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Last updated on September 1, 2021

Legal Help in South Carolina

for assistance with housing, benefits, work, domestic violence, custody, discrimination, and other issues

Housing Navigators from South Carolina NAACP

https://navigator.scnaaxcp.org/

Housing Navigators are free service-providers offered by the NAACP to connect all renters ...

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South Carolina Legal Services, Inc.

https://sclegal.org(888) 346-5592

Serves all local counties and cities

Law Help South Carolina

https://www.lawhelp.org/sc

Serves all local counties and cities

South Carolina Judicial Branch Self Help

https://www.sccourts.org/selfhelp/

Serves all local counties and cities

South Carolina Free Legal Answers online clinic

https://sc.freelegalanswers.org/

Serves all local counties and cities

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from Hello Landlord

https://hellolandlord.org/

Serves all of US

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from No Rent

https://www.norent.org/en/

Serves all of US


Financial Assistance for Housing in South Carolina

for help paying rent, utilities, and other housing-related costs

SC Thrive COVID-19 Rental Assistance

https://scthrive.org/covid-19-rental-assistance-program/800-726-8774

Serves all local counties and cities

United Way/211 of South Carolina

https://sc211.org/Call 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all local counties and cities

Get help with rent in Greenville County, South Carolina

Get help with rent in Spartanburg County

Charleston County Rental Assistance

https://charlestoncounty.org/erap/index.php

Get help with rent assistance in Charleston County, South Carolina

Richland County Rental Assistance

https://www.richlandcountysc.gov/ERA

Get help with rent in Richland County, South Carolina

Eastern Carolina Housing Organization rent assistance

https://echousing.org/get-help/843-213-1798

Eastern Carolina Housing Organization (ECHO)'s service area includes the South Carolina co...

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Get help with your rent in Berkeley County, South Carolina

Serves all local counties and cities

Anderson County AIM COVID Relief Fund

https://d2rhpltgqpf52u.cloudfront.net/landing

Serves local areas: Anderson County

Berkeley County Emergency Rental Assistance

https://berkeleycountysc.gov

Serves local areas: Berkeley County

Charleston County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

https://charlestoncounty.org/erap/index.php

Serves local areas: Charleston County

Serves local areas: Greenville County

Horry County Emergency Rental Assistance program

https://erap.echousing.org/

Serves local areas: Horry County

Serves local areas: Spartanburg County

Richland County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

http://www.richlandcountysc.gov/ERA

Serves local areas: Richland County

National United Way/211

https://www.unitedway.org/find-your-united-wayCall 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all of US

Find Help/Aunt Bertha services directory

https://findhelp.org

Serves all of US

Catholic Charities services and assistance

https://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/find-help/

Serves all of US


Other Services to Help in South Carolina

for domestic violence, health coverage, food benefits, mental health, and other issues

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org1-800-273-8255

Serves all of US

National Domestic Violence Hotline

https://www.thehotline.org/1-800-799-7233Text LOVEIS 22-522

Serves all of US

Crisis Text Line for mental health support

https://www.crisistextline.org/Text HOME to 741-741

Serves all of US

CDC + Apple COVID-19 Screening Tool

https://www.apple.com/covid19

Serves all of US

Serves all of US

Medicare & Medicaid Services' Insure Kids Now page

https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/

Serves all of US

USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, or food stamps)

https://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/recipient/eligibility

Serves all of US