ECCO provides a variety of services to help our less fortunate neighbors in the Low Country.
Our Basic Services Program offers clients the opportunity to become economically stable and self sufficient through long term guidance and support.
Key elements of support offered to the clients include:
Eligibility: Clients who are applying for financial assistance through ECCO are eligible for enrollment in this program. The Case Manager will determine if the client is an appropriate candidate for the program.
To learn more about eligibility, please inquire in person Monday through Friday from 10am to 4pm.
Empowerment and Education
ECCO believes strongly that having the proper tools to combat poverty, increases the chances of success. There are many Education Programs to choose from at our facility.
GETTING Ahead Workshop The Getting Ahead Workshop is the cornerstone education program of the Getting Ahead Family Partnership. This facilitated group discussion, is a 8 week orientation program that helps clients take stock of their current situation and identify personal goals that will enable them to make necessary changes to improve it.
ECCO offers adult education classes for individuals 22 and older interested in earning their General Education Diploma. Also provided is a Financial Literacy program, WorkKeys, Health Education and Job Readiness.
Health and Wellness
ECCO's Health Services Program provides prescription medication assistance, health maintenance follow-up and education, preventative and restorative dental treatment, emergency dental, and referrals for early