CAAR Senior Services Directory
United Way of Horry County
P. O. Box 673
Conway, SC 29528
Tracy Lee Vreeland, Marketing/Communications Coordinator
Organizational mission or general goals:
The Mission of the United Way of Horry County, Inc. in Conway, South Carolina is to unite the diverse elements of Horry County in a network of contributors, providers and users of human services in order to expand the capacity of these citizens to solve social problems and care for one another.
Primary services provided:
United Way of Horry County funds 41 community partners, community service agencies that work on four service areas: successful youth and children; strong, safe, and healthy families; self sufficiency; basic needs safety net. We partner with Goodwill, Horry County Literacy Council and Horry County Schools Adult Education to bring you the Prosperity Center, a place for the jobless or those in a bad financial situation to get back on their feet. We also provide 211 service in Horry County, an easy to remember phone number to put you in touch with all the resources available in your area. We connect volunteers with opportunities through a website called Get Connected found here http://unitedwayhcsc.galaxydigital.com
Primary clientele served:
Employees and/or volunteers:
4 employees; 500 Horry County volunteers.
Staff members eligible for professional credentialing and credentialed staff members employed:
Clients/patients/participants served each year:
Estimated 170,000 participants in Horry County.
Organization accredited or certified by an outside agency or association:
Membership certification with United Way Worldwide
Special services or pricing for senior citizens: