Catholic Charities of the Midlands

General Information
Description of Program: Catholic Charities helps individuals in the lower coastal region of South Carolina who are in need. An emphasis is placed on lower income and homeless persons. Direct services and advocacy are provided by staff or volunteers or they are purchased in the community. Services are provided according to funds and resources available to the Charity at the time a request is made.
Location: Richland
Geographic Area: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chester, Clarendon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lexington, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, Sumter, York
Public Transportation: Several buss routes via The Comet - Central Midlands Transit
Intake Procedure: Clients must demonstrate a need for services. If the client meets the eligibility requirements, they will be given an appointment to come in and complete the intake paperwork required. Once the intake paperwork is completed, the client will be rendered immediate services as appropriate, and becomes eligible to return for services once a month.
Intake Requirements: Picture ID, Proof of Income
Client Information
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: Clients must meet the income requirements and provide the necessary documentation upon intake.
Fees or Charges
Type of Fees: Free
Hours of Operation: 11:00am - 3:00pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday; 12:00pmw - 3:00pm Wednesday. Closed on Diocesan holidays.
Contact Information
Contact's Name: Mary Trivisonno
Contact's Position: Regional Coordinator
Contact's Phone: (803) 254-9776
Contact's Email:
Physical Site Address 1: 1529 Assembly Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Columbia, SC 29201-2746
Mailing Address 1: P. O. Box 7245
Mailing City, State, Zip: Columbia, SC 29202-7245
Main Phone: (803) 254-9776
Hotline Phone: (855) 377-1357
Other Phone: (843) 531-5535 (The Diocese of Charleston)
Fax: (803) 252-7605
Program Email:
Web Address:
Contact Information
Director's Name:  Caroline Weisberg
Director's Position: Director of Catholic Charities
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Catholic Charities of the Midlands
This Program: Catholic Charities of the Midlands
Affiliated Service: Dental Services