Contact For COVID-Related Emergency and Utility Rental Assistance Agencies

Emergency Rent and Utility Assistance Programs

AndersonAIM(864) 226-2273
BerkeleyCounty Government(864) 377-8507
CharlestonCharleston County(843) 202-6960
HorryECHO(843) 492-2600
GreenvilleUnited Housing Connections(864) 241-0462
RichlandRichland County(855) 216-9198
SpartanburgSpartanburg Housing(864) 598-6054
Family Resource Center(864) 578-1379
Middle Tyger Community Center(864) 439-7760
Other CountiesSouth Carolina Housing’
SC Stay Plus
(800) 476-0412
Aiken, Barnwell, Edgefield, Lexington, SaludaAiken Barnwell Lexington Community Action Commission(803) 648-6836
Chester, Fairfield, Lancaster, Union, YorkCarolina Community Actions(803) 329-5195
Chesterfield, MarlboroChesterfield Marlboro Economic Opportunity Council(843) 320-9760
Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, JasperLowcountry Community Action Agency(843) 549-5576
Allendale, Bamberg, Calhoun, OrangeburgOCAB Community Action Agency(803) 536-1027
DorchesterPalmetto Community Action Partnership(843) 724-6760
Dillon, Florence, MarionPee Dee Community Action Partnership(843) 678-3400
Abbeville, Cherokee, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Oconee, PickensPiedmont Community Action(864) 585-8183
Georgetown, WilliamsburgWaccamaw Economic Opportunity Council(843) 234-4100
Clarendon, Darlington, Kershaw, Lee, Newberry, SumterWateree Community Actions(803) 807-9811


  1. There may be a backlog of applications causing a delay in the approval process.
  2. If you don’t know who has rental assistance funds available, call 211.
  3. To apply for free legal help, call 1-888-346-5592 or apply online at
  4. The ERA programs may open or close applications from time to time. Check with the specific program covering your county for the most recent information.