This directory is provided by the Office of Human Resources to assist in locating a variety of providers for personal concerns. It is the responsibility of the person seeking assistance to provide for expenses, etc. with the agency provided.
For additional assistance, please call the Employee Assistance Program at 656-3360 or 656-2726.
Department of Vocational Rehabilitation
Confidential services help employees identify problems that affect their job performances. Employers benefit through reduced turnover, training costs and better employee performance. Vocational Rehabilitation operates two voluntary admission treatment centers for clients requiring inpatient therapy for the chronic abuse of alcohol and/or other drugs.
Department of Mental Health
Provides job coaches who offer the following services: job development, on-the-job training, career planning, on-going support, and advocacy on the work-site.
S.C. Department of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services
DAODAS places major emphasis on disseminating information about the problem of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug abuse. The Three basic types of service are prevention, intervention, and treatment.
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
Narcotics Anonymous evolved from Alcoholics Anonymous in the late 1940’s with meetings first emerging in the Los Angeles area of California in the early 1950’s. The NA program started as a small movement that has grown into one of the world oldest and largest organizations of its type.
Cocaine Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction.
Nicotine Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women helping each other live nicotine-free lives. Nicotine Anonymous welcomes all those seeking freedom from nicotine addition, including those using cessation programs and nicotine withdrawal aids.
Talbott Marsh Recovery Campus
The Talbott Recovery Campus is extended outpatient treatment based on philosophy that chemical dependency is a chronic, relapsing disease that affects the individual physically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually.
S.C. Psychological Association
SCPA is the only professional organization in South Carolina representing all areas of psychology: academic, practitioner, and public service.
S.C. Family Violence Program
The mission of the S.C. Department of Social Services is to ensure that safe emergency shelter, counseling, and related services are accessible to all victims of domestic violence, their children, and offenders.
S.C. Office on Aging
The Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Senior Services, is designated by the Governor as the State unit on Aging. The Bureau works with a network of regional and local organizations to develop and manage programs and services to improve the quality of life for South Carolina’s older citizens, and to help them remain independent in their homes and communities.
S.C. State Employee’s Credit Union
SCU offers a full range of personal financial services, including free checking with a free ATM/debit card, and free internet banking with free bill paying.
Compass of Carolina
Compass of Carolina is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Services for Families and Children, Inc. Programs include Budget and credit counseling, debt management, housing counseling, credit report counseling, and educational workshops.
Legal Services Agency of Western Carolina, Inc.
The mission of Legal Services Corporation is to promote equal access to the courts by making grants to provide high-quality civil legal assistance for those who would be otherwise unable to afford legal counsel.