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Community Resources

If you or your family needs assistance during this time, please refer to any of the below resources.

United Way resources page has all types of needed resources

https://www.unitedwaygc.org/sites/unitedwaygc.org/files/136526_0.pdf

Here are some commonly used contacts:

          (Travelers Rest Location 836-1109)

 Childcare Options

Kidzone Drop-In Hourly Childcare

21 Orchard Park Dr. A, Greenville, SC 29615

Intends to stay open to care for children whose parents must go to work. They are taking precautions in their center.

Monday-Thursday 7:00am-10:00pm

Friday 7:00am-12:00am

Saturday 9:00am-12:00am

Info@KidsZoneUpstate.com

864-263-3895

Giggles Drop-In Daycare

10 W Lewis Plaza, Greenville, SC 29605

864-991-8561

 

3620 Pelham Rd #1a, Greenville, SC 29615

864-252-4252

Intends to stay open. Their hours will 8 am – 6 pm to allow extra time for sanitation. When checking in, each family will sign a wellness disclosure stating all members of your family are not experiencing sick symptoms.

 Grocery Delivery Services

Walmart Grocery Delivery

Items available – everything carried in the store

Minimum order – $30

Fee – Delivery fee varies based on the time slot you book; fee is shown at checkout.

Payment – Credit, Debit or EBT
Hours – 1-hour delivery windows from 7 am – 8 pm // Time slots need to be reserved, subject to availability

Instacart – Publix, Aldi, Costco, CVS, Sam’s Club, Petco, Lowes Foods

Items Available – almost everything carried in the store
Minimum order – $35 Minimum for $3.99 delivery fee,
Fee – $9.99 monthly fee for Instacart Express, includes free delivery on all orders // $3.99 delivery fee without membership
Payment – Credit cards, Debit cards, Apple pay & Google pay
Hours – 1 hour delivery windows from 9 am – 10 pm // Time slots need to be reserved, subject to availability 

Shipt- Bi-lo, Target, Petco, Lidl, Lowes Foods, Publix, CVS

Items Available – almost everything carried in the store
Minimum order – No Minimum
Fee – $14 a month, includes free delivery for orders over $35 // Orders $34.99 and under have a $7 delivery fee applied. Payment – Credit cards, debit cards or store gift cards
Hours – 1 hour delivery windows from 9 am – 10 pm  // Time slots need to be reserved, subject to availability 

Whole Foods

Items Available – almost everything carried in store
Minimum order – No Minimum
Fee – Free delivery with minimum $35 order for Amazon Prime members // Orders of $34.99 and under have a delivery fee shown at checkout
Payment – Credit cards, Debit cards or Amazon gift cards
Hours – 2 hour delivery windows from 8 am – 10 pm // Time slots need to be reserved, subject to availability 

Duke Energy & Piedmont Natural Gas

*Disconnections for nonpayment are suspended immediately.

Transportation

GreenLink (local bus transportation)

The GreenLink iss continuing with its regular schedule and route as of this time. It is now FREE until further notice! No tickets are needed.

Internet

Charter Spectrum is offering free spectrum broadband and wi-fi access for 60 days to households with k-12 and/or college students who do not already have a spectrum subscription and at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees are waived for new student households. Confirm the terms with the provider.

Charter is also opening its wi-fi hotspots across their footprint for the public use.

Greenville County Schools

Student Chromebook Repairs

Student Chromebooks that require repair can be swapped out for another device at one of our four Career Centers during the hours 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Thursday. 

We will be stocking each Career Center with 500 spare devices. This will be a drive-through repair center where parents and students do not need to get out of their cars. If the parent cannot get to a Career Center, they should contact the District Help Desk at 355-4357.

Career Center locations:
*Donaldson Career Center
100 Vocational Drive
Greenville, SC 29605

*Enoree Career Center
108 Scalybark Road
Greenville, SC 29617

*Golden Strip Career Center
1120 East Butler Road
Greenville, SC 29607

*J. Harley Bonds Career Center
505 North Main Street
Greer, SC 29650
(Use Main street entrance)

Internet is offered from wifi hot spots at the bus stops when meals are being dropped off at the routes between 10am and 12pm.

Screening and Mental Health

Screening

https://campaigns.muschealth.org/virtual-care/index.html

https://www.prismahealth.org/coronavirus/

Physician-ordered COVID-19 drive-through testing at the entrance of the D.K Oglesby Center which is located near the flag poles at the North Campus, 2000 East Greenville Street in Anderson. The testing will be only for at-risk, symptomatic patients who have physician ordered testing which has been scheduled by your ordering physician. No testing will be provided without screening by your physician, or without an order. Hours are currently planned for 9am to noon and 1pm to 3:30pm Monday-Friday, as well as 9am to noon on Saturdays as needed.

National Sexual Assault Hotline

Provides 24 hours/day support and resources via phone or online chat.

Call 1-800-656-4673

For online chat, visit www.rainn.org

National Child Abuse Hotline

For questions about child abuse, call to speak with a counselor. Counselors can help children and adults who worry that someone is being abused. Calls are anonymous.

1-800-4ACHILD or 1-800-422-4453

To learn more, visit www.childhelp.org

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

Provides 24 hours/day support and resources via phone or online chat. English & Spanish.

Call 1-800-799-7233

If deaf or hard of hearing: 1-800-787-3224

For online chat, visit www.thehotline.org

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Call 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

Crisis Text Line

Text “MHA” to 741741 for help resources

Text “HOME” to 741741 to connect with a crisis counselor

Mental Health America Crisis Line

Call 864-271-8888

Text CRISISLINE to 839863

Need additional help?

United Way Association of SC

Call 211 or visit www.sc211.org

24 hours/day

Unemployment Help and Job Options

Employment agencies recommend checking in with local distribution centers for box retailers such as Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Amazon, and local grocery stores.

Currently, as of Tuesday, March 18th, all Aldi locations in Greenville are now hiring short term, full-time and part-time employees. If you are 18 or older and are looking for a source of income during this time please visit your local Aldi and ask for the store manager. Duties include cleaning, stocking shelves, and customer service.

Ingles is hiring for short term opportunities that include cashiers, baggers, and part-time deli workers.

Bi-lo grocery stores are also hiring.

Lowe’s Home Improvement is hiring (certain locations), Poinsett Hwy is currently hiring.

Filing an Unemployment Claim

https://dew.sc.gov/individuals/apply-for-benefits/claims-process?fbclid=IwAR2gxnRdMvcQWILTXYsckGKAlCDYBzBwMqVgoc5yUlj_XqvqP95PLB5K6Yw


eLearning Webpage for Parents

PARENTS: Please click the link (eLearning) to access critical information during the closure on eLearning. This webpage is for parents, teachers, and students.  

For additional resources, please visit our library's e-learning web page.