Press 2 for a health information library that taps into hundreds of topics · Press 3 for Parent Connection, a health-related resource guide on topics concerning infants, children and teenagers Trident HealthFinders 150 Northwoods Blvd. Suite K-852 North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 797-FIND (3463) Fax: (843) 824-3302 www.tridenthealthsystem.com Hours: M-Sa 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE A free community outreach service that provides brochures, free Internet access and a community classroom offering a wide range of free healthcare events from screenings (including blood pressure and osteoporosis) to exercise to healthy cooking classes. For more details call (843) 797-FIND (3463). Summerville Medical Center Trident Health System 295 Midland Parkway Summerville, SC 29485 (843) 832-5000 (843) 832-5160 Emergency Room Fax: (843) 832-5104 www.tridenthealthsystem.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency 100-bed hospital that offers a full range of medical/surgical services including labor and delivery, same day surgery, ICU, MRI, and 24-hour emergency room.

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Medical University of SC 171 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-3561 South Carolina Commission for the Blind 1064 Gardner Rd., Room 107 Fairfield Office Park, Suite 109 Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 852-4225 Fax: (843) 852-3582 www.sccb.state.sc.us Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: NONE Programs for people with visual impairment. Involved in providing education, evaluation, rehabilitation, counseling, equipment, independent living skills and vocational training. Helps with college tuition, medical cost assistance, job placement and children's services. Finances surgery and other eye-care needs. Services available for the older blind population (55 years and older). All services based on client eligibility and availability of funds. Charleston Childfind Office of Exceptional Children 75 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 937-6514 Family Connections (843) 556-5010 DDSN 843-805-5800 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: Refer to Agency Original and exclusive jurisdiction in all matters pertaining to children under 17 years old where the child is dealt with as a delinquent. Must have attorney and must go through the Department of Juvenile Justice. Hears divorce, custody, support, adoption and domestic abuse (orders of protection) cases. As of August 2002, Family Court will move to 100 Broad Street. Spanish translator available. Mediation Associates 215 E. Bay St. , Suite 306 Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 723-8002 (843) 727-2481 voice mail Fax: (843) 723-0420 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Provides an impartial person to help people in confl ict make practical, informed decisions to help resolve the issues before them. Usually results in reduced legal fees and enhanced communication between confl icted parties. Office of the Ombudsman - City of Charleston City Hall 80 Broad St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 724-3745 Fax: (843) 720-3959 www.charleston.net/charlestoncity/ Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone with a complaint relating to the city of Charleston services Fee: NONE Receives and investigates citizen complaints/concerns regarding city services, agencies and departments. Centers For Equal Justice (843) 720-7044 Public Defenders Corp. of Charleston County 101 Meeting Avenue, 5th fl oor Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 958-1850 Fax: (843) 985-1860

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet MUSC 171 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-4373

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Family Court (Charleston County) P.O. Box 934 Charleston, SC 29402 (843) 985-4400 Fax: (843) 958-4434 www.charlestoncounty.org

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Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ELG: Refer to agency, income eligibility requirements, must be referred Fee: Refer to Agency Criminal charges in state court. Personally committed to providing the best legal assistance to persons with low income. Will also make referrals for counseling. Magistrates must appoint public defender. Screening hours: Adults: Tu-Th 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.; age 16 and younger: Wed. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Treatments for depression, anxiety, situational crises, adjustment concerns, interpersonal problems, and alcohol and drug abuse are provided. Services (other than testing for learning disabilities) are provided free of charge. Sojourner Center for Women Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Drive Charleston, SC 29401-1162 (843) 722-0100 24 Hour Line (843) 958-3300 Fax: (843) 958-3496 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Women with substance abuse problems Fee: Refer to Agency Intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment for pregnant and postpartum women with substance abuse problems. Child care for clients' children while they are enrolled in the program. Provides transportation and child care. Family Care Unit Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Dr. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 722-0100 Hotline number Fax: (843) 958-3313 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone over 18 Fee: Refer to Agency Medically monitored residential unit for those who are addicted. History and physical assessment; individual, group, family and multifamily counseling provided. Youth Programs Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Dr. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 722-0100 Fax: (843) 958-3313 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Substance abusing adolescents and their families, children of addicted parents Fee: Refer to Agency Intensive outpatient, outpatient, alcohol and drug awareness (ADA), ScIP (school program). Agencies available in Dorchester (843) 871-8579 and Berkeley (843) 577-9181 counties.

TRANSPORTATION

BCD - Rural Transportation Management Association 305 Heatley St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 899-4096 1-800-966-6631 Fax: (843) 899-6553 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Tri-county residents Fee: Call for information Provides affordable public transportation through the Tri-county area. DASH (Downtown Area Shuttle) CARTA 36 John St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 724-7420 (843) 724-7190 TDD Fax: (843) 720-1985 www.ridecarta.com Hours: Admin. office - M-F 8:30 a.m. 5 p.m. See description for bus schedule. ELG: Anyone Fee: $1.50 for one-way; $5 per day. Senior Fare = $.75 per ride A segment of the Charleston Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA). DASH is not utilized as a tour vehicle. Senior and disabled citizens discounts. Full handicapped access. Bus runs 7 days/week from approximately 6:35 a.m. - 11 p.m. (times vary per route and season). Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Adult Intensive Outpatient Program Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Dr. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-0100 Fax: (843) 958-3313 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Adults experiencing problems with alcohol or drugs Fee: Refer to Agency A long-term intensive outpatient group involving life skills development, self-help, family, group and individual counseling. Call for more group meeting information and locations. Meeting times: M, W, Th, 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Evening program: M, W, Th, 5:30 p.m.- 9 p.m.. Service available in Spanish.

COUNSELING AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES

College of Chas Counseling Center 175 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29424 (843) 953-5640 Fax: (843) 953-8283 www.cofc.edu Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: College of Charleston students Fee: NONE Counseling and Substance Abuse Services provides counseling, assessment, consultation and psychiatric services for College of Charleston students.

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT, AND ABUSE RESOURCES

Air Force Family Advocacy Program 628th Medical Group SGOHF 204 W. Hill Blvd. Charleston AFB , SC 29404-4704 (843) 963-6972 Fax: (843) 963-6501 Hours: M-F 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Military, individuals with valid military ID cards Fee: NONE

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Provides parenting and life-skills education and works with families who are experiencing family abuse. Will identify, assess and refer families with exceptional medical or educational needs. Charleston Domestic Violence Services City of Charleston Police Dept. 1525 Sam Rittenburg Blvd., Suite D Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 769-8285 Fax: (843) 852-0901 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30pm ELG: Anyone who has experienced domestic violence or knows someone who has Fee: NONE Offers a family violence intervention and advocacy program, including help with transportation, court representation, victim's compensation forms and shelter. Also offers community trainings and education, educating the victim and secondary victims about domestic violence and the judicial system. Has referral information. Connie Maxwell Children's Home Lowcountry Regional Office 1851 Dawson Branch Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 871-4673 Fax: (843) 821-7050 www.conniemaxwell.com Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Children 6-17 who are in school Fee: Refer to agency Provides up to 90 days of emergency care, long-term residential care and counseling for abandoned, neglected and abused children and their families in need. Takes private referrals or referrals from agencies like DSS. DSS (Charleston County) Child Protective Services 3366 Rivers Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405-5714 (843) 953-9400 (843) 953-9422 Intake Fax: (843) 953-9288 www.state.sc.us/dss/ Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Charleston County Fee: NONE

Takes report of child abuse and neglect. Caseworkers will investigate abuse and neglect reports from all parties (relative, neighbor, etc.). Reports are kept absolutely confidential. Must have address of child who is subject of report. Service available in Spanish. Family Violence Intervention Program Family Services 4925 LaCross Rd., Suite 215 Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 744-1348 Fax: (843) 744-2886 www.fsisc.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Groups for abusers and groups for victims co-led by male and female therapists. Group is also helpful for anyone interested in anger management - even if no physical violence has occurred. Family Violence Treatment Center 3175 West Montague Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 745-9111 Fax: (843) 225-9311 www.familyviolence.com Hours: Call for information ELG: Residents of the Tri-county area Fee: Refer to Agency Provides specialized psychotherapeutic services for perpetrators of physical, sexual and emotional abuse through nationally trained professionals and certified programs. Has programs set up to address anger management, domestic violence and sexual abuse. For the Victims Family Services 4925 LaCross Dr., Suite 215 Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 744-1348 Fax: (843) 744-2886 www.fsisc.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Educational group for victims of abusive relationships. Also offers anger management.

Lowcountry Children's Center, The Dee Norton 1061 King St. Charleston, SC 29413 (843) 723-3600 Fax: (843) 720-7106 www.lowcountrychildrenscenter.org Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Abused and victimized children in tri-county area Fee: Sliding scale Provides a safe, supportive childfocused environment for the delivery of services to children who are abused. Also can assess children when abuse is suspected. Parent support offered. Medical exams and treatment provided. Services available in Spanish. My Sister's House, Inc. P.O. Box 5341 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 744-3242 Crisis 1-800-273-HOPE Toll-free (843) 747-4069 Admin Fax: (843) 747-6592 www.charleston.net/org/mysister Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Battered women and their children in Tri-county area; woman must call herself to assess eligibility for intake. Fee: NONE 24-hour telephone crisis counseling. Temporary safe shelter from domestic violence for victims and their children. Additional services provided based on client's needs. Support Groups for battered women offered at several different locations. Services available in Spanish. National Crime Victim Research and Treatment Center MUSC Department of Psychiatry 165 Cannon St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-2945 (843) 792-8209 Clinical Office Outside Area: 1-866-472-8824 Fax: (843) 792-3388 www.musc.edu/cvc/ Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. W until 8 p.m. ELG: Victims and families of victims of violent crimes or traumatic events Fee: Sliding scale Provides psychological evaluation and treatment of victims of violent

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crimes or traumatic events and their families. Offers support during legal proceedings. Provides training for mental health professionals and conducts research. Located in Wachovia Building, Courtney Dr. and Cannon St. Services available in Spanish. Palmetto Summerville Behavioral Health 225 Midland Pkwy. Summerville, SC 29485 1-800-387-0037 1-800-776-6482 (843) 851-5015 Fax: (843) 851-5029 www.psysolutons.com Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Adolescents 6-18 years old Fee: Refer to Agency Adolescent residential facility. Inpatient only. NO out-patient treatment. Offers adolescent male sex offenders treatment. People Against Rape (PAR) 2154 N. Center Street, Ste. C-302 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 745-0144 1-800-241-7273 (24 hours) Fax: (843) 745-0119 www.peopleagainstrape.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Victims and anyone concerned about rape, past or present Fee: NONE PAR is the rape crisis center for the Tri-county. Crisis counseling, advocacy, Information & Referral for recent and past victims of sexual assault and sexual abuse. Provides same services for family members and friends of rape victims. Staffs a 24-hr crisis line and accompanies victims to a local hospital for medical exam. PAR offers confidential support groups for rape survivors and adult survivors of childhood sexual assault. PAR educates the community about sexual assault by speaking to community organizations and local schools. Service available in limited Spanish. Shades of Hope P.O. Box 2344 Mt. Pleasant , SC 29465 (843) 818-9236

Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Male or female victims of domestic violence who are residents of East of the Cooper Fee: NONE A nonprofit organization that provides support to victims of domestic violence. Shades of Hope aids victims by being available to find alternatives in times of crisis and support in finding long term solutions. Services include, but are not limited to, group counseling, education, mediation and help dealing with financial matters. May be able to assist with finding transitional housing and with household needs such as food, furniture and minor repair. Victim Services (Mt. Pleasant) 100 Ann Edwards Ln. Mt. Pleasant , SC 29464 (843) 884-HELP (884-4357) (843) 884-4176 ext. 54, admin. Fax: (843) 881-8480 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides emotional support, assistance with problems resulting from victimization. Also provides court advocacy, assistance in filing victim compensation, crisis counseling and intervention. Call for information about support group. Provides domestic violence / sexual abuse support group every Tues. at 5 p.m.

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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CHEROKEE

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region I 714 North Pleaseantburg Dr., Ste. 300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595 Fax: (864) 241-1021 Dept. of Social Services 1434 N. Limestone Street P.O. Box 1369 Gaffney, SC 29342 (864) 487-2704

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Cherokee County Mental Health & Counseling Services 125 E. Robinson Street Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 487-2710 1-800-277-1366

Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Salvation Army Community Center 601 Colonial Avenue Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 487-0058 After school program Cherokee Community Learning Center Adult Education 243 Allison Drive Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 487-7152 GED Classes, SC High School Diploma Classes, Basic Skills Classes & English as a Second Language Classes Cherokee County Literacy Association 409 W. Beaufort Street Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 487-2707

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Cherokee Chapter Red Cross (864) 489-6066 United Way of Cherokee County P.O. Box 1167 Gaffney, SC 29342 (864) 489-6170

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 714 S. Pleasantburg Drive Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Piedmont Community Action, Inc. Head Start Program 5101 W. Rutledge Street Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 489-0279 First Steps 126 Willis Plaza; P.O. Box 23 Gaffney, SC 29342 (864) 487-9466

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Achieve, USCS GED / Employment Program 325 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 583-3154 Educational and employment program which serves high school dropouts / at risk youth (ages 15* to 21) from Cherokee, Spartanburg and Union Counties.

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034

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Upstate Workforce Investment Board 145 N. Church Street, Suite 504 Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 596-2028 One Stop Career Center; TANF recipients Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (864) 489-9954

Hours: Mon-Thurs 9-12 Clothes, food, utilities, rent, small household items Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Cherokee County Public Health Dept. 400 S. Logan Street Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 487-2705 Salvation Army 601 Colonial Avenue Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 489-2530 Piedmont Community Action 300 S. Daniel Morgan Ave. Ste. A Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 585-8183 (864) 483-3163 Head start, life skills training, food, medicine, shelter, rent. Emergency assistance only for heating and cooling, applications taken with id, ssn # and with disconnect notice Safe Homes Network/Rape Crisis Thrift Store 236 Union Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 583-9803, 1-800-273-5066 Housing Authority of the City of Gaffney 125 Beltline Road Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 489-3193 Low Income Housing

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Spartanburg County Public Health Dept. 151 E. Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-2227, Ext. 330 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 864-487-4190 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Cherokee County Public Health Dept. 400 S. Logan Street Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 487-2705

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 1434 N. Limestone Street Gaffney, SC 29342 (864) 487-2704 Medicaid: (864) 487-2521 Cherokee County-DHHS 1434 North Limestone Street Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 487-2521 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Dept. of Social Services 714 S. Pleasantburg Drive Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101 PEACH Center Ministries 518 N. Lambstone Street Gaffney, SC 29342 (864) 489-2549

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 148 E. Main Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-0369 1-800-922-8176

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Cherokee County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse 201 W. Montgomery Street Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 487-2721 Fax: (864) 487-2764

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Cherokee County Public Health Dept. 400 S. Logan Street Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 487-2705 Upstate Carolina Medical Center 1530 N. Limestone Street Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 487-4271

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Senior Centers of Cherokee County, Inc. Cherokee Council on Aging 499 W. Rutledge Avenue Gaffney, SC 29341 (864) 489-3868 www.seniorcentercherokeecounty.com

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet P.O. Box 427 Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 573-6719

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 1434 N. Limestone Street Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 487-2704 Safe Homes Network/ Rape Crisis Coalition 236 Union Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 583-9803 1-800-273-5066 Victim Witness Assistance Program Spartanburg Courthouse, 3rd fl oor Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 596-2575 Court and trial information; support, escort, referrals

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CHESTER

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region III Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-9626

Children/Adolescent Services (803) 327-2012 Adult Services (803) 581-8311 Chester

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See hospitals listed under Health Care Services Chester Area United Way P.O. Box 163 Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-7000 Referrals to 26 agencies funded by United Way Community Fund P.O. Box 124 Great Falls, SC 29055 (803) 482-2191 Referrals to agencies

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 898-9282

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Carolina Community Action, Inc. Head Start P.O. Box 933 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 366-5398 North Chester Head Start 2135 Quinn Rd Chester, SC, 29706-6163 (803) 581-6854 First Steps 100-A Center StreetP.O. Box 1728Chester, SC 29706Phone: (803) 385-6174

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1020 Heckle Blvd Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 327-7106 Help with employment for the disabled. Chester County Learning Center 161 Columbia Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-9324 Adult Education (803) 581-9362 Alternative Education Chester County Literacy Council 100 Center Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-1960

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Crisis Pregnancy Line 828 Lucas Street Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-2524 (Hotline) Anti-abortion organization offering free pregnancy tests, vitamins, clothing, and baby items, parenting classes Florence Crittenton Services of North Carolina 704-372-4663

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Catawba Mental Health Center Child/Adolescent Services 166 Dotson St. Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 329-3177

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Chester County Public Health Dept. 129 Wylie Street P.O. Box 724 Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-8662, 1-800-403-4047 Great Falls Public Health Center 404 Chester Avenue Great Falls, SC 29055 (803) 482-6133, 1-800-403-4047

Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Chester County Public Health Dept. 129 Wylie Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-8632, 1-800-403-4047 Great Falls Public Health Center-WIC 404 Chester Avenue Great Falls, SC 29055 (803) 482-6133 Turning Point 112 Gadsden Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-0219 Food pantry Dove's Nest 105 Cotton Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-0219 Chester City Housing Authority 2678 Dawson Drive, Bldg 100 Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-6981

Chester County Hospital 1 Medical Park Drive Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-3151

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet York County Public Health Dept. P.O. Box 3057 1070 Heckle Blvd. Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 909-7310 Children's Rehabilitative Services Lancaster County Public Health Dept. 1833 Pageland Highway Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-7628 (803) 286-9948 Department of Disabilities & Special Needs' 1-888-DSN-INFO (376-4636) Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 115 Reedy Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-8131 Food stamps, AFDC, and Medicaid DHHS 115 Reedy Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-8135 Carolina Community Action P.O. Box 1424, 103 Mcklily Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 385-5205 (803) 385-5203 Help with rent, mortgage, food and prescriptions. Great Falls Referral & Assistance Service Project (GRASP) (803) 482-2479, (803) 482-4407 Help with utilities, food, medicine but not rent; Great Falls school area only Salvation Army 119 Chesterton Square Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-1428 Grocery, Clothing, Furniture and Utility Assistance & Counseling Services (by referral)

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Chester County Public Health Dept. 129 Wylie Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 385-6152 Great Falls Health Center 404 Chester Avenue Great Falls, SC 29055 (803) 482-6133 Community Medicine Foundation North Central Family Medical Center 1131 Saluda Street P.O. Box 28 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 325-7744 Good Samaritan Medical Clinic 139 Church Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 385-6332 Hours: M-F 8:30-5 Free medical clinic for the uninsured ages 18-64

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Piedmont Legal Services 214 Johnson Street Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 327-9001 1-800-922-3853 Hours: M-TH 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 385-6768 (803) 385-3518 Message tells when meetings are held

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Chester County Alcohol and Drug Abuse Authority Hazel Pittman Center 130 Hudson Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-8111 Outpatient treatment only; prevention, intervention, and school programs. Turning Point Men's Home 112 Gadsden Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-0219 Faith-based 90 day drug and alcohol treatment program

Palmetto Citizens Against Sexual Assault 106 N. York Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-5232 (803) 286-0520 Chester Satellite (803) 581-8313 Helps victims of sexual assault only. Counseling, referrals, and help with court cases.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Senior Services of Chester County (803) 385-3838 Hours: M-F 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Also provides limited non-Medicaid/ Medicare, transportation for seniors and other medical in-home programs.

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 115 Reedy Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 377-8131 Tri-County Safe Passage P.O. Box 11458 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 329-2800 1-800-659-0977 Chester: (803) 581-0055 Lancaster: (803) 285-6533 24 hour crisis line, shelter (domestic violence victims) and counseling. This is the main number for York. 800 number is a 24 hour hotline Safe Passage, Inc. 1-800-659-0977

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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CHESTERFIELD

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region IV 181 E. Evans Street, Suite 112 Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637 fax: (843) 317-1599 Dept. of Social Services 201 N. Page Street Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2147 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Pageland Head Start 405 A Gum Street P.O. Box 955 Pageland, SC 29728 (843) 672-5360 Ruby Head Start 64 N. Market Street P.O. Box 84 Ruby, SC 29741-8772 (843) 634-6660

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Tri-County Mental Health Center 207 Commerce Avenue Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2229

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Chesterfield/Marlboro Economic Opportunity Council (EOC) Cheraw Head Start 1345 Dizzy Gillespie Drive P.O. Box 877 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-5248 First Steps P.O. Box 553 Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-5904 Provides protection, nutrition and health care services to preschool children; also works on providing support to families and communities to promote the optimal development of their preschool children Blenheim Head Start 2809 Polston Farm Road P.O. Box 126 Blenheim, SC 29516-7429 (843) 528-0543 or (843) 528-3465

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Workforce Center 344 E. Boulevard, Suite B. Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-3221 Provides a listing of local job openings

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals under Health Services American Red Cross (843) 662-8122 Florence Emergency Relief in Disaster and Fire

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (843) 479-8318 Chesterfield and Marlboro (843) 662-8114 Florence Employment Resources for the Disabled Only Cheraw One Stop Workforce Center 318 Front Street P.O. Box 877 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 320-9760

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Florence Crittenton Services of North Carolina (704) 372-4663

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Pageland One Stop Workforce Center Pageland Baptist Church 203 W. Pigg Street, Room 114 Pageland, SC 29728 (843) 672-2673 Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Jefferson/Pageland United Way Lynches River Electric Cooperative 1104 W. McGregor Street P.O. Box 308 Pageland, SC 29728 1-800-922-3486 or (843) 622-6111 Information and Referral Assistance for local social services Manna House 450 Jarrot Street P.O. Box 13541 Florence, SC 29504 (843) 667-6077 Soup kitchen and emergency food bank serving lunch M-F. Calvary Baptist Church 364 Calvary Lane Cheraw, SC 29520 Phone: (843) 537-1100 Food Pantry Lois C. McArn Community Ministry 131 Second Street Cheraw, SC 29520 Phone: (843) 537-0642 Hours: THURS & FRI 2-5 p.m.; SAT 9-12 p.m. Maranatha Missons 66 Praise Lane Cheraw, SC 29520 Phone: (843) 537-2033 Hours: M-W-F 2-4 p.m. Pee Dee CAP Transitional Housing 411 Jarrott Street Florence, SC 29506-3029 (843) 678-3410 Office hours: 7 a.m. -6 p.m. Transitional housing for homeless persons age 21 and older. Must be working, able to work, or in school. Face to face interview required.

Salvation Army 2210 Hoffmeyer Road Florence, SC 29502 (843) 662-4461 Help with rent and utilities Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Chesterfield County Public Health Dept 203 N. Page Street Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2425 or 1-866-411-5767 Chesterfield County Housing Authority 1343 Dizzy Gillespie Drive Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-7222 All housing authorities have lowincome housing distributed by an application process Union County Habitat for Humanity 2520 W. Roosevelt Blvd. Monroe, NC 28110 (704) 296-9414 Serves Chesterfield County in SC

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Chesterfield County Public Health Dept. 203 N. Page Street P.O. Box 112 Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2117 CareSouth Carolina 212 Third Street P.O. Box 1357 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-0961 Sand Hills Medical Foundation 409 E. Church Street P.O. Box 249 Jefferson, SC 29718 (843) 658-3005 Sand Hills Medical Foundation 645 S. Seventh Street P.O. Box 366 McBee, SC 29101 (843) 335-8291

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Chesterfield County Public Health Dept. 203 N. Page Street Chesterfield, SC 29078 (843) 623-2117 CareSouth Carolina Cheraw Center 212 Third Street P.O. Box 1357 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-0961 www.caresouth-carolina.com Sand Hills Medical Foundation 409 E. Church Street P.O. Box 249 Jefferson, SC 29718 (843) 658-3005

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING AND HOUSING SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 201 N. Page Street Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2147 (843) 623-2197 (843) 623-2150 DHHS P.O. Box 855 201 North Page Street Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-5226 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Sand Hills Medical Foundation 645 S. Seventh Street P.O. Box 366 McBee, SC 29101 (843) 335-8291 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. -5 p.m. CareSouth Carolina Chesterfield Center 500 West Blvd. Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-5080 www.caresouth-carolina.com Healthquest of Union County, Inc. 415 E. Franklin Street Monroe, NC 28112 (704) 226-2050 www.healthquestpharmacy.org Serves Chesterfield County Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Information: Eligibility based on 200 percent of federal poverty level. Applicants cannot have Medicaid or private insurance that covers medications. There is $15 monthly administrative fee/ no charge for prescriptions. CareSouth Carolina - Hartsville 1268 S. Fourth Street P.O. Box 909 Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-3422 CareSouth Carolina 7375 Main Street P.O. Box 239 Society Hill, SC 29593 (843) 378-4501 www.caresouth-carolina.com Lee County Public Health Center 810 Brown Street P.O. Box 307 Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6612 Chesterfield General Hospital 711 Chesterfield Hwy. Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-7881 www.chesterfieldgeneral.com

American Cancer Society 1800 Second Loop Road P.O. Box 4508 Florence, SC 29502-4508 (843) 669-6349 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 181 East Evans Street BTC-009 Suite 200 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 665-0985 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/ American Red Cross Pee Dee Chapter 1601A W. Lucas Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-8121 Chesterfield office: (843) 623-7395 www.peedeeredcross.org

BabyNet Pee Dee Health District 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4857 Pee Dee Healthy Start 1-800-747-2229 Pee Dee Speech & Hearing Center 153 N. Baroody Street Florence, SC 29503 (843) 662-7802 Provides all speech and hearing services for the disabled Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Carolina Regional Legal Services (843) 667-1896 or (843) 413-9500 SC Center for Equal Justice (888) 346-5592 SC Legal Services (877) 238-3418

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4829 or 1-800-763-1223 Chesterfield Disabilities and Special Needs Board P.O. Box 151 Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-9016 Provides support to individuals with disabilities and their families, early intervention, respite care and summer services

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

The Good Samaritan Colony (843) 634-6848 Alcohol and drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation for men 18 and older. Alcoholics Anonymous (843) 473-4223 Outpatient meetings and ALNON Chesterfield/Kershaw County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse:

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Chesterfield County (843) 623-7062 ALPHA CENTER Outpatient counseling, drug testing and referrals to in-patient facilities. Givebac Ace Camp 1481 Ted Melton Road Chesterfield, SC 29709-6313 (843) 623-3077 Toll Free: (866) 709-6988 www.givebacinc.com

Safe Passage P.O. Box 11458 Rock Hill, SC 29731-6686 1-800-659-0977 Offers crises intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness. Good Samaritan Colony House 1914 Hwy. 9 Ruby, SC 29741 (843) 634-6848 Treatment and rehabilitation for men age 18 and older.

Cheraw State Park 100 State Park Road Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-9656 www.southcarolinaparks.com Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuges and Sandhills State Forest Route 2, Box 330 McBee, SC 29101 Wildlife Refuge: (843) 335-8401 State Forest: (843) 498-6478 www.state.sc.us/forest/refshill Located in Patrick, Darlington and Chesterfield counties Senior Circle @ Chesterfield General Hospital 914 Chesterfield Hwy. Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 921-6725 www.seniorcircle.com For adults age 50 and over. Annual membership of $15. Exercise and wellness classes, Health education, Social activities, events

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 537-6610 Chesterfield County Council on Aging 535 E. Boulevard P.O. Box 45 Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2280

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Chesterfield County Council on Aging 535 East Blvd. P.O. Box 45 Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2280 www.cccoa.org Chesterfield County Coordinating Council 535 East Blvd. P.O. Box 648 Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-5274 www.chesterfieldcoordinating.org CCCC is an interagency council between community resource agencies to help foster communication, linkage and collaboration. The goal is to expand existing services and develop sufficient resources to establish countywide needs and services. Cheraw Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services 200 Powe Street Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-8420 (843) 537-8421 www.cheraw.com Cheraw has more than 14 parks and recreation facilities including walking trails, nature trails, playgrounds and ballparks. A variety of dance and exercise classes are also offered.

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 201 N. Page Street Chesterfield, SC 29709 (843) 623-2147 (843) 623-2197 (843) 623-2150 Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault (843) 669-4600 Florence Hotline 1-800-273-1820 Pee Dee Regional Hotline (843) 623-7364 Chesterfield Satellite Offers crises intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness.

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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CLARENDON

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg VII 2638 Two Notch Road, Suite 200 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 929-2555

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Child Adolescent Services (803) 435-2124 (803) 435-2112 Family Therapy, Inc. 800 W. Evans Street Florence, SC 29501 (803) 662-3563 Mental Health Center (803) 435-2124 Clarendon Behavioral Health Services 12 N. Church Street P.O. Box 430 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-2121 www.clarendonbhs.com

YWCA Rape Crisis (803) 773-4357 Clarendon Memorial Hospital 10 Hospital Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8463 United Way of Sumter/Clarendon/Lee 215 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-7935 Help with utilities, meds, teen pregnancy, consumer credit counseling and parent resources American Red Cross 1155 N. Guignard Drive, Suite 2 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2363

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive Greystone Bldg #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Wateree Head Start Program 621 W. Huggins St. P.O. Box 67 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8427 (803) 435-8203 Fleming/Felder Head Start 621 W. Huggins Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-2767 Paxville Head Start Hwy 261 East P.O. Box 5057 Paxville, SC 29102 (803) 473-4575 First Steps 16 S. Brooks Street P.O. Box 426 Manning, SC 29102 Phone: (803) 433-2848

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Wateree Community Action 3 W. Boyce Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-4337 (803) 435-4338 (803) 773-6512 Utilities, prescriptions, consumer counseling Tuomey Regional Medical Center 129 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-9000 www.tuomey.com YWCA Safe House 246 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2763

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Florence Crittenton Services 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

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Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

Manning Workforce Center 3351 Sumter Hwy. Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-2086 www.workforcesouthcarolina.com Tues. and Wed., 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friendship House 49 W. Boyce Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8136 Clothing, household goods, bedding, furniture Wateree Community Action Clarendon Community Service Center 3 W. Boyce Street P.O. Box 281 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-4337 www.watereecommunityactionsinc.org Salvation Army 444 Belt Street P.O. Box 2229 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 775-5006 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Clarendon County Public Health Dept. 110 E. Boyce Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8168 South Carolina Housing Authority (803) 896-9001 or 1-800-432-5007 Clarendon County Habitat for Humanity 8 N. Brooks Street Manning, SC 29102-3206 (803) 433-4189 Free Will Baptist Home for Children (803) 659-2880 Salvation Army 16 Kendrick Street P.O. Box 2229 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-9336 Fax (803) 773-5433 New Horizon Family Center 1120 New Horizons Lane Summerton, SC 29148 (803) 460-4185 www.clemson.edu/yli/newhorizons Group home for teenage mothers in the foster care system ages 14-21 with their children ranging from 0-5.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Clarendon County Adult Education 3351 Sumter Hwy. Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-4958 or (803) 473-2531 Programs range from Adult Education for the completion of a high school diploma to Career and Technology classes for high school students to College Credit classes through Central Carolina Technical College. Clarendon County Council on Aging 206 S. Church Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8593 DIAMONDS Teen Pregnancy Prevention 26 Council Street Room 5 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-2240 Counseling

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Clarendon County Public Health Dept. 110 East Boyce St. Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8168 Black River Healthcare, Inc. Manning Medical Center 12 W. South Street P.O. Box 10 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 433-4321

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services County Public Health Center 3 S. Church Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-4303 (803) 435-8147 (803) 435-4305 (803) 435-8243 (803) 435-4306 (803) 435-8343 (803) 435-4304 DHHS 3 S. Church Street P.O. Box 788 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-4305 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Employment Security Commission 29 E. Calhoun St. Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-7359 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1760 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29153 (803) 469-2960 Clarendon, Lee and Sumter counties provide job resources for disabled only Experience Works P.O. Box 3674 Columbia, SC 29230 (803) 252-1240 1-866-976-5939 www.experienceworks.org Provides service and training to individuals age 55 and older.

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Mt. Calvary FBHC 426 W. Boyce Street Manning, SC 29012 (803) 435- 8220 Hours: 3rd Saturday, 10 -11 a.m. Food Pantry United Ministries of Clarendon County 113 N. Church Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 478-9086 Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Food Pantry Macedonia Baptist Church 14362 Raccoon Road Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-7602 Hours: 3rd Saturday 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. Food Pantry St. Mary Our Lady of Hope Catholic Parrish 14 N. Cantey Street Manning, SC 29102 Hours: 2nd and 4th Thursday, 9:45 - 11:45 a.m. Food Pantry Deliverance Outreach Ministry 9223 Paxville Hwy. Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-7735 Hours: Last Saturday 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Food Pantry Manning Deliverance Temple 6411 Juneburn Road Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-4585 Hours: 3rd Thursday, 4 - 6 p.m. Food Pantry Paxville CDC 10183 Lewis Road Paxville, SC 29102 (803) 452-5124 Hours: 2nd Saturday, 8:30a.m.-10:30a.m.

