Due to Hurricane Ian, some SC Works centers across the state will be temporarily closed or have reduced hours of operation in the upcoming days.  Please click here to see if your local center is closed.


The Connection Points Expansion Grant application cycle has been extended through October 14! Click here to find out more information and how to apply.

SC Works Midlands

SC Works centers are operated by a local Council of Governments. Visit their website here: https://www.scworksmidlands.org/

These online services are available 24/7:

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

The SC Works Online Services (SCWOS) site where jobseekers can upload a resume as well as search for work and businesses can post jobs and look for employees.

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.

Lexington Center
671 Main Street
West Columbia, SC 29170
Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (803) 359-6131

Columbia Center (Midlands)
700 Taylor Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (803) 737-5627



Winnsboro Center

96 Highway 321 Bypass South
Winnsboro, SC 29180
Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (803) 635-2812

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.
Fairfield County Library - Main Branch
300 Washington Street 
Winnsboro, SC 29180 
Phone: (803) 635-4971 

Goodwill Job Connection - Broad River
7138 Broad River Road
Irmo, SC 29063 
Phone: (803) 749-6621

Goodwill Job Connection - White Knoll
118 Knoll Station Drive
Lexington, SC 29072
Phone: (803) 808-0299

Goodwill Job Connection - Decker
2744 Decker Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29206
Phone: (803) 865-1770

Goodwill Job Connection - St. Andrews
555 St. Andrews Road
Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: (803) 772-7900

Richland Library
Business and Job Center
1431 Assembly St. 
Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 929-3464

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