Coastal Connections Clients

Who We Serve

Coastal Connections will consult with MUSC patients served in value-based programs such as MUSC's Medicare Accountable Care Organization. Our social worker assists with many different types of needs resulting from various circumstances.

Areas of Assistance 

Food Assistance

  • Referrals to those who can help with SNAP enrollment
  • Referrals to local soup kitchens and food pantries

Utility Assistance & Income Support

  • Referrals to those who can help with financial counseling
  • Referrals to organizations that can assess financial situations and help pay bills (if qualified)

Housing Search

  • Referrals to housing shelters and low-income apartments
  • Referrals to organizations that can assess individual needs and help you find the best housing


  • Referrals to different agencies for job and life skills training
  • Referrals to GED courses
  • Referrals to agencies to do job matching


  • Referrals for reduced cost public transportation (if qualified)
  • Referrals to transportation services for medical appointments

Clothing/Home Goods

  • Referrals to clothing pantries and discounted clothing stores
  • Goodwill vouchers
  • Referrals to furniture banks, if qualified

Child Care Resources

  • Referrals to affordable child care centers

Other Assistance

  • The Community Navigation Social Worker will do any research in order to fulfill a client's needs that can be solved through community resources