Macedonia Community Development Corporation 226 Commerce Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-2500 Housing and food pantry Santee-Lynches Affordable Housing And Community Development Corporation, Inc 255 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-0020 Toll free: 1-877-736-0003

Clarendon Memorial Hospital 10 Hospital Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8463 Santee OB/GYN Associates (803) 433-7262 American Cancer Society 128 Stonemark Lane Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 750-1790 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 520 Gervais Street, # 300 Columbia, SC 29201-3071 (803) 738-9540 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Clarendon County Public Health Dept. 21 E. Hospital Drive Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8168 Black River Healthcare, Inc. Manning Medical Center 12 W. South Street P.O. Box 10 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 433-4321 Black River Healthcare, Inc. Summerton Medical Center 12 W. South Street Summerton, SC 29148 (803) 485-8112 Seventh Day Adventist Church Community Service Unit (803) 473-7113 (803) 435-8290 Clarendon County Council on Aging (803) 435-8593 Manning Pediatrics 18 S. Brooks Street P.O. Box 339 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-4124 Summerton Medical Center 2 Larry King Hwy. P.O. Box 1260 Summerton, SC 29148 (803) 485-8112

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5511 BabyNet Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5511, ext. 2437 Clarendon Disabilities and Special Needs Board P.O. Drawer 40 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-2330 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs Directory of Services for Women, Children & Families

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LEGAL AID SERVICES

Carolina Regional Legal Services (803) 435-2141 South Carolina Dept. of Juvenile Justice (803) 435-8587 Clarendon County Family Court (803) 435-4210 Centers for Equal Justice-Florence (843) 413-9500 or 1-877-238-3418

YWCA of the Upper Lowlands 246 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-7158 Sexual Abuse (803) 775-2763 Domestic Violence Dept. of Social Services County DSS Building 3 S. Church Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-4303 (803) 435-8147 (803) 435-2622 (803) 435-4305 (803) 435-8243 (803) 435-4306 (803) 435-8343 (803) 435-4304

Bellwood Park Corner of Spann Drive and Lawson Manning, SC 29102 Walker Gamble Park 2496 Walker Gamble Road New Zion, SC 29111 (803) 473-3543 J.C. Britton Park 3057 Raccoon Road Manning, SC 29102 (803) 473-3543 Taw Caw Park 7212 Wash Davis Road Summerton, SC 29148 (803) 473-3543

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Clarendon County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Focused Maternal Outreach Phoenix Center for Women (803) 435-2121 (803) 435-4044

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Manning Senior Center 206 S. Church Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8593 Summerton Senior Center 1 N. Duke Street Summerton, SC 29102 (803) 485-8115 East Clarendon Senior Center 15362 Hwy. 301 Turbeville, SC 29162 (803) 659-8773 Clemson Extension Service 11-A W. Rigby Street Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8429 The Zone Clarendon Memorial Hospital Cypress Center, Suite 5 (803) 435-5200 Aerobic classes, Exercise equipment, Wellness screenings, Educational classes, Special classes with physician referral for diabetes, B/P and arthritis Rex Josey Park Corner of Lee and Maple Streets Manning, SC 29102 Memorial Street Park Lantern Lane and Memorial Streets Manning, SC 29102

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Santee/Wateree Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (803) 775-9347 or 1-888-748-4987 Clarendon County Council on Aging 206 Church Street P.O. Box 522 Manning, SC 29102 (803) 435-8593

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Office of Victim Assistance 1-800-521-6576 Rape Crisis (803) 773-4357

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 3346 Rivers Avenue, Suite F North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 740-0750 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1518

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Coastal Empire Mental Health Center 1050 Ribaut Rd Beaufort, SC 29901 Daytime (843) 524-3378 1-800-922-7844

Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3346 Rivers Avenue, Ste. E Charleston, SC 29417 (843) 953-9700

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

United Way of Colleton County 144 Medical Park Dr Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-9594

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Limestone College - Block Program Ron Taylor 203 Bama Road Cottageville, SC 29435 1-800-795-7151 (college) Technical College of the Lowcountry Dr. Anne McNutt, Dir. P.O. Box 1288 921 S. Ribaut Road Beaufort, SC 29901 1-800-768-8252 (Continuing Education) (843) 525-8216 USC Salkehatchie P.O. Box 1337 807 Hampton Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-6314 Thunderbolt Career & Technology Center Bob McKinnon, Dir 1069 Thunderbolt Drive Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 538-5538 Fax: (843) 538-3009 Colleton Literacy Council 119 Lucas St. Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-7067

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Low Country Community Action LCCA Head Start P.O. Box 1726 319 Washington Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-5576 Cottageville Headstart 792 Burrhill Rd. Cottageville, SC, 29435-5112 (843) 835-2760 Colleton Site 14405 Bells Highway Lodge, SC, 29082 Migrant/Seasonal Head Start (843) 768-1720 First Steps 609 Colleton Loop Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 542-9494

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Low Country Pregnancy Center 843-553-3528 Charleston Family Counseling Center 843-549-7664 Florence Crittenton 843-722-7526

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

S.C. Employment Security Commission Marjorie Thomas, Dir. P.O. Drawer 530 101 Mabel T. Willis Blvd Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 538-8980 Fax: (843) 538-4129 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (843) 538-3116 Allendale, Colleton and Hampton

Low Country Community Action P.O. Box 1726 319 Washington Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-5576 Low Country Daily Bread 521 E. Washington Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 542-2596 Social Security Administration 243 Wichman Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-2866 Hours: 8:30 a.m.- 3:30pm Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Colleton County Public Health Dept. 219 S. Lemacks Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-1516 State Housing Authority 1-800-432-5007

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Beaufort County Public Health Dept. 1407 King Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-4075

BabyNet Beaufort County Public Health Dept. 1407 King Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 549-1519 ext. 160 (843) 5254086 CC Board of Disabilities & Special Needs Wilson V. Inabinet, Jr., Ex. Dir. P.O. Box 1547 119 Charles Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-6053 (843) 549-1732 Fax: (843) 549-2359 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Colleton Medical Center 501 Robertson Blvd. Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-2000 Colleton County Public Health Dept. 219 S. Lemacks Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-1516

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Roper Care Alliance Health Services 416-B Robertson Blvd. Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-2411 Colleton County Public Health Dept. 219 S. Lemacks Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-1516 Colleton Regional Hospital 501 Robertson Blvd. Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-6371 Colleton County Council on Aging (843) 549-7642 (843) 549-5331 Franklin C Fetter 302 Medical Park Drive, Ste. 200 Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-6853 (843) 549-7961 Walterboro Family Practice 107 Church Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-1558

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services Harrelson Building 215 S. Lemacks Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-1894 Medicaid - ext. 422 DHHS Post Office Box 110; 215 South Lemacks St Walterboro, SC 29550 (843) 398-4427 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility.

LEGAL AID SERVICES

LowCountry Legal Aid, Inc. 843-815-1570 www.lowcountrylegalaid.org LowCountry Legal Aid engages community volunteers and retired attorneys in providing advice, education and legal representation tolow-income families.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

CC Commission on Alcohol & Drug Abuse Ron Rickenbaker P.O. Box 1037 1439 Thunderbolt Drive Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 538-4343 Fax: (843) 538-7613

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Colleton County Council on Aging (843) 549-7642 (843) 549-5331

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Harrelson Building 215 S. Lemacks Street Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-1894 Citizens Opposed To Domestic Abuse P.O. Box 1775 Beaufort, SC 29901-1775 (843) 770-1070 1-800-868-2632 Hope Haven of the Low Country P.O. Box 2502 Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-6699 (admin) 1-800-637-7273 (hotline) Rape crisis center

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region 4 Business & Tech. Center 181 E. Evans Street, Suite 112 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637 Child Support Services Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Road Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750

Butler Head Start 1103-C South Sixth Street Hartsville, SC 29550-5660 (843) 339-9660 or (843) 339-9679 Lamar Head Start 528 Cartersville Hwy. Lamar, SC 29069-9151 (843) 326-7464 M. G. Burno Head Start Center 223 Law Plantation Road Darlington, SC 29540-7609 (843) 395-2662 or (843) 395-8036 Society Hill Head Start 223 Hall Street Society Hill, SC 29593-8705 (843) 378-4374 St. John Head Start 208 W. Seven Pines Street Lamar, SC 29069-8963 (843) 383-4029 St. Joseph Head Start 305 W. Washington Street Hartsville, SC 29550-5640 (843) 332-6593 or (843) 332-4569

Counseling Center 125 Warley Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 678-0054 Counseling Center 104 City Lane Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-6323 Divorce Care Florence Baptist Temple Florence, SC 29504 (843) 662-0453 (ext. 3021) www.fbt.org/divorcecare

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Darlington County Community Action - Head Start 904 S. Fourth Street Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-1135 Clemson Cooperative Extension Service 300 Russell Street, Room 222 Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-0484 First Steps 702-B W. Carolina Hartsville SC 29550 (843) 332-9386 Provides protection, nutrition and health care services to preschool children; also provides works on providing support to families and communities to promote the optimal development of their preschool children.

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals listed under Health Services American Red Cross (843) 662-8121 Florence Toll-free: 1-800-273-3073 www.peedeeredcross.org Emergency relief in disaster and fire.

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Pee Dee Mental Health Center (843) 332-4141 Hartsville (843) 317-4073 Florence (843) 661-5407 Darlington Christian Counseling Center First Church of God 620 N. Main Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-7942

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina (843) 722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

Hartsville Public Health Dept. 130 E. Camden Street Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-7303 CareSouth Carolina Society Hill Health Center 737 S. Main Street P.O. Box 239 Society Hill, SC 29593 (843) 378-4501 CareSouth Carolina 604 N. Fifth Street P.O. Box 909 Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-3422

Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Community Action Agency Darlington Office 223 Law Plantation Road Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-4049 Community Action Agency Lamar Office 528 Cartersville Hwy. Lamar, SC 29049 (843) 326-5430 Community Action Agency-Society Hill 234 Hall Street Society Hill, SC 29593 (843) 378-4571 Community Action Agency 904 S. Fourth Street Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-1136 Financial help with rent, electricity, etc. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Darlington County Public Health Dept. 305 Russell Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-4400 The Lord Cares P.O. Box 1457 Darlington SC 29532 (843) 395-1001 Provides help with food, utility bills, etc; open Mon, Wed and Thurs from 10am till noon. United Way of Darlington County 402 Pearl Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-1991 Information and referral assistance for local social service. Hours: M-W 9 a.m. -12 p.m.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Office of Adult Education 100 Magnolia Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-2856

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Hartsville Public Health Dept. 130 E. Camden Avenue Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-7303 Dept. of Social Services Mozingo Building Darlington, SC 25932 (843) 398-4420 Dept. of Social Services 528 Cartersville Hwy. Lamar, SC 29069 (843) 326-5591 Dept. of Social Services Hartsville Office 130 E. Camden Avenue P.O. Box 1377 Hartsville, SC 29551 (843) 332-2231 DHHS P.O. Drawer 2077 300 Russell Street, Room 145 Darlington, SC 29540 (843) 398-4427 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Hartsville Workforce Center 1319 S. Fourth Street P.O. Drawer 1170 Hartsville, SC 29550 Phone: (843) 332-1554 FAX: (843) 332-9043 TelClaim: 866-831-1724 Provides a listing of local job openings Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (843) 662-8114 Florence (843) 332-2231 Darlington/Hartsville Employment resources for the disabled only.

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Darlington County Public Health Dept. 305 Russell Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-4400

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United Way of Hartsville P.O. Box 756 Hartsville, SC 29551 (843) 332-3261 Salvation Army (843) 332-9275 Help with rent and utilities. Hartsville Interfaith Ministries 210 Swift Creek Road Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 857-9003 Utility, Rent, Medication help Hope Christian Center 505 S. Main Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-2277 Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Food Pantry Bethel AME- Darlington 1321 S. Main Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-7771 Food Pantry Disaster Services- Darlington County 1625 Harry Byrd Hwy. Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-4441 Food Pantry Salvation Temple 909 Salvation Lane Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 339-9700 Hours: 3rd Thursday, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Food Pantry New Life Rescue Mission 1020 W. Darlington Street Florence, SC 29502 (843) 667-9000 Food Pantry and shelter for women and children only

Wesley United Methodist Church 145 E. College Avenue Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-1196 Hours: Mon-Fri, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Soup Kitchen Darlington County Habitat for Humanity 120 W. Washington P.O. Box 1983 Hartsville, SC 29551-1983 (843) 383-8500 Darlington Housing Authority (843) 393-0436 All housing authorities have low-income housing distributed by an application process Hartsville Housing Authority (843) 332-1583 Hours: M-Th 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Darlington County Public Health Dept. 305 Russell Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-4400 CareSouth Carolina - Hartsville Health Center 1268 S. Fourth Street P.O. Box 909 Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-3422 CareSouth Carolina - Society Hill Health Center 737 S. Main Street P.O. Box 239 Society Hill, SC 29593 (843) 378-4501 CareSouth Carolina - Cheraw Health Center 212 Third Street Cheraw SC 29520 (843) 537-0961 Free Clinic of Darlington County 203 Grove Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-0060 Hours: M&W 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., T&Th 2 - 8 p.m. , F 3 - 4 p.m. Hartsville Health Center 604 N. Fifth Street P.O. Box 909 Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-3422 Cheraw Health Center 212 Third Street P.O. Box 1538 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-0961 Sandhills Medical Foundation Jefferson Medical Center 409 E. Church Street P.O. Box 249 Jefferson, SC 29718 (843) 658-3005 Sandhills Medical Foundation 645 S. Seventh Street McBee, SC 29101 (843) 335-8291

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

McLeod Medical Center 701 Cashua Ferry Road Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 395-1100 Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center 1304 W. Bobo Newsom Hwy. Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 339-2100 Carolinas Hospital System 805 Pamplico Hwy. Florence, SC 29505 (843) 674-5000 www.carolinashospital.com HopeHealth, Inc. 600 E. Palmetto Street P.O. Box 653 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 667-9414 Toll free: 1-888-841-5855 www.hope-health.org LIFELINE 114 Florida Drive Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 393-1344 (843) 398-0691

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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American Cancer Society 1800 Second Loop Road P.O. Box 4508 Florence, SC 29502-4508 (843) 669-6349 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 181 E. Evans Street BTC -009 Suite 200 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 665-0985 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

Pee Dee Speech & Hearing Center Florence, SC 29506 (843) 662-7802 Provides all Speech and hearing Services for the disabled. Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Pee Dee Healthy Start 1-800-747-2229 A prevention program in response to high mortality, low birth weight inadequate health care for women of childbearing age and their families in rural South Carolina. Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

Givebac Ace Camp 1481 Ted Melton Road Chesterfield, SC 29709-6313 (843) 623-3077 Toll Free: (866) 709-6988 www.givebacinc.com Reformers Unanimous - Addictions Program Florence Baptist Temple 2308 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 662-0453 (ext. 3109) (843) 661-4342 [email protected] Rubicon Family Counseling Center 510 E. Carolina Avenue P.O. Box 2076 Hartsville, SC 29551 (843) 332-4156 (843) 317-3610 (24 hours)

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Legal Services of the 4th Judicial Circuit (843) 332-1162 S. C. Legal Services 320 S. Coit Street Florence, SC 29501 Toll free: 1-877-238-3418 www.sccej.org SCLS provides free legal assistance in a wide variety of civil (non-criminal) legal matters to eligible low income residents of SC. Serving: Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Florence and Marlboro

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 665-2227 1-800-768-4928

SPECIAL NEEDS

Darlington Disabilities and Special Needs Board 201 N. Damascus Church Road Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-7252 Provides support to people with mental disabilities and their families, early intervention, respite care and summer services. Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4829 1-800-763-1223 BabyNet Darlington Public Health Dept. 305 Russell Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-4400 (843) 661-4857 Florence

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 130 E. Camden Avenue Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-2231

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

The Good Samaritan Colony (843) 634-6848 Alcohol and drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation. Darlington County's Alcohol and Drug Abuse Authority (843) 332-4156

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Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault P.O. Box 1351 Florence, SC 29503 1-800-273-1820 Hotline (843) 383-0240 Hartsville (843) 345-2748 Offers crises intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness. Naomi Project P.O. Box 13143 Florence, SC 29504 (843) 615-1548 Home for abused and battered women and their children, computer education, job training, long-term care

Hartsville Family YMCA 111 E. Carolina Avenue Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 383-4547 www.upperpdymca.org Kalmia Gardens 1624 W. Carolina Avenue Harstville, SC 29550 (843) 383-8145 Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuges and Sandhills State Forest Route 2, Box 330 McBee, SC 29101 Wildlife Refuge: (843) 335-8401 State Forest: (843) 498-6478 www.state.sc.us/forest/refshill Located in Patrick, Darlington and Chesterfield counties

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Eastern Carolina Community Development 474 W. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-4747 Eastern Carolina Community Foundation 234 W. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-1131 Byerly Park (City of Hartsville Recreation Dept.) 700 Russell Road Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 339-2878 www.hartsvillesc.com Darlington County Recreation Department 300 Sanders Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-4700 www.darcosc.com/Recreation Darlington Family YMCA 123 Exchange Street Darlington, SC 29532 (843) 398-0844 www.upperpdymca.org Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region 4 Business & Tech. Center D 112 181 E. Evans Street BTC-112 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637

Provides protection, nutrition and health care services to preschool children; also provides works on providing support to families and communities to promote the optimal development of their preschool children.

Circle Park Behavioral Health Services 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29502 (843) 665-9349 www.circlepark.com

CRISES / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals Under Health Services Red Cross (843) 662-8121 Florence American Red Cross 400 E. Jackson Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-0125 United Way Dillon County P.O. Box 828 Dillon, SC 29536-0828 (843) 774-8551 www.liveunited.org

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Road Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina (843) 722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Hamer-Cannan Head Start 428 Elkins Road Hamer, SC 29547 (843) 774-7650 Serves children from low-income families Whittaker Head Start 2326 Worship Street Little Rock, SC 29567 (843) 841-3116 Serves children from low-income families First Steps P.O. Box 295 Dillion, SC 29536 (843) 774-0061

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Tri-County Mental Health Center (843) 774-3351 Provides counseling for adults and children with diagnosed mental illness

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EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Dillon County District Two Adult Education 214 W. Main Street Dillion, SC 29536 (843) 774-1218

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Rd. Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750 Pee Dee Community Action Agency 126 McArthur Avenue Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-9038 Financial help with rent, electricity, etc.

Manning Baptist Church 308 E. Calhoun Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-8621 Hours: 3rd Tuesday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Bethel AME 201 S. Fourth Avenue Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-4631 Faith Tabernacle Pentecostal 132 Cain Road Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 409-3355 Hours: 3rd Tuesday, 9 - 11 a.m. Florence Housing Authority 400 E. Pine Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 669-4163 Florence Habitat for Humanity 203 S. Kuker Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-1624

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Employment Security Commission (843) 774-0581 Dillon (843) 423-6900 Marion Apply for unemployment; find a job Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (Darlington, Dillon, Florence and Marion counties) (843) 662-8114 Employment resources for the disabled only Vocational Rehabilitation 309 N. First Avenue Dillon, S.C. 29536 (843) 774 -3691 State Employment Services Dillion One Stop (843) 774-1420 Provides a listing of local job openings

Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Dillon County Public Health Dept. 206 W. Hampton Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-5611 (843) 774-5613 Social Security Administration 181 Dozier Blvd. Florence, SC 29501 No phone please call Florence office at (803) 662-4651 Harvest Hope Food Bank 2513 W. Lucas Street Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-0826 www.harvesthope.org Outreach Family Fellowship 136 Pee Dee Church Road Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-0928 Hours: 3rd Tuesday, 8:30 -11:30 a.m. Outreach Family FellowshipFlorence 1626 W. Palmetto Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 317-9596 Hours: 4th Saturday 8 a.m. -12 p.m.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Dillon County Public Health Dept. 206 W. Hampton Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-5611 CareSouth Carolina Hartsville Health Center 604 N. Fifth Street Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-3422 CareSouth Carolina Society Hill Health Center 737 S. Main Street P.O. Box 239 Society Hill, SC 29593 (843) 378-4501 CareSouth Carolina Lake View Center 103 Kemper Street P.O. Box 1076 Lake View, SC 29565 (843) 759-2189 www.caresouth-carolina.com Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Dillon County Public Health Dept. 201 W. Hampton Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-5611

FINANCIAL, FOOD CLOTHING & HOUSING SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Highway 34 West Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-8284 (843) 774-0064 Medicaid (843) 774-2713 DHHS 1213 Hwy. 34 West P.O. Box 351 Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-2713

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Health Care Partners of South Carolina 1106 Lombardy Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-2400 www.hcpsc.com Bishopville Public Health Center 817 Hospital Square P.O. Box 508 Bishopville, SC 29010 (843) 484-5317 Cheraw Public Health Center 212 Third Street P.O. Box 1357 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 537-0961 McLeod Medical Center - Dillon 301 E. Jackson Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-4111 Mercy Medicine Clinic 514 E. S. Dargan Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 667-9947 Hours: M-Th 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. American Cancer Society 1800 Second Loop Road P.O. Box 4508 Florence, SC 29502-4508 (843) 669-6349 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 181 E. Evans Street BTC-009, Suite 200 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 665-0985 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 BabyNet Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 Marion-Dillon County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs 1219 Hwy. 34 West Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-6775 Provides support to people with disabilities and their families, early intervention, limited respite care. Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

The Good Samaritan Colony (843) 634-6848 Alcohol and drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation for men 18 and older. Marion/Dillon County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (843) 774-6591 Victim Assistance Program 1-800-521-6576 Rape/Sexual Assault Circle Park Behavioral Health Services Florence County Commision of Alcohol and Drug Abuse 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29501 Phone: (843) 665-9349 Hotline: (843) 665-1615 Substance abuse treatment services

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 423-6112 1-800-868-0556 TTY: (843) 423-4636 Pee Dee Community Action Partnership (843) 774-9038

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Carolina Regional Legal Services (843) 667-1896 S. C. Legal Services 320 S. Coit Street Florence, SC 29501 Toll free: 1-877-238-3418 www.sccej.org SCLS provides free legal assistance in a wide variety of civil (non-criminal) legal matters to eligible low income residents of SC. Serving: Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Florence and Marlboro

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VIOLENCE, NEGLECT, & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic/ Sexual Assault 201 N. Fifth Street Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-0898 Offers crises intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness.

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

City of Dillon Parks and Recreation P.O. Drawer 431 Dillon, SC 29536 (843) 774-0052 [email protected] Wellness center, sports complex and parks Senior Circle @ Marlboro Park Hospital 1138 Cheraw Hwy. Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2881 www.seniorcircle.com

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region III Orangeburg DSS 2570 St. Matthews Rd. Orangeburg, SC 29116-1087 (803) 515-1846 Child Support Enforcement Regional III 3346 Rivers Ave. - Suite E North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9700 Fax: (843) 953-9155 www.state.sc.us/dss/csed Covering: Allendale, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Hampton, Jasper, Orangeburg Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone who has dependent children under 18 years old Fee: Refer to Agency Helps locate a parent who has abandoned a child, whether that person has or has not provided financial support. Helps track down the parent, who is then made legally responsible for ongoing support. Will also establish paternity of child. Service available in Spanish.

First Baptist Head Start Center 124 Presley Ave Summerville, SC, 29483 (843) 821-4442 Fax: (843) 821-4425 Harleyville-Ridgville Elementary School-EHS 1650 East Main St Dorchester, SC, 29437 (843) 614-7505 Fax: (843) 462-7647 Williams Memorial Elementary-EHS 290 South Metts Street St George, SC, 29477 (843) 614-7498 Fax: (843) 563-5929 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Underprivileged preschool and disadvantaged children in the Tricounty area. Also pregnant women and children birth-3 yrs. Fee: NONE Provides education, social services, parent involvement; health, disability programs; and nutrition, visual, dental and counseling services. Field trips for children. Classes for children ages 3 and 4. Hours 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.. Offers 11-month program for birth to 3 yrs. from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Also offers extended day-care hours. Contact main and satellite offices for locations and applications First Steps 760 Travelers Blvd., Suite A P.O. Box 606 Summerville, SC 29484 Phone: (843) 873-3507

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Mental Health Center, Dorchester County Charleston/Dorchester MHC 106 Springview Ln. Summerville, SC 29485 (843) 873-5063 Adult intake (843) 414-2350 Mobile Crisis (843) 871-4030 Child, adolescent, family 1-800-768-2936 Toll-free 1-800-647-2066 TDD Fax: (843) 851-2110 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Dorchester County Fee: Refer to Agency Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders. Provides individual and group counseling, after care programs, crisis counseling, referrals to other community agencies. Child and adolescent services are available. Medicaid and Medicare are accepted. Services available to indigent consumers. Services available for hearing-impaired. Spanish-speaking interpreters available. TeenLine P.O. Box 71583 N. Charleston, SC 29415-1583 (843) 747-TEEN (8336) 1-800-273-TALK (8255) Fax: (843) 744-4377 www.charlestonteenline.org Hours: M-F 4 - 8 p.m. ELG: Middle and high school students Fee: NONE

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Summerville Learning Center Early Headstart 1325 Boonehill Rd., Suite ASummerville, SC, 29483 (843) 821-4462 Fax: (843) 821-4462

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Trained teens provide general, confidential phone counseling, listening support and crisis intervention on any issue. Information and referral for services in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Volunteer training held three times a year. Please call for more information.

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll free numbers on Page 9

Main office for Dorchester School District Four. Coordinates K-12 and adult educational programs. Dorchester School District Two 102 Greenwave Blvd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 873-2901 Fax: (843) 873-4053 www.dorchester2.k12.sc.us Hours: M-Th 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. F 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Coordinates K-12 and adult education programs. Office houses all department heads. Educational Opportunity Center (Trident Tech.) 66 Columbus St. Charleston, SC 29423-8067 (843) 722-5509 (843) 574-6132 (843) 899-8020 (843) 574-6291 Fax: (843) 722-5551 www.tridenttech.edu/eoc Hours: M-Th 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone 19 years and older Fee: NONE EOC Education specialists offer assistance and information to help adults enroll in a college of their choice; comprehensive career counseling; assistance with financial aid; admissions applications; and GED counseling and referral. GED-General Educational Preparation Trident Technical College P.O. Box 118067 N. Charleston, SC 29423-8067 (843) 574-6022 Fax: (843) 572-6310 www.tridenttech.edu Hours: TuTh 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. ELG: Ages 19 and up or high school dropout with principal's recommendation Fee: $60 + Text ($18.75) Application and courses for preparation of GED exam. Call (843) 574-6152 to register.

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

See hospitals listed under Health Care

Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Lowcountry Pregnancy Center 2810 Ashley Phosphate Rd. Suite B-12 North Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 553 - 3505 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403 Alpha Pregnancy Center 345 Farmington Rd. Summerville , SC 29483 (843) 875-5623 Hours: 24 hours a day; Hotline after 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE An anti-abortion organization that provides free pregnancy testing, education on pregnancy and alternatives to abortion, and childbirth classes. Assists mother and baby with clothing, housing and furnishings. Offers classes on single-parenting and breastfeeding. Counseling and referral for adoption, foster care, medical care and legal assistance.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Adult Reading Literacy Program (Dorchester County) 1325-A Boone Hill Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 832-7851 ext. 12 Fax: (843) 821-3982 Hours: M-Th 8 a.m. - 4p.m., Fri. 8a.m.3:30p.m. ELG: Any Adult Fee: Refer to Agency Provides assistance to adults who cannot read or who read poorly. Offers English as a Second Language (ESL) also. Dorchester School District Four 500 Ridge St. St. George, SC 29477 (843) 563-4535 Fax: (803) 563-9269 www.dorchester4.k12.sc.us Hours: M-Th 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE

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Trident Literacy Association 5416-B Rivers Ave., 2nd Floor N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 747-2223 N. Charleston (843) 553-3448 Goose Creek (843) 761-6033 Moncks Corner Fax: (843) 744-2970 www.tridentliteracy.org Hours: M-Th 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. ELG: Anyone desiring to upgrade their basic skills who is at least 16 and not in school Fee: One-time $20 materials fee Basic reading and math classes, GED preparation, English as a Second Language (ESL) classes and basic computer classes. All classes are open to the public. Call association for times and locations. Volunteers needed as tutors. Please call 747-2223 to register for training. Wando Community Education Program 1000 Warrior Way Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466 (843) 881-8272 Fax: (843) 881-8225 www..charlestoncoce.org Hours: Refer to Agency ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Extended Day after-school program in public schools (grades K-5). Personal enrichment classes for children. Adult personal enrichment classes offered in the evening. Computer education classes also offered. Afternoon enrichment classes for senior citizens (55 and over). Refer to agency for dates and times. GED-Adult Educational Berkeley - (843) 899-8635 Charleston - (843) 937-6325 or (843) 937-6407 Dorchester - (843) 873-7372 Trident (843) 574-1800

Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Handicapped persons over age 18 Fee: NONE Employment for people with barriers to employment. Clothing, furniture and household items sold at a reasonable price to the general public. Fee-based computer training; free jobsearch assistance, resume preparation and career counseling. Job Lines 174 East Bay Street Charleston S.C. 29403 (843) 724-7388 Fax: (843) 724-7358 City of Charleston (843) 720-3907 County of Charleston (843) 958-4719 Chas. County Library (843) 805-6811 MUSC (843) 792-7180 Trident Tech. (843) 572-6262 ext. 9029 Trident Med. (843) 727-1306 ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE A listing of job positions currently available. Included is the job description, eligibility, etc. Job Service of Summerville 2885 West 5th North Street; P.O. Box 1868 Summerville, SC 29484 (843) 821-0695 Fax: (843) 871-1446 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 16 & up (unless company policy is 14 & up) Fee: NONE Provides job placement, job development services, testing and counseling services. Recruits, screens and refers applicants to training programs in the area. Special services for veterans offered. Services available in Spanish. Trident One-Stop Career Center 1930 Hanahan Rd., Suite 200 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 574-1800 1-888-226-1606 Fax: (843) 574-1808 Hours: M-F 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Services to bring employment, employment training, community education, business training, and human services agencies under one roof.

Houses such agencies as the SC Employment Security Commission, Charleston County Employment Administration, Trident Tech College office, Goodwill Industries, Charleston County Human Services Commission, Charleston/Berkeley County School Districts Adult and Continuing Education, Charleston Area Senior Citizens, Job Corps, CARTA Bus Pass, Chas. and Berk. DSS, Telemon Corp. and SC Vocational Rehabilitation. Services available in Spanish. Also disability access. 1-800-735-2905 Trident One Stop Career Center 1930 Hanahan Rd. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 574-1800 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone; some screening required Fee: Refer to agency Provides skill training and on-thejob training. Matches aptitude with employment in the community and helps individuals find employment. Aptitude, IQ and academic tests given. Vocational Rehabilitation (Berkeley/ Dorchester) 2954 S. Live Oak Dr. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 1-866-297-6808 (843) 761-6036 Fax: (843) 761-5810 (843) 761-5819 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Must have physical or mental condition which is an impediment to employment Fee: NONE Vocational assessment and counseling. Assistance with training and job placement.

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Ambulatory Women's Health Services (MUSC) 135 Cannon St. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-5300 Fax: (843) 953-8950 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Complete OB/GYN services. Family planning clinic.

EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES

Goodwill Industries 2150 Eagle Drive N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 566-0072 Fax: (843) 566-0062 www.palmettogoodwill.org

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Public Health Department (Dorchester County) 500 N. Main St. , Suite 9 Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 832-0041 Fax: (843) 851-9735 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Dorchester County or in SC Fee: Refer to Agency Provides counseling, pregnancy tests and birth control information. TB skin tests, AIDS counseling, sexually transmitted disease clinic, prenatal nutrition counseling. Public health education, social work services, WIC services, well child exams, immunizations. Spanish translation service available. St. George Clinic (Family Planning Only) 201 Gavin St. St. George , SC 29477 (843) 563-0107 (843) 832-0107 Fax: (843) 563-0147 Hours: Fri. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Residents of Dorchester County Fee: Refer to Agency Family Planning only.

Housing Authority (covers Dorchester County) State Office 300-C Outlet Pointe Blvd. Columbia, SC 29210 Main Phone: (803) 896-9001 1-866-701-0314 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Dorchester County residents. Provides help in obtaining housing for low income families, elderly, handicapped and those with notes from the city inspector stating their house has been condemned. Charleston County Human Services Commission Post Office Box 20968 Charleston, SC 29413 Phone: (843) 723-9285 Fax: (843) 724-6787 (Serving Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester Counties

During office hours, social work, mental health, medical clinic and substance abuse services provided for anyone who is homeless. Will help find permanent shelter. From Sept-May, Wednesdays, 6 - 8 p.m., MUSC holds primary care clinic for anyone. DSS (Dorch Co/St. George) Aid to Families w/ Dependent Children 903 Duke St. St. George, SC 29477 (843) 563-4299 Fax: (843) 563-5587 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Dorchester County in St. George area Fee: NONE Money and Medicaid to families in which the children are deprived of the care and support of at least one parent. Some services available in Spanish. www.state.sc.us/dss/ Medicaid (Dorchester County-St. George) 201 Johnston St., Bldg. 17 St. George , SC 29477 (843) 563-9524 (843) 832-0112 (843) 563-4337 Fax: (843) 563-9982 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: NONE The Medical Assistance Program, also known as MEDICAID, is a program that pays some medical bills for eligible people with low incomes. DHHS Post Office Box 13748 201 Johnson St. Building 17 St. George, SC 29477 (843) 563-4299 DHHS - Summerville Office Post Office Box 13748 216 Orangeburg Road Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 821-0444 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Berkeley/Dorchester Economic Development Corp. P.O. Box 609 N. Hwy. 52 Moncks Corner, SC 29430 (843) 761-8244 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Berkeley and DorchesterCounty Fee: NONE Food pantry, aid with utilities, rent, medical bills, weatherization, etc. Temporary shelter, transitional housing program. Job training, Head Start for entire Tri-county area, job program for youth and adult offenders, child development programs through DSS. Project SHARE helps needy customers pay fuel bills between October 31 March 31. Elderly, handicapped and low income customers can receive assistance during heating season.

Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Residents of Berkeley and Dorchester counties Fee: NONE Food pantry, aid with utilities, rent, medical bills, weatherization, etc. Temporary shelter, transitional housing program. Job training, Head Start for entire Tri-county area, job program for youth and adult offenders, child development programs through DSS. Project SHARE helps needy customers pay fuel bills. Distributed October 31 - March 31. Elderly, handicapped and low income customers can receive assistance during heating season. Crisis Ministries 573 Meeting St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 723-9477 Fax: (843) 723-7563 Hours: M-F 8a.m. - 5p.m. office hours; program hours listed in description ELG: Anyone (must be sober) Fee: NONE Soup kitchen seven days a week, M-Sa 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Su 11:30 a.m.1 p.m. Homeless Services: Men's shelter opens at 6 p.m.. Must be out by 7 a.m. next day. Family Center: open 24 hrs. Both shelters provide evening and breakfast meals. Showers available during p.m. shelter hours for people there.

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Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Nehemiah Ministries 4144 O'Hare Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 566-1691 On-call 24hrs/day (843) 813-0640 Night-time emergency Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. ELG: Women in need of temp. housing or assistance Fee: Refer to Agency Christian-based program assisting women and children in need with temporary housing, employment and school. No time limit as long as they are working towards independence. Salvation Army Service Unit (Dorchester County) 131 S. Main St. Summerville, SC 29484 (843) 851-2368 Fax: (843) 851-7636 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. ELG: Referrals for emergencies only Fee: NONE Assistance for utilities, rental assistance, food, clothing, and disaster relief. Furniture for fire victims and individuals moving from a shelter to permanent housing. Distribution of meals for needy families at Thanksgiving and distribution of toys and food for needy families at Christmas. Limited one-time assistance with prescriptions. Trident United Way (Dorchester County) 117 S. Main St. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 821-5000 1-800-882-0676 Toll-free Fax: (843) 851-4152 www.tuw.org Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. ELG: Refer to agency Fee: NONE Involved in fundraising, comprehensive planning and development, public education and awareness, services for the aging, information and referral.

Houses many agencies on-site to serve the community. WIC (Women Infants & Children) Summerville Office 500 N. Main Street, Ste. 9 Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 832-0041 Toll free: 1-888-553-6844 Fax: (843) 851-9735 www.scdhec.gov Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Income eligibility requirement Fee: NONE Provides vouchers for food to pregnant and breastfeeding women or women with children under 5. Program for low income families to insure that children have an adequate diet, to improve birth weight of babies and to provide nutritional education programs. Service in Spanish available.

Provides general hospital services including an emergency room and clinics. Provides to community, free of charge, a variety of seminars, workshops and special needs projects related to health issues and community needs through MUSC. Pastoral care, vocational rehabilitation and pharmacy available. With DSS, MIAP, Medicaid, and financial counseling available. Some service available in Spanish. Public Health Department (Dorchester County) 500 N. Main St., Suite 9 Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 832-0041 Fax: (843) 851-9735 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Dorchester County or in SC Fee: Refer to Agency Provides counseling, pregnancy tests and birth control information. TB skin tests, AIDS counseling, sexually transmitted disease clinic, prenatal nutrition counseling. Public health education, social work services, WIC services, well child exams, immunizations. Spanish translation service available. Public Health Department (St. George) 201 Gavin St. St. George , SC 29477 (843) 563-0107 (843) 832-0107 Fax: (843) 563-0147 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ELG: Residents of Dorchester County Fee: Refer to Agency Provides child health/EPSDT, children rehabilitative services, birth control, health education, health promotion, HIV/ AIDS, immunizations, nutrition, sexually transmitted disease control, social work, vital statistics, WIC (Women, Infants & Children), breastfeeding promotion and Medicaid information. TB screens and counseling. Environmental health: (843) 821-9524. Home health: (843) 875-8510. Service available in Spanish.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Bon Secours - St. Francis Hospital CareAlliance Health Services 2095 Henry Tecklenburg Dr. Charleston, SC 29414-0001 (843) 402-1000 (843) 402-CARE (2273) HealthLine www.carealliance.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency A 141-bed state-of-the-art acute care facility with the only fullservice, fully accredited emergency department West of the Ashley. Services include Women's, Infants' & Children's' Services, Digestive Health & Continence Center, the Spine & Sports Medicine Center and Diabetes Treatment Center. Other services include pain management and biofeedback, ambulatory surgery, a speech and hearing clinic and the only Clinical Pastoral Education program in the Low country. Charleston Memorial Hospital 326 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 792-2300 www.musc.edu/cmh Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency

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HealthLine (CareAlliance) - St. Francis Hospital CareAlliance Health Services 20 Teckleburg Drive Charleston, SC 29414 (843) 402-2273 or 402-1000 Fax: (843) 750-5761 www.carealliance.com Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Provides information on different health topics, physician referral, support group information and information on various classes offered at Roper and Bon Secours - St. Francis Hospitals. MUSC Hospital 169 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-2300 www.musc.edu/medcenter/muschosp.html Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency General hospital services, trauma center and clinics. Interpreters available for many languages. Nurse-Midwifery Services MUSC Family Medicine Center 295 Calhoun Street Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-3451 Appointments (843) 792-1788 Nurse Midwifery office Fax: (843) 792-1207 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Women needing health care for childbearing or gynecological needs. Infant and children, birth to 18 years. Fee: Refer to Agency. Free pregnancy test, prenatal care including labor, delivery and postpartum management, annual physical, Pap smears, high school and college physicals, birth control/family planning (Norplant, birth control shot, birth control pills, Diaphragms, IUD's). Treatment of STD's, immunizations, well-baby and child check-ups, sick child checkups and treatment, counseling of children, counseling on behavior and coping issues, and referrals given to pediatric specialists in the community. Certification required for eligibility for family planning. Labwork on-site. Breastfeeding and lactation consultant services.

