Greater Greenwood United Ministry

Service(s)

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    Crisis Ministry
    Provides financial assistance with rent evictions, utility disconnections, emergency food, intervention programs for those in chronic crisis to assist them make better life choices to move to family sustainability, emotional, spiritual, and budget counseling, referrals to local agencies for other needs.

    Free Medical Clinic and Pharmacy
    Provides primary medical care for anyone in Greenwood County who cannot afford health insurance and does not qualify for Medicaid. There is an in-house Pharmacy for the patients of the Ministry only. No narcotics are dispensed.

    Dental Services
    Provides a dental clinic through local participating dentists to extract teeth only. Also provides a monthly program of preventative oral health by a volunteer dental hygienist.

    Counties Served
    • Greenwood
    Intake Procedure

    Client in Crisis must call the Ministry and tell us what type of assistance they are in need of. We offer assistance with rent evictions; utility disconnections, emergency food, emotional, spiritual, budget coaching, referrals to community agencies for homelessness, etc. We also offer intervention programs to assist the client move from chronic crisis to self sustainability.

    Patients with no insurance or Medicaid can call the Ministry for hours for new patient eligibility interviews. If approved, the Ministry will become the patient's primary medical home.

    Intake Requirements
    • Picture ID
    • Proof of Income
    • Soc. Sec Card
    Interpreter Line Available for Callers
    No
    Types of Fees
    • Free

Description of Organization

Greater Greenwood United Ministry, established in 1995, is a 501c3 non-profit organization that assists individuals in the community with spiritual, physical, and emotional needs. With the help of a partnership with Christian churches, business, and industries, the Ministry helps individuals move beyond their life or medical crisis to make better life choices that will help them sustain themselves and their families. The Ministry offers "a hand up, not a hand out".

Counties Served

  • Greenwood

Languages Spoken on site

English

Interpreter Line Available for Callers

No

Hours of operation


Open Monday through Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM and Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Visit the organization website for specific times for specific programs.
www.greatergreenwoodunitedministry.org.

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