Community Resources

South Carolina 2-1-1

Thanks to support provided by Laurens County 911 Communications, PRTC and Martin Brothers Construction, Laurens County now has 2-1-1. South Carolina 2-1-1 is your one-stop resource for finding assistance in your local community. The 2-1-1 team keeps a database of a wide variety of service providers, including support groups, community clinics, counselors, shelters, food pantries, programs for seniors, and more. Click here to access 2-1-1 online.


Community Resource Guide 

Click here for a printable Community Resource Guide


Community Partners & Funded Programs

Each year, local service agencies petition United Way of Laurens County for specific program funding through a Community Impact grants process. The dollars raised by United Way of Laurens County impact the community in four areas:  Education, Financial Stability, Health, & Emergency Relief.  Click here for a complete listing of our focus areas and programs funded within these areas.


Call 2-1-1 for United Way Resources. Otherwise, contact United Ministries for assistance with utilities (864) 938-9070. Contact The Salvation Army of Greenwood for assistance with rent/mortgage. (864) 229-3407. 

Recently, Laurens County got approved to receive assistance from the SC Stay Plus Program. Laurens County residents can reach out to them for assistance if you have been affected due to COVID-19. For more information, go to their website or call 803-336-3420.