Roper Hospital CareAlliance Health Services 316 Calhoun St. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 789-1751 (843) 402-CARE (402-2273) for info about services www.carealliance.com Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to agency A 453-bed acute care facility and regional referral center located in downtown Charleston, offering the latest technology and treatment at Roper Heart Center, Roper Cancer Center, Roper Neuroscience Center and through Women's, Infants' & Children's Services. Additional services include Orthopedic care and the Joint Replacement Center, Bloodless Medicine and Surgery program, SleepWake Disorders Center, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, ambulatory surgery and a 24-hour emergency room. Trident Medical Center 9330 Medical Plaza Dr. Charleston, SC 29406-9195 (843) 797-7000 1-866-TRI-DENT (874-9962) -- Toll-free Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: Refer to Agency Hospitals and Medical Centers: Daniel Island Medical Center 216-5072 Moncks Corner Medical Center 761-8721 Summerville Medical Center 832-5000 Trident Medical Center 797-7000 For information concerning programs and support groups (see list below) dial 797-FIND (3463), M-Sa 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

DDSN 843-871-1285 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

LEGAL AID

Family Court (Dorchester County) P.O. Box 1885 Summerville, SC 29484-1885 (843) 832-0360 Summerville (843) 832-0160 St. George Fax: (843) 832-0359 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: Refer to Agency Original and exclusive jurisdiction in all matters pertaining to children under 17 years old where the child is dealt with as a delinquent. Must have attorney and must go through the Department of Juvenile Justice. Hears divorce, custody, support, adoption and domestic abuse (restraining order) cases Guardian Ad Litem Program, Governors Office (Dorc.) 310 North Gum Street Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 875-9842 Fax: (843) 875-6679 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Children involved in DSS cases Fee: NONE Appoints volunteers to act as special advocates for children involved in Family Court DSS cases. Guardians investigate, oversee child's care and services, and represent the child in court. Lawyer Referral Service, SC 950 Taylor St. Columbia, SC 29202 1-800-868-2284 (803) 733-7100 www.scbar.org/public.asp Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Medical University of SC 19 Hagood Ave. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-3561 Fax: (843) 792-4695 BabyNet MUSC, c/o CRS 19 Hagood Ave. Charleston, SC 29425 (843) 792-3561 Fax: (843) 792-4695

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Fee: $25 consultation fee for 30 minutes. Referral to a lawyer who will see client for 1/2 hour for a low fee. Further services and fees are subject to discussion and agreement between the attorney and the client. Office of Ombudsman Governor's Division 1205 Pendelton St. Room 447 Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 734-5049 (803) 734-0285 Client Assistance Program (CAP) (803) 734-1147 TDD Fax: (803) 734-0546 www.myscgov.com Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Investigates complaints involving public agencies and organizations, provides information regarding community resources and assists constituents in obtaining benefits and services entitled to them, refers constituents for various health and human services needs, and provides general information in reference to our state and the First Family. Also offers the Client Assistance Program (CAP) which provides information and advocacy for clients or applicants of the South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department, Commission for the Blind, or Independent Living Program. Probate Court (Dorchester County) 101 Ridge St. St. George, SC 29477 (843) 563-0105 Fax: (843) 563-0245 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Mental and drug and alcohol commitments. Must have referral from another agency. Fee: Refer to Agency Involuntary psychiatric commitment to state hospital. Involuntary commitment for drug and alcohol abuse treatment. Appoints guardians and conservator for those persons who are incapacitated and are no longer capable of handling his/her assets or making important decisions. Minor settlements

Victim Assistance (Dorchester Solicitor's Office) 140 N. Main St., Suite 102 Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 871-2640 Fax: (843) 871-2643 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Any victims of crime in Dorchester County -- general sessions court only Fee: NONE Advocacy for victims of violent and misdemeanor (general sessions) crimes. Victim is notified of progress from crime to court -- notification of progress may go to police first and process may take four to eight weeks after crime. Assists victims in filling out compensation forms, supplying information and providing courtroom escort and advocacy.

Fee: Insurance, Medicaid/care Substance abuse/dual diagnosis treatment center. Services include: diagnostic assessment, inpatient and outpatient detoxification and treatment, medical detox and rehab, acupuncture, day treatment, intensive outpatient treatment, adolescent dual diagnosis program. In-patient - 24 hours a day. Intensive outpatient, evening groups. Intensive out patient: M, Tu, Th, F, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. plus individual counseling, medication management. Outpatient appointments are variable throughout the week. For CDAP research opportunities, call 792-2727 and speak with Kenna or Sarah. Active suicidality is NOT a prerequisite for clinical treatment. Dorchester Alcohol and Drug Commission 500 N. Main St., Suite 4 Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 871-4790 Fax: (843) 871-8579 www.dadc.org Hours: M-Th 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Tri-county area Fee: Refer to Agency Dedicated to providing area residents with high quality, yet affordable, evaluation, treatment and prevention services for alcohol and drug problems, as well as other personal or family issues that require counseling. Intensive outpatient therapy, domestic violence programs for victims and perpetrators. Offers ADSAP program for DUI offenders. Narcotics Anonymous (NA) P.O. Box 60877 Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 852-3001 Helpline (843) 720-8031 (843) 875-1130 Electronic Meeting List http://www.crna.org Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone with drug-related problems Fee: NONE Anonymous support group for drug abusers. Refer to agency for meeting times and locations. Uses the 12-step approach to addictions.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous Tri-county Intergroup Office 3005 W. Montague Ave. Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 554-2998 (843) 723-9633 Hotline Fax: (843) 554-7835 www.charleston.net/org/aa/ Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Help for people with alcohol problems. Answering service will have an AA member return the call and arrange to meet with and take the caller to an AA meeting. Will give meeting time for a signer for the hearing impaired. Sale of AA literature. Provides an AA reading room. Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs (CDAP) MUSC Department of Psychiatry 29 Leinbach Drive Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 792-5200 Intensive Outpatient (843) 792-9888 Inpatient Admission (843) 792-8162 Outpatient Counseling Fax: (843) 792-5750 Hours: See program description. ELG: Anyone

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New Life Program Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Dr. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 722-0100 Fax: (843) 958-3518 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Substance-dependent pregnant or postpartum women with children ages 0-5. Fee: Refer to Agency Substance abuse treatment program for pregnant and parenting women and their children age birth thru 5 yrs old. Services include education, lifeskills, group and individual counseling, parenting classes, relapse prevention, and mental health services. Residential situation with average stay of six weeks. Therapeutic child care is a part of the New Life Program. Step Ahead Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Drive Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 722-0100 or (843) 958-3542 Fax: (843) 958-3554 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Women ages 17+ and a maximum of 2 children, birth to 8 years of age from the Tri-county area Fee: Refer to Agency An intervention program for women with serious alcohol and drug problems. Provides transitional housing to women in need of a safe recovery environment while undergoing intensive treatment on site. Services include group therapy, individual counseling, family counseling, therapeutic child care, plus education, health, life skills and vocational training and awareness. Contact Lola King at (843) 958-3548 for intake information. Youth Programs Charleston Center 5 Charleston Center Dr. Charleston, SC 29401 (843) 722-0100 Fax: (843) 958-3313 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Substance abusing adolescents and their families, children of addicted parents

Fee: Refer to Agency Intensive outpatient, outpatient, alcohol and drug awareness (ADA), ScIP (school program). Agencies available in Dorchester (843) 871-8579 and Berkeley (843) 577-9181 counties.

DSS (Dorchester County) Adult Protective Services 216 Orangeburg Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 821-0444 (843) 563-9524 Fax: (843) 563-9982 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone in Dorchester County Fee: NONE Takes reports of elderly abuse or neglect. Caseworker will investigate abuse and neglect from all parties (relative, neighbor, etc.) Reports are kept absolutely confidential. Services available in Spanish DSS (Dorchester County) Child Protective Services 216 Orangeburg Rd. Summerville, SC 29483 (843) 821-0444 (843) 563-9524 St. George Fax: (843) 875-8528 www.state.sc.us/dss/ Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone in Dorchester County Fee: NONE Takes report of child abuse or neglect. Caseworkers will investigate abuse and neglect reports from all parties (relative, neighbor, etc.). Reports are kept absolutely confidential. Service available in Spanish. Family Violence Treatment Center 3175 W. Montague Ave. N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 745-9111 Fax: (843) 747-2657 www.familyviolence.com Hours: Call for information ELG: Residents of the Tri-county area Fee: Refer to Agency Provides specialized psychotherapeutic services for perpetrators of physical, sexual and emotional abuse through nationally trained professionals and certified programs. Has programs set up to address anger management, domestic violence and sexual abuse. For the Victims Family Services 4925 LaCross Dr., Suite 215 Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 744-1348 Fax: (843) 744-2886 www.familyserviceschassc.com

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

BCD - Rural Transportation Management Association 305 Heatley St. Moncks Corner, SC 29461 (843) 899-4096 1-800-966-6631 Fax: (843) 899-6553 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Tri-county residents Fee: Call for information Provides affordable public transportation through the Tri-county area. Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Dept. of Social Services (843) 832-0112

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Domestic Abuse Shelter My Sister's House P.O. Box 71171 N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 225-9311 1-800-273-HOPE 4673 Fax: (843) 747-6592 www.charleston.net/org/mysister Hours: Call for information ELG: Battered women Fee: NONE Support groups for women dealing with domestic abuse issues. Groups sponsored by My Sister's House. Meetings held in Summerville, Goose Creek, Charleston, N. Charleston and Moncks Corner. Service available in Spanish by appointment.

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Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: NONE Educational group for victims of abusive relationships. Also offers anger management. Lowcountry Children's Center, The Dee Norton 1061 King St. Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 723-3600 Fax: (843) 720-7106 www.lowcountrychildrenscenter.org Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Abused and victimized children in tri-county area Fee: Sliding scale Provides a safe, supportive childfocused environment for the delivery of services to children who are abused. Also can assess children when abuse is suspected. Parent support offered. Medical exams and treatment provided. Services available in Spanish. People Against Rape (PAR) 2154 N. Center Street, Ste. 302-C N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 745-0144 1-800-241-7273 (24 hours) Fax: (843) 745-0119 www.peopleagainstrape.org Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Victims and anyone concerned about rape, past or present Fee: NONE PAR is the rape crisis center for the Tri-county. Crisis counseling, advocacy, Information & Referral for recent and past victims of sexual assault and sexual abuse. Provides same services for family members and friends of rape victims. Staffs a 24 hour crisis line and accompanies victims to a local hospital for medical exam. PAR offers confidential support groups for rape survivors and adult survivors of childhood sexual assault. PAR educates the community about sexual assault by speaking to community organizations and local schools. Service available in limited Spanish.

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (S.A.N.E. Dorch. County) Trident Medical Center 9330 Medical Plaza Drive N. Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 797-8860 ER Fax: (843) 797-4972 Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone in Dorchester County who has been sexually assaulted Fee: NONE The SANE unit is designed for sexual assault examinations to provide care in a non-threatening environment for Dorchester County. Facility uses Language Line - by phone, over 140 languages

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region V 2638 Two Notch Rd. Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 898-7561

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Edgefield Mental Health Center 409 Simpkins Street Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-5788

Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services - Child Support Enforcement Regional Office 240 Stoneridge Drive, Ste. 400 Greystone Bldg #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566 Fax: (803) 929-2553

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Edgefield County Hospital Hwy 25 By Pass Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-3174

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (803) 694-7630

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Head Start Center 141 SE Diggs Street Trenton, SC 29847 (803) 275-4060 Fax: (803) 275-3015 Hours: M-F 7:30-4:30 Early learning program ages 3-5. First Steps 416 Calhoun Street; P.O. Box 295 Edgefield, SC 29824 Phone: (803) 275-0800

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected] Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Edgefield Public Health Dept. 21 Star Road Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4035 Fax: (803) 637-4039

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 500 W.A. Reel Drive Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4040 Fax: (803) 637-5230 DHHS Post Office Box 386; 120 W.A. Reel Drive Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4040

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9

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The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission 237 N. Hospital Street P.O. Box 1326 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-8434 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Edgefield County Public Health Dept. 21 Star Road Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4035 Edgefield Senior Citizens Council (803) 637-5326 Offers transportation, home delivered meals, & case management Edgefield County Housing Authority (803) 637-6688 or 1-800-922-5504 Salvation Army (864) 229-3407

McCormick Family Practice 219-A North Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 Fax: (864) 852-3339 Carolina Dental Practice 219-B North Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2571 Saluda Family Practice 219 Greenwood Hwy. P.O. Box 275 Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2181 Calhoun Falls Family Practice 535 Jackson Street Calhoun Falls, SC 29628 (864) 418-8578 Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 South Greenwood Avenue P.O. Box 389 Ware Shoals, SC 29629 (864) 456-7436 Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road, P.O. Box 128 Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 Fax: (803) 685-5831 Margaret J. Weston Medical Center Highway 421 at Stormbranch Road Clearwater, SC 29822 (803) 593-9283 Margaret J. Weston Community Health Center - Aiken 1211 University Lane Aiken, SC 29801 (803) 648-4744 Fax: (803) 649-2231 Edgefield County Hospital Hwy 25 By-Pass Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-3174

BabyNet Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5982 (864) 942-3600 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 864-942-8900

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Legal Services Agency of Western Carolina (864) 223-4879 1-800-922-3114

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Cornerstone Treatment Ctr. 1420 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-1001 Fax: (864) 227-3619

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation LogistiCare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Edgefield County (803) 637-4040 The Edgefield County Senior Citizens Council 15 Center Spring Road Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-5326

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Edgefield County Public Health Dept. 21 Star Road Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4035 Fax: (803) 637-4039 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446 Fax: (864) 229-8037

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 500 W.A. Reel Drive Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4040

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5902 or (864) 227-5995

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Greenwood Shelter For Abused Women (Meg's House) P.O. Box 3410 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 227-1890 or 1-800-447-7992 Fax: (864) 229-7663 Cumbee Center To Assist Abused Persons (803) 649-0480 (803) 641-4162 Edgefield Satellite Office: Center for Survivors (803) 637-4037 Center For Survivors P.O. Box 211 Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4037 Dept. of Social Services 500 W.A. Reel Drive Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4040

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FAIRFIELD

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg II 454 South Anderson Road Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-9626 1-800-922-1537

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Fairfield Mental Health Clinic 1073 U. S. Hwy 321 South Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 737-3039 (803) 635-4689 Fax: (803) 635-8056 Fairfield Behavioral Health Services 200 Calhoun Street P.O. Box 388 Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-2335

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Birthright of Columbia 1405 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 765-0165 Christian organization with free pregnancy testing and emergency shelter for pregnant women wishing to carry the pregnancy to term. Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 771-6634 All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Education, training, gynecological exams, HIV/AIDS testing, and STD testing

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 P.O. Box 1270 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 898-9282 Fax: (803) 898-9465

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Fairfield Memorial Hospital Hwy 321 By-Pass Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-5548 Helpline United Way 2-1-1 Crisis, Intervention, Information, Referral Hannah House 1726 Sumter Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 771-4357 (may call collect) Fax: (803) 771-2975 Transitional home for women & children United Way of the Midlands 1800 Main Street P.O. Box 152 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 733-5400 (803) 799-7803

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Fairfield Head Start Center 175 Medley Road Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1775 Fax: (803) 635-1776 Kelly Miller Head Start Center 255 Kelly Miller Rd Winnsboro, SC, 29180-6218 (803) 712-9694 First Steps 101 N. Congress St., Suite 1; P.O. Box 215 Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1590

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CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

Carolina Community Actions 400 S. Congress Street Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-3606 Fax: (803) 712-1266 Vocational counseling, financial assistance with job training Employment Security Commission 1009 Kincaid Bridge Road Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-2292 Assistance with job search Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 15 Battleship Rd. Extn. Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1068 (803) 425-6470

Fairfield Community Food Bank 403 Fairfield St Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-9234 Hours: T & Th 9 a.m. - noon Salvation Army 2025 Main Street P. O. Box 2786 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 765-0260 American Red Cross Fairfield Services Center 219 A North Congaree Street P.O. Box 677 Winnsboro, SC 29180 1-800-922-5779 (Emergency only) (803) 635-5779 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Fairfield County Public Health Dept. 1136 Kincaid Bridge Road Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-6481 Dept. of Social Services Hwy 321 By-Pass Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-5502 Food stamps, Medicaid, and Work support program. Dept. of Social Services Food Bank (803) 635-5502 DHHS Post Office Box 1139; 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-5502 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility.

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Fairfield County Public Health Dept. 1136 Kincaid Bridge Road Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-6481 Fax: (803) 635-1410 Palmetto Family Primary Health Center 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd., Ste. A Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1052 Fax: (803) 635-2297

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Fairfield County Literacy Council 109 A West College Street P.O. Box 152 Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-2185 Center for Professional & Economic Development, Midland Technical College, Continuing Education Division P.O. Box 2408 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 691-3952 Clemson University Cooperative Extension Services 96 US Hwy 321 South Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-4722 (803) 635-4918

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING, & HOUSING SUPPORT SERVICES

Carolina Community Action Agency (CAA) 400 South Congaree Street Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-3606 Fax: (803) 712-1266 Help with job search, rent, utilities, and prescriptions. Good Samaritan House 205 S. Congress Street Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-6986 Provides short term shelter, meals, utility and rental help, clothes, and referrals.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Fairfield County Workforce Investment Act (WIA) (803) 635-2812 Prepares people for employment through training

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Hannah House 1726 Sumter Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 771-4357 (may call collect) Transitional home for women & children. Fairfield County Housing Authority (Columbia) (803) 898-1847

LEGAL AID SERVICES

The SC Centers for Equal Justice 2109 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 799-9668 1-888-799-9668

Palmetto Citizens Against Sexual Assault 106 North York Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-5232 (803) 286-0520 fax Fairfield Satellite Winnsboro number is (803) 635-8021 Dept. of Social Services Hwy 321 By-Pass Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-5502 Prevent Child Abuse Children's Trust of SC (803) 733-5430 Parent education & support, Parenting Aide Services in the home, education on Baby Basics, referrals. Fairfield County Administrative Office (803) 635-1415

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Fairfield Behavioral Health Services P. O. Box 388, 200 Calhoun Street Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-2335 Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 254-5301 Winnsboro (803) 635-9292 Fairfield County Behavioral Health Center 200 Calhoun Street Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-2335 Fax: (803) 635-9695 Provides comprehensive substance abuse intervention, prevention and referral services.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Fairfield Memorial Hospital 102 US Hwy 321 By-Pass North Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-5548 Martin Primary Health Care Center 56 US Hwy 321 Bypass North Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-6099 Fax: (803) 635-6343 Fairfield County Public Health Dept. 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd. Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-6481 Palmetto Family Primary Health Center 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd., Ste. A P.O. Box 326 Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1052

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation (803) 635-6177 or 635-6178

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2800 BabyNet Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street, Rm. 2011 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2990 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 803-635-2154

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 114 E. Washington Street Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-5502 Sistercare, Inc. P.O. Box 1029 Columbia, SC 29202 1-800-637-7606 (803) 765-9428 Fairfield County: (803) 635-2821

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region 4 Business and Tech. Center-112 181 E. Evans Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637 For Emergencies call: 1-888-722-2580

Lake City Head Start 209 Graham Road P.O. Box 213 Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-5466/5576 Olanta Head Start Hwy 341 Olanta, SC 29114 (843) 396-9713 Pamplico Head Start 103 S. Hickory Street P.O. Box 518 Pamplico, SC 29583 (843) 493-0359 (843) 493-3062 FDTC Head Start Child Development Center 2715 W. Lucas Street P.O. Box 100548 Florence, SC 29501-1242 (843) 678-3414 Progressive Learning Academy 1705 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 665-5101 Fax (843) 665-5202 www.progressivelearningacademy.com Hours:6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Services: childcare, summer camp, and behavioral health services First Steps 658 S. Coit Street Florence, SC 29501 Phone: (843) 629-0202

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Lake City Mental Health Center 675 N. Matthews Road Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-7600 Fax: (843) 661-4892 Connie Maxwell Children's Home Pee Dee Campus (843) 665-9417 Fax: (843) 673-0174 A residential /home for girls, ages 12-17, with mild behavioral problems. (90 day program). Pee Dee Mental Health Center 125 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 317-4081 (Children) Pee Dee Mental Health Center 125 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 317-4089 Counseling Center 125 Warley Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 678-0054 Divorce Care Florence Baptist Temple P.O. Box 12809 Florence, SC 29504 (843) 662-0453 (ext. 3021) www.fbt.org/divorcecare Eastern Carolina Community Foundation 234 W. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-1131

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Road, Suite D Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750 Child Support Enforcement Regional Office 2120 W. Jody Road, Suite D Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-4750 Fax: (843) 661-4758

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Thelma Brown Head Start 304 N. Alexander Street Florence, SC 29504 (843) 678-3417 Ext. 119 R.N. Beck Head Start 1001 W. Sumter Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 679-3428 (843) 678-3427 Hours: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Mental Health Association 514 Dargan Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-5407 Circle Park Behavioral Health Services 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29502 (843) 665-9349

Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

Florence One Stop Workforce Center 1558 W. Evans Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 669-4271 www.peedeewib.org Goodwill Industries of Florence (888) 560-0072 Listings for Florence jobs found at www.palmettogoodwill.org/employment Lake City One Stop Workforce Center 209 Graham Road Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 374-0970, ext. 1054 www.peedeewib.org

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals under Health Care American Red Cross (843) 673-1900 Florence (843) 662-8121 Darlington (843) 623-7395 Chesterfield Emergency Relief in Disaster and Fire.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Adult Education Florence School District 3 (843) 374-5517 Florence-Darlington Tech. College (843) 661-8310 McLeod Resource Center 927 Day Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 777-5493

Job Corps 1558 W. Evans Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 669-4271

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Bethany Christian Services 1113 44th Ave. North, Suite 304 Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 839-5433 24 hour hotline, pregnancy testing, pregnancy-post abortion-single parent counseling support group. Babies clothing and supply closet, adoption services. www.bethany.org/southcarolina Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 Carver Public Health Center 1001 W. Sumter Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 676-1408 Lake City Public Health Dept. 137 N. Acline Street Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 667-1568 (843) 394-8822 Black River Healthcare, Inc. Olanta Medical Center 139 Main Street P.O. Box 488 Olanta, SC 29114 (843) 396-4619 or (843) 396-7641 Fax: (843) 396-4503 Johnsonville Health Department 123 E. Broadway P.O.Box 768 Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3573 Physician on call: (843) 248-9415 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2685 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 669-3354 Dept. of Social Services 345 S. Ron McNair Blvd. Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-8575 State Employment Service (843) 669-4271 Florence (843) 744-0581 Darlington Provides listing of local job openings

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll free numbers Page 9

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (843) 662-8114 Employment resources for the disabled only.

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FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING AND HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 2685 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 669-3354 Fax: (843) 665-2480 Medicaid (843) 673-1761 Dept. of Social Services 345 S. Ron McNair Blvd. Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-8575 DHHS 2685 S. Irby Street, Box 1 Florence, SC 29505 (843) 673-1767 DHHS - Lake City 345 S. Ron McNair Blvd. Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-8575 extns. 147, 148, 149 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Harvest Hope Food Bank 2513 W. Lucas Street Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-0826 www.harvesthope.org Heart to Hand Food Distribution Center 608 S. Ron McNair Blvd. Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 374-3400 Pee Dee Community Action Agency (843) 678-3400 Florence (843) 394-7440 Lake City Financial help with rent, utilities, etc.

Salvation Army 2210 Hoffmeyer Road Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-4461 (843) 332-9275 Help with rent and electric bill Social Security Administration 401 W. Evans Street Florence, SC 29501 (803) 662-4651 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. United Way of Florence County 1621 W. Palmetto Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-2407 Information and Referral Assistance for Local Social Services Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29502 (843) 661-4835 Fax: (843) 661-4844 Lake City Public Health Dept. 137 N. Acline Street Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 667-1568 Fax: (843) 364-8856 House of Hope for Women and Their Children 1020 W. Darlington Street Florence, SC 29501 Telephone: (843) 667-.9000 Fax: (843) 667-5013 Hrs: 24 hours daily Safe housing, food,and clothing for homeless women and their children House of Hope for Men 1327 Olanta Hwy. Effingham, SC 29541 Telephone: (843) 661-5377 Fax: (843) 661-0148 Safe housing, food, and clothing for homeless men

Manna House 450 Jarrott Street Florence, SC 29504 (843) 667-6077 Fax: (843) 317-9248 Soup Kitchen and Emergency Food Bank serving Breakfast and Lunch Mon-Fri, also serves as temporary Shelter from 8 a.m. - noon LightHouse Ministries 201 E. Elm Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 629-0830 Fax: (843) 629-9254 Hours: M-Th 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fri. 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Help with Utilities, Gas, and Rent Clemson Extension 2685 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 661-4800 Offers nutritional Programs and Advice, Family Life Conflict Resolution, 4-H programs for Youth Development and Risk Reduction. Pee Dee CAP Transitional Housing 411 Jarrett Street Florence, SC 29504 (864) 678-3410 Transitional and Emergency housing for homeless persons age 21 and older. Must be working , able to work, or in school. face to face interview required. Housing Authority (843) 669-4163 Florence County (843) 394-3541 Lake City (843) 386-3944 Johnsonville All Housing Authorities have low income housing distributed by an application process. Florence Habitat for Humanity 203 S. Kuker Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-1624 Eastern Carolina Community Development Corporation 474 W. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-4747

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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www.easterncarolinacdc.org Help people to: launch new businesses; attain post secondary education and training; secure jobs in the construction industry; and become first time homeowners. Santee-Lynches Affordable Housing And Community Development Corporation, Inc 255 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-0020 Toll Free: 1-877-736-0003 Affordable rental housing. Homeownership opportunities. Lease/ purchase program. Purchase/rehab/ resale program. Housing rehabilitation program. Economic development Area Served: Clarendon Darlington, Florence, Georgetown, Kershaw, Lee, Marion, Richland, Sumter and Williamsburg counties.

HopeHealth, Inc. 600 E. Palmetto Street P.O. Box 653 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 667-9414 Toll free: 1-888-841-5855 www.hope-health.org Services for those impacted by a positive HIV diagnosis HopeHealth at Francis Marion University 121 S. Evander Drive Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-1848 www.hope-health.org Black River Healthcare, Inc. Olanta Medical Center 139 Main Street P.O. Box 488 Olanta, SC 29114 (843) 396-4619 Fax: 843-396-4503 Hours: M T Th F 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Wed. 8 a.m. - noon Health Care Partners Community Health Center 123 E. Broadway P.O. Box 768 Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3573 Fax: (843) 386-2117 McLeod Regional Medical Center 555 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 777-2000 Black River Health Care 205 E. Main Street Olanta, SC 29501 (843) 396-4312 Health Care Partners of South Carolina Community Medical Center 123 E. Broadway P.O. Box 768 Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3573 Fax: (843) 386-2117 Physician on call: (843) 248-4700 Mercy Medical Free Clinic 514 S. Dargan Street, Ste. E Florence, SC 29506

(843) 667-9947 Hours: M-Th 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Fri. by appointment only American Cancer Society 1800 Second Loop Road P.O. Box 4508 Florence, SC 29502-4508 (843) 669-6349 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 181 E. Evans Street BTC -009 Suite 200 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 665-0985 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 Lake City Public Health Dept. 137 N. Acline Street Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 667-1568 Fax: (843) 364-8856 Carolinas Hospital System 805 Pamplico Hwy. Florence, SC 29505 (843) 674-5000 www.carolinashospital.com Black River Healthcare ­ Timmonsville Office 210 E. Market Street P.O. Box 27 Timmonsville, SC 29161 (843) 346-3730 www.blackriverhealthcare.org Carver Community Health Center 1001 W. Sumter Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 676 -1400

SPECIAL NEEDS

Pee Dee Speech and Hearing Center (843) 662-7802 Fax: (843) 662-5601 Provides all Speech and Hearing Services for all ages. Commission for the Blind (843) 661-4788 BabyNet Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 1-800-763-1223 Fax: (843) 661-4845

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Florence County Disabilities and Special Needs Board 1211 E. National Cemetery Road Florence, SC 29504 (843) 667-5007 Toll free: 1-800-340-4028 www.fcdsn.org Provides Support to Individuals with disabilities and their families, early intervention, respite care and summer care services Pee Dee Healthy Start 314 W. Pine Street Florence, SC 29551 (843) 662-1482 1-800-747-2229 A prevention program in response to high mortality, low birth weights and inadequate health care for women of childbearing age and their families in rural South Carolina Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Easter Seals of SC, Pee Dee Office P.O. Box 3209 Florence, SC 29502 www.easterseals.com Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

Serving: Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Florence and Marlboro

Pee Dee Crisis Home (843) 665-9417 Group home for Girls 12-18 years old

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

The Good Samaritan Colony (843) 634-6848 Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment and Rehabilitation for only Men 18+. Bruce Hall Center for Treatment of Alcohol and Drug Dependency 1-800-221-8108 Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment, Counseling and Rehabilitation. Florence County's Alcohol and Drug Abuse Authority Circle Park Behavioral Health 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-9349 Fax: (843) 669-6122 Outpatient treatment only, all ages accepted. Women's Treatment Program Chrysalis Center (843) 673-0660 Alcohol and Drug Addiction programs for Women. Men's recovery Residence (843) 665-9349 Provides Temporary Shelter for men Recovering From Drug and Alcohol Addiction. Palmetto Center 1709 Stokes Road Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-9378 Alcohol and drug addiction treatment; counseling and rehabilitation; 26 day inpatient treatment program. McLeod Regional Medical Center 555 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-2000

Alcoholics Anonymous (843) 669-6345 Outpatient Meetings and ALNON Reformers Unanimous - Addictions Program Florence Baptist Temple 2308 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 662-0453 (ext. 3109) (843) 661-4342 www.fbt.org Rubicon Family Counseling Center 510 E. Carolina Avenue P.O. Box 2076 Hartsville, SC 29551 (843) 332-4156 (843) 317-3610 (24 hours) [email protected]

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 665-2227 1-800-768-4928 1-888-629-7433

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Carolina Regional Legal Services (843) 667-1896 or (843) 413-9500 SC Center for Equal Justice 1-888-346-5592 S. C. Legal Services 320 S. Coit Street Florence, SC 29501 Toll free: 1-877-238-3418 www.sccej.org SCLS provides free legal assistance in a wide variety of civil (non-criminal) legal matters to eligible low income residents of SC.

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 2685 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29505 (843) 669-3354 Dept. of Social Services DSS 346 S. Ron McNair Blvd. Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-8575 Medicaid: ext. 147, 148, 149

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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YMCA Safe House (843) 665-1234 Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault 1-800-273-1820 Hotline (843) 669-4600 Florence (843) 394-8566 Lake Cty Offers crises intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness. Naomi Project P.O. Box 13143 Florence, SC 29504 (843) 615-1548 Home for abused and battered women and their children; computer education, job training, long term care

Fitness Forum 120 E. Elm Street Florence, SC 29506 (843)661-3800 www.fitnessforum.com Florence Family YMCA 1700 Rutherford Drive Florence, SC 29505 (843) 665-1234 www.florenceymca.org Florence County Parks and Recreation 112 W. Laurel Street P.O. Box 12489 Florence, SC 29504 (843) 667-0920 www.florenceco.org/offices/parksrecreation Lynches River County Park 1110 Ben Gause Road Coward, SC 29530 (843) 389-2785 Toll free: 1-877-319-7799 www.lynchesriverpark.com McLeod Health and Fitness Center 2437 Wildwood Drive Florence, SC 29501 (843) 777-3000 www.mcleodhealth.org Senior Circle @ Carolinas Hospital System 805 Pamplico Hwy. Florence, SC 29505 (843) 674-2975 www.seniorcircle.com For adults age 50 and over. Annual membership of $15. Exercise and wellness classes. Health education

OTHER HEALTH RESOURCES

Senior Citizens Association of Florence County 600 Senior Way Florence, SC 29505 (843) 669-6761 www.seniorcitizensassociation.com Area Served: Florence, Lake City, Johnsonville, Olanta and Timmonsville) United Way of Florence County 1621 W. Palmetto Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-0043 www.uwflotent.org City of Florence Parks and Recreation Department 710 S. Irby Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 667-0920 www.cityofflorence.com The city of Florence features 16 parks with a variety of athletic fields and courts, walking and jogging trails, nature trails, and exercise facilities.

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region IV Business & Tech. Center-112 181 E. Evans Street, Suite 215 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637

First Steps 2018 Church St., P.O. Box 531 Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 520-1830

Georgetown Memorial Hospital 606 Black River Road Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-7000 Georgetown County United Way 515 Front Street P.O. Box 1065 Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-6317 American Red Cross 2795 Pampas Drive. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 Phone: (843) 477-0020 www.coastalscarc.org

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Waccamaw Center for Mental Health 525 Lafayette Circle Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 546-6107 Accepts Medicaid for outpatient selfreferrals Counseling Associates, LLC 12117 Ocean Hwy P.O. Box 4325 Pawleys Island, SC 29585 Phone: (843) 545-1271 Individual, family, adolescent and geriatric counseling, addiction, ADD, depression and anxiety. Substance abuse education workshops. Accepts Medicaid with a physician referral.

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services, Region III 3346 Rivers Avenue, Suite E. Charleston, SC 29415 (843) 953-9700

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Georgetown Head Start 111 South Congdon Georgetown, SC, 29440-3406 (843) 545-1272 Browns Ferry Head Start 7292 Browns Ferry Rd Georgetown, SC, 29440-2063 (843) 527-1325 Sampit Community Organization Day Care Center 92 Singleton Avenue Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-0207 Plantersville Head Start 1668 Exodus Drive Georgetown, SC, 29440

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Crisis Pregnancy Center 254 Broad St Sumter SC 29150-4144 803-773-8858 Bethany Christian Services 4605 C Oleander Drive Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 843-839-5433 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682 Bethany Christian Services 2141 B Hoffmeyer Rd Florence, SC 29501 843-629-1177 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682 Lowcountry Crisis Pregnancy Center 2810 Ashley Phosphate B10 Charleston, SC 29418 843 553-3528

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Home Aid 1710 S. Fraser Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-2752 Offers long-term home care. Accepts Medicaid and Medicare clients. Offers assistance with obtaining durable medical equipment.

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009-C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 803-771-6634 Birthright PO Box 3455 Georgetown, S C 29585 843-546-0833

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Human Resources Development 715 Prince St, 2nd Floor Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 545-3074 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1777 N. Fraser Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-2595 SC Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 3009 4th Avenue Conway, SC 29527 (843) 248-2235 Georgetown Workforce Center 2704 Highmarket St. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-8581 www.georgetownworkforce.org

Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Social Security Administration 413 King Street Georgetown, SC 29440 1-866-593-1584 Salvation Army 2401 Antoine Maybanks Dr. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-4479 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Georgetown County Public Health Dept. 531 Lafayette Circle Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-5593 Helping Hands 552 Black River Rd. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-3424 Office hours: M-Th 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Food pantry, clothes closet, dental, and prescriptions. Waccamaw Economic Opportunity Council 706 Laurel Street Conway, SC 29526 (843) 248-4208 Waccamaw Economic Opportunity Council 1837 N. Frasier Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-6161

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Georgetown County Public Health Dept. 531 Lafayette Circle Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-5593

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Horry-Georgetown Technical College 2050 Hwy 501 East Conway, SC 29528 (843) 347-3186 Georgetown Campus 4003 Fraser Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-8406 Adult and Community Education 500 S. Kaminski St. Georgetown, SC 29440 Phone: (843) 546-0219 Hours: Monday- Thursday 7:30 AM8:00PM, Friday 7:30 AM ­4:00 PM Services: Educational programs in literacy, basic education Serving: All persons in Georgetown County

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 330 Dozier Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-5134 DHHS Post Office Box 371; 330 Dozier Street Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 546-5134 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid.

