United Way of Chester County Partner Agencies:

The American Red Cross of Chester County
PO Box 353
139 Cadz Street
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-4820

Providing the immediate emergency needs of individuals who have suffered a natural or manmade disaster. Also providing around the clock emergency messaging for military personnel and their families.

We train individuals in the following: CPR, First Aid, AED, Aquatics, Disaster Response, and Community Disaster Preparation.

SC Legal Services
214 Johnston Street
Rock Hill, SC 2973
Phone: 800-922-3853
www.sclegal.org

Providing civil legal services to protect the rights and represent the interests of low-income South Carolinians.

Chester County 4-H
109 Ella Street
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-385-6181 Ext. 113
Fax: 803-385-2556
www.clemson.edu/chester

Providing youth the opportunity to learn leadership, citizenship, and life skills.

The Great Falls Rescue Squad
PO Box 371
560 Chester Avenue
Great Falls, SC 29055
Phone: 803-482-4315
Fax: 803-482-4989
www.greatfallsrescue.com

Treating/transporting the sick and injured, providing emergency extrication, and land/water search/rescue operations. Teaching first aid/CPR to community and assisting law enforcement whenever called upon.

Boy Scouts of America ñ Palmetto Council, Inc.
420 South Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29306
Phone: 864-585-4391, 864-585-7751

Preparing young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

Palmetto Citizens Against Sexual Assault
177 Columbia Street
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-8313
Fax: 803-581-5571

Providing a 24-hour support service for victims of sexual assault/abuse including crisis intervention, counseling, legal and medical advocacy, transportation, and referral. Also providing community awareness/prevention. All services are free of charge. Covering Lancaster, Chester, and Fairfield.

Chester-Lancaster Disabilities and Special Needs Board Open Door Foundation
PO Box 246
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-1091

Providing early intervention, case management, vocational, and residential services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities, autism, or head and spinal cord injuries.

Hospice & Community Care
Wayne T. Patrick Hospice House
PO Box 993
2275 India Hook Road
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Phone: 803-329-1500, 800-895-CARE
www.HospiceCommunityCare.org

Providing emotional, spiritual and medical care for patients at the end of life, support for families and caregivers and programs to educate the community. The Hospice Team provides quality end-of-life care in the patient's place of residence and the Wayne T. Patrick Hospice House, a state-of-the-art inpatient facility for hospice patients.

Catawba Care Coalition
500 Lakeshore Parkway
Rock Hill, SC 29730
Phone: 803-909-6363
Fax: 803-909-6364
www.catawbacare.org

Providing medical care and support for people living with HIV, as well as, HIV prevention education and free HIV testing for the community.

Fort Lawn Community Center
PO Box 103
5554 Main Street
Fort Lawn, SC 29714
Phone: 803-872-4491
www.fortlawncenter.org

Providing educational opportunities, technology, and recreation.

Chester County Literacy Council
100 Center Street, Suite B
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-1960, 803-482-2525
Fax: 803-482-6842

Provides basic literacy, basic workforce, and basic health literacy instruction in reading, writing, computing, speaking English proficiently, and using technology in order to become lifelong learners.

Chester County Rescue Squad
PO Box 324
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-5550
Fax: 803-482-4243
Loren (Sonny) Hudson Treasurer
sonnyh@truvista.net

Treating/transporting the sick and injured, providing emergency extrication, and land/water search/rescue operations. Teaching first aid/CPR to community and assisting law enforcement whenever called upon.

Girl Scouts of South Carolina Mountains to Midlands, Inc.
130 Pinnacle Pointe Court, Suite 100
P. O. Box 23889
Columbia, SC 29223
Phone: 800-849-4475
Fax: 803-782-0410
Cell: 803-374-9994
Email: cellis@gssc-mm.org
www.gssc-mm.org

Girl Scouts of South Carolina ñ Mountains to Midlands is a community-based organization serving a current girl membership of over 12,000 girls and 6,000 adults. Membership is open to all girls ages 5 through 17 and to adults, both women and men, who subscribe to the Girl Scout Promise and Law. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place

Senior Services of Chester County, Inc.
1197 Armory Road
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-385-3838
Fax: 803-385-3838

Provides services and referrals for senior citizens, as well as, transportation to a various range and age of individuals. Distributes emergency funds for basic living necessities to eligible individuals.

Hazel Pittman Center
130 Hudson Street
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-377-8111
Fax: 803-581-5380
http://www.hazelpittmancenter.com

Provides behavioral health care services, a complete prevention program to prevent substance abuse problems from developing, and general counseling services for a wide variety of day to day problems as well as specialized services including: alcohol, drugs, and tobacco.

Safe Passage, Inc.
PO Box 11458
Rock Hill, SC 28731
Phone: 803-329-2800
Fax 803-329-3515
http://www.safepassagesc.org

Provides emergency shelter for domestic violence victims and their minor children, adult and child counseling, advocacy, community referrals, childrenís program, education, support groups, and parenting classes.

Chester County Branch YMCA
157 Columbia Street
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-9622, 803-385-3684
http://www.upymca.org/locations/chester

The Y makes accessible the support and opportunities that empower people and communities to learn, grow and thrive. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every youth and teen, improves the nationís health and well-being, and provides opportunities to give back and support neighbors.

The Salvation Army of Chester
119 Cestrian Square
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-377-1428
http://www.salvationarmycarolinas.org/commands/rockhill

Provides social services to the residents of Chester County. The Family Store provides gently used items at a more affordable cost.

York County Council on Aging
917 Standard Street
PO Box 11519
Rock Hill, SC 29731
Phone: 803-327-6649, 803-328-0197
Fax 803-327-5210

United Way Success By 6Æ of Chester County
PO Box 1742
Chester, SC 29706
Phone: 803-581-7000

United Way Success By 6 acts as a catalyst for the community to ensure that all children enter school prepared for a lifetime of growth & achievement. Currently sponsoring Chester Countyís Dolly Partonís Imagination Library, Reach Out and Read, parenting classes, ìGetting Ready for Kindergartenî school readiness calendar, and Welcome Baby.