SC Thrive Coronavirus Resources & Updates

Coronavirus Resources & Updates

May 24, 2021

Columbia, SC, May 24, 2021 –  As you have undoubtedly heard, cases of Coronavirus (officially called “2019-Novel Coronavirus” or “COVID-19”) have been confirmed in the state of South Carolina. Like you, we are watching updates from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC) and the Centers for…

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Your Social Services Technology Needs These 5 Things

December 3, 2021

Let’s face it, working in the social sector comes with challenges. The last thing we want to think about is a technology barrier that prevents us from doing our job to the best of our ability. SC Thrive is excited to offer Thrive Hub to community-serving organizations in South Carolina.…

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State Impact Award Presented to SC Thrive for Second Time

October 26, 2021

Columbia, SC – October 26, 2021– Highlighting their continued support for South Carolinians, SC Thrive received the State Impact Award from the Alliance for a Healthier South Carolina for a second time. Through strategic partnerships, direct outreach, innovative technology, and a dedicated Contact Center, SC Thrive has continually shown its…

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46 Veteran Salute

The 46 Veteran Salute Presented by SC Thrive

October 11, 2021

Columbia, SC – October 11, 2021 – SC Thrive, a statewide nonprofit, calls for nominations to honor 46 Veterans across the state. This event, entitled The 46 Veteran Salute will recognize one Veteran in each county in South Carolina with a certificate and a meal voucher. Beginning November 1, 2021,…

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Group of individuals sitting and having a conversation with text that reads dispelling common mental health myths

Mental Health Myths: Dispelling Common Stigmas

October 1, 2021

What do you think is the most common mental health myth?  Misinformation surrounding topics on mental health can be confusing to people facing a mental illness and their loved ones. It is important to address these myths so people can recognize symptoms of mental illness and move toward a healthy…

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Confused About Advance Child Tax Credit Impacts? Here's What You Need to Know. Picture of family together reading a book.

Confused About Advance Child Tax Credit Impacts? Here’s What You Need to Know.

August 3, 2021

Qualified families in South Carolina that claim the Child Tax Credit should look out for advance payments to come this summer. Here are some important updates about the Advance Child Tax Credit in 2021. Beginning July 2021, and ending December 2021, the IRS will deposit monthly Advance Child Tax Credit…

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"Maximize Your Grocery Budget at Farmer's Markets" in white letters on a lime green box over a dark green background and a picture of blueberries, blackberries, tomatoes, apples, squash and other produce in blue bins at a vendor.

Maximize Your Grocery Budget at Farmer’s Markets

June 2, 2021

Cost and access are some of the greatest challenges that you might face when trying to support a healthy diet and maximize your grocery budget. Fresh, healthy produce tends to be more expensive than other less nutritious items.    That is where local farmers markets across the state are stepping in to provide quality foods and resources to afford them. Since the…

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My Mother's Long-Term Care Experience: A Personal Story of Gratitude

My Mother’s Long-Term Care Experience: A Personal Story of Gratitude

May 21, 2021

Guest Writer: Beth DeHart, Director of Long-Term Care, SC Thrive When we look over our lives, we can find moments when a resource that presents itself becomes a linchpin to change a situation for the better. This was the case for me in 2013. I was a single mother with…

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Spring into a healthier lifestyle | Try these simple actions to recharge your health goals.

Spring into a Healthier Lifestyle

May 10, 2021

Spring is a unique time of year for South Carolina because of the many fun activities you can do with your friends and family. The warm weather draws us outside more to enjoy the beauty of our state. This is a great time to refresh your health goals and get…

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Ways to Use Your Tax Refund While Recovering From the Pandemic

Ways to Use Your Tax Refund While Recovering From the Pandemic

April 13, 2021

Many South Carolinians are still feeling the financial impact of the pandemic. Use these tips to take simple steps toward financial stability with your tax refund. Whether it is to buy extra groceries for your family, pay an emergency expense, or catch up on overdue bills, getting a tax refund…

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