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Low income rent and utilities assistance, prescriptions, some continuing education funding, Headstart program. St. Cyprian's Outreach Center 1905 Front St. Georgetown, SC (843) 546-1470 Offer and after-school homework program, assistance with paying for medication, rent and utilities, offer hot meals 5 days a week. Georgetown County Housing Authority (843) 546-9621 Baskervill Food Pantry 116 Baskervill Dr. Pawley's Island, SC 29585 (843) 237-3459 Hours: 9 a.m. to 12 noon Monday through Thursday and on Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 Caring and Sharing 124 West George St. Hemmingway, SC 29554 (843) 558-7966 www.caringandsharingonline.com Services: food bank and utilities assistance Ecumenical Clothes Closet 633 Hammock Ave Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576 (843) 651-7745 Services: provides clothing Georgetown County Farmer's Market North Fraser St. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-9451 April ­ August Horry County Food Bank 200 S Broadway St. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 448-0341

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Georgetown County Public Health Dept. 531 Lafayette Circle Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-5593 Georgetown Memorial Hospital 606 Black River Road Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-7000 Smith Medical Clinic at Baskerville PO Box 1740 Pawleys Island, SC 29585 (843) 237-2672 Hours: M-TH 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. TH 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. St. James-Santee Family Health Center 1189 Tibwin Road Post Office Box 608 McClellanville, SC 29458 (843) 887-3274 North Santee D Sampit Facility 4145 Powell Road Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-7533 Georgetown Pediatric Center 57 Jessamine Street P.O. Box 618 Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 546-8686 Health Care Partners of South Carolina Community Medical Center 123 East Broadway Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3573 American Cancer Society 950 48th Avenue North, Suite 101 Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 213-0333 www.cancer.org American Heart Association 1113 44th Ave. N, Suite 200 Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 626-3939 www.americanheart.org

Coastal Carolina Breast Center 4181 U.S 17 Bypass Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576 (843) 651-3308 www.coastalbreastcenter.com Diabetes CORE Group 8189 Choppee Rd. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-8723 www.georgetowndiabetes.com Services: Fitness and wellness classes, healthy cooking classes, diabetes management workshops, resources for medicine and supplies Georgetown Health Care and Rehabilitation 2715 South Island Road Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-4123 Hours: Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM Services: Skilled and intermediate care for seniors; physical, occupational and speech therapy and wound care St James ­ Santee Choppee Center 8189 Choppee Rd Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-8723 www.scphca.org/centers/stjames/htm St James ­ Santee Highmarket Site 2020 Highmarket St. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 436-1333) www.scphca.org/centers/stjames.htm Waccamaw Community Hospital 4070 U.S. 17 Bypass Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 (843-652-7000) www.georgetownhospitalsystem.org

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Horry County Public Health Dept. 1931 Industrial Park Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8806

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BabyNet Horry County Public Health Dept. 1931 Industrial Park Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8805 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 843-546-1617

Pee Dee RTA 1-800-768-4928 Good Samaritan Services 320 Reindeer Moss Court Georgetown, SC 29588 (843) 650-LIFT (5438) www.goodsamaritanservices.com Medical transportation - medicaid accepted

Andrews Senior Center 102 E Main St. Andrews, SC 29510 (843) 264-8416 www.georgetowncountysc.org/ agingservices Andrews Recreation Center 209 S Maple St Andrews, SC 29510 (843) 264-5131 www.georgetowncountysc.org Serves Andrews residents only Bobby Alford Recreation Center 310 Greenwich Dr. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-9451 www.georgetowncountysc.org Choppee Resource Center 8189 Choppee Rd.Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-3676 www.georgetowncountysc.org Georgetown County YMCA 529 Brown's Ferry Rd. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-YMCA www.coastalcarolinaymca.org Services: Indoor pool and recreation zone; strength training equipment; cardiovascular equipment; free weight equipment, group exercise & cycling studio; sauna Howard Recreation Center 1610 Hawkins St. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-2211 www.georgetowncountysc.org

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Legal Services 1201-B Creel Street, Wing A-1 Conway, SC 29527 (843) 381-8182 Citizens Against Spouse Abuse (CASA) (843) 546-1349 Domestic Abuse Related Cases Palmetto Center For Equal Justice (843) 448-6206 Domestic Abuse Related Cases

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 330 Dozier Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-5134 Citizens Against Spouse Abuse P.O. Box 912 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 (843) 626-7595 Georgetown (843) 546-1349 Conway (843) 915-5085 Crisis Line (843) 448-6206 (collect calls accepted) Grand Strand Community Against Rape P.O. Box 613 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 (843) 448-7273

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous (843) 445-7119 or (843) 902-3704 Georgetown County Alcohol & Drug Abuse 1423 Winyah Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-3141

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Georgetown Bureau of Aging Services 2104 Lincoln St Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-8539 www.georgetowncountysc.org Georgetown Parks and Recreation Center 310 Greenwich St Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 545-3275 Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM Services: Georgetown Co Recreation and leisure services are to enhance the quality of life of residents and victors to Georgetown County.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Council on Aging (843) 546-8539

Murrell's Inlet Community Center 4450 Murrell's Inlet Rd. Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576 (843) 651-7373 www.georgetowncountysc.org

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North Santee Senior Center 1484 Mt Zion Rd. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 524-3338 www.georgetowncountysc.org/ agingservices Plantersville Senior Center 1458 Exodus Dr. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 527-2029 www.georgetowncountysc.org/ agingservices St Luke Senior Center 245 Rich Ave. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-3828 www.georgetowncountysc.org/ agingservices Winyah Recreation Center 325 Dozier Street Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 520-4310 www.georgetowncountysc.org

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Bethany Christian Services 114 Williams Street, Suite A Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 235-2273 1-800-868-6595 Counseling, child & foster care placement, housing for pregnant mother Catholic Charities 204 Outhit Street Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 242-2233 adoption services Dept. of Social Services, Region I 714 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Ste. 300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 282-4370 1-800-868-6595

Phyllis Wheatley Association Child Care Services 40 John McCarroll Way Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 235-3411 After school care and pre school child development First Steps 24 Vardry Street, Suite 303 Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 467-3239

Golden Strip Human Resource Center & Golden Strip Literacy 1102 Howard Drive Greenville, SC 29681 (864) 967-2022 Crisis Line: 864-271-8888 or 1-800-273-8255 Counseling services CRISIS Line (864) 271-8888 or 1-800-273-8255 Suicide prevention hotline, open 24 hours 7 days a week Greenville Mental Health Center 124 Mallard Street Greenville SC 29601 (864) 241-1040 Counseling services, accepts Medicaid Mental Health Association Teen Crisis Line (864) 467-8336 or 1-800-273-8255 Hours: 5 p.m.- 9 p.m. National Alliance for the Mentally Ill 2320 E. North Street Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 331-3300 www.namigreenvillesc.org/ Support, education, advocacy for individuals and their families & friends who have serious mental illness Piedmont Center for Mental Health Services 20 Powder Horn Rd. Simpsonville, SC 29681 (864) 963-3421 Outpatient mental health services, accepts Medicaid

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Carolina Center for Behavioral Health 2700 E. Phillips Road Greer, SC 29650 (864) 879-3402 In/out patient mental health and addictions clinic, accepts Medicaid Catholic Charities 204 Outhit Street Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 242-2233 marriage & family counseling by appointment only Compass of Carolina 1100 Rutherford Rd Stone Plaza Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 467-3434, 1-800-203-9692 Counseling services, does not accept Medicaid

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 714 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Ste. 200 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 282-4795

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

(SHARE) Greenville-Pickens Head Start 652 Rutherford Road Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 233-4128 Pre School

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Springbrook Behavioral Health 1 Havenwood Lane Travelers Rest, SC 29690 (864) 834-8013 In patient mental health and addictions clinic, accepts Medicaid

A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected] UnWed Mothers (864) 617-8069 Carolina Pregnancy Center 103 Metro Drive Spartanburg S.C. (864) 582-4673

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Catholic Charities 204 Outhit Street Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 242-2233 Education on social issues, program to help families become self-sufficient Parenting and Family Literacy Dunbar CDC 200 Morgan Street Greer, SC 29651 (864) 355-7354 Parent/child literacy activities, GED program, parent support info Phoenix Center 1400 Cleveland Street Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 467-3939 Substance abuse prevention and education Greenville Literacy Association 225 S. Pleasantburg Drive, Ste. C-10 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 467-3456 Serves 17 years old and up, teaches basic reading, writing and math and beginner English Urban League of the Upstate 15 Regency Hill Drive Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 244-3862 Educational programs with a focus on helping minorities Teen Parent Program 205 Anderson Street Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 241-3303 School for pregnant teens Lifelong Learning Adult Program Services 206 Wilkins Street Greenville, SC 28605 (864) 355-6088 GED/Skills

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See hospital under health services Catholic Charities 204 Outhit Street Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 242-2233 Hours: M-F 8:30-5 Disaster relief Crisis Line (864) 271-8888 or 1-800-273-8255 Suicide prevention hotline, open 24 hours, 7 days a week Mental Health Association Teen Crisis Line (864) 467-8336 United Way of Greenville County 301 University Ridge, Suite 5300 Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 467-3333 Information & referral for social service agencies

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Piedmont Women's Center 710 Laurens Rd Greenville, SC 29607-1913 (864) 271-0111 piedmontwomenscenter.org Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Hope Women's Center 879 Gentry Memorial Highway Easley, SC 29640 (864) 855-8500 Foothills Pregnancy Care Center 321 East Main Street PO Box 2103 Seneca, SC 29679 (864) 882-8796 [email protected]

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Greenville Urban League 15 Regency Hill Drive Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 244-3862 Educational programs with a focus on helping minorities. Dept. of Social Services County Square 301 University Ridge, Suite 6700 Greenville, SC 29603 (864) 467-7700 - Main Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources SHARE 1200 Pendleton Street Greenville, SC 29611 (864) 269-0700 Teen work program, employment training Chamber of Commerce of Greenville 24 Cleveland Street Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 242-1050 List of local businesses Chamber of Commerce of Greer 111 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651 (864) 877-3131 List of local businesses SC Employment Securities Comm. 706 Pendleton Street Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 242-3531 (864) 232-3556 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (864) 297-3066 Greenville County & the Easley residents of Pickens County

Greer Public Health Center 202 Victoria Street Greer, SC 29651 (864) 848-5360 New Horizon Family Health Center 130 Mallard Street Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 233-1534 Greenville Memorial Hospital Systems 701 Grove Road Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 455-7000 Slater-Marietta Health & Human Services Foothills Family Resources 3 Main Street Slater, SC 29683 (864) 836-6364 (864) 836-1100

Social Security Administration 110 Frederick Street Suite A Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 233-1116 1-800-772-1213 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Miracle Hill Relief Ministries (864) 242-2911 Hours: M-F 12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Emergency food pantry 1st 25 people Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources (864) 269-0700 Greer Community Ministries (864) 877-1937 Hours: M-Th 8:30 a.m.. - 3:00 p.m. Food pantry, clothing, financial Salvation Army 417 Rutherford Street Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 235-4803 Goodwill Industries 115 Haywood Road Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 351-0100 Southern Side Community Center 846 W. Washington St. Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 232-5651 Serves lunch M-F 1-1:30, clothing help Tues. & Thurs only with a DSS voucher Greer Relief and Resources 202 Victoria Street Greer, SC 29650 (864) 848-5355 Food Pantry, rent, utilities HELPLINE - United Way 301 University Ridge, Suite 5300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 467-3300 Salvation Army 417 Rutherford Street Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 235-4803

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept of Social Services County Square 301 University Ridge, Suite #6700 Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 467-7700 Staff (864) 467-7725 Adult Services (864) 467-7926 FS, Medicaid (864) 467-7914 Family Independent. (864) 467-7773 Foster Care (864) 467-7750 Child Abuse DHHS Post Office Box 9399; 301 University Ridge, Suite 6700 Greenville, SC 29604-9399 (864) 467-7926 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility.

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Greenville County Public Health Dept. 200 University Ridge Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 282-4100 (864) 282-4168

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Catholic Charities 204 Outhit Street Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 242-2233 Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources, SHARE 1200 Pendleton Street P.O. Box 10204 Greenville, SC 29611 (864) 269-0700 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Greenville County Public Health Dept. 200 University Ridge Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 282-4100 (864) 282-4326 J. Brian Smith Human Resource Center 202 Victoria Street (WIC) Greer, SC 29687 (864) 848-5360 Greenville Community Health Center 130 Mallard Street P.O. Box 278 Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 233-1534 Slater-Marietta Human Services Foothills Family Resources 3 Main Street Slater, SC 29683 (864) 836-6364 (864) 836-1100 Community Food Bank of the Piedmont (864) 675-0350 Loaves & Fishes (864) 232-3595 Meals on Wheels (864) 233-6565 Home delivered meals to disabled and homebound persons Operation Andrew (864) 242-2911 Emergency food pantry

Project Host, Inc. Soup Kitchen (864) 235-3403 Serves free lunch Sun.- Fri. 11-12 and bag lunches on Sat. Northern Greenville County Crisis Ministry (864) 834-7342 Helps with rent, utilities, prescriptions, food and clothing in Northern Greenville County only Sans Souci (864) 233-4558 Food pantry 1st & 3rd Sat. Only 9:45 a.m. - 11:000 p.m. Mobile Meals (864) 879-2254 Home delivered meals to disabled, elderly, and homebound persons Miracle Hill Ministries Shepherd's Gate (864) 268-4357, (864) 268-5589 (864) 878-9987 Group home for children Housing Authority, City of Greenville (864) 467-4250 Salvation Army (864) 235-4803 Women's Shelter Hotline (864) 467-3636 For abused/battered women & their children Miracle Renewal Center (864) 242-2166 Six month residential recovery program for women 18 & older recovering from substance abuse-no children Redevelopment Authority (864) 242-9801 Habitat For Humanity (864) 370-4787

Safe Homes Network (864) 583-9803 1-800-273-5066 For abused/battered women Boys Home of the South (864) 243-3443 Southeastern Children's Home (864) 439-0259 Group home for persons ages 12-21

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

American Cancer Society Upstate District (864) 627-1903 Locate community resources related to cancer Greenville Community Health Center New Horizon Family Health Services 130 Mallard Street Greenville, SC 29602-0287 (864) 233-1534 Greenville County Public Health Dept. 200 University Ridge Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 282-4100 Greenville Memorial Hospital 701 Grove Road Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 455-7000 J. Brian Smith Human Resource Center 2002 Victoria Street Greer, SC 29687 (864) 848-5351 Slater-Marietta Human Services 3 Main Street Slater, SC 29683 (864) 836-6364 (864) 836-6365 St. Francis Hospital 1 St. Francis Drive Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 255-1000

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St. Francis Women's Hospital 125 Commonwealth Drive Greenville, SC 29615 (864) 675-4000 North Greenville Hospital 807 N. Main Street Travelers Rest, SC 29690 (864) 834-5132 Hillcrest Hospital 729 SE Main St Simpsonville, SC 29681 (864) 967-6171 Allen Bennett Memorial Hospital 313 Memorial Drive Greer, SC 29652 (864) 848-8200 Marshall I. Pickens Hospital 701 Grove Road Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 455-8988 1-888-852-8520 Medically Indigent Assistance Program (864) 467-7160 Medical Center Clinic (864) 455-7850 Greenville Free Medical Clinic (864) 232-1470 Medical care to persons with no insurance: dental, gyn, pediatrics, dermatology, & eye care. Proof of income is required Center for Family Medicine (864) 455-7800 Medicaid accepted Hospice of the Greenville Hospital System (864) 454-0900 or (864) 688-1700 Taylors Free Medical Clinic 400 West Main Street Taylors, SC 29687 (864) 244-1134 Hours: M & W 9 am - 11:30 am, Th. 5pm - 8:30pm by appt. only

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenville County Public Health Dept. 200 University Ridge Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 282-4300 BabyNet 29 North Academy Street Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 331-1451 (864) 331-1450 Fax: (864) 331-1456 Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children 950 W. Faris Road Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 271-3444 (864) 255-7942 Disabilities and Special Needs (864) 288-1907 Family Connections (864) 331-1340 Children's Medicaid Dental of Greenville 225 S. Pleasantburg Dr., Ste E10 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 233-7737 Dental Care for Medicaid recipients ages 0-20.

Alateen (864) 235-4638 Support group for family & friends of alcoholics Greenville County Commission on Alcohol & Drug Abuse Focused Maternal Outreach (864) 467-3737 Serenity Place (864) 467-3751 Phoenix Center (864) 467-3790 In-patient & outpatient services for detox and counseling. Will also house women with children. Medicaid accepted. Greenville Metro Treatment Center 602 Airport Road Greenville, SC 29607-2617 (864) 234-7952 Emergency Pager: (864) 595-3140 Hours: M-F 5 am - 1:30 pm Out-patient treatment Don Foster and Associates (864) 235-5666 Out-patient drug/alcohol treatment center Holmesview Center (864) 295-5440 In-patient drug/alcohol treatment center

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers For Equal Justice (864) 679-3232 1-800-763-4825

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Senior Solutions Greenville Transit Authority (864) 467-3120

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Carolina Hospital for Behavioral Health 2700 E. Phillips Road Greer, SC 29650 (864) 879-3402, (864) 235-2335 In-patient mental health and addictions clinic, accepts Medicaid

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VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services County Square 301 University Ridge, Suite 6700 Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 467-7700 (864) 467-7725 (864) 467-7773 (864) 467-7750 Safe Homes Network (864) 583-9803 1-800-273-5066 Safe Harbor P.O. Box 174 Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 467-1177 main business line 1-800-291-2139 (864) 467-3636 Shelter for women and their children who are victims of domestic violence\ Rape Crisis Council of Greenville Greenville Sexual Trauma Center FACES 2905 Whitehorse Road Greenville, SC 29611 (864) 467-3633 24/7 direct services to victims of sexual abuse and their family. Rape Crisis and Child Abuse Center. Children's Advocacy Center (864) 467-3633 Forensic interview and rape exam Dept. of Social Services, County Square 301 University Ridge, Suite 6700 Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 467-7700 (864) 467-7725 (864) 467-7773 (864) 467-7750 Prevent Child Abuse - Greenville (864) 467-7680 Parenting classes & referrals to social service agencies

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg I (Upstate) 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr. Suite 300 Greenville SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Beckman Center for Mental Health Services 1547 Parkway, Suite 200 Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 223-8331 Self Regional Healthcare 1325 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 725-4111

Sexual Trauma and Counseling Center and The Child's Place (864) 227-1623 115 East Alexander Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-1623 United Way of Greenwood County 929 Phoenix Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4103

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Region V Child Support Enforcement Greenville Regional Office 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr. Suite 200 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101 Fax: (864) 241-1076

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Salvation Army 222 Pressley Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-3407 United Ministries 1409 Edgefield Street Greenwood SC 29646 (864) 942-0500 Crisis Ministry and Free Clinic First Call for Help United Way Affiliate 929 Phoenix Street (864) 229-7709 Self Regional Healthcare 1325 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 725-4111

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected] UnWed Mothers (864) 617-8069

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS North Hodges Head Start Center 212 N. Hodges School Road Hodges, SC 29653 (864) 374-7404 (864) 374-5307 Fax: (864) 374-3830 GLEAMMS Brewer Head Start Center 1401 Bypass 25 SE Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-9748 Fax: (864) 223-9456 First Steps 323 Main St., Suite #300A Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 388-4102

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034

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Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 118 Phoenix Street Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 229-5258 GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission 237 N. Hospital Dept. P.O. Box 1326 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-8434 Upstate Homeless Coalition Transition 2000 (864) 241-0462 www.upstatehomeless.com Serves: Anderson, Oconee, Greenville, Pickens, Spartanburg, Cherokee, and Union counties The Upstate Homeless Coalition of South Carolina operates TRANSITIONS 2000, a transitional housing program, in six upstate counties. The program provides housing, intensive case management, and other supportive services to help participants work towards selfsufficiency. Program participants may remain in transitional housing up to two years, so long as progress towards their goals is being made. Greater Greenwood United Ministry 1409 Edgefield Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 942-0500 Rent, utilities, food, medical and dental prescriptions First call for Help United Way Affiliate (864) 229-7709 Social Security Administration 115 Enterprise Court Greenwood, SC 29646 1-866-739-4803 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Greenwood Public Health Department 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 942-3600 DHHS Post Office Box 1016; 1118 Phoenix Street Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 229-5258 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Greenwood County Food Bank (864) 942-8641 Hours: M W Fri. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Piedmont Agency On Aging Nutrition Center (864) 223-2233 Grace Community Church Food Bank (864) 229-6002 Salvation Army 222 Pressley Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-3407 Hours: M-Fri. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Serves:Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda, Abbeville Assists with one-time emergency needs such as food, clothing, rent, utilities, medication and furniture. Also provides disaster assistance, emergency lodging, character-building/educational activities. Provides toys for all children under 12 at Christmas. A support group available is DHQ Disaster. For Pick Up Service call (864) 223-8310. For Shelther/Lodging call (864) 229-1756. For the Thrift Store, located at 516 Montague, please call (864) 223-8310.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Piedmont Technical College 620 N. Emerald Road Greenwood, SC 29648-8324 (864) 941-8324 1-800-868-5528 www.ptc.edu Centers in Abbeville, Edgefield, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission 237 N. Hospital St. Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-8434

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 942-3600 For Appointments: 1-866-450-2024 Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 South Greenwood Avenue P.O. Box 389 Ware Shoals, SC 29629 (864) 456-7436 Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446

C.P.W - Utilities (864) 942-8100 They will help clients with a payment plan

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Transitions 2000 Upstate Homeless Coalition 150 Executive Center Drive Greenville, SC 29615 (864) 241-0462 www.upstatehomeless.com The Upstate Homeless Coalition of South Carolina operates TRANSITIONS 2000, a transitional housing program, in six upstate counties. The program provides housing, intensive case management, and other supportive services to help participants work towards selfsufficiency. Program participants may remain in transitional housing up to two years, so long as progress towards their goals is being made. GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission 237 N. Hospital Drive P.O. Box 1326 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-8434 Greenwood County Food Bank 1503 South Edgefield Street Post Office Box 604 Greenwood, South Carolina 29648 (864) 229-3408 Greenwood County Housing Authority (864) 227-3670 Salvation Army Lodge (864) 229-1756 Hours: opens at 5 pm Transient Lodge. Not equipped for children. 7 is usual number for one night stays only for people passing through the area. NOT an emergency shelter.

Greenwood Public Health Department 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 942-3600 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Corporate Offices ONLY (864) 388-0301 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446 McCormick Family Practice 219-A North Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 Walsh Dental Associates 219-B N. Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2571 Sliding fee, Medicaid Saluda Family Practice Center 219 Greenwood Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2181 Calhoun Falls Family Practice 535 Jackson Street Calhoun Falls, SC 29628 (864) 418-8578 Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 S. Greenwood Avenue P.O. Box 389 Ware Shoals, SC 29629 (864) 456-7436 Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road P.O. Box 128 Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 Self Regional Healthcare 1325 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 725-4111

Montgomery Center of Self Regional Healthcare 155 Academy Ave. Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 725-4865

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5938 BabyNet Greenwood County Public Health Dept. (864) 227-5905 (864) 942-3600 Covers Greenwood, Laurens, Edgefield, McCormick, Saluda & Abbeville County Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 864-942-8900

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 316 West Cambridge Avenue Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 223-4879 1-800-922-3114

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Cornerstone Treatment Program 1510 Spring St. Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-1001 (864) 227-1010

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Adult Day Care Greenwood Active Day Center Adult Health Care of Greenwood 228 Northcreelk Blvd. Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 388-0045

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Piedmont Agency on Aging (Also accepts Medicaid clients) (864) 223-0164

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Adult Protective Services Dept. of Social Services 1118 Phoenix Street Greenwood, SC 29924 (864) 229-5258 Victim's Assistance (864) 942-8628 Meg's House P.O. Box 3410 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 227-1890 (864) 227-1421 1-800-447-7992 Shelter for abused women and children. Food, clothing, counsel and help in the court system. Serves: Edgefield, Greenwood, & McCormick counties. Sexual Trauma Counseling Center 115 East Alexander Avenue Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-1623 Assistance to Women & Children Child Protective Services Dept. of Social Services 1118 Phoenix Street Greenwood, SC 29924 (864) 229-5258

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HAMPTON

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg VI 3346 Rivers Avenue, Suite F N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1518

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Hampton Regional Medical Center 503 Carolina Avenue, W. Varnville, SC 29944 (803) 943-2771 United Way 144 Medical Park Dr. Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 549-9594 Serves: Bamberg, Colleton and Hampton counties United Way of Beaufort County P.O. Box 202 Beaufort, SC 29901 Helpline (843) 524-4357

Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

DSS Child Support Enforcement Region III 3346 Rivers Ave, Suite E. N. Charleston, SC 29415 (843) 953-9700

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

University of South Carolina 801 Carteret Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 521-4100 Park University (843) 228-7052 Technical College of the Low Country (843) 525-8324

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Low Country Community Action Agency LCAA Head Start 4444 First Street Estill, SC 29918 (803) 625-9681 First Steps 308 First Street West, Suite 2 Hampton, SC 29924 (803) 943-7127

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Lowcountry Crisis Pregnancy Center 2810 Ashley Phosphate B10 Charleston, SC 29418 843 553-3528 Charleston Family Counseling Center 843-549-7664

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 919 Thunderbolt Drive Walterboro, SC 29488 (843) 538-3116 Allendale, Colleton and Hampton

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Coastal Empire Mental Health Center 1050 Ribaut Road Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-8899 Clinic (843) 524-3378

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

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FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Hampton County Public Health Dept. 531 Carolina Avenue West Varnville, SC 29944 (803) 943-3878

Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Hampton County Public Health Department 531 Carolina Avenue West Varnville, SC 29944 (803) 943-3878

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Beaufort County Public Health Dept. 1407 King Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-4075 BabyNet Beaufort County Public Health Dept. 1407 King Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-4085 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 803-943-4818

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 102 Grinn Altman Ave., Ste A Hampton, SC 29924 (803) 943-3641 Medicaid: (803) 914-0053 DHHS 102 Ginn Altman Avenue, Suite B Hampton, SC 29924 (864) 424-0227 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Palmetto Electric Cooperative 1940 Hwy 278, P.O. Box 820 Ridgeland, SC 29936 1-800-922-5551 (843) 726-5551 Residents of Hampton, Jasper, Beaufort utility help Salvation Army 2505 North Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-3727 Low Country Community Action Agency 642 Hoover Street Hampton, SC 29924 (843) 943-3561

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Hampton County Public Health Dept. 531 Carolina Avenue West Varnville, SC 29944 (803) 943-3878 Hampton Regional Medical Center 595 Carolina Avenue, West Varnville, SC 29944 (803) 943-2771 Harrison Peeples Health Care Center 1000 Pine St., Varnville, SC 29444 (803) 943-5228 Estill Medical Center 454 Second Street East Estill, SC 29918 (803) 625-2548 Beaufort-Jasper Comprehensive Health Services, Inc Ruth P. Field Medical Center 721 Okatie, Hwy 170 P.O. Box 357 Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 987-7400 Elijah Washington Medical Center 211 Paige Point Road P.O. Box 8 Sheldon, SC 29941 (843) 846-8148 Low Country Healthcare System 333 Revolutionary Trail Fairfax, SC 29827 (803) 632-2533 Hampton Medical Center 200 Elm Street East Hampton, SC 29924 (803) 943-2233

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equall Justice 69 Robert Smalls Pkwy. Third Floor, Ste A Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 521-0623 1-866-286-3677

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

New Life Center Commission on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services 102 Ginn Altman Avenue, Ste C Hampton, SC 29924 New Life Center (803) 943-2800 Outpatient counseling

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Low Country Regional Transportation Authority (LRTA) (843) 757-5782

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VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 102 Grinn Altman Ave., Ste. A Hampton, SC 29924 (803) 943-3641 Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse P.O. Box 1775 Beaufort, SC 29901-1775 1-800-868-2632 (843) 770-1070 Hope Haven Rape Crisis Center Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-6699 or (843) 524-2256 1-800-637-7273

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HORRY

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Bethany Christian Services 1113 4th Avenue N., Ste 304 Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 839-5433 Dept. of Social Services, Region IV 181 East Evans Street, Ste. 112 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637 Fax: (843) 317-1599

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Bethany Christian Services 1310 Azalea Court, Suite L Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 839-5433 (24-hrs/day) Fax: (843) 839-4555 Family Support Services Family Outreach of Horry County 1323 Third Avenue Conway, SC 29527 (843) 248-5392 (843) 248-8107 Support groups, Welcome Baby Program, Teen Outreach Program and more. Waccamaw Center for Mental Health 164 Waccamaw Medical Park Drive Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-4888 Coping EAP 223 Maison Drive. Myrtle Beach, SC 29752 Phone: (843) 449-8318 www.copingeap.com Services: therapy for mental health and addiction, sliding scale

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9

Grand Strand Citizens for Life P.O. Box 1952 North Myrtle Beach, SC 29598 (803) 449-8604 Bethany Christian Service 4605 Oleander Dr Suite C Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 839-5433 Information on alternatives to abortion. referrals for women and girls wishing to carry their pregnancy to term. Crisis Pregnancy Center 254 Broad St Sumter SC 29150-4144 803-773-8858 Bethany Christian Services 4605 C Oleander Drive Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 843-839-5433 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682 Bethany Christian Services 2141 B Hoffmeyer Rd Florence, SC 29501 843-629-1177 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682 Lowcountry Crisis Pregnancy Center 2810 Ashley Phosphate B10 Charleston, SC 29418 843 553-3528

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Child Support Enforcement 2120 Jody Street., Ste 4 Florence, SC 29501 (843) 661-4750

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Green Sea Head Start 1131 Green Sea Road, N. Green Sea, SC 29545 (843) 756-4770 (843) 756-4768 Longs Head Start Center 131 Freemont Road Longs, SC 29568 (843) 399-3220 (843) 399-3401 First Steps 3926 Wesley Street, Unit 303 Myrtle Beach, SC 29579 (843) 236-5402

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals under Health Care Services United Way of Horry County 761 Century Circle P.O. Box 673 Conway, SC 29528 (843) 347-5195

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Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009-C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 803-771-6634 Birthright PO Box 3455 Georgetown, S C 29585 843-546-0833

Literacy Council 1620 Sherwood Drive Conway, SC 29526 (843) 448-1726 (843) 248-2206 Socastee School Clinic (843) 293-3762 Socastee High School Students Only Family Outreach of Horry 1323 Third Avenue Conway, SC 29527 (843) 248-5392 Teen pregnancy prevention and parenting classes.

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 1951 Industrial Park Road Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-4700 Dept. of Social Services 3817 Walnut Street Loris, SC 29569 (843) 756-3256 Dept. Of Social Services 1203 21st Avenue, N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 444-6108 (843) 444-6107 Dept. of Health and Human Services (DHHS) 1601 11th Avenue Conway, SC 29526 (843) 381-8260 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Helping Hand of Myrtle Beach (843) 448-8451 North Strand Helping Hand (843) 399-0862 South Strand Helping Hand 812 South Poplar Drive, Ste 3 Surfside Beach, SC 29575 (843) 238-4594 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Assist with food, utilities, rent, phone, clothes Dept. of Social Services South Strand 9630 Scipio Lane Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 843-915-8951

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (843) 248-2235

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Horry County Public Health Dept 1931 Industrial Park Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8800 Loris Health Dept. 3811 Walnut Street Loris, SC 29569 (843) 756-4027 Myrtle Beach Public Health Dept. 700 21st Avenue, N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 448-8407 Health Care Partners of SC, Inc. 1608 N. Main Street Conway, SC 29526 (843) 248-4700 Stephen's Crossroad Public Health Department Ralph H. Ellis Building 107 Highway 57 North Little River, SC 29566-7050 (843) 399-5553 Fax: (843) 399-5561

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Horry-Georgetown Technical College Conway, SC 29528 (843) 347-3186 Grand Strand Campus 743 Hemlock Avenue Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 477-0808 Conway Education Center 1620 Sherwood Drive Conway, SC 29526 (843) 488-6200 Preschool, GED Preparation, High school diploma, Adult basic literacy, Computer Literacy, English as a Second Language (ESL) *Educational Childcare AvailableDay and Evening Classes.

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Salvation Army 1400 Church Street Conway, SC 29526 (843) 488-2769 Street Reach Ministries of Myrtle Beach 1005 Osceola Ave. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 626-3643 Shelter for homeless adults, food clothing, six month drug and alcohol addiction program. Waccamaw Economic Opportunity Council (843) 234-4100 Social Security Administration 1316 Third Avenue Conway, SC 29526 (843) 248-4271 1-800-772-1213 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Horry County Public Health Dept 1931 Industrial Park Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8800 HealthCare Partners Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) 1608 N. Main Street Conway SC 29526 (843) 248-4700, ext. 5364 Littlte River Medical Medical Center Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) 4303 Liveoak Drive (29827) Little River, SC 29566 (843) 249-3424, ext. 262 Loris Public Health Dept. 3811 Walnut Street Loris, SC 29569 (843) 756-4027 Myrtle Beach Public Health Dept. (WIC) 700 21st Avenue, N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 448-8407

Associated Charities 704 Kent Avenue N. P.O. Box 2012 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 (843) 448-6321 Horry County Housing Authority (843) 272-4189 Atlantic Beach (843) 248-7327 Conway (843) 918-1526 Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach Haven 975 Campbell Street Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 626-2427 Temporary family shelter. Sea Haven Youth Care Homes 3892 Hwy 9 East Little River, SC 29566 (843) 399-9669 Shelter for males age 13-17. Horry County Food Bank 200 S Broadway St. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 448-0341 Catholic Charities 537-B Hwy 90 Conway, SC 29526 (843) 234-1999 Services: Medication sliding scale, voucher assistance, supplemental food program, financial assistance in crisis situation. Christian Missions 4563 Hwy 17 Bypass Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 293-2411 Churches Assisting People, Inc. 206 Main St.Conway, SC 29526 (843) 488-2277 www.capconway.com Services: Emergency food, limited financial assistance, utilities, rent, prescriptions, baby clothes

Community Kitchen of Myrtle Beach 1411 Mr. Joe White Ave Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 444-9383 www.communitykitchenmb.org Serves breakfast and lunch Mon-Fri, lunch only on Sat. Low Country Food Bank 99 Broadway St. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 448-0341 Hours: Mon-Fri 8-4 Mobile Meals of Grand Strand PO Box 7421 Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 (843) 626-2428 St Cyprian's Outreach Center 1905 Front St. Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-1470 Services: Clothing, food, help with utility bills, prescriptions United Way of Horry County 791 Century Circle Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-5195 www.unitedwayhcsc.org

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Horry County Public Health Dept 1931 Industrial Park Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8800 Little River Medical Center P.O. Box 547 4303 Liveoak Drive (29827) Little River, SC 29566 (843) 249-3424 1-800-499-5849 Loris Public Health Dept. 3811 Walnut Street Loris, SC 29569 (843) 716-7000 Myrtle Beach Public Health Dept. 700 21st Avenue, N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 448-8407

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Friendship Medical Clinic and Pharmacy 1396 Hwy. 544 Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-7178 Hours: M-Th. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Health Care Partners - Conway 1608 N. Main Street Conway, SC 29526 (843) 248-4700 Socastee School Clinic 4900 Socastee Boulevard Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 (843) 293-3762 Socastee High School students Only. Loris Community Hospital 3655 Mitchell Street Loris, SC 29569 (843) 716-7000 Grand Strand Regional Medical Center 809 82nd Parkway Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 (843) 449-4411 Shared Care: Grand Strand Regional Medical Center 809 82nd Parkway Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 (843) 692-1863 Shared care: Provides access to health care for low income, uninsured residents of Horry County through a coalition addressing long-term solutions. Conway Medical Center 300 Singleton Ridge Road Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-7111 Women's Medical Center 8004 Myrtle Trace Drive Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-7216 Nurse Family Partnership (843) 915-8899 Nurse-Family Partnership is a free, voluntary program that partners firsttime moms with nurse home visitors.

