Catawba Community Mental Health Center

The mission of the CCMHC is to support the recovery for individuals with mental illness.

The Catawba Community Mental Health Center (CCMHC) is one of 17 community mental health centers operated by the South Carolina Department of Mental Health.  CCMHC provides mental health services to people of all ages in York, Chester, and Lancaster counties.  Services include counseling, psychiatric assessment, medication management, crisis intervention, and other services to those experiencing serious mental illness and significant emotional disorders.  CCMHC is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).  For more information, please visit



Chester Healthcare Foundation

Chester Healthcare Foundation

Chester Healthcare Foundation Mission Statement

The Chester Healthcare Foundation’s mission is to support programs, projects, and/or services of prevention and education which enhance, improve, and/or promote health and wellness with measurable outcomes of the citizens of Chester County.


Chester County School District

Chester County Schools

Chester County School District Mission Statement

The Chester County School District’s motto is “A Great Place to Grow:  Committed to Excellence for ALL Students.”  We take our motto seriously as we educate our 5,500 students from preschool through high school.  The District boasts three high schools, almost 400 teachers and is a Microsoft Education Alliance District, one of only twelve in the United States!   Our hiTEC initiative (Helping Integrate Technology, Education and Careers) places a state-of-the-art, take-home tablet in the hands of each high school student and all teachers.  The District is working with our community to have graduates ready and able to compete in a 21st century global economy.


Chester Regional Medical Center

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Chester Regional Medical Center Mission Statement

Chester Regional Medical Center was formally opened September 14, 1952 as Chester County Hospital and replaced the Pryor Hospital. This structure, located 2 miles south of Chester on Route 97, opened with 74 beds. Now, the facility site consists of 82 beds acute care hospital, which is approved with commendation by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, and 100 nursing home beds, four medical office buildings, and four ancillary buildings clustered on land contiguous to the facility. The site is accessible via Interstate 77, which connects to Highway Nos. 9, 97 and 321, major regional transportation arteries. Health Management Associates, Inc. of Naples, Florida, began leasing The Chester County Hospital and renamed it Chester Regional Medical Center on October 1, 2004. In January 2014, Chester Regional Medical Center became affiliated with Community Health Systems of Franklin Tennessee. Over 30 physicians currently serve on active staff covering many specialties, including general and orthopedic surgery and various radiological services. The staff at Chester Regional continues to grow as new services are added. Our facility believes in providing a higher medical standard while bringing together healthcare, family and the community.


Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers

Mission: To provide comprehensive, high quality compassionate medical care in the spirit of the Good Samaritan.


Fairfield County School District

The Fairfield County School District serves Winnsboro, Blair/Jenkinsville, and Ridgeway.  There are five elementary schools, one middle school, one high school, one alternative school, and one career and technology center serving more than 2900 students. Notably, McCrorey-Liston School of Technology, Fairfield Magnet School for Math and Science, Geiger Elementary, and Kelly Miller Elementary were named Palmetto Gold Award Schools for attaining high levels of absolute performance, for attaining high rates of growth, and for making substantial progress in closing the achievement gap between disaggregated groups.  The District has over 600 employees.


Fairfield Memorial Hospital

FMH pictureIn partnership with its physicians and other regional health care providers, Fairfield Memorial Hospital will strive to provide compassionate, quality health services to meet the needs of the citizens of Fairfield County.


Good Samaritan Medical Clinic


MISSION:  “To provide free primary healthcare for eligible residents of Chester County and SC counties without a free clinic, who cannot pay and have no health insurance of any kind.”


J. Marion Sims Foundation

The J. Marion Sims Foundation is dedicated to making a lasting impact on the health and well-being of the communities of Lancaster County, Fort Lawn, and Great Falls. The Foundation’s grantmaking has focused on programs and services that support the health of the communities. The J. Marion Sims Foundation was established in 1995 and has worked to support the needs of the community through partnerships with local nonprofit organizations. Priority is given to evidence-informed projects that will have a significant and long-lasting impact on the community. Collaborative partnerships that respond to community needs are highly encouraged.


John A. Martin Primary Health Care Center


John A. Martin Primary Health Care Center Mission Statement

The John A. Martin Primary Health Care Center is a family practice clinic located in Winnsboro, SC. Our physicians and nurse practitioners provide care to family members of all ages: newborns, children, adolescents, women and men. Types of care include well-child care, sick child care, well adult care, sick care for adults, chronic disease management, sports medicine, school physicals, minor surgery, and employment physicals. In addition, we provide prenatal care including delivery of the baby. We are the medical home for many patients. We accept private insurance, many Medicaid plans, Medicare and many supplemental Medicare plans. In keeping with our philosophy of treating the whole person, there is a health educator and a social worker on staff to provide education and counseling services to patients. To learn more about the John A. Martin Primary Health Care Center visit our website at


Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc.

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Mid-Carolina AHEC’s mission is to improve the quality and accessibility of health care for the communities of South Carolina through a system of community-academic partnerships whose central purpose is the recruitment, education and retention of primary health care providers. Serving eleven (11) counties, Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. is committed to excellence in healthcare through education by providing continuing education offerings that are comprehensive and applicable to the ever-changing healthcare industry. For more information, please call (803) 286-4121 or visit


Midlands Technical College

The College provides a variety of educational opportunities that support its mission of human resource development in support of economic growth in its service region.


North Central Family Medical Center


Mission: To provide comprehensive and preventive primary health care services for residents within the target area.


Springs Memorial Hospital


Springs Memorial Hospital, is a 225-bed, all private-room, acute-care hospital where technology and skilled professionals come together to provide compassionate, customer-focused care.  Services include 24 hour emergency care, a 14 bed skilled nursing unit, physical therapy (inpatient and outpatient), heart catheterization lab, 10 bed intensive care unit, 10 bed coronary care unit, women and children’s services, inpatient rehabilitation and an adult behavioral health unit.  Our diverse and highly trained medical staff offer more than 25 medical specialties.  Springs Memorial Hospital is located three hours from the beaches of South Carolina and the mountains of North Carolina.  For more information about our hospital, visit


SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC)


DHEC Mission Statement

The mission of the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is to improve the quality of life for all South Carolinians by protecting and promoting the health of the public and the environment. The vision of DHEC is healthy people living in healthy communities.


SC Office of Rural Health


Mission: To ensure equitable access to quality healthcare for all rural South Carolinians.


York Technical College

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York Technical College, a member of the South Carolina Technical and Comprehensive Education System, is a public, two-year institution of higher education that offers a variety of associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Through maximizing student success, the College seeks to contribute to the economic growth and development of York, Lancaster, and Chester counties and of the State.

Our Mission:
Building Our Community Through Maximizing Student Success

Our Values:
Authenticity and Empathy = BE REAL
Pro-activity and Commitment = BE BOLD
Interdependent Achievement and Legacy = BE BETTER

Our Vision:
To become the best partner for economic development, the best place to work, and the best place to learn.