Florence Resources

Updated 1-14-09

Category

Resource

Phone Number

Location

Comments

Mental Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pee Dee Mental Health Center
Florence Clinic

843-317-4089

125 E Lucas St
Florence, SC 29506

Phil Bowman, MD
Executive Director
Joan Reeves
Clinic Director

LakeCity Clinic

843-394-7600

675 N Matthews Rd
Lake City, SC 29560

Norman Creighton
Clinical Director

Substance Abuse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AA
Alcoholics Anonymous

843-669-6345

 

 

Bruce Hall Treatment Center

800-221-8103
843-661-3133

121 E Cedar St
Florence, SC 29506

Detox Center

Circle Park
Florence Office

843-665-9349

601 Gregg Ave
Florence, SC 29501

Outpatient treatment

Circle Park
LakeCity Office

843-394-5067

159 North Church St
Lake City, SC 29560

Outpatient treatment

Chrysalis Center Residental Progam

843-673-0660

 

Residential treatment for women and their children thru Circle Park

Palmetto Center

843-662-9378

1709 Stokes Rd
Florence, SC 29501

26 Day Inpatient Rehab

Pee Dee Crisis Home

843-665-9417

 

Counseling and treatment for girls ages 12-18

Medical

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mercy Medical Free Clinic

843-667-9947

514 E Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506

Has medical, dental, retinal, pharmacy services and night clinic, M-F, by appointment only

Lake City Free Medical Clinic

843-374-2085

124 Epps St
Lake City, SC 29560

 

County Offices

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Magistrate

843-665-0031

180 N Irby St
Florence, SC 29501

Jdg James Harwell

Probate Court

843-665-3085

180 N Irby St
Florence, SC 29501

Jdg William Eaton

Sheriff's Office

843-665-2121

6719 Friendfield Rd
Effingham, SC 29541

 

Community Agencies &
Services

 

 

 

 

Abuse, Domestic Violence, Victims Assist.

Care House of the Pee Dee

843-629-0236

1500 Patton Dr
Florence, SC 29501

Forensic interview and medical exam for abused children

 

Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Abuse

800-273-1820
843-669-4600
843-394-8566

◄ Hotline
◄ Florence
◄ Lake City

24 hour crisis services, emergency shelter, legal and medical assistance, walk in service

 

YMCA Safe House

843-665-1234

 

Assists victims of abuse

Blind & Hard of
Hearing

Commission for the
Blind

843-661-4788

 

 

 

Pee Dee Speech & Hearing Center

843-662-5601
843-662-7802

 

Provides services to all ages

 

Lions Club

843-386-3471

 

Assists w/ glasses, hearing aids for Pee Dee Region

Continuum of Care

COC

842-665-3080

 

Treatment for emotionally disturbed children


Department of Juvenille Justice

DJJ

843-665-3080

180 N Irby St
Florence, SC 29501

Treatment, prevention and rehabilitation for youth

Department of Disabilities & Special Needs

DDSN

843-667-5007

1211 National Cemetery Rd
Florence, SC 29506

Serves all ages with mental retardation, autism, traumatic brain or spinal cord injury; has respite services

Department of Social Services

DSS Florence

843-669-3354

2685 S Irby St
Florence, SC 29505

Services - adult and child protective, domestic violence emergency shelter, food stamps, medicaid applications

 

DSS LakeCity

843-394-8575

346 S Ron McNair Blvd
Lake City, SC 29560

 

Employment

Employment Security Commission

843-669-4271

1558 W Evans St
Florence, SC 29501

Job referrals, applications for unemployment

 

Job Corps

803-391-5101

 

Vocational education and training for ages 16-24

 

Vocational Rehabilitation

843-662-8114

1924 W Darlington
St Florence, SC

Carol Anderson serves Florence and Marion Counties

Financial

Family Services Center
of SC

843-629-0051

United Way Bldg
1621 W Palmettto St
Florence, SC 29501

Classes and counseling in anger management, housing, job training, finances, free prescription drug card, parenting

 

Lighthouse Ministries

843-629-0830

201 Elm St
Florence, SC 29506

Assists w/ mortgage, rent, utilities, medicine, traveler's aide, and food; by appointment only

 

Pee Dee Community Action Agency

843-678-3400
843-394-7440

◄ Florence
◄ Lake City

Assists w/ rent, utilities, etc.

 

Salvation Army

843-662-4651

401 W Evans St
Florence, Sc 29501

 

 

United Way of Florence

843-662-2407

1621 W Palmetto St
Florence, SC 29501

Information and referral assistance

Food

Harvest Hope Food Bank

843-661-0826

240 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29501

 

 

Manna House

843-317-9248

450 Jarrott St
Florence, SC 29504

Soup kitchen and emergency food bank, M-F, 8:00am - 12:00noon

Housing

Homeless Coalition for the Pee Dee

803-775-4354
X 314

 

Lloyd Flores, Sr at the
Wateree Commission Action

 

Housing Authority

843-669-4163
843-394-3541
843-386-3944

◄ Florence
◄ Lake City
◄ Johnsonville

Low income housing

Legal

Carolina Regional Legal Services

843-667-1896

279 W Evans St
Florence, SC 29503

Serves Florence and Clarendon Counties

 

SC Center for Equal Justice

888-346-5592

PO Box 7187
Columbia, SC 29202

 

Shelters

House of Hope for Men

843-667-9000

1327 Olanta Hwy
Effingham, SC 29541

Offers lodging,
life skills vocational
training & transport

 

House of Hope for Women

843-667-9000

1020 N Darlington St
Florence, SC 29501

Offers lodging, life skills, vocational training and transportation

 

Florence County Family Shelter

843-678-3410

411 Jarrett St
Florence, SC 29504

Transitional and
emergency housing

Veteran Affairs

Regional Office

800-827-1000

 

 

 

County Office

843-665-3045

 

 

 

Florence Facility

843-292-8383

805 Pamplico Hwy Ste 220A
Florence, SC 29505

 

Miscellanous

 

 

 

 

 

Alston Wilkes
Society

843-292-0388

411 W Cheves St
Florence, SC 29501

Assists recent and former offenders, veterans and their families transition back into the community

 

Federation of Families

866-779-0402

 

Child and Parent Support - for children w/ mental health needs

 

Florence Crittenton Home

843-722-7526

 

Residential program for pregnant girls

 

Social Security Administration

843-662-4651

401 W Evans St
Florence, SC 29501

M-F, 9:00am - 4:00pm

The Duke Endowment (TDE) Grant for Telepsychiatry