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Affordable Childcare

State Programs

Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Child Support

Essentials  (food pantries, financial assistance, household wares, vouchers, etc)

Support Groups

I don’t see my city?

Putative Father Registry

Adoption Law/Revocation

End An Adoption Plan

Pay It Forward

Recommend a Service



Medical Info


Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers- Directory

National- healthcare financing- Care Credit

National- prescription discount card- Coast2Coast

National- free clinic directory- Free Clinics

National- prescription discounts- Good Rx

National- birth control, emergency contraception- Nurx

National- vision care- One Sight

National- patient assistance programs- Rx Assist

National- prescription assistance- Rx Outreach


Statewide- free clinics- Directory


Aiken- medical assistance, prescription assistance- Acts of Aiken

Aiken- prescription assistance- St. Mary Help of Christians

Aiken County- medical services, prescription assistance- The Community Medical Clinic of Aiken County

Gloverville- prescription assistance- Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Center

Mount Pleasant- free clinic- ICNA Relief

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Housing info


National- Affordable Housing

National- CoAbode

National- Family Promise

National- For Rent By Owner

National- Low Income Apartments

National- housing authority directory- Public Housing

National- rent assistance directory- Rent Assistance

National- search rooms to rent- Spare Room


Aiken (domestic abuse)- Cumbee Center

Aiken- Nurture Home

Aiken- The Salvation Army

Aiken County- Aiken Housing Authority

Charleston- One80Place

Cherokee County- Cherokee County Rescue Mission

Greenville- Shepherd’s Gate

Rock Hill- Pilgrims’ Inn

Spartanburg- The Haven

Spartanburg- Spartanburg Rescue Mission

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Affordable Childcare


National- extended hours-

National- newborn, temporary, permanent- Caring Nannies

National- campus-based child care services- CCAMPIS

Nationwide Directory- Childcare Center

National- Mom Trusted

National- temporary or permanent- Sittercity

National- temporary or permanent- Trusting Connections


Statewide- scholarships- First Steps

Statewide- National Head Start Association


Aiken- childcare scholarships- Acts of Aiken

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State Programs

Programs Explained: Terms

ACA Marketplace

Child Care Assistance


Energy Assistance LIHEAP



Job Corps

Lifeline Program


National School Lunch Program

Section 8 Housing




Unemployment Insurance


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Crisis Centers/Baby Items

Crisis Info


National- baby item discounts- Amazon Family

National- free baby items- Buy Nothing Project

National- cloth diapers- Cloth for Every Bum

National- free formula samples & coupons- Enfamil

National- free samples- Everyday Family

National- cloth diapers- Jake’s Diapers

National- National Diaper Bank Network

National- one time free formula sample- Nature’s One

National- first time mom assistance- Nurse Family Partnership

National- trade baby items/clothes- Rehash

National- cloth diapers- Share the Love

National- rewards program- Similac

National- crib alternative- The Baby Box


Statewide- parenting programs- Children’s Trust of South Carolina

Statewide- free baby items- Freecycle


Midlands- car seat program- Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital


Aiken- parent education, diapers, baby items- Welcome Baby

Blythewood- children’s clothing- God’s Closet

Columbia- children’s clothing- God’s Closet

Columbia- diaper bank- South Carolina Diaper Bank

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Child Support

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Essentials info


National- feminine hygiene products- Alliance For Period Supplies

National- cell phone assistance- Assurance Wireless

National- babysitting, errands, carpooling, meal swaps, etc.- Babysitter Exchange

National- car donation program- Cars 4 Christmas

National- location-based resources- Community Action Partnership

National- school supply events- Eventbrite

National- scholarship database- Fastweb

National- backpack program- Feeding America

National- food bank directory- Feeding America

National- food assistance- Food Finder

National- education financial aid- Frank

National- car donation program- Free Charity Cars

National- mortgage & lease assistance- Gradient Gives Back Foundation

National- job search- Indeed

National- jobs access program- Lyft

National- financial assistance- Modest Needs

National- various assistance- Net Wish

National- trade clothing- Rehash

National- various assistance- Society of St. Vincent de Paul

National- education grants- Soroptimist

National- job search for moms- The Mom Project

National- various assistance- The Salvation Army

National- car donation programs- Working Cars for Working Families

National- location based assistance- YMCA

National- rideshare- Zimride


Statewide- public transit directory- American Public Transportation Association

Statewide- children’s bed assistance- Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Statewide- mortgage assistance- Telamon Corporation


Midlands- employment assistance for fathers- Midlands Fatherhood Coalition


Aiken- utility assistance, car ministry, food pantry, clothing vouchers, furniture/household, etc.- Acts of Aiken

Aiken- public transit- Best Friend Express

Aiken- food boxes, clothing, household items, GED program, job training, etc.- Christ Central

Aiken- food assistance- Golden Harvest Food Bank

Aiken- utility assistance, food assistance, clothing, home repairs, etc.- St. Mary Help of Christians

Aiken- food pantry- St. Vincent de Paul Society

Aiken- daily meals- The Salvation Army

Aiken County- summer food program- Aiken Housing Authority

Charleston- legal services, daily meals- One80Place

Gloverville- food pantry, utility assistance, GED program, job training, etc.- Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Center

North Augusta- food assistance, clothing, transportation assistance, etc.- CMONA

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Support Groups

Support Info


National- CoAbode

National- La Leche League International

National- Meetup

National- Moms Club International

National- MOPS

National- Parents Without Partners

National- Postpartum Support International

National- Single and Parenting

National- Single Mom

National- The Life of a Single Mom


Midlands- (fathers) Midlands Fatherhood Coalition


Aiken- Christ Central

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I don’t see my city?

Don’t worry. There are resource links added to the website every day and it’s possible that your area has not been researched yet. If the administrator is not currently working on other projects, your city can be made a priority. Please contact the page here.

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Putative Father Registry

Register Here

Father’s Rights Support- Sky is the Limit Foundation

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Adoption Law/Revocation

Law Info

Consent or relinquishment for the purpose of adoption must be made by a sworn document, signed by the person or the head of the agency giving consent or relinquishment after the birth of the adoptee.

Withdrawal of any consent or relinquishment is not permitted except by order of the court.

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End An Adoption Plan

If you are looking for help in severing your relationship with an adoption facilitator:

Saving Our Sisters

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Pay It Forward

If you have been a recipient of help, you know firsthand how essential volunteers and/or donations were to your success. Please consider volunteering for or donating to any of the vital organizations on this page.

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Recommend a Service

Know a service applicable to moms and children in this state, but it’s not listed? Please share it by contacting the page: Here.

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