Dillon County Resources

Updated 3-10-09
Category Resource Phone Number Location Comments
Mental Health        
  Tri-County Mental Health - Dillon Clinic  (843) 774-3351
(843) 774-2622 Fax
1324 Commerce Rd
Dillon, SC 29536
Robin Bethea, MS Clinic Director 
  SCDMH Client Advocate 843-454-0841 PO Box 918
1035 Cheraw Hwy. Bennettsville, SC 29512 
Bob Thomas
Substance Abuse        
  Trinity Behavioral Care (843) 774-6591
(800) 302-1048 Hotline
204 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Dillon, SC 29536
Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment
  Alcoholics Anonymous (888) 534-0192  Boy Scout Hut
206 W Washington St
Dillon, SC
Tue/Wed/Sat at 8:00 pm
  Narcotics Anonymous 800-708-9267 local Infoline
888-370-6262 helpline
   
  Marion/Dillon County Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse 843-774-6591    
  The Good Samaritan Colony 843-634-6848   Alcohol and Drug addiction treatment and rehab for men 18 and older
Medical        
  Florence Veterans Affairs Primary Care Clinic  843-292-8383  805 Pamplico Hwy
Suite 220A
Florence, SC 29505 
Parent Facility: 
Columbia VAMC Phone:
(803) 776-4000
(800) 293-8262
  Hope Health  843-667-9414
888-841-5855 
Florence, SC Federally-funded community health center providing comprehensive primary health care services to ANY person in need residing in the Florence area.  
  Mercy Medicine Free Clinic of Florence 843-667-9947
843-667-0455 fax
514-E South Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506
A free medical clinic serving Florence and Dillon Counties
  CareSouth Carolina 843.857.0111  PO Box 1090
Hartsville, SC 29551
Primary Care, Counseling, HIV care
  Dillon Public Health Department 843-774-5611 203 W Hampton St
Dillon, SC
 
  Cheraw Public Health Center 843-537-0961 212 Third St
Cheraw, SC
 
  Bishopville Public Health Center 843-484-5317 817 Hospital Sq
Bishopville, SC
 
County Offices        
  Magistrate 843-774-1406 Gibson Bldg
200 S 5th Ave
Dillon, SC
 
  Probate Judge – Dillon County 843-774-1423
843-841-3732
  Kay S. Turner
  Sheriff's Office 843-774-1433 PO Box 627
Dillon, SC
 
  Dillon Police Department 843-774-0183 401 W Main St
Dillon, SC
 
Community Agencies &
Services 
       
Abuse, Domestic Violence, Victims Assist.        
  Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault 800-273-1820
843-774-0898 Local
  Victim Assistance Services, Safe Shelter
  SC Victims Assistance 888-852-1900   Assists victims & witnesses
of crimes.
Blind & Hard of
Hearing
Commission for the
Blind
800-922-2222    
  Speech & Hearing      
Continuum of Care COC 843-317-4021
800-286-2334
   
Department of Juvenile Justice Department of Juvenile Justice 843-774-4147  200 South 5th Ave
Dillon, SC 29536
 
  DJJ After School Center (843) 841-1655 Dean's Page
(843) 841-1546 (f) 
Successful Afterschool Sites, Inc.
220 W Main St
Dillon, SC 29536 
 
Disability & Special
Needs
DDSN 843-774-6775    
Department of Social Services Dillon County DSS 843-774-8284
843-774-0064
1213 Hwy 34 W.
Dillon, SC
 
Employment Employment Security Comm 843-774-0581   Apply for unemployment, find a job
  State Employment Services Dillon One Stop 843-774-1420    
  Job Corps 803-245-5101   Vocational education and training for ages 16-24
  Vocational Rehabilitation 843-662-8114   Employment resources for disabled
Family Support Federation of Families 866-779-0402   Child and Parent Support -
for children w/ mental health
needs
Financial        
  United Way 843-774-8551   Information & referral assistance for crisis
  Pee Dee Community Action Agency (843) 678-3400 EXT. 121 2685 S Irby St
Florence, SC 29501
Low-income home energy assistance program, Shelter programs Male and Female
Food Berean Church of God in Christ 843-752-9226 818 Allentown Dr
Dillon, SC
Pantry/after school program 3rd week of the month 9:00 - 12 noon
  New Bethel Apostolic Church 843-774-6557 1406 Lincoln St
Dillon, SC
Pantry open last Saturday of the  month
HIV/AIDS Drug Assistance Program 803-896-6253    
  HIV/AIDS 800-322-2437 Hotline
803-737-4110 Local
   
Hospice        
Housing Homeless Coalition       
  Housing Authority (843) 669-4163 400 E Pine Street
Florence, SC 29506
Low income housing
Legal Regional Legal Svs Agency 843-667-1896    
  SC Center for Equal Justice 888-346-5592 PO Box 7187
Columbia, SC 29202
 
Offenders/Ex Offenders Alston Wilkes Society Community Services 864-942-8652
803-799-2490
  Services for offenders & former offenders. Call for local office.
Residential Florence Crittenton Program 843-722-7526   Residental program for pregnant girls
         
Senior Services        
Shelters        
         
Social Security  Social Security
Administration
843-662-4651
800-772-1213
843-667-6571 TTY
181 Dozier Blvd
Florence, SC
 
Transportation Medicaid- Logisticare 866-445-8915    
  Non-Medicaid (Pee Dee Regional Transportation Authority) 843-423-6112
800-768-4928
   
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