For help or additional information on domestic violence, select an icon below to visit the links.
Safe Harbor is a 24-hour local emergency shelter and crisis line for victims of domestic violence.
An Office of the Governor
State Office of Victim Assistance
South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) is a statewide coalition of all domestic violence shelters and rape crisis centers in SC.
The National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV) provides support to all organizations and individuals working to end violence in the lives of victims and their children through technical assistance, training and information on response to and prevention of domestic violence.
Compass of Carolina offers a Family Violence Intervention Program which works to end the cycle of domestic violence by educating abusers and victims. Participants may be voluntary or come from other referral sources, such as the court. Couples who are living together may attend groups on the same night. Separate groups are offered for participants under a restraining order. Information on parenting skills is provided so that parents can learn how children are negatively affected by witnessing violence.
Parents Anonymous of South Carolina, Inc., is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect by strengthening families and empowering communities in the state of South Carolina.
864-331-0560, ext. 228
The mission of the Children's Advocacy Center is to reduce the trauma to children during the investigation, treatment and prosecution of child abuse cases. We offer a child-friendly environment in which children can tell their story one time. Our staff is available to the child and his or her family throughout each phase of the investigation, legal process and recovery.
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. Call 24 hr per day.
The Phoenix Center, is the county's largest provider of substance abuse services. With a dedicated staff and innovative programs, the Phoenix Center takes a proactive approach to fighting addiction and drug abuse. The Phoenix Center is a non-profit agency. 24Hr Information & Referral Line: 864-467-4747