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COVID-19 Resource Information: Community Initiatives, Inc.

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020

As the COVID-19 crisis rapidly evolves, the health and safety of our employees, clients, and communities remain top priority. We wanted to share with you what one of our local community partners - Community Initiatives, Inc. - is doing to still address the needs of our community:


Community Initiatives, Inc. has made their services available by tele-health and telephone as much as possible.  They are able to complete some medical appointments and all benefits screenings remotely.  Please see below for hours and contact information:  


La Clinica Gratis, Monday-Thursday 9am-2pm
Please note that for medical assessments and questions, patients can call the office at 864-941-7980.  Appointments for nurse visits, doctors appointments, and telehealth will be conducted by phone.  
Patients who are scheduled for tele-health appoints can Skype, FaceTime, or use Google Duo using the email address: 
Thrive Hub/Benefits Screenings,  Monday-Thursday 9am-1pm 
For assistance applying for SNAP, TANF, Medicaid or Medicare, clients can inbox Community Initiatives via their Facebook page (Community Initiatives Inc) at  @communityinitiativesinc  or call 223-7472 to make appointments during the noted office hours.  Translators are available if requested. Once the appointment is made, clients will be directed on how to connect.  If needed, a contact person can be reached from 9am until 1pm via FaceTime at and Skype at
Community Outreach,  Monday-Thursday 9am-1pm 
For inquires regarding educational assistance, benefit screenings, and general inquiries please call the contact person at 223-7472.  
For any of Community Initiatives' health care providers (covered under their malpractice policy) that are available to assist with tele-health options, please email the below contact person for additional information:
Teresa Goodman, M.S., M.A.
Executive Director
Community Initiatives, Inc.
Phone: 864-223-7472       Fax: 864-229-1072