A specially trained nurse will visit throughout the pregnancy and until the baby turns two years old. During these visits, the caring nurse will offer the knowledge and support you need to confidently create a better life for your baby and yourself. Conway Medical and Fitness Center 2369 Cypress Circle Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-1515 Diabetes Center of Myrtle Beach 11891 Plaza Dr. Murrells Inlet, Sc 29576 (843) 353-0288 www.thediabetescenter.com HealthFinders Coastal Grand Mall Myrtle Beach, SC Phone: (843) 239-9933 www.grandstrandmed.com Services: Education, free/low cost screenings, health fair, classes Little River Medical Center ­ Myrtle Beach 7724 N Kings Hwy Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 663-1033 Little River Medical Center ­ Loris 3817 Main St. Loris, SC 29569 (843) 663-1033 Seacoast Medical Center 4000 S.C. 9 E Little River, SC 29566 (843) 390-8100 www.lorishealthcaresystem.com South Strand Ambulatory Care Center 5050 U.S. 17 Bypass Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 (843) 839-1000 South Strand Health Department 9630 Scipio Ln. Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 (843) 205-8931

South Strand Senior Health Center 5046 U.S. 17 Bypass Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 (843) 839-6162 www.grandstrandmed.com

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Horry County Public Health Dept 1931 Industrial Park Road Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8806 BabyNet Horry County Public Health Dept 1931 Industrial Park Roadt Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8805 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 843-347-3010

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Neighborhood Legal Assistance Program 607 Main Street Conway, SC 29526 (843) 248-6376 Child Protective Services Dept. of Social Services 1951 Industrial Park Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-4700 (843) 915-4780 SC Legal Services 1201-B Creel Street, Wing A1 Conway, SC 29526 (843) 381-8182

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Shoreline Behavioral Health 2404 Wise Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 365-8884

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Grand Strand Regional Medical Center 809 82nd Parkway Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 (843) 449-4411 (843) 692-1000 Family Outreach of Horry County 1323 Third Ave. Conway, SC 29528 (843) 248-5392 Hours: M-F 9a.m.-noon Teen drug abuse prevention Lighthouse 152 Waccamaw Medical Park Drive Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-8871 Coping EAP 223 Maison Drive. Myrtle Beach, SC 29752 Phone: (843) 449-8318 www.copingeap.com Services: therapy for mental health and addiction, sliding scale

Citizens Against Spouse Abuse (CASA) P.O. Box 912 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 (843) 626-7595 (843) 248-7376 (843) 448-6206 Crisis line Shelter for abused women and their children, counseling, and legal advocacy. Rape Crisis Center of Horry County P.O. Box 613 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 (843) 448-7273 Sea Haven Youth Care Homes (843) 399-9025 Shelter for males ages 13-17.

Carolina Forest Senior Health Center 199 Village Center Myrtle Beach, SC 29579 Phone: (843) 236-5700 Center for Healthcare and Fitness (Loris Healthcare System) 3207 Casey St. Loris, SC 29569 (843) 716-7111 City of Myrtle Beach Leisure Services P.O. Box 2468 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578 (843) 918-2289 www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com Conway Senior Center 1519 Mill Pond Rd. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 488-0421 Grand Strand Senior Center 1268 21st Avenue N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 626-3991 Green Sea/Floyds Senior Center 5269 Hwy 9 Nichols, SC 29581 (843) 392-0967 Grace Ministries 152 Waccamaw Medical Park Ct. Conway, Sc 29526 (843) 234-0818 www.gracefullyaging.org Services the elderly with chronic illnesses: medical transportation, help with medical appointments, shopping, respite care, telephone reassurance, light housekeeping, meal preparation, and other chores. All services are provided without fee or eligibility requirements Horry County Council on Aging 2213 N. Main St. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 248-5523 www.hccoa.org Loris Senior Center 4214 Railroad Ave. Loris, SC 29569 (843) 756-8092

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

A Better Lifestyle Experience (ABLE) 105 Independence Ave. Conway, SC 29526 (843) 349-2815 Services: water aerobics, aerobics, weight training Aynor Senior Center 845 N. Main St. Aynor, SC 29511 (843) 358-3066 Base Recreation Center 800 Gabreski Ln. Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 (843) 918-2380 Services: bingo, quilting, classes Bucksport Senior Center 8879 Henrietta Bluffs Conway, SC 29527 (843) 397-5991 Burgess Senior Center 10299 Hwy 707 Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 (843) 650-2796 Canal Street Recreational Center 901 Canal St. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 918-1475 Services: gym, weights, pool, classes

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Coastal Regional Transit Authority (843) 488-0865

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 1951 Industrial Park Road Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-4700 Dept. of Social Services 3817 Walnut Street Loris, SC 29569 (843) 756-3256 Dept. of Social Services 1203 21st Avenue, N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 444-6109 (843) 444-6107 (843) 444-6108

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Mt. Vernon Senior Center 3200 Hwy 366 Loris, SC 29569 (843) 756-0407 North Myrtle Beach Parks & Leisure 1030 Possum Trod Rd. North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 (843) 280-5570 North Strand Senior Center 2309 Water Tower Rd. Longs, SC 29568 (843) 399-4088 North Strand Senior Health Center 4237 River Hills Dr. Little River, SC 29566 (843) 281-2778 www.grandstrandmed.com Pepper Geddings Recreation Center 3205 Oak St.Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 918-2280 Services: gym, indoor track, weight room, pool, classes South Strand Senior Center 1032 10th Avenue N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 (843) 238-3644

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JASPER

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 South Carolina Adoption Services Region III 3346 Rivers Ave., Suite F N. Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9750 1-800-922-1518 Fax: (843) 953-6145

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Coastal Empire Mental Health Center 1050 Ribaut Road Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-3378 Coastal Mental Health Ridgeland Clinic 1510 Grays Hwy. Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-8030

Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403 Planned Parenthood of Savannah, Georgia 912-351-0116

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Region III Child Support Enforcement 3346 Rivers Avenue, Ste. E North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 953-9700 Fax: (843) 953-9155

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Salvation Army 2505 N. Street Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 524-3727 United Way of Beaufort County 2266 Boundary St. Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-2332 (843) 686-4304 Hilton Head

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Beaufort-Jasper EOC Head Start P.O. Box 2296 1905 Duke Street, Suite 250 Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-7545 Children's Center, Inc. 145 Matthews Drive Hilton Head Island, SC 29920 (843) 681-2739 (843) 757-5549 First Steps 913 Grays Highway; P.O. Box 776 Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-5100

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

University of South Carolina 801 Carteret Street Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 521-4100 Park University (843) 228-7052 Technical College of the Low Country (843) 525-8211

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Beaufort Women's Center 25 Marshellen Drive Belleview Business Park P.O.Box 1483 Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 525-0300

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Beaufort County Employment Office 100 Ribaut Rd. Room100 Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 470-2675

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 747 Robert Smalls Pkwy Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 522-1010 Beaufort and Jasper counties

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Salvation Army 2505 N. Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 524-3727 Social Security Administration 2212 Mossy Oaks Road Port Royal, SC 29935 (843) 524-5795 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m. Deep Well Project 154 A Beach City Road Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 (843) 785-2849 Food, rent, utilities, some medical support Bargain Box 546 William Hilton Pkwy. Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 (843) 342-2469 Thrift shop. MWF 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., Thurs. 3pm-6pm Sat 9:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Jasper County Public Health Department 113 E. Wilson Street Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-7788 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Bluffton Public Health Dept. 59 Ulmer Street Bluffton, SC 29910 (843) 757-2254

Beaufort/Jasper Economic Opportunity Office 1506 Grays Highway Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-5586

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Jasper County Public Health Dept. 113 E. Wilson Street Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-7788 Bluffton Public Health Dept 59 Ulmer Street Bluffton, SC 29910 (843) 757-2251 Beaufort-Jasper Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. Ruth P. Field Medical Center 721 Okatie, Hwy 170 Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 987-7400 Ridgeland Medical Center 1508 Gray's Hwy. Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-3979 Donald Gatch Medical Center 552 Stiney Rd Hardeeville, SC 29927 (843) 784-2181 / 2182

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Jasper County Public Health Department 113 E. Wilson Street Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-7788 Beaufort-Jasper Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. Ruth P. Field Medical Center 721 Okatie, Hwy 170 P.O. Box 357 Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 987-7400 Bluffton Public Health Dept. 4819 Bluffton Pkwy. Bluffton, SC 29910 (843) 757-2251 Ridgeland Medical Center 1508 Gray's Hwy. Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-3979 Donald Gatch Medical Center Hardeeville Clinic 552 Stiney Road P.O. Box 387 Hardeeville, SC 29927 (843) 784-2181 / 2182 Elijah Washington Medical Center 211 Paige Point Road P.O. Box 8 Sheldon, SC 29941 (843) 846-8148 (843) 846-8026 St. Helena Health Center 41 Ballpark Rd. St. Helena Island, SC 29920 (843) 838-2086 ACCESS Network, Inc. 5710 N. Okatie Hwy., Ste. B Ridgeland SC 29936 (843) 681-2437 1-800-403-2437 Jasper (843) 943-0554 Hampton HIV/AIDS services, confidential counseling

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 204 Jacob Smart Blvd. (Corner of Hwy. #17 & Wilson Street) Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-7747 (843) 726-7749 (843) 726-7748 (843) 726-7750 (843) 726-7751 DHHS 204 North Jacob Smart Boulevard Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-7747

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SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services CRS) DHEC Region 8 1235 Ladys Island Drive Port Royal, SC 29935 (843) 525-4075 (843) 525-4080 BabyNet DHEC Region 8 P.O. Box 1479 1407 King Street Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 726-7960 ext. 6 (843) 525-4085 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 843-726-4499

Non-Medicaid Transportation Jasper County Council on Aging 444 Wise StreetRidgeland, SC 29936 843-726-5601 Fax: 843-717-2822 Hours: 8:00 AM TO 4:00 P.M.

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Hope Haven of the Low Country P.O. Box 2502 Beaufort, SC 29901 (843) 525-6699 1-800-637-7273 Citizens Opposed To Domestic Abuse P.O. Box 1775 Beaufort, SC 29901-1775 1-800-868-CODA (843) 770-1070 Dept. of Social Services Jacob Smart Blvd. Corner of Hwy. #17 & Wilson Street Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-7747 (843) 726-7749 (843) 726-7748 (843) 726-7750 (843) 726-7751 Fax: (843) 726-7752

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 69 Robert Smalls Parkway Suite 3 A Beaufort, SC 29902 (843) 521-0623 1-866-286-3677 Fax: (843) 521-0678

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Low Country Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services New Life Center 113 E. Wilson Street Ridgeland, SC 29936 (843) 726-5996 Alcoholics Anonymous P.O. Box 5117 Hilton Head Island, SC 29938 (843) 785-2921

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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KERSHAW

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg 2 2638 Two Notch Road, Bldg. 200 Suite 220 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 898-8980, 1-888-711-7095

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Kershaw County Autism Support Group (803) 438-8877 Kershaw County Mental Health Center 2611 Liberty Hill Road Camden, SC 29020 (803) 423-5323 The Alpha Center 70 Mill Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-6902 www.thealphacentersc.org United Way Helpline (803) 432-0951 (803) 425-8533 Wateree Community Actions, Inc. (803) 432-3411

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Crisis Pregnancy Center 254 Broad St Sumter SC 29150-4144 (803) 773-8858 Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009-C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 771-6634 All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 898-9282 Fax: (803)898-9465 Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, Union, York

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Antioch Head Start 1591 Bishopville Hwy. P.O. Box 95 Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-2823 First Steps P. O. Box 669 Camden, SC 29021 Phone: (803) 432-7756

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Mt. Pisgah-Buffalo Squad (803) 475-6321 Kershaw County Medical Center Haile & Roberts Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-4311 United Way of Kershaw County 110 E. DeKalb Street P.O. Box 737 Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-0951

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082

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Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Kershaw County Public Health Dept. 1116 Church Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-6012

Salvation Army Thrift Store 815 Broad Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-4918 Must give client a referral letter to obtain clothes with no charge; operates 2 times per month Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Kershaw County Public Health Dept 1116 Church Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-6012 Dept. of Social Services 816 DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-7676 Christian Community Ministries 110 E. DeKalb Street P.O. Box 1712 Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1431 www.ccmkershawcounty.org Hours: 9 a.m. -11:30 a.m. Food, financial, prescription assistance for those in a crisis situation. Clemson Extension Service 632 W. Dekalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-9071 www.clemson.edu/extension/county/ kershaw/ SC State Housing Authority (800) 432-5007 Santee-Lynches Affordable Housing And Community Development Corporation, Inc 255 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-0020 Toll Free: 1-877-736-0003 Affordable rental housing. Homeownership opportunities. Lease/ purchase program. Purchase/rehab/ resale program. Housing rehabilitation program. economic development Area Served: Clarendon Darlington, Florence, Georgetown, Kershaw, Lee, Marion, Richland, Sumter and Williamsburg counties.

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Kershaw County Literacy Association (803) 432-1114 Kershaw County Applied Technical College (803) 425-8982 Teen Health Promotion Coalition (803) 425-1892 Kershaw County Activities Center (803) 432-4841 Kershaw County Adult Education 874 Vocational Lane Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-8980

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 816 DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-7676 DHHS 110 E. DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-7676 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health (800) 726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Wateree Community Action 710 W. DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-7640 Salvation Army 815 Broad Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-4918 Hours: Mon-Sat 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Social Security Administration 1111 Broad Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-7776 1-800-772-1213 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Department of Employment & Workforce 205 E. DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-5153 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 15 Battleship Road Ext. Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1068 Lee and Kershaw counties provide job resources for disabled only Goodwill Industries Job Connection Location 16771 Springdale Drive Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1150 www. goodwillsc.org Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 - 5 p.m.

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Santee Lynches Regional Council of Governments 36 W. Liberty Street P.O. Box 1837 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 775-7381 www.santeelynchescog.org Serving: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee and Sumter United Way of Kershaw County 110 E. DeKalb Street # 1 Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-4616 www.uwkc.net Kershaw County Habitat for Humanity P.O. Box 1525 Camden, SC 29020-8525 (803) 432-4333 Helping Hands Ministries (803) 432-0812

Services: Healthcare to the uninsured including primary care, BCN and pharmacy Kershaw County Medical Center 1315 Roberts Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-4311 Kershaw Health, Home Health & Hospice 2001 W. DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-1182 Christian Community Ministries (803) 432-1431 Hours: 9 a.m. - 11:30 a m. Kershaw County Council on Aging (803) 432-8173 Healthcare Place at Bethune 103 S. Main Street Bethune, SC 29009 (843) 334-6551 Primary Care at Elgin 40 Pinnacle Parkway, Suite 208 Elgin, SC 29045 (803) 424-5165 West Wateree Medical Complex 1165 Hwy. 1 South Lugoff, SC 29078 (803) 408-1397 American Cancer Society 128 Stonemark Lane Columbia, SC 29210-3855 (803) 750-1790 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org

American Heart Association 520 Gervais Street, # 300 Columbia, SC 29201-3071 (803) 738-9540 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street P.O. Box 1628 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5511 BabyNet DHEC Region 4 105 N. Magnolia Street P.O. Box 1628 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5511 ext.365 Kershaw Board of Disabilities and Special Needs P.O. Box 310 Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-4841, fax: (803) 424-2280 1-888-246-7718 [email protected] Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Kershaw County Public Health Department 1116 Church Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-6012 Sand Hills Medical Foundation Jefferson Medical Center 409 E. Church Street P.O. Box 249 Jefferson, SC 29718 (843) 658-3005 McBee: (843) 335-8291 Lugoff: (803) 408-3262 Kershaw Health Center 3855 Fork Hill Road Kershaw, SC 29067 (803) 475-3365 Kershaw County Community Medical Clinic (Free Clinic) 110-C E. DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 713-0806 Hours: M&W 9 a.m.-7 .p.m, T&TH 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Legal Services 2109 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-9668 www.sclegal.org

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SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 432-9511 AL-ANON (803) 432-9511 Kershaw County Department of Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Services (803) 432-6902 Counseling, drug testing and referrals to in-patient facilities.

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

YWCA 246 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-7158 Crisis Line: (803) 773-HELP (4357) Family violence shelter, Counseling, Support groups, Volunteer training and Community forums Atlas Gym and Fitness Center 1017 Gordon Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-1017 www.atlasgymsc.com

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Santee/Wateree Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) 1-888-748-4987 Fitness Zone 814 Wateree Plaza Lugoff, SC 29078 (803) 438-3811 www.fitnesszonelugoff.com Kershaw County Recreation Department 1042 W. Dekalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-6009 www.kershaw.sc.gov Bethune Recreation Center 206 S. Main Street Bethune, SC 29009 www.kershaw.sc.gov

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 816 DeKalb Street Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-7676 Sistercare, Inc. P.O. Box 1029 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 765-9428 1-800-637-7606 Sexual Assault Center P.O. Box 282 Camden, SC 29020 (803) 425-4357 1-800-585-4455 Child Protective and Preventative Services (803) 432-7676 Guardian Ad Litem (803) 425-1412 Hours: Mon-Fri, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (excluding lunch)

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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LANCASTER

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 454 S. Anderson Road, Suite 312 Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-9626 1-800-922-1537

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Mental Health Center 1906 Hwy. 521 Bypass South Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-7456

Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 771-6634 All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, ultrasound for clients, information on all options, birthing and parenting classes, maternity clothes, baby clothes and baby furniture, adoption referrals, plus, dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Education, training, gynecological exams,HIV/AIDS testing, and STD testing Florence Crittenton Services of North Carolina (704) 372-4663

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 Columbia, SC 29202 1-800-768-5858

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

United Way of Lancaster County P.O. Box 56 109 South Wylie Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 283-8923 Referrals to resources

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Carolina Community Action, Inc. Head Start / Family Services P.O. Box 933 Rock Hill, SC 29731-6933 (803) 366-5398 GLEAMMS Pontiac Head Start Center 500 Spears Creek Road Elgin, SC 29045 (803) 462-6977 First Steps 105 South Wylie Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-8000

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Birthright of Columbia 1405 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 765-0165 Christian organization with free pregnancy testing and emergency shelter for pregnant women wishing to carry the pregnancy to term.

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

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Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

DHHS 1599 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720(803) 286-8208 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Lancaster County Public Health Dept. (WIC) 1833 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-8118 HOPE of Lancaster County 2008 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-4673 Social Security Administration 498 Lakeshore Pkwy. Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 328-6271 1-800-772-1213 Hours: M Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Salvation Army 119 S. Charlotte Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 324-5141 Carolina Community Action Agency 101 Wylie Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-0901 Lancaster Housing Authority 3502 Caroline Court Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-7214

Kershaw Public Health Center 3855 Fork Hill Road Kershaw, SC 29067 (803) 475-3365 Springs Memorial Hospital 800 W. Meeting Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-1214 Covenant Care Clinic 165 Craig Manor Rd. Lancaster, SC 803-286-5683 Care Net, Inc. (803) 285-2273 Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Physician referrals Community Medicine Foundation North Central Family Medical Center 1131 Saluda Street P.O. Box 28 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 325-7744 Sand Hills Medical Foundation 727 7th Street P.O. Box 366 McBee, SC 29101 (843) 335-8291

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Adult Education 610 East Meeting Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-7660 Programs for diploma, GED, literacy, ESL, Spanish and computers. Call for schedule

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Employment Security Commission 705 N. White Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-6966 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1150 Roddey Drive Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-6909 (803) 286-0498 ­ training center Job resources for the disabled.

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Lancaster County Public Health Dept. 1833 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-9948 Kershaw Public Health Center 3855 Fork Hill Road P.O. Box 277 Kershaw, SC 29067 (803) 475-3365 Hours: Mon.& Wed. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Lancaster County Public Health Dept. 1833 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-7628 1-800-888-9798 BabyNet York County Public Health Dept. 1070 Heckle Road Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 909-7310 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 803-285-4368

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services Human Services Complex 1837 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-6914

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Lancaster County Public Health Dept. 1833 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-9948

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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LEGAL AID SERVICES

Piedmont Legal Services 214 Johnston Street P.O. Box 10591 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 327-9001 1-800-922-3853, Intake - 1-888-346-5592 Hours: M-TH 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Human Services Complex 1837 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-6914 Palmetto Citizens Against Sexual Assault 106 N. York Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-5232 Fax: (803) 286-0520 Safe Passage, Inc. P.O. Box 11458 Rock Hill, SC 29731-6686 1-800-659-0977

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (803) 537-6610 1-800-768-4928

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Counseling Services Dept of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services 114 S. Main Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-6911 Outpatient treatment only; adolescents 12 to 17 and adults Lancaster Recovery Center 800 W. Meeting Street Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 286-1491 Inpatient Medicaid detox; rehab; partial hospitalization & intensive outpatient treatment Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 285-4131 Recorded message gives extensive schedule of AA meetings

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LAURENS

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region V 301 University Ridge Greenville, SC 29603-0887 (864) 467-7700, 1-800-554-5268

Golden Strip Family & Child Development Center 1102 Howard Drive Simpsonville, SC 29681 (864) 355-5070 Hours: M-TH 9-NOON, Fri 1-4 Offer a variety of family support and counseling services

Florence Crittenton - North Carolina 704-372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr. Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101, (864) 282-4650

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

Laurens County Hospital 22725 US Hwy. 76 East Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-9100 Golden Strip Family & Child Development Center 1102 Howard Drive Simpsonville, SC 29681 (864) 967-2022 United Way of Laurens County 16 Peachtree Street, Ste. B Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-3623

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-516101

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Sanders Head Start Center P.O. Box 829 Laurens, SC 29360 (864) 984-4814 Fax: (864) 984-2175 First Steps 1029 West Main Street Laurens, SC 29360 (864) 984-8130

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected]

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Mental Health Center 442 Professional Park Rd. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 938-0912

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Piedmont Technical College 620 N. Emerald Road Greenwood, SC 29648-8324 (864) 941-8324 1-800-868-5528

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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www.ptc.edu Centers in Abbeville, Edgefield, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda School District 56 Family Literacy 625 Elizabeth Street Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0836 Adult education, preschool, parenting classes, and parent/child literacy. Must be 17 years and older with children and 5 and under. Laurens YMCA 410 Anderson Dr. Laurens, SC 29360 (864) 984-2621, (864) 984-2626 Clinton YMCA 1 YMCA Dr. , PO Box 492 Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-1555 Golden Strip Family & Child Development Center 1102 Howard Drive Simpsonville, SC 29681 (864) 355-5020

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 93 Human Services Rd. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0100 Human Services Complex Behind Laurens County Hospital DHHS 93 Human Services Rd Human Services Complex Clinton, SC (864) 833-0100 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission 237 N. Hospital Street P.O. Box 1326 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-8434 Golden Strip Family & Child Development Center 1102 Howard Drive Simpsonville, SC 29681 (864) 355-5070 Hours: M T Th 9 a.m. - noon Fri. 1 - 4 p.m. Services: helps clients in an emergency situation with utilities, medication, rent, food, offers basic skills training to adults and Salvation Army clothing vouchers. Clients must bring a picture ID, social security card for each member in the family. If requesting help with utilities, must bring the bill. If requesting help with prescription, must bring the prescription or bottle to be refilled.

Social Security Administration 292 Professional Park Road Clinton, SC 29325 1-866-526-9854 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Laurens County Public Health Dept. 93 Human Services Rd. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0000 Clinton Christian Outreach Academy St. (864) 833-4775 Hours: Tues & Thurs. County Soup Kitchen / New Beginnings Baptist Church 700 Bypass 127 Laurens, SC 29360 (864) 984-6225 Hours: M-F 9-5 United Way 6 Peachtree Street, Ste. B Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-3623 Housing Authority City of Laurens 218 Independence Ave. Laurens, SC 29360 (864) 984-6568 Regional Housing Authority 460 Church Street Laurens SC 29360 (864) 984-0578 Fax: (864)984-2669 Thornwell Home and School for Children 302 S Broad St. Clinton SC 29325 (864) 833-1232, 833-7721

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 22861 Hwy 76 East Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-4121- Laurens County Laurens Office - (864) 984-6563 Newberry Office - (803) 276-8438

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Laurens County Public Health Department 93 Human Services Rd. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0000

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Open Doors (men only) 209 E Main St. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-7670 Hours: 24 hours daily and 7 days a week Services: outreach, transportation to and from doctor's appointments, seeks out the homeless, transportation to and from job interviews. The shelter is for single men only and offers rehabilitation for drug and alcohol abuse. Helps find employment and works with other programs.

New Horizons Family Health Services, Inc. 130 Mallard Street P.O. Box 287 Greenville, SC 29601-4046 (864) 233-1534 Hours: M-Th 8-8, Fri 8-5 Laurens County Hospital US Hwy. 76 West Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-9100 Good Shepherd Free Medical Clinic 245 Human Services Road Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0017 Hours: M & W 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Fri. 9 a.m. - noon

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

The Phoenix Center 1400 Cleveland Street Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 467-3790 Laurens County Dept. of Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Services 219 Human Services Road Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-6500

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Laurens Health Dept. 93 Human Services Rd. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0000 Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446 McCormick Family and Dental Practice 219-A North Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 Walsh Dental Associates 219-B N. Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2571 Accepts medicaid and offers sliding fee with referral from Carolina Health Centers. Calhoun Falls Family Practice 535 Jackson Street Calhoun Falls, SC 29628 (864) 418-8578 Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 S. Greenwood Avenue Ware Shoals, SC 29692 (864) 456-7436 Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road, P.O. Box 128 Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 Hours: M T TH FR 8:30-5, W 8-12

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Senior Options, Inc. (864) 938-0572

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenwood County Public Health Dept 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5938 (864) 942-3600 Baby Net Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5905, 1-866-637-6831 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 864-682-2314

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Industrial Park Rd. Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 833-0100 Laurens County Safe Home P.O. Box 1091 Laurens, SC 29325 (864) 682-7270 Sexual Trauma Counseling Center P.O. Box 693 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 227-1623

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Piedmont Legal Services 316 W. Cambridge Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 223-4879 1-800-922-3114

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region 4 Business and Tech. Center-112 181 E. Evans Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637 For Emergencies call: 1-888-722-2580

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Mental Health Clinic 817 Brown Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-9414 Lee Center Family Counseling 108 E. Church Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6025

Crisis Pregnancy Center 254 Broad Street Sumter SC 29150-4144 (803) 773-8858 Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center2009-C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 771-6634 All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Road, Suite D Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750 Fax: (843) 661-4758 Hours: M-Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

United Way of Sumter/Clarendon/Lee 215 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-7935 www.unitedwaysumterclarendonlee.org Hours: 8 a.m. -5 p.m. Referral service for youth programs, financial support and basic assistance for needy in the community. American Red Cross Tri-County Service Center 1155 N. Guignard, Suite 2 Sumter, SC 29150 (803)775-2363 www.columbiaregionredcross.org

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Wateree Community Action, Inc. Head Start Program 1155 N. Lafayette Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-1291 [email protected] Bishopville Head Start 603 N. Main Street P.O. Box 72 Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5403 Children ages 3 & 4 First Steps 211 N. Main Street P.O. Box 344 Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5110

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9

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EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Lee Central High School Career / Technology Center 1800 Wisacky Road Bishopville, SC 29010 Phone: (803) 428-4633 Fax: (803) 428-4062 Hours: M-F, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. High School Career Center DIAMONDS Teen Pregnancy Prevention 26 Council Street Room 5 Sumter SC 29150 (803) 774-2240 Counseling, after school program, programs for teens. Sumter- Lee Adult Education 905 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 778-6432 Lee County Adult Education 600 N. Main Street Bishopville, SC, 29010 (803) 484-4040 Clemson Extension Service 5 Courthouse Square Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5416 www.clemson.edu/extension/county/lee/

Bishopville Workforce Center 123 S. Nettles Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 483-2021 workforcesouthcarolina.com Hours: Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m. ­ 5:00 p.m.

Salvation Army 16 Kendrick Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-9336 Financial, food & clothing Lee County Cooperative Ministry 315 N. Dennis Avenue Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6350 Hours: Tuesday, 9 a.m. ­ 12 p.m. Food Pantry Bishopville Church of Christ 805 N. Main Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6272 Food Pantry St. Paul UMC- Wisacky 352 Lynchburg Hwy. Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 428-5870 Hours: 3rd Wednesday 1 - 4 p.m. Food Pantry Wateree Community Action, Inc. 613 Hwy. 15 North Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5401 Hours: M-F, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Lee County Public Health Dept. 810 Brown Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6612 (803) 484-6234 South Carolina State Housing 1-800-432-5007 or (803) 896-9508 Sumter Habitat for Humanity P.O. Box 2746 Sumter, SC 29151-2746 (803) 775-5767

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Lee County Public Health Dept. 810 Brown Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6612 CareSouth Carolina Bishopville Health Center 545 Sumter Hwy. Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5317

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services County Welfare Building 820 Brown Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5376 DHHS 820 Brown Street P.O. Box 406; Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5376 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 15 Battleship Road Extension Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1068 (Voice/TTY) (866) 206-5280 (Toll free) Serving Fairfield, Kershaw and Lee counties provide job resources for disabled only Goodwill Industries Job Connection Location 16771 Springdale Drive Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1150 www. goodwillsc.org Hours: Monday ­ Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 ­ 5 p.m.

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Santee-Lynches Affordable Housing And Community Development Corporation, Inc 255 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-0020 Toll Free: 1-877-736-0003 Affordable rental housing. Homeownership opportunities. Lease/ purchase program. Purchase/rehab/ resale program. Housing rehabilitation program. economic development Area Served: Clarendon Darlington, Florence, Georgetown, Kershaw, Lee, Marion, Richland, Sumter and Williamsburg counties.

CareSouth Carolina Hunt Family Practice 106 Hospital Square P.O. Box 508 Bishopville, SC 29010 (843) 484-5943 www.caresouth-carolina.com Sumter Family Health Center 1278 N. Lafayette Drive P.O. Box 250 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-4500 www.sumterfhc.com Primary healthcare, Maternity healthcare, Preventive healthcare, High-risk populations American Cancer Society 128 Stonemark Lane Columbia, SC 29210-3855 (803) 750-1790 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 520 Gervais St # 300 Columbia, SC 29201-3071 (803) 738-9540 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

Lee Disabilities and Special Needs Board P.O. Box 468 Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-9473 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Legal Services of the Fourth Judicial 123 S. Main Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-5341

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Lee County Public Health Dept. 810 Brown Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6612 Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center 1304 W. BoBo Newsome Hwy. Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 339-2100 www.cprmc.com McLeod Regional Medical Center 555 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 777-2000 www.mcleodhealth.com Tuomey Healthcare System 129 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-9000 www.tuomey.com CareSouth Carolina Bishopville Center 545 Sumter Hwy. P.O. Box 508 Bishopville, SC 29010 (843) 484-5317 www.caresouth-carolina.com Hours: 8:30 a.m. -5 p.m. Program Services: Family practice, Women's services, Pediatrics, Nutrition services, Health education, Behavorial health, Community development, Laboratory, Radiology, Hospitalization

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Lee County Department of Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Services 108 E. Church Street Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6025 Counseling, drug testing and referrals to in-patient facilities.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Santee/Wateree Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (803) 775-9347 Toll free: 1-888-748-4987 www.swrta.com Hours: Monday ­ Friday 4:30 a.m. ­ 9:00 p.m. Serving: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee and Sumter counties

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Sumter County Public Health Dept 105 N. Magnolia Street P.O. Box 1628 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5511, ext. 2830 Baby Net DHEC Region 4 105 N. Magnolia Street P.O. Box 1628 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5511, ext. 2899

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Adult & Child Protective Services Dept. of Social Services County Welfare Building 820 Brown Street Bishopville, SC 29011 (803) 484-5376 Sexual Assault Center Serving Kershaw and Lee counties 111 Broad Street P.O. Box 282 Camden, SC 29020 1-800-585-4455 (803) 425-4357 Hours: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., but someone on call 24 hours. YWCA of The Upper Lowlands, Inc. 246 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2763

Dennis High Memorial Park Roland Street and Cedar Lane Bishopville, SC 29010

Ashwood Lake Hwy. 15 North 5 Miles south of Bishopville www.dnr.sc.gov/mlands/ managedland?p_id=80 Lee State Park 487 Loop Road Bishopville, SC 2010 (803) 428 -5307

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Bishopville Senior Center 51 Wilkinson Road P.O. Box 343 Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 484-6212 Lynchburg Senior Center Do-Right Lodge Highway 76 Lynchburg, SC 29080 (803) 437-2497 Ebenezer United Methodist Church Senior Services 2757 Hwy. 15 North Bishopville, SC 29010 (803) 428-6963 Grammar School Park Heyward Street Bishopville, SC 29010 MM Levy Park Church Street Bishopville, SC 29010

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 2638 Two Notch Rd., Ste. 200 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 898-8980 Main 1-888- 711-7095 Toll Free (803) 898-9053 Fax

Hours: M-Fri. 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Serves children from 6 weeks through Kindergarten and school age children before and after school and during school vacations. GLEAMMS Batesburg/Leesville Head Start Center 118 David Drive Batesburg, SC 29006 (803) 532-4039 Fax: (803) 532-4402 GLEAMMS Lexington Head Start Center 134 Gibson Court Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 951-3215 Fax: (803) 951-3558 GLEAMMS Platts Springs Head Start Center 1309 Platt Spring Road West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 794-9707 Fax: (803) 794-1401 Interfaith Community Service of SC 819 Woodrow Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 252-8390 Child care resources, parent education First Steps 101 West Columbia Ave. Batesburg-Leesville, SC 29006 (803) 532-6861

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Lexington County Mental Health Center 130 N. Hospital Drive W. Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 739-8600 Three Rivers Behavioral Health System 2900 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 796-9911 1-866-736-9911 Behavioral Health Services Baptist Medical Center (803) 988-8765 Mental health day treatment program Friendship Center / MIRCI 3809 Rosewood Drive Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 786-1844 Crisis Counseling Family Service Center 1800 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 733-5450 1-800-922-5651 Trauma Related Resources Post Trauma Resources 1709 Laurel Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 765-0700 Affiliated Family Services 2016 Assembly Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 252-5300 Shelley McGeorge, Leah Lake, Nancy McGraw

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Child Support Enforcement Columbia Regional Office 3150 Harden Street, P.O. Box 1270 Columbia, SC 29202 (803)898-9282 Fax: (803)898-9465 Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, Union, York

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services DSS/Food Stamps/Medicaid 541 Gibson Road Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 957-7333 USC/Gateway Academy Child Development and Research Center 1530 Wheat Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 765-2666 Fax: (803) 217-0200

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Family Service Center 1800 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 733-5450 Counseling services & consumer credit services USC Counseling & Human Development Center (803) 777-5223 For students only USC Psychological Service Center (803) 734-0378 Lutheran Family Services Counseling Center 118 Union Street Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 750-9917 or 1-800-435-7464 Individual, couples, and marital counseling

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Day Break Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 771-6634 (24 hour hotline) All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. M-F 10-5 Planned Parenthood 2712 Middleburg Drive Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 256-4908 Birthright of Columbia 1405 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 765-0165 Christian organization with free pregnancy testing and emergency shelter for pregnant women wishing to carry the pregnancy to term. Florence Crittenton Services of North Carolina (704) 372-4663

Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Parent Information and Resources Center of the Midlands Lexington School District One 100 Tarrar Springs Road Lexington, SC 29702 (803) 808-1462 Midlands Technical College (803) 738-8324 Cayce/West Columbia Branch Library 1500 Augusta Road West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 794-6791 Lexington Branch Library 5440 Augusta Road Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 785-2600

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Poison Control Center (803) 777-1117 1-800-222-1222 Lexington County Medical Center 2720 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-2000 American Red Cross 2751 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 251-6000 Serves eight counties: Richland, Lexington, Saluda, Fairfield, Sumter, Lee, Calhoun, and Clarendon. United Way of the Midlands 1800 Main Street P.O. Box 152 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 733-5400 Helpline number is 211

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Lexington Employment Security 714 South Lake Dr, Ste. 140 Lexington, SC (803) 359-6131 Job and unemployment services Work/Life Solutions 714 South Lake Dr, Suite 140 Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 359-6131 Career counseling, supportive services, and referrals for the unemployed

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Planned Parenthood 2712 Middleburg Drive Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 256-4908 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (803) 896-6333 Lexington and Richland counties

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Lexington County Public Health Dept. 112 West Hospital Drive West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-3580 Batesburg Public Health Dept. 229 West Church Street Batesburg, SC 29006 (803) 332-6326 Swansea Public Health Dept. 500 Charlie Rast Road Swansea, SC 29160 (803) 568-3914 Planned Parenthood 2712 Middleburg Drive Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 256-4908 Richland Community Health Care Association Richland Primary Care Center 1520 Laurel Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8407

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Lexington County Public Health Dept. 112 West Hospital Drive West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-3580 Batesburg Public Health Dept. 229 West Church Street Batesburg, SC 29006 (803) 332-6326 Swansea Public Health Dept. 500 Charlie Rast Road Swansea, SC 29160 (803) 568-3914 Richland Community Health Care Association Richland Primary Care Center 1520 Laurel Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8407 God's People In Service 4512A Fish Hatchery Rd Gaston, SC 29053 (803) 955-9251 food pantry

Lexington Interfaith Community Services 309 E. Main St Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 957-6656 (803) 356-6916 We Care (803) 345-3244 Chapin Interfaith Outreach Rent, utility, and medical funds Community Christian Fellowship 1798 Utopia School Road Leesville, SC 29070 (803) 532-2914 Closed during Summer, Food Pantry only. Life Church International 1049 Harbor Drive West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 794-1001 Services: Food Bank Community Action 650 Knox Abbott Drive Cayce, SC 29033 (803) 794-6778 Hours: M-Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Assist with rent and utilities God's Helping Hand 919 Holland Avenue Cayce, SC 29033 (803) 791-4167 Serves zips: 29169, 170, 171, 172, 033 His House Mission 764 Meeting Street West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-0557 Overnight shelter, rehab for alcoholics, and thrift store. Lexington Interfaith Community Thrift Shop 212 North Church Street Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 957-6656 Fax: (803) 957-3414 Hours: M-Fri. 9 a.m. - noon Food, Clothing and Utilities

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Aiken/Barnwell/Lexington Community Action Commission, Inc. (803) 794-6778 Assistance with rent, utilities, prescriptions and aid to homeless. Dept. of Social Services 314 West Main Street Lexington, SC 29071 (803) 941-0226 Protective services, TANF, and food stamps DHHS 605 West Main Street Lexington, SC 29072 FI Medicaid (803) 785-2991 SSI Medicaid (803) 785-2975

Samaritan's Well 129 Gibson Court Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 785-4357 Transitional Housing for women and children Mission Columbia Northside Baptist Church (803) 926-3020 Rent and utilities

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Lexington County Housing Authority 919 Bluff Rd. Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 896-8663 1-800-432-5007 Sistercare (803) 765-9428 1-800-637-7606 24 hour services to abused women, shelter, support groups, community education programs.

