As of July 21st, SCWOS is back online. Claimants, please remember that you are required to complete at least two job searches while logged into your SCWOS account in order to remain eligible for benefits, and remember, you can check your claim status tracker by clicking “Go To My Home Page” when you login to the MyBenefits portal.

SC Works Lowcountry

SC Works centers are operated by a local Council of Governments. Visit their website here:

The Beaufort and Colleton locations are now open to the public. The Hampton location is open by appointment only.
And as always, these online services are available 24/7:

The Claimant Self Service Portal where individuals can create an account and file for Unemployment Insurance Benefits.

SC Works Centers

SC Works Centers 
include re-employment services for jobseekers, partner services, business services and resource rooms for use when filing for unemployment benefits or searching for work online.

Beaufort Center
164 Castle Rock Road
Beaufort, SC 29901
Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (843) 524-3351

Colleton Center
1085 Thunderbolt Drive
Walterboro, SC 29488
Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Phone: (843) 538-1613



Hampton Center

54 Tech Circle
Varnville, SC 29944
Mon-Thursday 8:30am-5pm Fridays 8:30am- 11am
Phone: (843) 694-7059

Connection Points

Connection Points 
include free public access to computers and tools to guide jobseekers through the job search process.

Because the status of the connection point facilities is determined locally, please call ahead before visiting to ensure that they are open.
Beaufort Branch - Beaufort County Library
311 Scott St. 
Beaufort, SC 29902 
Phone: (843) 255-6456 

Bluffton Branch - Beaufort County Library
120 Palmetto Way 
Bluffton, SC 29910 
Phone: (843) 255-6490 

Hilton Head Branch - Beaufort County Library
11 Beach City Road 
Hilton Head, SC 29926 
Phone: (843) 255-6500 

Lobeco Branch - Beaufort County Library
1862 Trask Parkway 
Lobeco, SC 29931 
Phone: (843) 255-6479 

St. Helena Branch - Beaufort County Library
6355 Jonathan Francis Senior Road 
St. Helena, SC 29920 
Phone: (843) 255-6486 

Colleton County Memorial Library
600 Hampton Street
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843) 549-5621

Hampton County Library
12 Locust Street
Hampton, SC 29924
Phone: (803) 943-7528

Estill Public Library
100 Peeples Avenue North
P.O. Box 688
Estill, SC 29918
Phone: (803) 625-4560

Pratt Memorial Library
451 A Wilson St.
P.O. Drawer 1540
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Phone: (843) 726-7744

Hardeeville Community Library
37 Main St.
P.O. Box 1837
Hardeeville, SC 29927
Phone: (843) 784-3426

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