By Subject Area

This page is organized into the 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 Resource Guide    (downloadable pdf)

Chester County Economic Development

Chester County Housing Authority

Fairfield County Resource Guide  (downloadable pdf)

Fairfield County Economic Development

Lancaster County Economic Development

Lancaster County Resource Guide (downloadable pdf)

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

South Carolina Treasurer Unclaimed Property ProgramIndividuals, estates, businesses, and churches and charities can have unclaimed property.

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


York Technical College – Chester Center

Social and Community Context (Social Cohesion, Civic Participation)

Fairfield Forward

Gregory Family YMCA – Lancaster County

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

Caption Call – a no-cost program for anyone who suffers from hearing loss, including seniors.

Catawba Community Mental Health Center – serving Chester and Lancaster counties

Columbia Area Mental Health Center – serving Fairfield County

Cooperative Health

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

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

MUSC Health – Chester Medical Center

MUSC Health – Fairfield Emergency and Imaging

MUSC Health – Lancaster Medical Center formerly Springs Memorial Hospital

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

Prisma Health Family Medicine – Winnsboro – a family medicine practice serving Winnsboro and surrounding communities

        Rebound Behavioral Health – in patient substance abuse treatment, located in Lancaster County

       SC Free Clinic Association

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)

Alston Trailhead in Jenkinsville, serving the Peak to Prosperity Passage

Catawba Riverkeeper  – protecting 8,900 miles of waterways in the Catawba-Wateree River Basin, with an outdoor classroom in Chester County

County Health Rankings

Chester County Health Rankings

Fairfield County Health Rankings

Lancaster County Health Rankings

Downtown Winnsboro Historical Walking Tour

Live Healthy SC – a statewide collaborative to improve the health in SC

Smokefree SC – a statewide collaborative to eliminate premature death, disease, and other harms caused by tobacco products

Transportation Needs Assessment Survey Results – Lancaster County the Transportation Sub-Committee under the Client Advocacy Network Coalition conducted a survey to assess the transportation needs of the communities in Lancaster County, SC, particularly areas with high poverty levels

Wholespire (formerly Eat Smart Move More SC) coordinates obesity prevention across the state

Wholespire Chester County

Wholespire Fairfield County

Wholespire Lancaster County

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