Children's Dental Clinic Lexington County Health Dept 1070 S. Lake Drive West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-3580 Northside Baptist Church Good Samaritan Clinic 1316 Leaphart St West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 796-4484 or (803) 467-8510 Hours: Thursdays 4-8 Free Clinic, Bilingual staff Nurse Family Partnership (803) 576-2757 Nurse-Family Partnership is a free, voluntary program that partners firsttime moms with nurse home visitors. A specially trained nurse will visit throughout the pregnancy and until the baby turns two years old. During these visits, the caring nurse will offer the knowledge and support you need to confidently create a better life for your baby and yourself.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Three Rivers Behavioral Health System 2900 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 796-9911 1-866-796-9911 Columbia Metro Treatment Center 421 Capital Square Center West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-9422 Lexington/Richland Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council (LRADAC) (803) 256-3100 or (803) 726-9300 School programs, detox, inpatient, and outpatient services. Maternal Outreach Management Services (MOMS) (803) 726-9417 Medical Detoxifi cation for Women & Men

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Lexington County Public Health Dept. 1070 S. Lake Dr. West Columbia, SC 29073 (803) 791-3580 Swansea Public Health Dept. 500 Charlie Rast Road Swansea, SC 29160 (803) 568-3914 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Saluda Family Practice 219 Greenwood Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2181 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 Palmetto Family Primary Health Care Centers, Inc. 1136 Kincaid Bridge Road Post Office Box 326 Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1052 Richland Primary Care Center 1520 Laurel Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8407 Lexington Medical Center 2720 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-2000 Batesburg Public Health Dept. 229 West Church Street Batesburg, SC 29006 (803) 332-6326

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2800 BabyNet Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street, Room 2011 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2990 Richland/Lexington Disabilities and Special Needs (803) 252-5179 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Transportation Management Services 1-800-999-9083 (803) 791-5773

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Social Services Center 541 Gibson Road Lexington, SC 29072 (803) 941-0226 Sistercare P.O. Box 1029 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 765-9428 1-800-637-7606 Adult & Child Protective Services (803) 785-7333

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Legal Services 2109 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 359-4154

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands 3700 Forest Drive, Suite 350 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 771-7273 24 Hour Hotline (803) 790-8208 Office Intervention, treatment & advocacy to survivors of sexual assault 24 hour crisis line

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MARION

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region 4 Business & Tech. Center-112 181 E. Evans Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637

Mullins Early Head Start Center 338 Academy Street Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 464-8002 First Steps P.O. Box 56 Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-8207 Provides protection, nutrition and health care services to preschool children; also provides works on providing support to families and communities to promote the optimal development of their preschool children.

Health Care Partners of South Carolina 1106 Lombardy Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-2400 www.hcpsc.com Circle Park Behavioral Health 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-9349

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Road Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

See Hospitals Under Health Services American Red Cross (843) 662-8121 Florence Emergency Relief in Disaster and Fire

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Springville Head Start 2513 Springville Road Marion, SC 29573 (843) 423-7593 Nichols Head Start 406 Old Stage Road Nichols, SC 29581 (843) 526-2670 McMillan Head Start 408 McMillan Street Marion, SC 29573 (843) 423-9550 Britton's Neck Head Start 223 Gresham Road Britton's Neck, SC 29546 (843) 362-9922

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Pee Dee Mental Health Center 125 E. Cheves Street Florence SC 29506 (843) 317-4073 (843) 317-4081 Children, Adolescents, and Families (CAF) Pee Dee Mental Health Marion County Clinic 1104 N. Lombardy Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 431-1100 www.dmh.sc.gov/peedee Health Care Partners of South Carolina Community Medical Center 123 E. Broadway Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3573

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526 Bethany Christian Services 2141 B Hoffmeyer Road Florence, SC 29501 (843) 629-1177 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

DHHS 1311 N. Main Street P.O. Box 1837 Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-5417 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Harvest Hope Food Bank 2513 W. Lucas Street Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-0826 www.harvesthope.org

All housing authorities have low income housing distributed by an application process. Marion Habitat for Humanity P.O. Box 873 Marion, SC 29571-0873 (843) 423-4663 Santee-Lynches Affordable Housing And Community Development Corporation, Inc 255 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-0020 Toll Free: 1-877-736-0003 Affordable rental housing. Homeownership opportunities. Lease/ purchase program. Purchase/rehab/ resale program. Housing rehabilitation program. economic development Area Served: Clarendon Darlington, Florence, Georgetown, Kershaw, Lee, Marion, Richland, Sumter and Williamsburg counties. United Way of Marion County 100 Court Street P.O. Box 815 Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-3411 Hours: Tues & Thurs. 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1p.m.-3 p.m. Information and Referrals to Local Services. Women, Children, & Infants (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Marion County Public Health Dept. 206 Airport Court Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 423-8311

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1947 W. Darlington Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-8114 Resources for the disabled only. State Employment Services Marion One-Stop (843) 423-8288 Provides a listing of local job openings.

Bethel World Ministries 3114 N. Hwy. 41 Mullins, SC 29574 Monument of Faith Ministries 702 Georgetown Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-1704 Hours: 3rd Weds. 3 -5 p.m. Marion Church of God 1401 N. Main Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-0474 Hours: Tuesday 9 a.m. -12 p.m., except 5th Tuesday Pee Dee Community Action Agency 201 Witcover Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-6711 Financial Help with rent, electricity, etc. Marion County Housing Authority 826 Walnut Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-5242 Hours: M-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Fri. 1 - 4 p.m.

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Marion County Public Health Dept. Beeson Building 206 Airport Court, Suite B Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 423-8295

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Marion County Public Health Dept. 206 Airport Court, Suite B Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 423-8295 Marion County Medical Center 2829 E. Hwy. 76 Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 431-2000 www.marioncountymedical.com

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Beeson Building 137 Airport Court, Suite A Mullins, SC 29571 (843) 423-4623

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Health Care Partners of South Carolina 1106 Lombardy Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-2400 www.hcpsc.com American Cancer Society 1800 Second Loop Road P.O. Box 4508 Florence, SC 29502-4508 (843) 669-6349 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org American Heart Association 181 E. Evans Street BTC-009, Suite 200 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 665-0985 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

Marion Dillion County Disability & Special Needs Board P.O. Box 2072 Dillion SC 29536 (843) 423-4484 Provides Support to Individuals with disabilities and their families, early intervention, respite care and summer care services. Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs Pee Dee Speech & Hearing Center 153 E. NB Baroody Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 662-7802 Provides all Speech and hearing Services for the disabled

Springbranch Residential Treatment Center P.O. Box 183 Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-7876 Detox for alcohol and drug abuse Florence County's Alcohol and Drug Abuse Authority Circle Park Behavioral Health 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-9349 Fax: (843) 669-6122 Outpatient treatment only, all ages accepted.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 423-6112 1-800-868-0556 Marion 1-800-768-4928 Chesterfield/Marlboro

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

The Good Samaritan Colony P.O. Box 36 Mt. Croghan, SC 29727 (843) 634-6848 Males only, 18+ Alcohol and drug addiction treatment and rehabilitation. Alcohol & Drug Abuse Commission for Marion County 204 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Dillion SC, 29536 (843) 774-6591 Trinity Behavioral Care Focused Maternal Outreach Women's Prevention and Outreach Program (843) 423-8292 (Outpatient) Fresh Start (843) 431-9225 (Inpatient) Facility for high-risk pregnancy/ parenting adolescent girls age 17 and under

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services Beeson Building 180 Airport Court, Suite A Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 423-4623 Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Assault P.O. Box 1351 Florence, SC 29503 (843) 669-4600 (843) 669-4694 Marion (843) 423-6568 Hotline 1-800-273-1820 Offers crises intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness.

SPECIAL NEEDS

Healthy Start Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-1482 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Florence County Public Health Dept. 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4829 1-800-763-1223 Baby Net DHEC Region 4 145 E. Cheves Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-4835 (843) 661-4809 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Senior Circle @ Carolinas Hospital System 805 Pamplico Hwy. Florence, SC 29505 (843) 674-2975 www.seniorcircle.com Senior Circle @ Marlboro Park Hospital 1138 Cheraw Hwy. Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2881 www.seniorcircle.com For adults age 50 and over. Annual membership of $15. Exercise and wellness classes. Health education Marion Recreation Department 107 S. Main Street Marion, SC 29571 (843) 423-5961 www.marionsc.gov Mullins Recreation Department 151 E. Front Street P.O. Drawer 408 Mullins, SC 29574 (843) 464-9583 www.mullinssc.us

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MARLBORO

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region IV Business & Tech. Center-112 181 E. Evans Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Tri-County Mental Health 1035 Cheraw Hwy. P.O. Box 918 Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 454-0442 Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.; 24-hour emergency services. Eligibility/Fees: Serves all ages, regardless of financial status. Fees set on state fee schedule. Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance filed. Circle Park Behavioral Health Services 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29502 (843) 665-9349 www.circlepark.com

EMERGENCY RELIEF IN DISASTER AND FIRE

United Way of Marlboro County 706 E. Main Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-4802

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2120 W. Jody Road, Suite D P.O. Box 1071 Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7526 Bethany Christian Services 2141 B Hoffmeyer Road Florence, SC 29501 (843) 629-1177 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682

CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Chesterfield/Marlboro Economic Opportunity Council (EOC) Head Start P.O. Box 877 Cheraw, SC 29520 (843) 479-2818 First Steps P.O. Box 249 Bennettsville SC 29512 (843) 479-4200 Provides protection, nutrition and health care services to preschool children; also provides works on providing support to families and communities to promote the optimal development of their preschool children

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

American Red Cross Pee Dee Chapter 1601-A W. Lucas Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 662-8121 www.peedeeredcross.org American Red Cross 205 E.Market Street Bennettsville, SC 29512-3128 (843) 479-5637 www.peedeeredcross.org

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free number on Page 8 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Marlboro County Public Health Dept. 711 Parsonage Street Extension Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6801 Serves Marlboro and Chesterfield

El-Jireth Pentecostal Apostolic Church 206­A Hwy 15/401 Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 206-2546 Hours: 3rd Friday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Word of Life Christian Center Ministries 1300 W. Main Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-7621 Hours: 2nd and 4th Wednesday, 12 - 2 p.m. Advisory Council 213 Market Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6991 Level Green UMC BC1 Grace and Mercy 316 Marshall Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2829 Hours: Monday, 12 -1:30 p.m.; Thursday, 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.; 3rd Friday, 8:30 a.m. -1 p.m. Sandy Grove Baptist Church 1047 Sandy Grove Church Road Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2281 Hours: 4th Saturday 8 ­ 11 a.m. Amikids Bennettsville, Inc. 620 Marlboro Road Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-0420 Manna House 450 Jarrot Street P.O. Box 13452 Florence, SC 29504 (843) 667-6077 Social Security Administration 1060 Cottingham Blvd. North Bennettsville, SC 29512 1-888-810-7617 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Chesterfield-Marlboro Economic Opportunity Council, Inc. (843) 479-2818

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 711 Parsonage Street Ext. County Complex Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-7181 Main (843) 479-7186 Hotline (843) 479-4520 Medical & Job DHHS 1 Ag Street P.O. Drawer 1074; Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-4520 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Bread of Life Food Pantry 116 Broad Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6733 Sword of Truth Ministries, Inc. 105 Cheraw Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-0059 Harvest Hope Food Bank 2513 W. Lucas Street Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-0826 www.harvesthope.org

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Bennettsville Extension Office South Carolina State University 213 E. Market Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6991 Marlboro County Adult Education 215 Broad Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-5923 Children's Defense Fund 117 Cheraw Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-5310 Child advocacy, youth development and education programs

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

State Employment Services Marlboro One Stop (843) 479-4081 Provides a listing of local job openings South Carolina Vocational Rehab. 1029 Hwy. 9 West Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-8318 Resources for the disabled only

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Community Action Agency 904 S. Fourth Street Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-1135 Financial help with rent, electricity, etc.

Care South Carolina/Society Hill 737 S. Main Street P.O. Box 239 Society Hill, SC 29593 (843) 378-4501 Marlboro Park Hospital 1138 Cheraw Hwy Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2881 CareSouth Carolina Bennettsville Center 999 Cheraw Street P.O. Box 1197 Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2341 www.caresouth-carolina.com CareSouth Carolina Bennettsville Pediatrics 210 W. Main Street P.O. Box 1197 Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-1200 www.caresouth-carolina.com CareSouth Carolina McColl Center 225 S. Main Street P.O. Box 86 McColl, SC 29570 (843) 523-5751 www.caresouth-carolina.com American Cancer Society 1800 Second Loop Road P.O. Box 4508 Florence, SC 29502-4508 (843) 669-6349 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org

American Heart Association 181 E. Evans Street BTC-009 Suite 200 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 665-0985 http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

Marlboro County Housing Authority (843) 669-4163 Florence (843) 479-3857 Bennettsville All housing authorities have low income housing distributed by an application process. Florence Habitat for Humanity 203 S. Kuker Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 665-1624 CDC Of Marlboro County 106 E. Market Street P.O. Box 103 Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 454-2188 www.cdcofmarlborocounty.com CDC creates housing, community and economic development leadership and educational opportunities. United Way of Marlboro County 706 E. Main Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-4802 Information and referral assistance for local social service Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Dept. of Social Services 711 Parsonage Street. Ext. County Complex Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6801

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet Marlboro County Public Health Dept. 711 Parsonage Street. Ext. Bennettsville, SC 29513 (843) 479-6801 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Marlboro County Public Health Dept. 711 Parsonage Street. Ext. Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6801 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Marlboro Disabilities and Special Needs Board P.O. Box 1212 Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-1882 Provides support to Individuals with disabilities and their families, early intervention, respite care and summer care services Agape Hospice of Marlboro County 309-B E. Main Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-5979 Pee Dee Speech and Hearing Center 153 N. Baroody Street Florence SC 29503 (843) 662-7802 Provides all speech and hearing services for the disabled Pee Dee Healthy Start 1-800-747-2229 A prevention program in response to high mortality, low birth weights and inadequate health care for women of childbearing age and their families in rural South Carolina.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Marlboro County Public Health Dept. 711 Parsonage Street Extension Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-6801 CareSouth Carolina Hartsville Health Center 1268 S. Fourth Street P.O. Box 909 Hartsville, SC 29550 (843) 332-3422

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT, & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services County Complex 711 Parsonage Extension Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-1131 (843) 479-7181 (843) 479-7186 Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence 108 Parsonage Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-0882 Offers crises Intervention/counseling, temporary shelter, victim advocacy, support groups, information and referrals, community education and awareness.

Cheraw State Park 100 State Park Road Cheraw,SC 29520 (843) 537-9656 www.southcarolinaparks.com Chesterfield Family YMCA 344 East Blvd. Chesterfield, SC 29709-1853 (843) 623-9622 www.upperpdymca.org

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 320 S. Coit Street Florence, SC 29501 (843) 413-9500 www.sclegal.org/ Hours: M-Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Commission for Marlboro County 208 N. Marlboro Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 1-800-230-4742 Circle Park Behavioral Health Services 601 Gregg Avenue Florence, SC 29502 (843) 665-9349 (843) 667-1615 www.circlepark.com Good Samaritan Colony 19147 Hwy 9 Ruby, SC 29741 (843) 634-6848 www.goodsamaritancolony.com Alcohol and drug treatment

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Marlboro County Council on Aging 209 E. Market Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-9951 Senior Circle @ Marlboro Park Hospital 1138 Cheraw Hwy. Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-2881 www.seniorcircle.com For adults age 50 and over. Annual membership of $15. Exercise and wellness classes. Health education Bennettsville Recreation Department 501 E. Main Street Bennettsville, SC 29512 (843) 479-9001 www.bennettsvillesc.com Activities include fishing, tennis, walking trails, picnics, a fitness center, soccer, basketball, football or baseball at one of our indoor/outdoor facilities. Facilities include Bennettsville Community Center, Bennettsville Fitness Center, Smith Park & Playground, Kidsland Fun Park, Woodland Park, King Street Park & Playground, Bennettsville Tennis Complex, and McLeod Street Basketball Courts. Directory of Services for Women, Children & Families

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 537-6610

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McCORMICK

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 2638 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 898-8980 1-888-711-7092

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

McCormick Mental Health Clinic 202 Hwy 28, North McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 465-2412

Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Piedmont Technical College 620 N. Emerald Road Greenwood, SC 29648-8324 (864) 941-8324 1-800-868-5528

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive Greystone Bldg. #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (864) 253-7566

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected] UnWed Mothers (864) 617-8069

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission PO Box 1326 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 223-8434 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 2345 Laurens Hwy. Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-5827 Abbeville, Greenwood, McCormick and Saluda

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Mental Health Center 202 Hwy. 28N McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 465-2412 Hours: M-F 8-4:30 GLEAMMS McCormick Head Start Center 615 Clayton St. McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-6010 or (864) 852-6011 (864) 852-6012 FAX First Steps 615-C Clayton Street; P.O. Box 1060 McCormick, SC 29835 Phone: (864) 852-9018 Fax: (864) 852-9019

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

McCormick County Public Health Dept. 204 Highway 28 McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2511 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. McCormick Family Practice P.O. Box 1145 219-A North Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 215 N. Mine Street Highway 28 North McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 465-2129 (864) 465-2436 (864) 465-2627 DHHS 215 North Mine Street - Highway 28 N McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 465-2627 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program McCormick County Public Health Dept. 204 Highway 28 McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2511 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. McCormick Family Practice P.O. Box 1145 219-A North Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission (864) 223-8434 Regional Housing Authority 1-800-922-5503 Greenwood Housing Authority P.O. Box 973 315 Foundry Road Greenwood,SC 29648 (864) 227-3670

McCormick County DHHS 215 North Mine Street - Highway 28 N McCormick, South Carolina 29835 (864) 465-2627

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenwood County Public Health Dept 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 942-3600 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN (864) 942-8900

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

McCormick County Public Health Dept 204 Highway 28 McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2511 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. McCormick Family Practice 219-A North Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 Calhoun Falls Family Practice 535 Jackson Street Calhoun Falls, SC 29628 (864) 418-8578 Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 S. Greenwood Avenue P.O. Box 389 Ware Shoals, SC 29692 (864) 456-7436 Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road P.O. Box 128 Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100 McCormick Elementary School Clinic (only for students) 615 Clayton St. McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 465-2292

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Legal Services Agency of Western Carolina 316 West Cambridge Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 223-4879 1-800-922-3114 Hours: M-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Fri. 8:30 a.m. - noon Serves Greenwood, Abbeville, McCormick, & Edgefield.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Cornerstone Drug Treatment Center 504 N. Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3503

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation LogistiCare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Council on Aging (COA) (864) 465-2626

SPECIAL NEEDS

BabyNet Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5905 (864) 942-3600 1-866-367-6831

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 215 N. Mine Street Highway 28 North McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 465-2140 Fax: (864) 465-2125

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Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons P.O. Box 1293 Aiken, SC 29802 (864) 467-3633 Greenwood Shelter For Abused Women (Meg's House) P.O. Box 3410 Greenwood, SC 29648 (864) 227-1890 Center For Survivors P.O. Box 211 Edgefield, SC 29824 (803) 637-4037 Serves Saluda and McCormick counties

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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NEWBERRY

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept.of Social Services, Region I (Upstate) 714 Pleasantburg Dr., Ste. 300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595

Beckman Center for Mental Health Services 1547 Parkway Drive Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-7120 Westview Behavioral Health Services 800 Main Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-5690

All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Education, training, gynecological exams, HIV/AIDS testing, and STD testing A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected]

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Department of Social Services (DSS) Child Support Services Region I 714 Pleasantburg Dr., Ste. 200 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

United Way Call 211 Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention 800 Main Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 405-1444

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Rikard Learning Center/ Head Start 215 Rikard School Rd. Prosterity, SC 29127 (803) 364-0406 Fax: (803) 364-0390 First Steps 3321 Main Street, Room 6 P.O. Box 25 Newberry, SC 29108 Phone: (803) 321-1073

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Birthright of Columbia 1405 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 765-0165 Christian organization with free pregnancy testing and emergency shelter for pregnant women wishing to carry the pregnancy to term. Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 771-6634

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Newberry Mental Health Clinic 2043 Medical Park Drive Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-8000

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EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Newberry County Literacy Council 1121 Caldwell Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-8086 Adult education, life skills, workplace skills Newberry College 2100 College Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-5010 Midlands Technical College 1260 Lexington Drive West Columbia, SC 29170 (803) 738-8324

Newberry County DHHS Post Office Box 1225 2107 Wilson Road Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 321-2155 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. The Living Hope Foundation 3719 Louis Rich Road Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-8383 Food Pantry: Mon. 11-1, Thurs.. 4-6 Thrift Store, free items from thrift store with emergency vouchers, after school program. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Newberry County Public Health Dept 2111 Wilson Rd. Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 321-2170, 1-800-403-4047 Housing Authority 3589 Grant Avenue Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-1049 Hours: M,T,TH,F 8:30-5; W 8-12 Shop Around the Corner 2433 College Street Newberry SC 29108 (803) 321-0596 Thrift shop United Way of the Midlands 1800 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 Dial 211

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Newberry County Public Health Department 2111 Wilson Rd. Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 321-2170 Palmetto Family Primary Health Care 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd., Ste. A Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1052

Newberry County Memorial Hospital 2669 Kinard Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-7570 Free Medical Clinic of Newberry County 2568 Kinard Street PO Box 783 Newberry SC 29108 803-276-6665 Elilgibility: uninsured and low income Services: Medical Care, Dental, Referrals, Prescription Assistance. Hours: By Appointment Only:Monday & Friday, 9:30 a.m. - NoonTuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday, 9:30 a.m. 3:00

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

SC Employment Security 833 Main Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-2110 Vocational Rehabilitation 855 York Street NE Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-8438

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Newberry County Public Health Department 2111 Wilson Road Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 321-2170

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2800 BabyNet Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2990 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 803-276-0078 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 855 York Street NE Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-8438

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Department of Social Services (DSS) County Human Services Center 2107 Wilson Rd. Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 321-2155 Interfaith Community Service (803) 321-2155 Food assistance & emergency housing

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Department of Disabilities and Special Needs 115 Nance St Newberry SC 29108 (803) 276-0078

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands 2001 ­ D Greene Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 771-7273 Intervention, treatment & advocacy to survivors of sexual assault 24 hour crisis line Westview Behavioral Health Services, Rape Crisis in Newberry 800 Main Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-5690

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 2109 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-9668 1-888-799-9668 Serves Richland, Newberry, Sumter and Fairfield

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Westview Behavioral Health 800 Main Street Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 276-5690 Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 321-2511 or (803) 321-9174

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Council on Aging (COA) (803) 276-8266

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Department of Social Services (DSS) County Human Services Center 2107 Wilson Road Newberry, SC 29108 (803) 321-2155 Sistercare, Inc. Post Office Box 1029 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 765-9428 1-800-637-7606

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OCONEE

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region I 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr., Ste. 300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595

Oconee Memorial Hospital Dept. of Social Services 298 Memorial Drive Seneca, SC 29679 (864) 885-7306 (864) 885-7353 Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center 200 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-2220 Parents Anonymous of Anderson Foothills Alliance 216 E. Calhoun Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 231-7273

United Way of Oconee County 409 East North 1st Street Seneca, SC 29679 (864) 882-9743, 211

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Foothills Pregnancy Care Center 1449 Blue Ridge Blvd. Seneca, SC 29672 (864) 882-8796 or (864) 653-8000 Hours:Tues. & Thurs. 8:30a.m. 12:30p.m. and 2:00p.m. - 5:30p.m. Services: crisis pregnancy, free pregnancy testing, parenting classes, father mentoring program, free maternity and baby clothes and select baby supplies, abortion recovery ministry. A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected] Florence Crittenton - North Carolina 704-372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Child Support Enforcement 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr., 2nd Floor (864) 241-1101

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Head Start Project, Inc. (864) 226-0367 Dept. of Social Services 621 Shirlene Drive Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 638-4400 First Steps 409 East North First St., Suite C Seneca, SC 29678 Phone: (864) 882-3236

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

Oconee Assistance, Information, & Direction Association (AID) 105 Harrison Avenue P.O. Box 811 Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-6963 Financial assistance with rent, utilities, emergency doctor visits, prescription medications Oconee Mental Health Clinic 115 Carter Park Drive Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 885-0157 Salvation Army 311 John Street Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 882-8402, (864) 882-1160 Hours: M,T,Th,Fri. 8:30 a.m. - noon and 1 - 4 p.m.; Wed. 9 a.m. - noon

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Oconee Mental Health Clinic 115 Carter Park Drive Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 885-0157

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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See toll-free numbers on Page 9-10

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1951 Wells Hwy. Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-6669, 1-866-313-0082 Oconee and Pickens counties

Oconee Assistance, Information, & Direction Association (AID) 105 Harrison Avenue P.O. Box 811 Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-6963 Financial assistance with rent, utilities, emergency doctor visits, prescription medications, gas money for transportation to clinic outside of the county. Salvation Army 104 Colonial Plaza Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-7450 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Walhalla Public Health Dept. 200 Brooker Drive Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-4170 Seneca Health Center 609 Townville Street Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-2245 Golden Corner Ministries Food Bank (864) 882-3610 Hours: M-Fri. 10-2 Salvation Army 311 South John Street Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 882-8402 Salvation Army Thrift Store 104 Colonial Plaza Drive Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-7450 Helping Hands Children's Home 167 Brookbend Road Central, SC 29630 (864) 654-6154 United Way Of Oconee County 409 E North 1st St, Ste A Seneca, SC 29678-2768 (864) 882-9743

Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Walhalla Public Health Dept. 200 Booker Drive Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-4170 Seneca Public Health Center 609 Townville Street Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-2245

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services/Child Support 100 Brown Square Drive Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-4400 DHHS 223 B Kenneth Street Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-4420 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Dept. of Social Services/Child Support 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr., 2nd Floor Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Oconee County Literacy Adult Education Program 615 N. Townville St. Seneca, South Carolina 29678 (864) 886-4429 Fred Hamilton Career Center 100 Vocational Drive Seneca, SC 29672 (864) 885-5011 Tri-County Technical College Upward Bound Program (864) 646-8361, ext. 2351

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Employment Security Commission 1109 Radio Station Road Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-5638

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HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Walhalla Public Health Dept. 200 Brooker Drive Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-4170 Seneca Public Health Center 609 Townville Street Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-2245 Greenville Community Health Dept. 100 Mallard Street P.O. Box 287 Greenville, SC 29602-0287 (864) 455-8227 Oconee Assistance, Information, & Direction Association (AID) 105 Harrison Avenue P.O. Box 811 Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-6963 Financial assistance with rent, utilities, emergency doctor visits, prescription medications, gas money for transportation to clinic outside of the county. Salvation Army 104 Colonial Plaza Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-7450 Oconee Memorial Hospital 298 Memorial Drive Seneca, SC 29679 (864) 882-3351 Rosa Clark Medical Center 210 S. Oak Street Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-4664 Pharmacy Line: (864) 882-7397 Website: www.rosaclark.org FREE medical clinic providing care to residents of Oconee County who are unable to turn anywhere else for medical care. Services include: Primary care office visits, Laboratory services, Prescription medications, Referral services

Lion's Club 1-866-325-4667 Eye exam and eyeglasses assistance only

Services:Outpatient Substance abuse prevention and counseling for Adolescents, Pregnant/postpartum women, Women, DUI/DWI offenders, Criminal justice clients Oconee County Outreach Drug abuse program (864) 882-8332

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29622 (864) 260-5559 (864) 260-5811 BabyNet Anderson County Public Health Dept. 220 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-5545 Fax: (864) 231-2800 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN (864) 885-6055

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Senior Solutions Anderson-Oconee Council on Aging (864) 225-3370 Medicare and private pay.

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 100 Brown Square Drive Walhalla, SC 29691 (864) 638-4400 Safe Harbor P.O. Box 174 Greenville, SC 29602 (864) 467-3636 1-800-291-2139 Foothills Rape Crisis Center 216 E. Calhoun Street Anderson, SC 29621 1-800-585-8952 (864) 231-7273 Fax: (864) 231-8515 Collins Children's Home 110 Collins Home Drive Seneca, SC 29672 (864) 882-0893 Guardian Ad Litem Program (864) 638-2267

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Anderson/Oconee Center for Equal Justice 303 E. River Street Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 226-7216 1-800-234-7216

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Anderson/Oconee Behavioral Health Services 691 S. Oak Street Seneca, SC 29678 (864) 882-7563 Fax: (864) 882-7388 Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 7:50 am - 5 pm Focused Outreach Services 226 McGee Road Anderson, SC 29625 (864) 260-4168 Hotline (864) 260-4168

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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ORANGEBURG

NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region III P.O. Box 1087 Orangeburg, SC 29116-1087 (803) 515-1846

Family Literacy Head Start Center 394 Brookdale Drive Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-6581 Neeses Head Start Center 701 Rice Street Neeses, SC, 29107-9201 (803) 247-4455 Holly Hill Head Start Center 1490 Brant Avenue Holly Hill, SC 29059 (803) 496-7373 North Road Head Start Center 4215 North Road Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-1666 Santee Head Start Center Santee Housing Project 180 Cantey Drive, #200 Santee, SC 29142 (803) 854-3897 First Steps 770 Stilton Road P.O. Box 451 Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-6441

Orangeburg Area Mental Health Center 2319 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-1571 Holly Hill Mental Health Center 1375 Gilway Extension P.O. Box 505 Holly Hill, SC 29059 (803) 496-3410 Fax: (803) 496-9185

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2570 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 531-3101 1-800-768-6779

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

Neeses Neighborhood Service Center 6194 Neeses Hwy Neeses, SC 29107 (803) 247-2691 Regional Medical Center Orangeburg/Calhoun (TRMC) 3000 St. Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 533-2200 Orangeburg/Calhoun/Allendale/ Bamberg (OCAB), Community Action Agency, Inc. 1822 Joe Jeffords Hwy. Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-1027 The Edisto United Way 1515 St. Matthews Road, P.O. Box 810 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 585-9164 or 211 www.uway.org

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

(OCAB) Bowman Head Start Center Bowman Elementary School 131 Popular Street Bowman, SC 29018 (803) 829-3553 Elloree Head Start Center Elloree Elementary School 200 Warrior Street Elloree, SC 29047 (803) 897-2673 Classroom #1 (803) 897-3323 Classroom #2 Eutawville Head Start Center St. James Elementary School 155 Garden Gate Eutawville, SC 29048 (803) 492-7062

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

South Carolina - Mental Health America of Orangeburg County P.O. Box 1351 Orangeburg, SC 29116 803-531-6493

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Greater Edisto Chapter American Red Cross 545 Louis Street Orangeburg, SC 29116 803-534-5735 Disaster relief

Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

Serving the medically uninsured that live in Orangeburg and Calhoun Counties. Services for eligible patients include primary care, preventive care and medication services. Holly Hill Public Health Center 932 Holly Street Holly Hill, SC 29059 (803) 496-3324 Robert E. Howard Family Health Center 1255 Belleville Road Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533--6534 Family Health Centers, Inc. 2310 Magnolia, NE, P.O. Box 1806 Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 531-6900 (803) 531-6960 Community Medical Center Route 1, P.O. Box 641 South Carolina Highway 6 Vance, SC 29163 (803) 492-3031 Northfield Medical Center 7061 Norway Road Neeses, SC 29107 263-4086 (803) 263-4086

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Aiken Pregnancy Care Center 225 Barnwell Ave NW Aiken, SC 29801 803-649-9890 Allendale Pregnancy Care Center PO Box 542 Allendale SC 29810 803 584-1584 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Prenatal Health Education Classes Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue P.O. Box 1126 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 533-7185 Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College 3250 St. Matthews Road, NE Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 536-0311 1-800-813-6519

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1661 Joe S. Jeffords Hwy., SE Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-4939

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 2570 Old St Matthews Road, N..E. Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 531-3101 DHHS Post Office Box 1407 2570 Old St. Matthews Road NE Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 515-1793

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-9060 Orangeburg Calhoun Free Medical Clinic 860 Holly Street Orangbeurg SC 29115 Phone: 803-534-7200

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. St. Vincent de Paul Society 1710 Amelia Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-2302 Helping Hands (803) 536-3182 Samaritan House of Orangeburg 1580 Middleton St Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 516-0088 www.samaritanhouseoforangeburg.org Emergency shelter/transitional housing to homeless men, women and children in Orangeburg County and surrounding counties. Transportation is provided on a daily basis to doctor's appointments, job interviews, employment, and any emergency that may arise. Personal items and clothing are provided to those in need. Meals are provided three (3) times daily. Alcohol or drug abuse services are provided in-house and via referrals to the Dawn Center. Mental health services are provided in-house via referrals to the local Mental Health Centers and volunteer services by a local clinical psychologist. TB Testing in-house and health department Weekly HIV Testing in-house HIV/AIDS follow up care at health department Health care at Family Health Center via referrals Job placements referrals Orangeburg/Calhoun/Allendale/ Bamberg (OCAB), Community Action Agency, Inc. 1822 Joe Jeffords Hwy. Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 536-1027

Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29116-1126 (803) 536-9060 Appts. Line 1-800-450-1607 Orangeburg County WIC Office Bowman, SC (803) 829-3393 Hours: Closed Tues. & Fri Social Security Administration 1391 Middleton Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 1-866-716-8602 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Salvation Army Locations 791 Nottingham Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-6805 CCMO (803) 531-4913 Neeces Neighborhood Service Center 6194 Neeses Hwy Neeses, SC 29107 (803) 247-2691 Dept. of Health and Human Services Post Office Box 1407 2570 Old St. Matthews Road NE Orangeburg, South Carolina 29116 (803) 515-1793 Compassion In Action 1842 Joe S. Jeffords Hwy. P.O. Box 2575 Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 534-6060 Hours: T-TH, SAT 8:30-1 Serves Orangeburg, Bamberg, and Calhoun Counties. We offer food, clothing, household items such as bedding, furniture, and some large appliances for families in need; also provide life skills training such as budgeting, parenting and anger management, as well as biblical studies.

