The information listed below are links to various resources for Pickens
County residents. For other area and state services and organizations,
please visit http://www.sciway.net.
Animal and Pet Care
1-800-Save-A-Pet.com- Search for pet adoption, shelters, or volunteer activities.
Humane Society (Liberty)
for pet adoption, shelters, or volunteer activities.
Business and Law
Small Business Development Center
Chamber of Commerce
Easley Chamber of Commerce
Chamber of Commerce
Alliance Pickens, an economic development organization, fosters industry growth by offering aggressive incentives and existing industry programs-such as a partnership with the well-known technical schools system that helps train workers at little or no cost to companies.
Pickens Chamber of Commerce
Local Universities and Colleges
Counties, Towns, and Government
Entertainment, Parks, and Museums
Museums, Gardens, and Foundations
Botanical Gardens at Clemson University
State Natural Area
Rock State Park
Entertainment and Festivals
Center for the Performing Arts
University International Awareness Week
Blue Ridge Festival
Health Care and General Welfare
The resources listed below are a few of the Pickens County health care and general welfare sevices and organizations. Pickens County community resources have been integrated into the United Way 2-1-1 service. For assistance with these and other resources, simply dial 211 and a trained professional will help you.
Health Clinics and Hospitals
Community Mental Health Center
Secours St. Francis Health System
Health Baptist Easley Hospital
Palmetto Poison Center-Assistance for exposures to poisonous substances 24 hours/day. The Palmetto Poison Center can give you medical advice concerning overdose or poisoning from prescription drugs, street drugs, household products, chemicals, plants, insect bites, snake bites, etc. Emergency: 1-800-222-1222
Samaritan Health Clinic
General Welfare Organizations
Red Cross-Upstate Chapter
Blood Connection-Blood Donation
Hands of Clemson-Helping Hands is an emergency shelter
for abused and neglected children.
on Wheels-Pickens County
Alliance on Mental Illness
County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs
Army-North and South Carolina Division
(Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources, Inc.) SHARE is a
nonprofit organization that offers a variety of programs designed
to meet the needs of the poor in communities through its two program
areas: Children and Family Development and Community and Economic
Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
South Carolina Department of Social Services-Pickens County Office
Way of Pickens County
Jobs and Careers
CareerBuilder.com-South Carolina Jobs
Experience Works-Experience Works helps low-income seniors, with multiple barriers to employment, get the training they need to find good jobs in their local communities.
MonsterTrak.com-Find internships and entry level jobs
Net-Temps.com-Temporary, Contract, and Full-Time Jobs
Personal Pathways to Success-Personal Pathways to Success empowers youth and adults by making education relevant to their aspirations and abilities, promising a better economy and quality of life for everyone in South Carolina.
SCIway.net-SC Newspaper Jobs Ads
SCIway.net-SC Private Employment Services
SCTechJobs.com-Find and apply for job training opportunities online
South Carolina E-Recruitment System-SC Government Jobs
South Carolina Government Job Search
South Carolina Job Link
South Carolina Occupational Informational System
South Carolina One Stop Job Search
USAJOBS-Official Federal Government Jobs Site
Worklink: Employment Resources for Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens Counties
Users of WorkSC.org can
• learn how to create an online email account,
• learn how to use Microsoft Word to write a resume,
• find online job training tutorials and links to training opportunities hosted at your local libraries,
• find links to SC-specific and national job listing sites along with tips for job searching,
• find resources for starting a business, and
• learn tips for thriving in the workplace.