Some or all of the assistance programs and non-profits below can provide help to families and individuals in Abbeville, Edgefield, McCormick, Newberry, and Saluda South Carolina. Get help with rent, your mortgage payment, utility bills, food, prescriptions, or other financial aid.
A Salvation Army branch supports residents of this area. Various forms of assistance and provided, including prescription medication, rent and mortgage payment assistance, a thrift store, energy and utility bill assistance, free food and groceries, a homeless shelter, and other aid and counseling. Call (864) 229-3407, or click here for information.
GLEAMNS Human Resources Commission, Inc. is the local community action agency of the area. They help the low to moderate income, working poor, elderly, disabled, and others who are facing a short term hardship. Some of the resources offered by the agency include food assistance programs, Head Start, job training and placement services, repairs and/or replacement of heating and cooling equipment, prescription drugs, weatherization, funds for paying utility bills and rent, and other forms of aid.
Call the GLEAMNS Human Resources Commission, Inc., which covers people in Abbeville, Edgefield, McCormick, Newberry, and Saluda, at (864) 223-8434. As noted, various other social services and emergency programs may be offered. More on GLEAMNS assistance programs.
Catholic Charities is another non-profit agency to turn to for help and support. While funds are often limited, they do offer several different services and programs. They include limited rent and mortgage assistance, SAVE A SMILE (which is a restorative dental care dentures for low-income families with no or limited health insurance), funds for paying utility or cooling bills, referrals to South Carolina and federal government programs, as well as other local non-profits, and other forms of support. Dial (864) 242-2233, or click more details.
Crossroads Ministries / My Brother's Keeper of Abbeville South Carolina (phone (864) 366-3484) runs a program that provides emergency food assistance.
Edgefield County Churches Helping Others is a partnership of local churches. They may be able to provide new or gently used clothing closet, emergency medical bill or expense payment, free emergency food and groceries, emergency housing costs (receive rent help of up to $150 if person able to pay the remainder, mortgage payment assistance), utility and energy bill assistance, and personal hygiene items. Edgefield South Carolina (803) 637-5111
Johnston Food Bank (phone (803) 275-1953) provides food to people in need of help. Learn more on cheap or low cost food programs.
Newberry County Interfaith Community Services is a group of local agencies that can help individuals and families in need. They can provides interdenominational assistance to individuals and families in crisis. Counselors can refer individuals to appropriate community resources or government programs. Also there may be limited Financial Assistance, including rent, utilities, medical, prescriptions and other emergency aid assistance. Newberry South Carolina. (803) 321-2155
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