ECCO provides a variety of services in three main program areas to help our neighbors in need. Click on the headers below for more information or call 843.849.9220 during business hours to speak with someone on staff.Key elements of support offered may include:
Our Basic Needs program offers safety net support to clients as they work towards self-sufficiency and economic stability.
Food and Home Supplies
To learn more about eligibility, please call or inquire in person Monday through Friday from 10am to 4pm.
ECCO's Health Services Program provides prescription medication assistance, health maintenance follow-up and education, wellness classesm, scheduled appointments with a nurse practitioner, preventative and restorative dental treatment, emergency dental, and referrals for early detection of chronic health conditions for East Cooper residents living at or below 200% of poverty.
ECCO believes strongly that having the proper tools to combat poverty, increases the chances of success. There are many opportunities to gain the necessary training and skills to reach self-sufficiency.
ECCO Works helps the underemployed and unemployed to become better prepared for a sustainable career through a variety of classes and training. Find out how.
Getting Ahead for single mothers is an eight (8) week program that helps struggling women identify personal goals and strengths to ultimately achieve a better life. Click here for more information.
ECCO offers adult education classes for adults interested in earning their GED, participating in a Financial Literacy program, WorkKeys, or the Job Readiness workshop.