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April 2019 E-Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter

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Easter Egg Hunt
On Monday, April 22, 2019, the Housing Authority of Darlington
will host our annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event will take place at
1:00 pm at our administration building on Bacote St. This egg
hunt is only for Housing Authority of Darlington children, and
children should bring their own Easter egg basket or bag to use.
Hot dogs and drinks will also be served to HAD children
following the egg hunt. Hope to see everyone there!

Taste of Darlington
The annual Taste of Darlington presented by the Darlington
Downtown Revitalization Association will be held from 7 to 9 pm
on Thursday, April 11, at Darlington Raceway Garage Area.
Tickets are $30 per person in advance and $35 per person at
the gate. You must be 21 years or older to attend. For more
information, call Lisa Rock at 843-992-1561.

Wiggles & Giggles: Story Time
Every Thursday at 10 am, the Darlington Library (204 N. Main St.)
hosts story time. Currently, they have children 5 years and
younger attending, but there is no cut-off age. If you have
children who love to hear stories, this is a great opportunity to
spend time with them. There is no charge for this weekly event.

Important Dates:
4/1: Rent Due
4/8: Last day to pay rent
before late fees are
4/9: Late fees apply to
unpaid rent
4/11: Taste of
4/18: Office closed in
observance of Good
4/19: Good Friday
4/21: Easter
4/22: HAD Easter Egg
Hunt-1:00 pm

1st Quarter Trivia Winner:
April Trivia Question:
What is the first-offense
fine amount for parking
on grass around HAD?

Free Medical Clinic
The Free Clinic Darlington County is an interdenominational
Christian Ministry providing free primary care, medications, and
pastoral support to the residents of Darlington County who do not
have health insurance and those who do not qualify for
government health programs. The Free Clinic's volunteer healthcare
providers, including doctors and nurses, seek to promote the
physical, emotional, and spiritual health of all who need services
and who are making sincere effort to help themselves and their
The Free Medical Clinic of Darlington County has two offices:
Darlington-203 Grove St. (843-398-0060) & Hartsville-500 W.
Carolina Avenue (843-332-0422).

Income Reporting
ALL income must be reported to Elaine Bell, whether it is Child
Support, Social Security, Employment wages, Unemployment, or
AFDC from the Department of Human Services. This includes
income from all heads of household and adult (18 & older)
household members. If you have any questions please call (843)
393-0436 ext. 2004 to speak with Elaine.

Public Housing Recertifications
Recerts will start in May 2019. Packets will be arriving in the mail
(corresponding with the month of your recert). Please read
EVERYTHING in the packet.
MAY- Bowen and Scattered Sites
JUNE- Pine Village
JULY- Pine Village
Elaine would like residents to be aware that due to the volume of
recertifications needing to be completed, she will ONLY ALLOW ONE
(1) RESCHEDULE. Also, ALL necessary documents must be provided,
and ALL adult household members must be present at the time of
the recert. There is enough time given to plan for, reschedule, or
ask for time off from work to come to your appointment.