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Anderson Housing Authority

Services: provide safe, sanitary and decent housing for low-income families or individuals needing government subsidized housing.
Exception/Criteria: assessed according to the application
Address: 1335 East River St., Anderson, SC29624
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
Phone: (864) 260-5120
Fax: (864) 260-5118

Butterfly Foundation

Services: Butterfly housing assistance program, provides permanent and temporary housing for homeless individuals and families with disabilities, case management, emergency housing repair for home owners, benefit bank services, volunteers life-coaching program; culinary job training for homeless or unemployed or under-employed, intensive twelve week program, 40 hour internship.
Service Area: Housing Assistance Program: Anderson, Greenville, Spartanburg. Culinary job training Program, Spartanburg only.
Address: 185 South Liberty Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 582-4146
Contact: Director, Queenie Canizater
Fax: (864) 583-1619

City of Greenville Community Development Division

Services: Housing assistance offers homeownership opportunities for low-to-moderate income families as well as various housing rehabilitation programs for owner-occupants.
Exception/Criteria: income eligibility varies based on family size and credit history
Address:  206 S. Main Street, 6th floor, Greenville, SC 29601
Hours of Operation:  8:00am-5:00pm, Monday through Friday
Phone:  864/467-4570
Fax:  864/467-5735

Easley Housing Authority

Address: P.O. Box 160 Easley, SC 29641
101 Wallace Dr., Easley, SC 29641
Hours of Operation: 8:30a.m. – 5:00p.m. Monday – Friday
Phone: (864) 855-0629
Fax: (864) 855-0864

Gaffney Housing Authority

Services: housing services
Exception/Criteria: low-income and rent is based on household income
Address: 125 Betline Rd. Gaffney, SC 29341
P.O. Box 1477 Gaffney, SC 29342
Hours of Operation: 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday
Phone: (864) 489-3193
Fax: (864) 487-9460

Greenville County Redevelopment Authority (GCRA)

Services: Housing assistance offers home ownership opportunities for low/moderate income families as well as housing rehabilitation with emphasis on affordability.
Exception/Criteria: income varies depending on size of family, good rental history for past 12 months, $10 application fee, if bankruptcy is filled- 2 year wait. Application takes 10 business days to process.
Address: 301 University Ridge, Suite 2500, Greenville, SC 29601
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 242-9801
Fax: (864) 232-9946

Habitat for Humanity

Services: provides affordable homeownership opportunities to low-income families in Greenville County.
Address: 49 Greenland Drive, Greenville, SC 29615
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 370-4787
Fax: (864) 370-1477

Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg

Service: builds affordable homes for qualifying families that meet certain criteria
Exception/ Criteria: currently living in substandard housing, have the ability to pay house payments, and willing volunteer and partner with Habitat on building house
Address: 2270 South Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC, 29302
P.O. Box 18172, Spartanburg, SC 29318
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Phone: (864) 591-2221
Fax: (864) 591-2228

Homes of Hope

Services: Affordable Rental Housing Program, Homeownership Program, Gideon’s House- one year job training and mentorship program for men overcoming addictions, Financial Wellness programs for all clients
Address: 3 Dunean St., Greenville, SC 29611
Exception/Criteria: Must meet income criteria for housing, Gideon’s House is available only to men who have completed drug and alcohol rehab
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday- Thursday; 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Friday
Phone: (864) 269-4663
Fax: (864) 269-6235

Homes for Life

Services: shelter, educational guidance, employment assistance, counseling, basic life skills training; ages 18-21
Address: 4180 Copper Line, Spartanburg, SC 29301
Phone: (864) 325-4066 or (864) 576-1719
Fax: (864) 576-1719

Housing Authority of Greenville

Services: Housing subsidization – low cost public housing owned and managed by the housing authority.
Exception/ Criteria: based on income
Address: 511 Augusta St. Greenville, SC 29601
P. O. Box 10047, Greenville, SC 29603
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 467-4250
Fax: (864) 467-2613

Kinard Manor: A Veterans Administration Transitional Housing Facility for Male Veterans

Sponsored by Lutheran Churches of the Carolinas
Services: Transitional housing with case management; now coordinated with HMIS
Exception/Criteria: Only homeless male veterans; must be approved by the VA in Columbia; will provide transportation to Columbia for admissions interview if meet criteria; also VA Angels House in Columbia for homeless female veterans
Service Area: Greenwood County and Carolinas
Address: 949 Main Street South, Greenwood, SC 29646
Phone: (864) 229-0074; 800-435-7464
Fax: (864) 229-0074; need to call office first

SHARE – Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources, Inc. of Greenville

Services: Transitional housing program offers transportation; food assistance; medical and dental attention; psychological, drug, and alcohol counseling; job training and employment assistance; education; and life skills training and child care.
Exception/Criteria: Must be homeless to be eligible
Service Area: Greenville, Pickens
Address: Homeless Division: 926 Cleveland Street, Apts. A11 and A12, Greenville, South Carolina 29605;
P.O. Box 10204, Greenville, SC 29603
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 242-9471
Fax: (864) 242-9474

SHARE- Pickens Office

Services: Provides emergency assistance to residents of Pickens county; transitional housing
Address: P.O. Box 1628, Easley, SC 29641
1725 Main Street, Easley, SC 29640
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 859-2989
Fax: (864) 459-1401

Smith House – Pendleton Place Children’s Shelter

Service: provides long-term residential care and development of independent living skills for young women 15-21
Hours of Operation: 24 hours and 7 days a week
Address: P. O. Box 10323, Greenville, SC 29603
Phone: (864) 467-3650
Fax: (864)467-3645

Spartanburg Housing Authority

Service: low income housing
Exception/Criteria: based on HUD regulations; have to fill out application
Address: 201 Caulder Ave., Suite A, Spartanburg, SC 29306
P.O. Box 2828, Spartanburg, SC 29304
Hour of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Phone: (864) 598-6000 or 6001
Fax: Public Housing: (864) 598-6156; Section 8: (864) 598-6154


United Housing Connections – Transitions

Service: transitional housing with case management
Exception/Criteria: must be homeless
Address: 9039 Fairforest Road, Spartanburg, SC 29303
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Glenda Gilchrist or Julie West
Phone: (864) 595-5304
Fax: (864) 595-5315

Union Housing Authority

Address: 210 Porter Street, Union, SC 29379
P. O. Box 664, Union Street 29379
Hours of Operation: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
Phone: (864) 427-9679
Fax: (864) 429-0731

U-Turn Outreach Ministries

Services: transitional housing, crisis management, legal and employment advocacy, career development
Address: 309 Perry Ave., Greenville, SC 29601
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (first call for appointment)
Contact: Decimber Rose Wattleton
Phone: (864) 356-2689
Fax: (864) 667-9698