Greater Edisto Chapter American Red Cross 545 Louis Street Orangeburg, SC 29116 803-534-5735 Disaster relief

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29116-1126 (803) 536-9060 Orangeburg Calhoun Free Medical Clinic 860 Holly Street Orangbeurg SC 29115 Phone: 803-534-7200 serving the medically uninsured that live in Orangeburg and Calhoun Counties. Services for eligible patients include primary care, preventive care and medication services. Holly Hill Public Health Center 932 Holly Street Holly Hill, SC 29059 (803) 496-3324 Family Health Centers, Inc. 3310 Magnolia, Northeast P.O. Box 1806 Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 531-6900 Community Medical Center 10278 Old #6 Highway Vance, SC 29163 (803) 492-3031 St. Matthews Family Health Center 558 Chestnut Street St Matthews, SC 29135 (803) 874-2006 1-866-506-9342 Northfield Medical Center 7061 Norway Road Neeses, SC 29107 (803) 263-4086 St. George Medical Center 401 Ridge Street St George, SC 29477 (843) 563-5315

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Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg/Calhoun counties (TRMC) 3000 St Matthews Road Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-2200 Edisto/Orangeburg County Medical Society Physician Referral Service (803) 533-2568

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Legal Services 126 Associate Parkway Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 533-0116 1-888-346-5592 www.sclegal.org

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2570 Old St Matthews Road, N..E. Orangeburg, SC 29116 (803) 531-3101 CASA/Family Systems P.O. Box 1568 Orangeburg, SC 29116 1-800-298-7228 (803) 534-2272 Admin. Office (803) 531-6211 Orangeburg Area (803) 534-2448

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-3193 BabyNet Orangeburg County Public Health Dept. 1550 Carolina Avenue Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 533-7211 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 803-536-1170 Low Country Healthy Start 1732 Villiage Park Drive St. Matthews Rd. Orangeburg, SC 29118 (803) 531-8008 Toll Free: 1-888- 581-0319 A prevention Program in Response to High Mortality, low birth weights and inadequate health care for women of childbearing age and their families in rural South Carolina

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 534-4682 (803) 534-4854

Tri-County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Women's Services Dawn Center (803) 536-4900 (803) 534-1703 William J. McCord Adolescent Treatment Facility (803) 534-2328 Orangeburg Attention Homes, Inc. 1117 Doyle Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 534-0462 Cornerstone Community Church 1481 Chestnut Street Orangeburg, SC 29115 (803) 539-3952 Celebrate recovery program Fridays at 6 pm

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Santee- Wateree RTA (803) 934-9138 1-800-999-9083 Transportation Management Services, Inc. (TMSI) 1-800-999-9083

HOUSING/SHELTER SERVICES

Orangeburg County Housing Authority 1-800-922-5504

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept .of Social Services, Region II 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr., Ste. 300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

Palmetto Baptist Medical Center 200 Fleetwood Drive Easley, SC 29640 (864) 442-7200 United Way of Pickens County West End Hall 135 Folger Avenue, Suite 212 P.O. Box 96 Easley, SC 29641 (864) 850-7094 or 211

Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 714 N. Pleasantburg Dr., Ste. 200 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 282-4795

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

SHARE Greenville-Pickens Head Start 652 Rutherford Road Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 233-4128 First Steps 581 Berkeley Drive P.O. Box 1113 Central, SC 29630 Phone: (864) 654-3000

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Foothills Pregnancy Care Center 1449 Blue Ridge Blvd. Seneca, SC 29672 (864) 882-8796 or (864) 653-8000 Hours:Tues. & Thurs. 8:30a.m. 12:30p.m. and 2:00p.m. - 5:30p.m. Services: crisis pregnancy, free pregnancy testing, parenting classes, father mentoring program, free maternity and baby clothes and select baby supplies, abortion recovery ministry. Hope Women's Center 879 Gentry Memorial Highway Easley, SC 29640 (864) 855-8500 Florence Crittenton - North Carolina 704-372-4663

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center 314 Westminster Street Pickens, Sc 29671 (864) 878-6830 Counseling for persons 18 & up. Medicaid accepted

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Adult Learning Center 106 Glazner Street Easley, SC 29640 Phone: 864.397.3825 Fax: 864.850.8116 literacy and basic classes, GED preparation classes

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EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

SHARE - Employment Training Program 121 E. 1st Avenue P.O. Box 1628 Easley, SC 29641 (864) 859-2989 (864) 882-3495 Seneca (864) 224-7028 Anderson (864) 269-0700 Greenville Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1951 Wells Hwy Seneca, SC 29678 Oconee and Pickens counties (864) 882-6669 Oconee and Pickens counties

www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Pickens County Public Health Dept. 200 McDaniel Avenue Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 898-5965 or (864) 898-5969 United Christian Ministries 303 Dacusville Highway Easley, SC 29640 864-855-0853 Hours: MWF 9-12 Food, clothing, rent, utilities, furniture for fire victims, life-sustaining medications, Fuel Salvation Army 501 Old Liberty Road Easley, SC 29640 (864) 855-6408 One week food supply, clothing, utilities, furniture for fire victims Clemson Community Care 105 Anderson Highway Clemson, SC 29631 Phone: (864) 653-4460 Hours: Mon-Thurs, 9 am-1 pm www.clemsoncommunitycare.org Food bank, assistance with utilities Easley Housing Authority 103 Wallace Drive Easley, SC 29640 (864) 855-0629 Helping Hands of Clemson 167 Brookbend Rd. P.O. Box 561 Central, SC 29630 (864) 654-6154 Shelter for Children: boys 0-12yrs & girls 0-17 yrs. Clothing

Miracle Hill Children's Home 117 Drummond Lane Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 878-9987 Residential group home 11-18 yrs. Emergency shelter ages 0-11 yrs.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Pickens County Public Health Dept. 200 McDaniel Avenue Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 898-5965 Also provides prenatal care Samaritan Free Medical Clinic 303 Bakesville Hwy Easley, SC 864-855-0853 Hours: M 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 2 p.m. - 5 p.m Wed-Th. 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Clemson Free Clinic Clemson Community Care Bldg. 150 Anderson Hwy. Clemson, SC 29631 (864) 654-8277 Joseph F. Sullivan Center Clemson University Clemson, SC 29634 (864) 656-3076 New Horizon 130 Mallard Street P.O. Box 287 Greenville, SC 29602-0287 (864) 233-1534 Palmetto Baptist Medical Center 200 Fleetwood Drive Easley, SC 29640 (864) 442-7200

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Pickens County Public Health Dept. 200 McDaniel Avenue Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 898-5965 Joseph F. Sullivan Center Clemson University Clemson, SC 29634 (864) 656-3076

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services Social Services Building 212 McDaniel Avenue Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 898-5810 Medicaid (864) 898-5815 EBT 1-800-554-5268 DHHS Post Office Box 160 212 McDaniel Avenue Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 898-5815 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenville County Public Health Dept. 200 University Ridge Road Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 282-4100

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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BabyNet 29 North Acadenmy Street Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 331-1451 (864) 331-1450 Pickens County DDSN Board 1308 Griffin Mill Rd Easley, SC 29640 (864) 859-5416 Hours: Mon-Th 8-5 ; Fri 8-4 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750

Worthouse Shelter for Survivors of Domestic Violence (864) 868-5800 (864) 654-5800 Safe Harbor P.O. Box 174 Greenville, SC 29602 1-800-291-2139 Rape Crisis Council of Pickens County P.O. Box 1121 P.O. Box 2952 900 E Main St Easley, SC 29640 (864) 442-5500 Helping Hands P.O. Box 561 Clemson, SC 29630 (864) 654-6154 Miracle Hill Children's Home 117 Drummond Lane Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 878-9987

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Legal Services Agency of Western Carolina 1-800-763-4825

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Behavioral Health Services of Pickens County (864) 898-5800 Outpatient treatment

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Pickens County Seniors Unlimited (864) 878-0172 admin. ofc (864) 843-6035 Liberty (864) 859-1588 Easley (864) 639-6160 Central/Clemson (864) 878-0013 Pickens

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services Social Services Building 212 McDaniel Avenue Pickens, SC 29671 (864) 898-5810

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Reg II 2638 Two Notch Road, Bldg. 200 Suite 200 Columbia, South Carolina 29204 (803) 898-8980 1-888- 711-7095 Toll Free Adoption Center of South Carolina, Inc. 2740 Devine Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 771-2272 Fax: (803) 771-2272 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone interested in adoption Fee: Refer to Agency Non profit agency that educates the general public and specific populations about adoption and advocates that adoption be child-focused. Provides assessment, education, counseling and monitoring to children, birth parents and adoptive parents. Provides placements too. International adoptions are included. BellSouth "talking ad" at (803) 612-1559.

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Children's Center University of South Carolina (803) 765-2666 Dept. of Social Services 3220 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 714-7300 Bethlehem Community Center Child Care / Family Assistance P.O. Box 4186 2500 Elmwood Avenue Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 254-8385 Children's Garden (For Homeless Children) 4801 Colonial Drive P.O. Box 152 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 333-0608 Fax: (803) 333-9552 GLEAMMS Benedict Head Start 2007 Henry Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 779-7156 Fax 779-7649 Blythewood Learning Center 125-A Boney Rd. Blythewood, SC 29016 (803) 754-9666 Fax: 754-9043 Fairwold Learning Center 5935 Token Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 735-3435 Fax: (803) 735-3482

Interfaith Community Service of SC 819 Woodrow Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 252-8390 Mon-Fri 8:30-5 Child care referral & child care food program Pineview Learning Center 1916 Pineview Drive Columbia, SC 29209 (803) 695-1311 Fax: (803) 965-0752 St. Andrews Learning Center 1400 St. Andrews Road Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 750-0053 Fax: (803) 750-9512 First Steps 2008 Marion St., Suite B P.O. Box 5100 Columbia, SC 29250 (803) 256-7237 Fax: (803) 212-4205 www.rcfirststeps.org

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Three Rivers Behavioral Health System 2900 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 796-9911 1-866-796-9911 Accepts Medicaid for adolescents with a certificate of need from DSS. Does not accept Medicaid for adults

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Service 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 898-9282

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Palmetto Baptist Medical Center Behavioral Health Services Taylor and Marion, 5th Floor Columbia, SC 29220 (803) 988-8765 MIRCI/Friendship Center 3809 Rosewood Drive Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 786-1844 Columbia Area Mental Health Center 10 Medical Park Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 898-8888 Family Service Center Of SC 2712 Middleburg Plaza, Suite 207A Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 733-5450 1-800-922-5651 Fax: (803) 929-6699 Mental Health America of SC 1823 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5363 1-866-6145 www.mha.org Hours: M-TH 8:30-5, FRI 8:30-2 Federation of Families of SC Richland and Lexington Counties 810 Dutch Square Blvd, Suite 205 Columbia SC 29210 803-772-0402 www.fedfamsc.org Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month assists parents of children with emotional, behavioral, or psychiatric disorders establish community parent networks. Lexington County Mental Health Center 130 N. Hospital Drive West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 739-8600 USC Counseling & Human Development Center (803) 777-5223 USC students only

USC Psychological Service Center (803) 734-0378 Counseling for parents with children ages 2 to 10 that are experiencing behavior problems; adults; Couple counseling

All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Education, training, gynecological exams, HIV/AIDS testing, and STD testing Florence Crittenton - North Carolina 704-372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

United Way HELP LINE (211) South Carolina Program Assistance Line (PAL) (803) 734-2080 Contact information to reach government officials Poison Control Center USC College of Pharmacy Columbia, SC 29208 1-800-222-1222 United Way of the Midlands 1800 Main Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 733-7312 United Way of South Carolina 2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 307 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 733-5450

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Birthright of Columbia 1405 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 765-0165 Christian organization with free pregnancy testing and emergency shelter for pregnant women wishing to carry the pregnancy to term. Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 771-6634

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EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Acercamiento Hispano/Hispanic Outreach 7900 Nell Street Columbia, SC 29223 (803) 419-5112 Fax: (803) 829-8445 www.schispanicoutreach.org Hours: M-Th 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Call for info. ELG: Refer to Agency Fee: Refer to Agency Provides HIV and AIDS prevention education through street outreach,small group and one-to-one interventions to the Hispanic population. Also advocates for sexual assault and domestic violence victims and provides information regarding that issue. Critical information concerning legal and social services provided. Finally, Immigration and Naturalization Services available through this organization. Service in Spanish available. Palmetto Center for Women YMCA of Columbia 1420 Sumter St. Columbia SC 29201 803.799.9187 ext. 18 www.palmettocenterforwomen.org Atlas Road Dream Center 2430 Atlas Rd. Columbia, SC 29209 (803) 647-9111 GED class, CNA class through Midlands Tech., after school program for middle and high school students. PRO-Parents 652 Bush River Rd., Suite 203 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 772-5688 1-800-759-4776 For parents with children with disabilities Greater Columbia Literacy Council (Turning Pages) 4840 Forest Drive, Ste 6-B, PMB 267 Columbia SC 29206-4810 803-240-2441 www.literacycolumbia.org Hours:T,Th 9-5, W 9-1

Columbia Urban League 1400 Barnwell Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8150 Clemson Extension 2020 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 576-2080 Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (M.A.D.D.) of South Carolina 2711 Middleburg Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 748-7333 Big Brothers/Big Sisters 4300 N. Main Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 691-5700 Family Services Center, Inc. 2712 Middleburg Drive, Suite 207A Columbia, SC 29201 (Serves children 6-18) (803) 733-5450 Fax: (803) 929-6699 www.fsconline.org Serves Newberry, Fairfield, Richland, Lexington

Cecil Tillis Family Life Center/ Hope 6 Dept. 2111 Oak Street Columbia, SC (803) 254-3886, ext. 220 Job Service Midlands Workforce Center 700 Taylor Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 737-5627 Columbia Urban League 1400 Barnwell Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8150 Fax:254-6052 www.columbiaurbanleague.org Employment training and education Women's Shelter 3425 N. Main Street Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 779-4706 Services for women in crisis with employment help, legal issues and educational goals Work/Life Solutions 700 Taylor St. Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 737-0210 or (803) 737-1126 Assist with job search, counseling, credit help, and transportation to work. TANF recipients, and underemployed Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (Lexington and Richland counties) (803) 896-6333 Boston Ave. (803) 782-4239 Percival Rd. (803) 786-0495 Farrow Rd. (803) 898-8866 Confederate Ave. Resources for the disabled only

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Work Support/ FiSupport Services (803) 714-7387 Community Relations Council 930 Richland Street Columbia, SC 29202 803-733-1130 Offiers assistance with housing, employment and education Wateree Community Action Council 3220 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 786-4250 Fax (803) 786-4252 Employment search assistance, training, counseling, general emergency assistance

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2730

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Education, training, gynecological exams, HIV/AIDS testing, & STD testing Richland Community Health Care 1520 Laurel Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8407 Richland Community Health Care 120 Clarkson Street Eastover, SC 29044 (803) 353-8741

Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2900 (803) 576-2940 (803) 576-2942 (803) 576-2943 WIC appointments: (803) 576-1350 or 1-800-403-4047 Fort Jackson WIC Office 4323 Hill Street Fort Jackson, SC 29207 (803) 751-5281 Shaw AFB WIC Office (803) 895-4913 Eastover WIC Office 120 Clarkson Street P.O. Box 248 Eastover, SC 29044 (803) 353-0177 Eau Claire WIC Office 4605 Monticello Road Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 376-1779 Sharing God's Love 147 Friarsgate Blvd P.O. Box 1021 Irmo, SC 29063 (803) 732-3188 Fax: (803) 7325699 Limited financial help with utilities and medical, food, clothes. Serves zip codes: 29063, 29210, 29212, 29002 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - noon Cooperative Ministries 3821 W. Beltline Blvd. Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 799-3853 Clothing and furniture bank. Help with cost of Birth Certificate. Cooperative Ministries-Blythewood 126 Blythewood RdBlythewood, SC 29016 (803) 786-0092 Hours: Mon & Thurs. 9-1

Family Service Center 2712 Middleburg Drive, Suite 207A Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 733-5450 www.fsconline.org Identifies local social service resources Salvation Army 2025 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 765-0260 Shelter (803) 771-7491 www.salvationarmy.com Emergency rent, utilities, food & prescriptions Catholic Charities Of The Midlands 1529 Assembly Street Columbia, SC 29201-2702 (803) 254-9776 Mission Columbia Northside Baptist Church (803) 926-3020 Rent and utilities Healing Properties Inc 2711 Middleburg Dr # 305 Columbia, SC 29204-2486 (803) 251-3425 www.healingpropertiessc.org Provides permanent supportive housing to the disabled homeless Wateree Community Action Council 3220 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 786-4250 Fax (803) 786-4252 Eastover Office: (803) 353-3822 Emergency rent, utilities, & food Columbia Metro Baptist Association 1929 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 252-0116 Food Pantry - Rosewood Baptist (803) 799-0514 Hours: M 10 a.m. - noon Belmont Baptist (803) 754-1255 Hours: T 10 a.m. - noon

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING, & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 3220 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 714-7300 Info (803) 714-7359 Food Stamps (803) 714-7566 FI/AFDC/FS (803) 714-7526 Foster Care (803) 714-7444 Abuse Intake DHHS 3220 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 714-7562 or (803) 714-7549 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Social Security Administration 1835 Assembly Street Columbia, SC 29201 1-866-964-7594 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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S.E. Community Baptist (803) 776-1575 Hours: Th 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Referrals from DSS, Harvest Hope or local church required. Eau Claire Baptist (803) 786-7769 Hours: 10-12 noon God's Storehouse 1731 Risely Road Columbia, SC 29223 (803) 691-1622 Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - noon, First Sat. of each month 9 a.m. - noon Helps with household items, food, & clothes Serves zips: 29016, 045, 203, 204, 206, 223, 229. God's Helping Hand 919 Holland Avenue Cayce, SC 29033 (803) 791-4167 Helps with utilities, rent, water, medications, food, & clothing. Serves zips: 29169,170,171,172, 033 God's People in Service (803) 955-9251 Hours: M W F 9 a.m. - noon Helps with food. Serves zips: 29053,123,160 St. Vincent De Paul (803) 779-0036 Serves zip: 29201, 203 & 205. Help with utilities only (803) 799-0761 Serves zips: 29204 & 29205 Bethlehem Baptist Church of Columbia, Inc. 1218 Lyon Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 254-5651 Food Pantry: Mon. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and Fri. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Harvest Hope Food Bank 2220 Shop Rd. Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 254-4432

Oliver Gospel Mission 1100 Taylor Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 254-6470 Homeless shelter for men only, also provides meals for the homeless Family Shelter 2411 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 771-7040 Providence Home 3421 N. Main Street Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 779-2927 Hannah House 1726 Sumter Street Columbia, SC 29201-2548 (803) 771-4357 Transitional housing for Women and their children only. emergency shelter, Clothing, food, child care, case management, referrals Family Services Center, Inc. 1800 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 733-5450 (803) 929-6699 Alston Wilkes Society 3519 Medical Drive Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 799-2490 www.alstonwilkessociety.org Case management, needs assessment, counseling, employment training/ placement, transportation, personal hygiene items, food, clothing, housing assistance, and referrals to other community resources. For adults who were being released from federal correctional facilities, and to homeless veterans, at-risk families and disadvantaged and troubled youth. Women's Shelter 3425 N. Main Street Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 779-4706 Columbia Housing Authority 1917 Harden Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 254-3886

Carolina Children's Home 3201 Trenholm Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 782-1421 Residential care and support services to children in crisis ages 10 to 21 Epworth Children's Home 2900 Millwood Columbia, SC 29250 (803) 256-7394 Residential services for school age children St. Lawrence Place 2400 Waites Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 256-3999 Transitional housing and support services to homeless families His House 764 Meeting Street W. Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 791-0557 Emergency night shelter, rehab services, clothing. Available in the thrift store Eau Claire Community Council (803) 691-1168 Eau Claire Residents Only Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 771-6634 All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. M-F 10-5

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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United Way 211 ­Midlands United Way of the Midlands P.O. Box 6336 Columbia, SC 29260 211 or (803) 733-7312 Fax: (803) 779-7803 www.uway.org Hours: 24 hours a day ELG: Anyone Fee: None Provides crisis intervention, information and referral. Call 211 for referrals to services. Services available in Spanish.

Palmetto Baptist Medical Center Taylor at Marion Columbia, SC 29220 (803) 296-5010 Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital 5 Richland Medical Park Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 434-7000 Providence Hospital 2435 Forest Drive Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 256-5300 Providence Hospital Northeast 120 Gateway Corporate Blvd Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 865-4500 Ambulatory Care Center 3301 Harden Street Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 434-4100 Columbia Free Medical Clinic 1875 Harden Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 765-1503 Health care for all Eau Claire Internal Medicine 4801 Monticello Rd. Columbia, SC 29203 754-0151 Waverly Family Practice & OB/GYN 2117 Gervais Street Columbia SC 29204 (803) 748-1181 Palmetto Richland Mem Hospital Family Practice Center 6 Richland Medical Park Drive Columbia SC 29203 (803) 434-6113 SC Children's AIDS Care System (803) 898-0650 SC HIV/AIDS Council (803) 254-6644

Children's Dental Clinic Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC (803) 576-2736 Referral only Midlands Family Medical Center 1115 Calhoun Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 254-3676 Midland Technical College Allied Dental (803) 822-3450 Provides cleaning, x-ray, and sealants; work is done by students with supervision Small Smiles Children's Dental Clinic of Columbia 3000 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 691-9930 Dental Care for Medicaid recipients ages 0-20.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Palmetto Healthy Start Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital (803) 296-3780 www.palmettohealth.com/healthystart Follows pregnant women through the pregnancy with one on one support. Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2900 Richland County Public Health Dept. Family Support Services Coordinator (803) 576-2783 (803) 576-2845 Central Intake Richland Community Health Care Richland Primary Care Center 1520 Laurel Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-8407 Palmetto Family Primary Health Care Centers, Inc. 1136 Kincaid Bridge Rd., Ste. A P.O. Box 326 Winnsboro, SC 29180 (803) 635-1052 Richland Community Health Care 120 Clarkson Street P.O. Box 248 Eastover, SC 29044 (803) 353-8741 Children & Family Health Center 2638 Two Notch Rd., Suite 110 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 256-2500 Accepts all Medicaid

SPECIAL NEEDS

James R. Clark Sickle Cell Foundation 1420 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 765-9916 Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) 2000 Hampton Street, Room 2010 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2800 BabyNet Richland County Public Health Dept. 2000 Hampton Street, Room 2011 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 576-2987 Family Connection of SC Inc 2712 Middleburg Dr # 103B Columbia, SC 29204-2415 (803) 252-0914 or 1-800-578-8750 Parental support for families of children with special needs

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Richland/Lexington Disabilities and Special Needs 420-A Rivermont Drive Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 252-5179 Fax: (803) 252-5981 Association for the Deaf 437 Center Street West Columbia, SC 29165 (803) 794-3175 Federation Center of the Blind 119 Kilbourne Road Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 254-3777

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Three Rivers Behavioral Health System 2900 Sunset Blvd. West Columbia, SC 29169 (803) 796-9911 1-866-796-9911 Palmetto Baptist Medical Center Behavioral Health Services (803) 988-8765 Oxford House (803) 708-6742 Richland Springs 11 Richland Medical Park Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 434-4800 Inpatient & outpatient services for adolescents & adults Palmetto Baptist Adolescent substance abuse (803) 951-1902 Alcoholics Anonymous 3014 Devine Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 254-5301 Al-Anon Family Groups (803) 735-9944 Narcotics Anonymous (803) 254-6262 Dept. of Mental Health Alcohol and Drug Addiction Center, Inpatient Treatment Morris Village (803) 935-7101 Alston Wilkes Society 3519 Medical Dr. Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 799-2490 www.alstonwilkessociety.org Veterans Only

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council (LRADAC) Lexington/Richland (803) 256-3100 (803) 733-1380 Lexington (803) 733-1376 Maternal Outreach Management Services (MOMS) Medical Detoxification for Women & Men (803) 726-9449 Women's Community Residence Women's Intensive Outpatient Treatment (803) 726-9450 Williams Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Hospital Addictions Treatment Unit (803) 776-4000 ext. 6403 Family Services Center, Inc. 1800 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 733-5450 Fax: (803) 929-6699 Morris Village Columbia Behavioral Health System 610 Faison Dr. Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 935-7100 Fax: (803) 935-7329 Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Ages 18 & up Fee: Refer to Agency Alcohol and drug addiction center for males and females. Can be admitted by doctor, family, mental health center, or local alcohol and drug commission. Involuntary commitment through mental health services. Accepts insurance.

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Lawyer Referral Service, SC 950 Taylor St. Columbia, SC 29202 1-800-868-2284 (803) 733-7100 www.scbar.org/LRS Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Anyone Fee: $25 consultation fee for 30 minutes. Referral to a lawyer who will see client for 30 minutes for a low fee. Further services and fees are subject to discussion and agreement between the attorney and the client. SC Centers for Equal Justice 2109 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-9668 1-800-799-9668 Bankruptcy, SSI, Disability, Divorce, etc. Legal Aid (803) 744-9430 Outside SC: 1-888-346-5592 University of South Carolina Law School Clinic (803) 777-2278 Palmetto Center for Women YMCA of Columbia 1420 Sumter St. Columbia SC 29201 803.799.9187 ext. 18 www.palmettocenterforwomen.org

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Title XIX, Council on Aging (803) 254-7734 ext. 234 Cooperative Ministries 1928 Taylor Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 799-3853

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Dial A Ride Transit (DART) 3613 Lucius Rd. Columbia, SC 29204 803-255-7123 Transportation for the disabled. Small fee involved.

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands 3700 Forest Drive, Suite 350 Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 771-7273 Children's Trust of SC 1634 Main Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 733-5430 Formerly Council on Child Abuse and Neglect Nurturing Center 1332 Pickens Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 771-4160 Family support and intervention Parents Anonymous 1712 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 744-4034 1-800-244-5373 Treatment & prevention of child abuse and neglect National Center for Missing and Exploited Children 2008 Marion Street, Suite C Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 254-2326 CASA Richland County Court Appointed Special Advocate 1701 Main Street, Suite 407 Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 576-1735

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED SERVICES

South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) 1320 Richland Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 256-2900 1-800-260-9293 Dept. of Social Services 3220 Two Notch Road Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 735-7000 (803) 714-7444 Abuse hotline Sistercare P.O. Box 1029 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 765-9428 1-800-637-7606 Batterred women 18 or older and their children, safe house, emergency shelter, support groups, individual counseling, and legal advocacy. Killingsworth 1831 Pendleton Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 771-6359 Transition home for women recovering from domestic abuse, substance abuse, or sexual assault or incarceration. Providence Home 3423 1/2 N. Main Street Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 779-2927 Domestic Abuse Center (803) 256-0468 Post Trauma Resources Outpatient Counseling (803) 765-0700

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 2638 Two Notch Rd. Columbia, SC 29204 (803) 898-8980, or 1-888-711-7095

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 A Place For Us Ministries 601 Montague Ave Greenwood, SC 29649 (864) 229-4243 www.aplaceforus.com [email protected] UnWed Mothers (864) 617-8069

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Piedmont Technical College 620 N. Emerald Road Greenwood, SC 29648-8324 (864) 941-8324 1-800-868-5528

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission (864) 223-8434 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. (864) 229-5827 Abbeville, Greenwood, McCormick and Saluda

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive Greystone Bldg #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

GLEAMMS Saluda Head Start Center 404 N. Bouknight Ferry Rd. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-9009 Hours: M-F 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. First Steps 103 S. Rudolph Street Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 993-0610

FAMILY PLANNING BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Saluda Public Health Dept. 613 Newberry Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2141 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Saluda Family Practice 219 Greenwood Hwy. P.O. Box 275 Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2181 Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road P.O. Box 128 Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (803) 685-3100

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Saluda Mental Health Clinic 206 Travis Avenue Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-8122

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 613 Newberry Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2139 Fax: (864) 445-7088 DHHS Post Office Box 245 613 Newberry Hwy Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2139 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. GLEAMMS Human Resource Commission (864) 223-8434 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Saluda Public Health Dept. 613 Newberry Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2141 Social Security Administration 115 Enterprise Court, Suite C Greenwood, SC 29649 1-866-739-4803 Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Uptown Family Practice 311 Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 229-4446 Carolina Health Center, Inc. McCormick Family Practice 219-A North Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-3336 Carolina Dental Practice 219 - B N. Mine Street McCormick, SC 29835 (864) 852-2571 Hours: Th-Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Carolina Health Center, Inc. Ware Shoals Family Practice 85 South Greenwood Avenue P.O. Box 389 Ware Shoals, SC 29629 (803) 456-7436 Carolina Health Center, Inc. Ridge Spring Family Practice 201 Aiken Road P.O. Box 128 Ridge Spring, SC 29129 (864) 685-3100

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Legal Services, Inc. 701 S. Main Street Greenville, SC 29601 1-888-346-5592

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Saluda County Dept. of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (864) 445-2968 Also has support services for crime victims in cooperation with the Saluda PD. DOT certified to do workplace drug screenings.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Medicaid Transportation LogistiCare 1-866-910-7688 Non-Medicaid Transportation Edgefield County Council on Aging (803) 637-5326

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5938 BabyNet Greenwood County Public Health Dept. 1736 S. Main Street Greenwood, SC 29646 (864) 227-5905, Fax: (864) 231-2800 1-866-637-6831 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 864-942-8900

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 613 Newberry Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2139 Laurens County Safe Home P.O. Box 744 Clinton, SC 29325 (864) 682-7270 Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons P.O. Box 1293 Aiken, SC 29802 (803) 649-0480 Coalition to Assist Abused Persons, Inc. (864) 649-0480 (864) 648-9900 Edgefield Satellite Office: Center for Survivors (864) 637-4037

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Saluda Public Health Dept. 613 Newberry Hwy. Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2141 Carolina Health Centers, Inc. Saluda Family Practice 219 Greenwood Hwy. P.O. Box 275 Saluda, SC 29138 (864) 445-2181

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 714 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Ste. 300 Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1070 1-800-868-6595 Southeastern Children's Home, Inc. 115 Children's Way Duncan, SC 29334 (864) 439-0259

First Steps 900 S. Pine St. Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 327-4900

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

American Red Cross (864) 583-8000 Disaster assistance including fire

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Spartanburg Area Mental Health Center 250 Dewey Ave Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 585-0366 New Day Clubhouse 1530 Asheville Hwy. Spartanburg, SC 29304 (864) 582-5431 PACE Counseling 145 N. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 583-5802 Mary Black Memorial Hospital 1700 Skylyn Drive Spartanburg, SC 29307 (864) 573-3000 Various support groups and health education seminars Westgate Training and Consultation Network 167 Alabama st. Sprtanburg, SC 29302 (864) 583-1010 Family Care Council of Spartanburg P.O. Box 2413 Spartanburg, SC 29304 (864) 591-2273

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 620 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 241-1101

Carolina Pregnancy Center 103 Metro Drive Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 582-4673 Pregnancy tests, Bible study, referrals for women who want to continue the pregnancy. Florence Crittenton - North Carolina 704-372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

Piedmont Community Action, Inc. Head Start Program (864) 585-8183 Bethlehem Community Center Child Care Services / Day Care 397 Highland Avenue Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-7158 CHS Child Development Center 147 West Pearl St Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 582-2899

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Achieve, USCS (864) 503-7417 Dept. of Social Services Evans Human Resource Center 142 S. Dean Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 596-3001 Piedmont Community Actions 300 South Daniel Morgan Ave, Suite A Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 585-8183 Employment services Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 353 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 585-3693 Spartanburg Workforce Center Employment Security Commission 364 South Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29304 (864) 573-7525 Upstate Workforce Investment Board 145 North Church Street Suite 504 Spartanburg, SC 29304 (864) 596-2028 One Stop Career Center; TANF recipients Urban League of the Upstate 555 John White Blvd Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 6762 Job training & employment

Chesnee Public Health Center 201 W. Cherokee Street Chesnee, SC 29323 (864) 461-2224 Hours: only open on Thursday Inman Public Health Dept. 6 South Howard Street Inman, SC 29349 (864) 472-3393 Woodruff Public Health Center 240 Gregory Street Woodruff, SC 29388 (864) 476-3817 Hours: Only open on Thursday New Horizon Family Health Services J. Verne Smith Resource Center 111-A Berry Ave. Greer, SC 29651 (864) 801-2035

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Achieve, USCS 325 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 583-3154 GED, basic skills Adult Community Ed 459 W. Centennial Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 594-4428 GED, diploma Adult Learning Center 114 Commerce ST. Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 562-4100 Middle Tyger Community Center 84 Groce Rd Lyman, SC 29365 (864) 439-7760 Adult Ed; Day care for adult ed students; counseling Spartanburg Technical I-85 At New Cut Rd. (864) 592-4600 1-800-922-3679 Spartanburg Methodist 1000 Powell Rd. Spartanburg, SC (864) 587-4000

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services Evans Human Resources Center 142 South Dean Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 596-3001- Info Dept. of Health and Human Services Post Office Box 4847 1000 N. Pine Street, Suite 23 Pinewood Shopping Ctr. Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-2714 596-3099 for Medicaid The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility.

