Palmetto Community Action Partnership seeks to combat poverty by fostering self-sufficiency among low-income and working families. Palmetto Community Action Partnership provides housing, emergency services, education, employment, and child care.

Palmetto Community Action Partnership, the Community Action Agency serving Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties is currently accepting appointments for the following programs. Please note, we also serve residents of Beaufort and Jasper Counties for the Weatherization Program ONLY. Eligibility for all programs is subject to program calendars, fund availability, appointment availability, verifiable household income and family size.

Within minutes of making your appointment, you should receive a confirmation email with a calendar appointment attached to the email. In addition, you will also receive a phone reminder the day before your appointment.

Appointments can be changed or canceled at any time on this website. You can also make or cancel an appointment at any time (24/7) using our automated phone system by dialing toll-free 1-844-769-6448 and following the instructions.

Outreach Programs

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Weatherization Assistance Program

The Weatherization Assistance Program installs, at no cost, energy conservation measures to income qualified households. Measures include but not limited to insulation, air sealing, duct sealing, CFL light bulbs, HWH insulation, pipe installation, smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, and air ventilation. This program does not install roofs or major repairs.

Employment and Education Programs

The Employment & Education Program includes but is not limited to the following services: Childcare (which includes before and after school care) for working parents, Work Support (which includes uniforms, tools, and supplies) for working clients, Tuition Assistance (which includes basic training to advance marketing skills for employment, college, certification and license exams, and textbooks). In order to participate in one or more of these programs, it is Mandatory to attend an Orientation.

Asset Building Programs

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