Resources

SC Rural Health Action Plan
The South Carolina Office of Rural Health (SCORH) and the SC Rural Health Action Plan Task Force unveiled the SC Rural Health Action Plan (SC RHAP), officially, on November 16th 2017. The final report can be accessed online at http://scorh.net/south-carolina-rural-health-action-plan/.

According to Healthy People 2020, there are five (5) key areas of social determinants of health: Economic Stability; Education; Social and Community Context; Health and Health Care; and Neighborhood & Built Environment. Below is a list of local resources organized according to these categories:

Economic Stability (Employment, Food Security, Housing Stability)

Chester County Economic Development

Chester County Housing Authority

Fairfield County Economic Development

Lancaster County Economic Development

Lancaster County Resource Guide (downloadable pdf)

Fairfield County Resource Guide (downloadable pdf)

Education (Early Childhood Education and Development, Language and Literacy, High School Graduation, Enrollment in Higher Education)

Chester County First Steps – a statewide public-private partnership to increase school readiness outcomes for children

Chester County Library

Chester County School District

Fairfield County First Steps – a statewide public-private partnership to increase school readiness outcomes for children

Fairfield County Library

Fairfield County School District

Midlands Tech – Fairfield Campus

Lancaster County First Steps – a statewide public-private partnership to increase school readiness outcomes for children

Lancaster County Library

Lancaster County School District

USC-Lancaster

York Technical College – Chester Center

Social and Community Context (Social Cohesion, Civic Participation)

Fairfield Community Coordinating Council

YMCA – Chester County

Health and Health Care (Access to Health Care, Access to Primary Care, Health Literacy)

Catawba Community Mental Health Center – serving Chester and Lancaster counties

Chester Regional Medical Center

Columbia Area Mental Health Center – serving Fairfield County

Eau Claire Cooperative Health Centers

Fairfield Behavioral Health Servicesalcohol/drug counseling, ADSAP for DUI offenders, behavioral counseling, and prevention services for Fairfield County

Fairfield Memorial Hospital

Hazel Pittman Center – outpatient substance abuse treatment and counseling for Chester County

John A. Martin Primary Health Care Center – a unique medical center providing all types of family medical care including prenatal care

North Central Family Medicine – a private, non-profit community based and community owned health center

Springs Memorial Hospital

WellPartners – providing dental and eye care services for uninsured and underinsured in Fairfield County

Welvista – medication assistance program

2-1-1  – a database of a wide variety of service providers including support groups, community clinics, counselors, shelters, food pantries, programs for seniors

Neighborhood and Built Environment (Access to Healthy Foods, Environmental Conditions)

Catawba Fresh Market – online ordering for fresh, local produce

County Health Rankings

Chester County Health Indicators

Fairfield County Health Indicators

Lancaster County Health Indicators

Eat Smart Move More South Carolinacoordinates obesity prevention across the state

Eat Smart Move More Chester County

Eat Smart Move More Fairfield County

Eat Smart Move More Lancaster County

SC Thriveleads South Carolinians to stability by providing innovative & efficient access to quality of life resources

 

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