FAMILY PLANNING/BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Spartanburg County Public Health Dept. Family Planning Clinic 151 E. Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-3337 (864) 596-3314

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Regional Pediatrics (WIC) 167 Pierpoint Street Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 560-6703 Total Ministries 420 Union Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 585-9167 Hours: M-Th 9-12:30 Emergency assistance with food, clothing, shelter, utilities, & medicine Greater Spartanburg Ministries 680 Asheville Hwy Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 585-9371 Food, clothing, utilities, rent Helping Hands Ministries 206 Chamblin St Woodruff, SC 29388 (864) 476-2401 Food, meds, utilities, rent PK Outreach 795 Halls Bridge Rd Campobello, SC 29322 (864) 592-7778 Furniture, clothing, relocation assistance from shelters Piedmont Community Action, Inc. 704 Howard Street Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 585-8183 Need SS card. Energy assistance Social Security Administration 145 N. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 1-866-701-6620 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. SSI & Medicare Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Supplemental Food & Nutrition Program Spartanburg County Public Health Dept. 151 E. Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 596-3305

First Baptist Helping Center 174 North Dean St. Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 583-7245 Food, clothing, rent utilities Second Presbyterian Soup Kitchen 438 North Church St. Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 583-6320 Hours: Meal daily at 11:30 a.m. Greer Community Ministries 738 S. Line St Extension Greer, SC 29651 (864) 877-1937 Food pantry, clothing closet Salvation Army 1529 John B. White Sr. Blvd. Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 576-6670 Food, rent, utilities, clothing, furniture, medicines. Goodwill Industries 1300 Asheville Hwy Spartanburg SC 29303 (864) 582-1103 Second site at: 2060 East Main St. Spartanburg, SC 29307 (864) 577-0655 Thrift shop Greer Human Resources Agency 202 Victoria St Greer, SC 29651 (864) 848-5355 Food, rent, utilities, medications Bethlehem Community Center 397 Highland Ave Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-7158 WIC certs Spartanburg County Housing Authority 325 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29304 (864) 598-6000

Carolina Pregnancy Center 103 Metro Drive Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 582-4673 Maternity and baby clothes; Baby Furniture; food, shelter The Haven 282 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-6737 Temporary shelter, meals, and counseling

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Spartanburg County Public Health Dept. 151 E. Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-3337 Chesnee Public Health Center 210 Hampton Street Chesnee, SC 29323 (864) 461-2808 Hours: Open on Thursdays ReGenesis Community Health Center 750 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-2411 Dental Office: 550 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 398-4185 Gaffney Office: 1419 North Limestone Street Gaffney, SC 29340 (864) 902-1000 Lyman Office: 84 Groce Road Lyman, SC 29365-1761 (864) 721-2460 Middle Tyler Community Center 84 Groce Rd. Lyman, SC 29365 (864) 439-7760 Prenatal clinic for adolescents

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Inman Public Health Clinic Howard Street Inman, SC 29349 (864) 472-3393 Woodruff Public Health Center #1 Gregory Street Woodruff, SC 29388 (864) 476-3817 Hours: open on Thursdays only New Horizon Family Health Services J. Verne Smith Resource Center 111-A Berry Ave. Greer, SC 29650 (864) 801-2035 Regional Pediatrics 167 Pierpoint Street Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 560-6703 Spartanburg Regional Medical Hospital System 101 E. Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 560-6000 Mary Black Memorial Hospital 1700 Skylyn Drive Spartanburg SC 29307 (864) 573-3000 St. Luke's Free Medical Clinic 162 North Dean St. Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 542-2273 www.stlukesfreemedical.org Hours: 5:15 to 8:30 p.m. Serves people without health insurance or Medicaid Duncan Public Health Center 101 Leonard Street Duncan, SC 29334 (864) 439-7042 Greer Free Clinic 202 Victoria St Greer, SC 29650 (864) 232-1470 ext 65 Hours: Tuesdays only, resident of Greer (zip 29650 or 51) Need proof of address.

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Spartanburg County Public Health Dept. 151 E. Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-2227 Ext. 330 BabyNet 151 E. Wood Street P.O. Box 427 Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-2227 ext. 280 Family Connections 11 Doctor's Park Drive, Suite 200 Spartanburg, SC 29307 Phone: (864) 585-5462 DDSN Charles Lea Center (864) 585-0322

Non-Medicaid Transportation Spartanburg Regional (Dial-A-Ride) (864) 560-6118 Transportation Services (864) 560-6118

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED RESOURCES

Safe Homes Network/Rape Crisis Coalition 236 Union Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 583-9803 1-800-273-5066 Shelter, support, accompaniment to hospital and court Dept. of Social Services Evans Human Resources Center 142 S. Dean Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 596-3001 Info Children's Advocacy Center 100 Washington Place Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 515-9922 Assessment and interviewing of child sexual abuse victims; support groups, counseling Children's Shelter Spartanburg, SC 864-583-7688 Temporary shelter for abused, neglected children Victim Witness Assistance Program Spartanburg Courthouse, 3rd fl oor Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 596-2575 Court and trial information; support, escort, referrals

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 148 E. Main Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-0369 1-800-922-8176

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Spartanburg County Dept. of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services 187 W. Broad Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-7588 Bethlehem Center 397 Highland Ave. Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-7158 Narcotics Anonymous, primary prevention for youth

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Logisticare 1-866-910-7688

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services Reg 4 181 E. Evans Street BTC - 112 Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 Main (800) 763-6637 Toll Free

Friendship Child Care Center 80 Friendship Apartments 525 E. Calhoun Strreet Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-8931 South Sumter Head Start Center 1155 Lafayette Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-1291 Statesburg Headstart Center 200 North Kings Hwy. Sumter, SC 29154 (803) 494-2437 First Steps 112 Broad Street P.O. Box 2331 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 774-3500

Pastoral Counseling Center 207 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-3510

CRISIS / EMERGENCY SERVICES

Salvation Army 16 Kendrick Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-9337 Hours: M-Th 9-4, Fr 9-1 Tuomey Regional Medical Center 129 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-9000 (803) 771-4357 United Way of Sumter/Clarendon/Lee 215 N. Washington Street P.O. Box 957 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-7935 American Red Cross 1155 N. Guignard Drive, Suite 2 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2363

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive, Greystone Bldg #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566

PUBLIC CHILD CARE / DAY CARE SERVICES

Wateree Community Actions, Inc. Head Start Program 1155 N. Lafayette Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2603 (803) 773-1291 Morris College Headstart 100 College Street Morris College Campus Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-9811 CRB Johnson Head Start West and Clark Street Pinewood, SC 29125 (803) 452-5368 Goodwill Head Start 225 N. Brick Church Road Mayesville, SC 29104 (803) 495-8466

COUNSELING AND MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Tuomey Regional Medical Center 129 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 778-9000 Mental Health Center (803) 775-9364 Santee-Wateree Mental Health Center Child & Adolescent Services 217 1/2 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-8682 Children, Adolescents & Family Services, Inc. 1175 N. Guignard Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-7898

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Light of Hope Pregnancy Center 207 N. Main Street, 2nd Floor Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-8858

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Maternity Clothing Donation Programs, Baby Clothing/Diaper Donation Programs, Postabortion Counseling, Parenting Education, Sexual Abstinence Education Programs, Pregnancy Testing, Pregnancy Counseling, Clothing Florence Crittenton - North Carolina (704) 372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina (843) 722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

Morris College 100 W. College Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-9371 Sumter County Career Center 2612 McCray's Mill Road Sumter, SC 29154 (803) 481-8575 University of South Carolina 200 Miller Road Sumter, SC 29150-2498 (803) 775-6341 JTPA 2612 McCray's Mill Road Sumter, SC 29154 (803) 481-8578 DIAMONDS Teen Pregnancy Prevention 26 Council Street Room 5 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-2240 Counseling Teen Pregnancy Prevention Council and Task Force Sumter T.P.P.C. Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5511, Ext. 329 Sumter­Lee Adult Education 905 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 778-6432

Goodwill Industries of Sumter 1028 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-5006 www.palmettogoodwill.org/employment Goodwill Industries Job Connection Location 16771 Springdale Drive Camden, SC 29020 (803) 432-1150 Hours: Monday ­ Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 1- 5p.m. www. goodwillsc.org Sumter Workforce Center 31 E. Calhoun Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-1300 www.workforcesouthcarolina.com Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. ­ 5 p.m. Wateree Employment and Training 32 E. Liberty Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-5596 www.watereecommunityactionsinc.org

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 571-5161

FAMILY PLANNING / BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5511

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Employment Security Commission 29 E. Calhoun Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-7359 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1760 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29153 (803) 469-2960 Clarendon, Lee, Sumter and Williamsburg counties provide job resources for disabled only

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 105 N. Magnolia Street, Third Floor P.O. Box 2547 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5531 (803) 775-2273 DHHS P.O. Box 2547 105 North Magnolia Street, 3rd Floor Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-3447

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Sumter YWCA 246 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2763 (803) 773-7158 Central Carolina Technical College 506 N. Guignard Drive Sumter, SC 29150-2499 (803) 778-1961

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Social Security Administration 240 N. Bultman Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (877) 445-0840 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

CSFP- Southview Apartments 600 Hillard Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 934-1239 Hours: 3rd Tuesday 1- 2:15 p.m. Food Pantry

Shaw AFB WIC Office (803) 895-4913 Wateree Community Action (803) 773-6512 (803) 775-4354 Ext. 115 Samaritan House 320 Oakland Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-0024 Sumter County Housing Authority 15 Caldwell Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2051 (803) 775-4357 Habitat for Humanity 30 Bridge Court Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-5767 www.habitatsumter.org Santee-Lynches Affordable Housing And Community Development Corporation, Inc 255 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-0020 Toll Free: 1-877-736-0003 Affordable rental housing. Homeownership opportunities. Lease/ purchase program. Purchase/rehab/ resale program. Housing rehabilitation program. economic development Area Served: Clarendon Darlington, Florence, Georgetown, Kershaw, Lee, Marion, Richland, Sumter and Williamsburg counties.

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Harvest Hope Food Bank 2220 Shop Road Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 254-4432 www.harvesthope.org Our Brother's Keeper Society 103 E. Calhoun Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2855 Hours: Monday - Thursday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Food Pantry Berea Community Service Center 675 S. Lafayette Blvd. Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-3077 Food Pantry Sumter SDA Church 103 N. Pike West Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-4455 Hours: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Food Pantry Miracle Deliverance Temple 1010 North Guignard Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 934-1444 Hours: 4th Saturday 12 - 2 p.m. Food Pantry

Bethesda Church of God 2730 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 469-2585 Food Pantry Sumter Pine Grove 433 Old Manning Road Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 481-2041 Hours: 2nd and 4th Wednesday 5 - 7 p.m. Food Pantry CSFP- Bassett Park Apartments 1390 Granville Court Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 469-8235 Hours: 3rd Thursday 2 - 4 p.m. Food Pantry Crisis Closet Santee Baptist Association 234 Broad Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-6524 Salvation Army 16 Kendrick Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-9337 United Ministries 36 Artillery Drive Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-0757 American Red Cross 1155 N. Guignard Drive, Suite 2 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2363 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5511

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5511 Tuomey Regional Medical Center 129 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-9000 Wateree AIDS Task Force Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street (803) 773-5511

Problems?... Confused?... Questions?... Call the CARE LINE at 1-800-868-0404

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Sumter Pediatrics 237 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-6311 Light of Hope Crisis Pregnancy Center 207 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-8858 Sandhills Medical Foundation 425 N. Salem Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 778-2442 www.sandhillsmed.org Sumter Family Health Center ­ Sumter Office 1278 N. Lafayette Drive P.O. Box 250 Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-4500 www.sumterfhc.com Primary health care, Maternity health care, Preventive health care, High-risk populations Sumter Family Health Center ­ Pinewood Office 25 E. Clark Street P.O. Box 517 Pinewood, SC 29125 (803) 452-5151 www.sumterfhc.com American Cancer Society 128 Stonemark Lane Columbia, SC 29210-3855 (803) 750-1790 www.cancer.org American Diabetes Association 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) www.diabetes.org American Lung Association 1817 Gadsden Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 779-5864 www.lungsc.org

American Heart Association 520 Gervais Street, # 300 Columbia, SC 29201-3071 (803) 738-9540 www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Tuomey Regional Medical Center 129 N. Washington Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-9000 Alcoholics Anonymous 1 Warren Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-1852 Sumter County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (803) 775-6815 (803) 775-5080 Adult services (803) 773-9979 Adolescent services Freedom House (803) 436-2462 Liberty House (803) 778-1013 Women's Prevention Services (803) 778-2835 New Alternatives Family Treatment Center 141 N. Main Street Sumter, SC (803) 775-5080

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Sumter County Public Health Dept. 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5511 BabyNet DHEC Region 4 105 N. Magnolia Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5511 Sumter Disabilities and Special Needs Board 1750 Electric Drive P.O. Box 2847 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 778-1669 SCDS[email protected] Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 Federation of Families 1-866-779-0402 Child and Parent Support - for children with mental health needs

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Santee/Wateree Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (803) 934-0396 Santee Wateree Regional Transportation Authority P.O. Box 2462 Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 775-9347 Toll free: 1-888-748-4987 www.swrta.com Hours: Monday - Friday 4:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Serving: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee and Sumter counties

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Palmetto Legal Services 2109 Bull Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 799-9668 1-888-799-9668 Bankruptcy, SSI, disability, divorce, etc. South Carolina Lawyer Referral Service 1-800-868-2264

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VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

YWCA of the Upper Lowlands 246 Church Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-2763 (803) 773-7158 Shelter for women & children Salvation Army (803) 775-9337 Dept. of Social Services 105 N. Magnolia Street Third & Fourth Floor Sumter, SC 29151 (803) 773-5531 (803) 775-2273 Rape Crisis Lines (803) 773-7158

Shiloh / St. John Center Pudding Swamp Road (843) 659-4201 Monday - Friday. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sumter Family YMCA 510 Miller Road Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-1404 www.ymcasumter.org

Mayesville Center- Recreation Only Pringle Street Mayesville, SC 29104 (803) 453-5979 Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Birnie Hope Center 210 S. Purdy Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-02645 Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. [email protected] North Hope Center 904 N. Main Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436- 2691 Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. [email protected] South Hope Center 1125 S. Lafayette Blvd. Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-2653 Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. [email protected] Sumter County Active Lifestyles 155 Haynsworth Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 774-3861 To access walking routes and bicycle routes through Sumter, visit www. sumtercountyactivelifestyles.org/ publications.php Sumter County Recreation and Parks 155 Haynsworth Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 436-2248 www.sumtercountysc.gov/departments/ recreation

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Sumter Senior Services 110 N. Salem Avenue Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5508 www.sumterseniorservices.org Ages 60 and older, Home-delivered meals, Congregate meals, Transportation provided for small fee Delaine Center 5400 Cane Savannah Road Wedgefield SC 29168 (803) 494-9410 Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. ­ 2 p.m. SSS Activity Center 119 S. Sumter Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 775-5815 Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. ­ 4 p.m. Shiloh Randloph 125 W. Randolph Street Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 773-5156 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region II 454 South Anderson Road Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-9626 1-800-922-1537

Spartanburg Area Mental Health Center 250 Dewey Ave Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 585-0366

Florence Crittenton - North Carolina 704-372-4663 Florence Crittenton - South Carolina 843-722-7526 19 St. Margaret Street Charleston, SC 29403

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

Wallace Thomson Hospital 322 W. South Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-0351 Union County Pregnancy Center 115 West Main St. Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-0447 Free pregnancy test, counseling, maternity and baby clothes. United Way of the Piedmont 303 S. Herdon Street P.O. Box 771 Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-8590

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 3150 Harden Street, Suite 103 Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 898-9282

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

Carolina Community Actions 201 E. Main Street, Suite A (864) 427-0336 Jonesville Head Start 514 Alman St Jonesville Elementary School Jonesville, SC, 29353-2250 (803) 366-5398 or (803) 329-5195 First Steps 120 Lakeside Drive Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-1748 ext. 306

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Carolina Pregnancy Center 103 Metro Drive Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 582-4673 Pregnancy tests, Bible study, referrals for women who want to continue the pregnancy.

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Union County Satellite 130 Medical Sciences Drive Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-1224

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EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Achieve, USCS 325 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 583-3154 GED, basic skills Adult Community Ed 459 W. Centennial Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 594-4428 GED, diploma Spartanburg Technical I-85 At New Cut Rd. (864) 592-4600 1-800-922-3679 Chester County Literacy Council 161 Columbia Street Chester, SC 29706 (803) 581-9325 Cherokee County Literacy Association W Buford Street Gaffney, SC 29342-0216 (864) 487-2707 Reading and writing skills

FAMILY PLANNING/ BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Union County Public Health Dept. 115 Thomas Street P.O. Box 966 Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-1690

Salvation Army 614 Green Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-9622 Utilities, heat, rent, food, clothing, shelter, medicine Goodwill Industries 1300 Asheville Hwy. Spartanburg SC 29303 (864) 582-1103 Social Security Administration 145 N. Church Ste 300 Spartanburg, SC 29306 1-866-701-6620 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. SSI & Medicare Union County Housing Authority 201 Porter Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-9679

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 200 South Mountain St Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-1660 Family independence, food stamps, financial assistance DHHS Post Office Box 1068 200 South Mountain Stree Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-0227 The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Carolina Community Action, Inc. 201 E. Main Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-0336 Weatherization and client assistance Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Union County Public Health Dept. 115 Thomas Street P.O. Box 966 Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-1690

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Union County Public Health Dept. 115 Thomas Street P.O. Box 966 Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-1690 Wallace Thomson Hospital 322 W. South Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-0351

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Carolina Community Actions 213 Godberry Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-0336 Job readiness, employment training, placement Upstate Workforce Investment Board 145 North Church Street. Suite 504 Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 596-2028 One Stop Career Center; TANF recipients Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 353 S. Church Street Union, SC 29306 (864) 585-3693 Spartanburg and Union counties

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Spartanburg County Public Health Dept. 151 East Wood Street Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 596-2227 ext. 330 BabyNet P.O. Box 427 Spartanburg, SC 29305 (864) 573-6719 Union DDSN 226 S. Godberry St. Union, SC 29379 (864) 427-7700 or For Emergencies: (864) 251-0510

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Family Connections 11 Doctor's Park Drive, Suite 200 Spartanburg, SC 29307 Phone: (864) 585-5462 Fax: (864) 596-5164

LEGAL AID SERVICES

SC Centers for Equal Justice 148 E. Main Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 582-0369 1-800-922-8176

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Dept. of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (864) 429-1656 (864) 429-1657 (864) 429-1658

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Medicaid Transportation Spartanburg Regional Transportation Center (864) 560-6118 Union Transportation County Council on Aging (864) 429-1682

VIOLENCE & NEGLECT RELATED SERVICES

Safe Homes Network/ Rape Crisis Coalition 236 Union Street Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 583-9803 1-800-273-5066 Dept. of Social Services 200 South Mountain Street Union, SC 29379 (864) 429-1660 Sexual Assault Resource Center 104 Oakland Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 327-7558 (803) 327-4114

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WILLIAMSBURG

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Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Region IV Business and Tech. Center-112 181 East Evans Street Florence, SC 29506 (843) 661-2495 1-800-763-6637

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Crisis Pregnancy Center 254 Broad St Sumter SC 29150-4144 803-773-8858 Bethany Christian Services 4605 C Oleander Drive Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 843-839-5433 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682 Bethany Christian Services 2141 B Hoffmeyer Rd Florence, SC 29501 843-629-1177 or Toll Free 1-800-922-0682 Florence Crittenon Program 19 Saint Margaret Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 722-7256 Hours: 24hours 7 days a week Services: Provides comprehensive services to single pregnant women, including residential school, medical care, parenting training and social services Lowcountry Crisis Pregnancy Center 2810 Ashley Phosphate B10 Charleston, SC 29418 843 553-3528 Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009-C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29204 803-771-6634

Birthright PO Box 3455 Georgetown, S C 29585 843-546-0833

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415 Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 2120 Jody Road, Suite 4 Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

American Red Cross Costal SC Chapter 3531 Pampas Drive Georgetown, SC 29577 (843) 546-5422 or (843) 251-7297 Myrtle Beach: (843) 477-0020 Kingstree Fire Department 401Longstreet Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-7639 Hours: 24hrs Kingstree Police Department 401N Longstreet Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5435 Hours: 24 hr. 7 days a week

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

Lane Head Start Center 175 Edwin Rd. Lane, SC 29564 (843) 387-5897 (843) 387-5893 Lake City Head Start 209 Graham Rd Lake City, SC, 29560-3903 (843) 394-5466

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First Steps 500 North Academy St., Bldg. 1 P.O. Box 825 Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-1029

Services: Enable eligible SC disability to prepare and achieve and maintain employment. Serves Coward, Johnsonville, Lake City, Scranton, and all of Williamsburg County Telamon Corporation P.O. Box 1102 500 North Academy Street Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 354-5708 Services: Youth employment and training to high school dropouts between the ages of 18-24 years of age GED education, and Basic Carpentry. Provide Housing Rehab to low-income seniors.

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Waccamaw Economic Opportunity Council, Inc. 1261 Hwy 501 East, Ste. D P.O. Box 1467 Conway, SC 29526 (843) 234-4130 Fax: (843) 234-4132 Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Williamsburg County Public Health Dept. 520 Thurgood Marshall Hwy Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-6012 Waccamaw Economic Opportunity Council 112 Jackson Street Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-9922 Fax: (843) 355-7084 Helps with electric bill, rent, housing, food and clothing Kingstree Women's Health Center 505 Thurgood Marshall Blvd Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5628 Caring And Sharing P.O. Box 910 Hemmingway, SC 29554 (843) 558-7966 Helps with utilities, medicine and food for the elderly and low income Social Security Administration 413 King Street Georgetown, SC 29440 1-866-593-1584

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Waccamaw Center for Mental Health 501 Nelson Blvd. Kingstree, SC 2956 (843) 354-5453

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

Horry-Georgetown Technical College 2050 Hwy 501 East Conway, SC 29526 (843) 347-3186 Williamsburg Technical College 601 Martin Luther King, Jr., Ave. Kingstree, SC 29556-4197 (843) 355-4110 1-800-768-2021 (toll-free) Williamsburg County School District 423 School Street Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5571 Services: Public School for K-12 Williamsburg Regional Boys to Men Club 39 Gates Street Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5967 Counseling, tutoring and mentoring for at-risk youth ages 5-18.

FAMILY PLANNING/ BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Williamsburg County Public Health Dept. 520 Thurgood Marshall Hwy Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-6012 Kingstree Women's Health Center 505 Thurgood Marshall Blvd. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-1425

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 831 N Eastland Ave Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5411 DHHS Post Office Drawer 767 831 Eastland Avenue Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5411

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

South Carolina Employment Commission 530 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. P.O. Box 727 Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 354-7436 Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 354-5252

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Kingstree County Housing Authority 1022 Lexington Avenue Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-7516 Dept. of Social Services 2120 Jody Road, Suite D Florence, SC 29503 (843) 661-4750 Williamsburg Regional Boys to Men Club 39 Gates Street Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5967 Counseling, tutoring and mentoring for at-risk youth ages 5-18. Summer breeze program: fans and window air conditioning units (when available) for seniors 60 and over. Home repairs for the elderly, disables, handicapped, and those with very low income. Prison ministry. Serves Berkeley, Clarendon, Florence, Georgetown, Marion and Williamsburg counties. Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service 9 Courthouse Square Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-6106 Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00AM-4: 30PM Services: Education in resource management, housing, clothing, and textiles, nutrition and health, food preparation and preservation, youth and family programs. St. Ann Catholic Outreach Center 908 Throne Ave Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 354-9415 Hours: 9: 00AM-5:00PM Services: Clothing Closet, after school program, GED program, parents anonymous, emerging food program. Teaching From The Ark Inc. 101 East Main St. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5448 Services: Distribute commodities to families who are disabled have low or no income or to those who have lost their job.

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Williamsburg County Public Health Dept. 520 Thurgood Marshall Hwy, Suite A Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-6012 Health Care Partners of South Carolina (Family Practice) 123 East Broadway St Johnsonville, SC 29555 (843) 386-3573 Black River Health Care, Inc. Kingstree Medical Center 505 Thurgood Marshall Blvd. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5628 Hours: M,T,Th, Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wed. 8 a.m. - noon Black River Women Center 500 Thrugood Marshall Blvd. Suite A Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-1425 Black River Medical Center 86 N. Main Street Greelyville, SC 29056 (843)426-2180 Lake City Community Hospital 258 Ron McNair Blvd. Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 347-2036 Hours: 24hrs. 7 days a week Services: ER Trauma, nursing services full medical services Live Oak Med. Center 342 West Main St. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-3621 Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM ­5:00PM Williamsburg Regional Hospital 500 Nelson Blvd. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-8888

Tidelands Community Hospice 2591 N.Frazier St Georgetown, SC 29440 (843) 546-3410 Black River Healthcare, Inc. Greeleyville Medical Center P.O. Box 117 87 N. Main Street Greeleyville, SC 29056 (843) 426-2180 Georgetown Pediatric Center 57 Jessamine Street P.O. Box 618 Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 546-8686 Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 11 a.m., 2 - 3:30 p.m. Diabetes Self Management Program 606 Black River Road Georgetown, SC 29442 (843) 527-7000 Services: This organization offers a weight loss management program, diabetes education and selfmanagement, nutrition management Medicare Phone: 1-800-MEDICARE www.medicare.gov Hours: 24hrs Services: Handles questions bout Medicare benefits. National Kidney Foundation 1413 Hwy. 17 South # 210 Surfside Beach, SC 29575 (843) 685-0993 Services: Kidney Health and Assessment PEE DEE Coalition 401 North Longstreet Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 354-6481 PEE DEE Healthy Start 520 Thurgood Marshall Hwy. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843)-354-5247

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The Palmetto Children Health Initiative 1031 Chuck Davely Blvd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 Phone: (843) 577-4122 Toll-free 1-888- 998-4646 www.childrenshealthsc.org Services: Quality health care initiative for all South Carolina children

March Of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation 314 Laurel Street Suite 201 Conway, SC 29526 (843) 488-3463 Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM Services: The mission of the March of dimes is to prevent birth defects and infant morality. South Carolina Autism 652 Bush River Rd Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 750-6988 Services: Serving disable support families, advocacy group support statewide

OTHER HEALTH RELATED RESOURCES

Kingstree Recreation Department 375 Nelson Blvd. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-7789 Services: Provides for the community such as Bingo for the elderly, baseball games, tennis as well as play ground for toddlers. Greeleyville Recreation Center Greeleyville, SC 29056 (843)-426-2937 Vital Aging 204 Oak Street Kingstree, SC 29556 Phone: (843) 354-5496 www.vitalaging.org Kingstree Wellness Center 912 4th Avenue Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 354-5496 Services: Provides elderly clients with social, physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being, a hot nutrition meal, home delivered meals for those who are eligible. Foster Grandparent Program Greeleyville Wellness Center 241 Grodin Street Greelyville, SC 29056 (843) 354-5496 Hemingway Wellness Center JJ Mitchum Bldg. 500 W. Broad Street Hemingway, SC 29554 (843) 354-5496 Lane Recreation Center 128 Broomstraw Rd Lane, SC (843) 387-1240 Lake City Adult Daycare 1225 S Acline St Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 394-8284 Services: Provides day services, transportation health service and daily meals.

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Horry County Public Health Dept. 1931 Industrial Park Road Conway, SC 29526 (843) 365-3136 BabyNet Horry County Public Health Dept. 1931 Industrial Park Road Conway, SC 29526 (843) 915-8805 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750 DDSN 843-355-5481 Disability Resource Center 7944 Dorchester Rd. N. Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 255-5080 TTY: 1-866-874-7730 www.drilc.org Peer support, employment, housing, training, advocacy, along with independent living and skills training for the disabled. Disability Resource Center 7944 Dorchester Rd. N. Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 255-5080 TTY: 1-866-874-7730 www.drilc.org Peer support, employment, housing, training, advocacy, along with independent living and skills training for the disabled. Make A Wish Foundation of SC 701 Eastbay Street Charleston, SC 29403 (843) 853-7880

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Dept. of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services 115 Short Street Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-9113 (843) 355-7123 Hours: M-Th. 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Light House 301 N. Main Street Hemingway, SC 29554 (843) 558-5521 Hours: M-Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Outpatient with referrals

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Non-Medicaid Transportation Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) (843) 665-2227 Williamsburg Transit Authority 2085 Thurgood Marshall Hwy. Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-6975 Services: Provides non-emergency transportation to the public (Medicaid and non-medicaid)

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Lake City Community Day Care 411 South Blanding Street Lake City, SC 29560 (843) 374-8088 Services: Full service adult day care. Meals, Transportation, recreation and social activities. RN on duty daily. Medicaid and VA provider. Respite care and meals on wheels. Available home health care and durable medical equipment. Williamsburg County Recreation Department 2084 Thurgood Marshall Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5004 Services: Services the youth children, adults recreation program.

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT & ABUSE RESOURCES

Williamsburg County Dept. of Social Services 1401 Eastland Avenue Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5411 (843) 355-5595 Fax: (843) 355-0911 Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault P.O. Box 1351 Florence, SC 29503 (843) 669-4694 (843) 669-4600 (24 hr. Crisis Line) 1-800-273-1820 (24 hr. Crisis Line) Williamsburg Satellite Center for Pee Dee Coalition (843) 354-6481 or 1-800-273-1820 Dept. of Social Services 1401 Eastland Avenue Kingstree, SC 29556 (843) 355-5411 O.H.A.N. Out of Homes Abuse And Neglect 1-888-772-2580 Investigates cases, foster homes, daycares, group homes, etc.

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NOTE: SEE 1-800 NUMBERS ON PAGES 8-13 FOR OTHER RESOURCES

Services provided by DHEC (the public health department), DAODAS (Department of Drug and Alcohol Abuse), DSS (Department of Social Services), and DMH (Department of Mental Health) are listed on Page 4. Services provided by Social Security, the Employment Commission, Vocational Rehab, the Housing Authority, and DDSN (Department of Disabilities and Special Needs) are listed on Page 5.

ADOPTION SERVICES

See toll-free number on Page 8 Dept. of Social Services, Area II Business Tech. Center-551 454 South Anderson Road, Ste 401 Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-9626 1-800-411-8157

Referrals for caregivers & advocacy. Calling private people. No office. Catawba Mental Health Center 166 Dotson Street Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 329-3177 (children) (803) 327-2012 (adults) York Place Episcopal Church Home for Children 234 Kings Mountain Street York, SC 29745 (803) 684-4011 Residential treatment home for children with psychiatric problems

Daybreak Crisis Pregnancy Center 2009 C Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29202 (803) 771-6634 All services free and confidential: Pregnancy test, Counseling for young women and men, Ultrasound for clients, Information on all options, Birthing and Parenting classes, Maternity clothes, Baby clothes and baby furniture, Adoption referrals, plus, Dating and relationship classes. Hours: M-F 10-5 Planned Parenthood (803) 256-4908 (803) 256-4905 Education, training, gynecological exams, HIV/AIDS testing, and STD testing

CHILD SUPPORT SERVICES

Dept. of Social Services 240 Stoneridge Drive, Greystone Bldg. #1 Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 253-7566

PUBLIC CHILD CARE/ DAY CARE SERVICES

Carolina Community Action 138 South Oakland Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 329-5195 Head Start program First Steps 410 E. Black Street P.O. Box 969 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 981-5780 Fax: (803) 981-5784

CRISIS/EMERGENCY SERVICES

See hospital listed under health services

CRISIS PREGNANCY TERMINATION

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Atlanta Women's Medical Center (Atlanta, GA) 1-800-877-6332 Family Reproductive Health (Charlotte, NC) 1-800-952-9034 Greenville Women's Clinic (Greenville, SC) 1-800-776-0082 Preferred Women's Health Center (Augusta, GA) 1-800-562-7415

CRISIS PREGNANCY SERVICES & ADOPTION CHOICES

See toll-free numbers on Page 9 Birthright of Columbia 1405 Gregg Street Columbia, SC 29205 (803) 765-0165 Christian organization with free pregnancy testing and emergency shelter for pregnant women wishing to carry the pregnancy to term.

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Rock Hill Alliance for the Mentally Ill P.O. Box 3629 Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 631-5968

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Charleston's Women's Medical Center, LLC 1312 Ashley River Road Charleston, SC 29407 843-571-5161

Teen Health Center 1070 Heckle Blvd. Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 366-9119

Salvation Army Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 324-5141 Help with rent and utilities

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

York Technical College 452 S. Anderson Road Rock Hill, SC 29730 1-800-922-8324 (803) 327-8000 International Center of York County (803) 980-2098 Provides services to non-English speaking/culturally diverse individuals. Services include: referrals, translation services, education or English classes and a Christmas assistance program.

FINANCIAL, FOOD, CLOTHING & HOUSING

Dept. of Social Services 18 W. Liberty Street P.O. Box 261 York, SC 29745 (803) 684-2315 (803) 684-8106 (803) 684-8108 DHHS PO Box 710 1890 Neely's Creek Road Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 327-9061 Medicaid, Community Long Term Care

Greater Rock Hill United Way P.O. Box 925 226 Northpark Dr., Ste. 100 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 324-2735 or 211 Referrals to local services Western York County United Way P.O. Box 96 York, SC 29745 (803) 684-9847 or 211 Referrals to local services Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program Rock Hill Public Health Dept. 1070 Heckle Blvd. Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 909-7300 1-800-403-4047 for Appts. Hope, Inc. (803) 328-8000 Emergency rent, utilities, prescriptions, etc. Pilgrims Inn Shelter for Homeless West Main Street Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 327-3430 Emergency assistance, homeless shelter, day center for homeless children, women support groups, nonprofit and no charges to client York County Housing Authority (803) 684-7359 All housing authorities have lowincome housing distributed by an application process Fort Mill Housing Authority (803) 547-6787 Housing Authority of Rock Hill (803) 324-3060

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Human Resources 6 S Congress York, SC 29745 (803) 684-8512 (803) 684-8564 24 hr job line Vocational Rehabilitation Dept. 1020 Heckle Blvd Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 327-7106 Resources for the disabled only Chester and York counties

The Benefit Bank at the SC Office of Rural Health 1-800-726-8774 www.thebenefitbank.com Connects low- to moderate-income families to work supports, tax credits, public benefits, and student financial aid. Completes applications online for several programs simultaneously. Provides a Quick Check which can be performed online to screen for potential program eligibility. Dept. of Social Services 1070 Heckle Blvd. Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 909-7446 Food stamps, AFDC Carolina Community Action 138 S. Oakland Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 329-5195 Financial help with rent, electricity, etc. Social Security Administration 498 Lakeshore Parkway Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 328-6271 1-800-772-1213 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

FAMILY PLANNING/ BIRTH CONTROL SERVICES

Rock Hill Public Health Dept. 1070 Heckle Blvd. Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 909-7300 York County Public Health Dept. N. Congress Street York, SC 29745 (803) 684-7004 North Central Family Medical Center 1131 Saluda Street P.O. Box 28, Rock Hill, SC 29731 803-325-7744 803-412-3352 (Pharmacy)

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Regional I Housing Authority (803) 684-4383

Family Connections (803)366-4839 Family Connections 1-800-578-8750

HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Rock Hill Public Health Dept. 1070 Heckle Blvd. Rock Hill, SC 29730 (803) 909-7300 York County Public Health Dept. N. Congress Street York, SC 29745 (803) 684-7004 Teen Health Center 725 Cherry Road, Suite 140 Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 366-9119 Non-profit full service health center for teens. Medicaid and insurance accepted North Central Family Medical Center 1131 Saluda Street P.O. Box 28 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 325-7744 Piedmont Health Care Systems 222 Herlong Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 329-1234 Hospital

High management rehabilitation services. Group home for children ages 6-12. Serves children who have psychiatric or behavioral problems and those who are displaying inappropriate sexual behavior Department of Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse (803) 896-5555

LEGAL AID SERVICES

Piedmont Legal Services (803) 327-9001 1-800-922-3853 Civil litigation for indigent York and Chester residents.

VIOLENCE, NEGLECT, & ABUSE RELATED RESOURCES

Dept. of Social Services 18 W. Liberty Street York, SC 29745 (803) 684-2315 (803) 684-8106 (803) 684-8108 Safe Passage P.O. Box 11458 Rock Hill, SC 29731-6686 1-800-659-0977 Women's shelter with counseling while at shelter Sexual Assault Resource Center 201 Main Street P.O. Box 667 Rock Hill, SC 29731 (803) 327-7558 Counseling, group therapy, 24 hour hotline and help getting to hospital

TRANSPORTATION

Medicaid Transportation Access 2 Care 1-855-777-1255 Council on Aging (803) 327-6694 Non-Medicaid transport for their clients 60+; Medicaid transport for all ages

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT & TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Alcoholics Anonymous (803) 684-2375 Outpatient meetings and ALNON Keystone Substance Abuse Services 199 S. Herlong Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 324-1800 www.keystoneyork.org Outpatient counseling, in patient detox. Take Medicaid New Hope Carolinas for Children 101 Sedgewood Drive Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 328-9300 1-800-776-6482 www.newhopetreatment.com Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. ELG: Children 6-12 with emotional problems Fee: Refer to Agency

SPECIAL NEEDS

Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) Lancaster County Public Health Dept. 1833 Pageland Hwy Lancaster, SC 29720 (803) 285-7628 1-800-888-9798 BabyNet York County Public Health Dept. P.O. Box 3057 1070 Heckle Blvd Rock Hill, SC 29732 (803) 909-7310 1-800-463-1842 Department of Disabilities and Special Needs Phone: 803-628-5999

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