Palmetto Community Action Partnership

Formerly Charleston County Human Services Commission

Basic Needs


Emergency Assistance


Palmetto Community Action Partnership (Palmetto CAP) is a non-profit organization that partners with Lowcountry residents to create customized solutions to rid situational and generational poverty from their lives. 


Our dedicated partners help us provide our community's most vulnerable residents with basic needs assistance, self empowerment programs and emergency services.


***For the latest Palmetto CAP news and updates, please visit our News page.***




RAIN CHECK: Due 2 inclement weather that will turn our lovely courtyard into a mudpit, today's Rally In the Alley Dance Party fitness event is postponed.



NOW REGISTERING campers for the FREE Youth Education Enrichment Camp at Harleyville Elementary!  Click the flier below for details!  The deadline to register is May 26th.  You can register in person at Harleyville Elementary on Tuesday, May 24th or Thursday, May 26th from 1pm-5:45pm.  Camp is FREE for youth from income-eligible families who live in Dorchester County and $25 per week, per child for all others. 

YEE Summer Camp Flier 2016



Check out coverage of Palmetto CAP's two new affordable housing units in West Ashley!

Ribbon Cutting



Upcoming Events

4/28/16 - Agency CLOSED for Staff Development

5/10/16 - Annual Meeting and NCAM Luncheon (RSVP!)

5/14/16 - Community Health & Info Fair in Goose Creek

5/19/16 - Summer Youth Works! Interview Fair

5/21/16 - Rally In the Alley!: Zumba and Dance Block Party

6/6/16 - 2016 Youth Leadership Summer Camp in Dorchester County STARTS!