Helping Hand of Myrtle Beach

Our Services


Our support to individuals in need is divided into two primary service categories:

Food Distribution

We provide three days of emergency food, along with hygiene if requested, to individuals and families experiencing short-term need. If you'd like to contribute to our more specific needs concerning Food and Hygiene, click to learn more.


Monday thru Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
We ask that new clients be signed in by 3:00 PM, and returning clients by 4:00 PM.


1411 Mr. Joe White Ave Unit B
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Services/Financial Support

With available funding, our agency also assists with Rent and Utilities. These services are limited. To discuss rent, client must have a legal lease showing a monthly rental, and a letter from the landlord stating that client owes rent. To discuss utilities, client must have a copy of the utility bill. These documents are the prerequisites to discussing assistance. Other criteria will also need to be met before assistance. 

*We DO NOT assist with deposits.

*Other services are discussed as needed.


Additional Services



Our office provides trained Benefit Bank Counselors to help individuals and families apply for:

  • SNAP (Food Stamps)

  • Medicaid

  • LIS (Low Income Subsidy for Seniors)

  • TANF (Temporary Aid to Needy Families)

Clients are asked to call for an appointment if they would like assistance applying for benefits. Benefit Bank Services are the ONLY services for which we take appointments.

Services provided through:

The Benefit Bank of South Carolina

A Program of SC Thrive.