Contact For Rental Assistance Programs

Emergency Rent and Utility Assistance Programs

CountyAgenciesContact
AndersonAIM(833) 977-7368
https://covidrelief.aimcharitysc.org/
BerkeleyCounty Government(864) 377-8507
https://www.berkeleycountysc.gov
Charleston County Government & Libraries Government – (843) 202-6960
Libraries – (843) 805-6930
https://www.charlestoncounty.org/erap
HorryECHO(843) 492-2600
https://echousing.org/
Greenville County Government (855) 216-9195
https://www.greenvillecounty.org
Richland County Government & LibrariesGovernment – (855) 216-9198
https://www.richlandcountysc.gov
Libraries (Call) – (803) 509-8371
Libraries (Text) – (803) 386-8506
socialworker@richlandcountylibrary.com
SpartanburgSpartanburg Housing(864) 598-6000
https://www.spartanburghousing.org/erap
Family Resource Center(864) 578-1379
https://www.upstatefrc.org
Middle Tyger Community Center(864) 439-7760
https://www.middletyger.org
Other CountiesSouth Carolina Housing’
SC Stay Plus
(800) 476-0412
https://www.schousing.com/home/sc-stay-plus

Continuums of Care (CoC) with Rental Assistance

GrantorAreas CoveredContact
ECHO (Eastern Carolina Homelessness Organization)Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon,
Florence, Georgetown, Horry, Kershaw, Lee,
Marion, Marlboro, Sumter & Williamsburg
https://echousing.org/get-help/
United Housing
Connection
Anderson, Abbeville, Cherokee, Edgefield,
Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick,
Oconee, Pickens, Saluda, Spartanburg, Union
211 information@uhcsc.org

Other Rental Assistance Agencies

GrantorAreas CoveredContact
Charleston County’s Emergency Rental Assistance ProgramCharleston County and City(855) 452-5374
https://charlestoncounty.org/erap/index.php
Lighthouse MinistriesFlorence County(843) 629-0830
lighthouseflorence.org
Origin SCBerkeley, Dorchester, Charleston(843) 628-2301
homelessprevention@originsc.org
City of Columbia Cooperative MinistryCity of Columbia(803) 799-3853
ca@coopmin.org

Community Action Agencies without CARES Act Rental Assistance

GrantorAreas CoveredContact
Pee Dee
Community
Action Partnership*
Dillon, Florence, MarionFlorence – (843) 678-3400
Marion – (843) 765-3495
Dillon – (843) 774-9038
https://www.peedeecap.org
Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources, Inc. (SHARE)*Greenville, Oconee, Pickens, and Anderson269-0700 or 211
www.sharesc.org

Community Action Agencies With Other Rental Assistance

GrantorAreas CoveredContact
Aiken Barnwell
Counties
Community Action A
enc Inc.
Aiken, Barnwell,
Lexington
803-648-6836
http://www.abccaa.org/ (appy online)
Beaufort/ Jasper
Economic
Opportunity
Commission Inc.
Jasper, Beaufort843-726-5586
https://thebjeoc.org
Carolina
Community Actions
Agency
Fairfield, Chester,
Lancaster, Union,
York
803-366-5537
www.carolinacommunityactions.org
(apply online)
Chesterfield-Marlboro
Economic
Opportunity Council
Inc.
Chesterfield,
Marlboro
843-320-9760
http://www.cmeoc.org/
Darlington County
Community Action
Agency
Darlington843-917-8249
https://www.darlingtoncountycaa.com
GLEAMNS Human
Resources
Commission, Inc.
Abbeville,
Edgefield,
Greenwood,
McCormick,
Newwberry,
Saluda
864-229-8862
https://www.gleamnshrc.org
Lowcountry
Community Action
Agency, Inc
Colleton,
Hampton
843-549-5576
ext. 104
http://www.lowcountrycaa.org
Orangeburg-Calhoun-
Allendale- Bamberg
Community Action Agency,
Inc
Allendale, Bamberg, Calhoun,
Orangeburg
803-536-1027
http://www.ocabcaa.org
Palmetto
Community Action
Partnership
Berkeley,
Charleston,
Dorchester
843-724-6760
www.palmettocap.org
Piedmont
Community
Actions, Inc.
Cherokee and
Spartanburg
864-585-8183
www.pcasp.org
Waccamaw
Economic
Opportunity
Council Inc.
Georgetown,
Horry,
Williamsburg
Georgetown
843-546-6161;
Horry
843-234-4130;
Williamsburg
843-355-9922
www.weoc.org
Wateree
Community Action
Clarendon,
Kershaw, Lee,
Richland, Sumter
803-807-9811
www.wcai.org

Notes:

  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 contact the United Way in your area or call 211.
  3. To apply for free legal help, call 1-888-346-5592 or apply online at lawhelp.org/sc/online-intake