Abbeville County First Steps & Greenwood County First Steps are seeking new board members. For additional information, please call

864-366-0656 or 864-388-4102. Click county for nomination forms.

Quality Child Care Trainings:


The ongoing certified early childhood trainings are offered throughout the year and open to all early childhood providers in Abbeville, Greenwood, McCormick and surrounding counties. All trainings are certified through the South Carolina Center for Child Care Career Development. An early Childhood Conference is offered to providers every year in partnership with Lander University to provide quality training hours.



Trainings are offered at the First Steps Office on Saturdays and providers receive credit hours in professional development, growth and development, curriculum, health and safety, special needs, program administration, and child guidance.


1402C Hwy 72W * Greenwood, SC  29649 * 864-388-4102 * 864-366-0656