We often get asked questions about resources in other counties in the Upstate area of South Carolina. There are indeed some guides in varying formats for the surrounding counties and some handy resources we love to share. Here’s a handful to get you started!

Greenville County

In Greenville County, there are several resources available.

Laurens County

In Laurens County, the United Way has a resource guide which you can find here: LC Resource Guide

Oconee County

  • In Oconee County, there’s a resource guide focused around needs of families with young children and you can find it here: OC Resource Guide
  • The truly excellent Golden Corner Pantry also maintains a resource list, and you can find it here: Where to Turn (Oct 2019)

Pickens County

In Pickens County, there’s a resource called the Tough Times Toolkit, and it is available in English and Spanish:

Spartanburg County

In Spartanburg County, there’s a resource guide centered around behavioral health that you can find here: SC Resource Guide

Greer (Greenville & Spartanburg)

If you want to know specifics in the Greer area, which straddles both Greenville and Spartanburg County, I would suggest that Greer Relief, Yvonne Thompson or Lanita Williams (who each have been there working as Neighbor advocates and resourcing) would be an excellent place to start. You can find their email information, along with other things, here:  https://greerrelief.org/our-leadership/

Tri-County Technical College

And Tri-County Tech also has a resource listing and a student resource center: Student Services & Support

South Carolina United Way

The United way of South Carolina is a good place to get started for other counties: https://sc211.org/

We hope these are helpful!