Connie Maxwell Children’s Home


Connie Maxwell has locations across South Carolina

Our main campus is located in Greenwood


Abused, abandoned, neglected children, and children going through difficult  situations, need love, security and a safe environment. Connie Maxwell Children's Home in Greenwood has been filling those needs since 1892. Today, seventy-two children  reside in nine family-styled homes on the main campus in Greenwood. Randy McManus is the Campus Administrator. An additional eight children live at the  Cooper Nixon Shelter Care. Crystal Champion oversees the work at Cooper Nixon Shelter Care.  The children, from elementary school to middle school to high school, are  involved in public education and are encouraged to participate in  extracurricular activities. It is our goal to give children in need the best of care!  Connie Maxwell's goal is to reunite children with their families whenever possible; therefore, our practice is to have the family or custodian live as close as possible, as we serve the residents of South Carolina. Randy McManus is also our Intake Administrator on the Greenwood Campus and she can be reached by calling 1 (864) 942-1400 or 1 (800) 868-2624. You may write  us at P.O. Box 1178, Greenwood, SC 29648-1178.

The Marie Younts Home is located in Mauldin. This residential care facility houses six girls in its  initial program. The students are  involved at Mauldin High School in all facets of school life. Students  are encouraged to seek outside employment and maintain a degree of  independence that teaches them  responsibility. The girls are also quite active in a local South  Carolina Baptist Church participating in Bible  study, worship and missions. Area churches and businesses are getting  involved in the  lives of these teenage girls and discovering the real  joy in providing tender loving care. If you would like to become involved or need assistance email Rhetta Jones, Director, or call 1 (864) 963-3773. Our mailing address is Marie Younts Home PO  Box 984 Mauldin, SC 29662 and our shipping address is Marie Younts Home  300 Bethel Road Simpsonville, SC 29681.


Our Adams Campus is located in Chesterfield. The facility is named the Adams Campus in  honor of the major donor, Paul Adams, a former student of Connie Maxwell and former resident of Chesterfield. Adams is a veteran of WWII and  served on board the USS Nevada when it was attacked in Pearl Harbor on  December 7, 1941. The home serves as a residential care facility for  boys and girls. Vernelle Swinton is the Group Home Director. Phone: (843)623-5177 Fax: (843)623-5179. You may email Vernelle Swinton, Adams Campus Director, at The address is 212 Zoar Road Chesterfield, SC 29709.

A regional home for boys, ages 6-16, is offered at our Brookland Campus in Orangeburg. Two cottages, staffed by live-in couples, house eight  children each. Local South Carolina Baptist churches offer a church  home for the children and staff. Volunteers contribute with recreational outings, service projects, weekend meals and special events. Help provide hope for our future by contacting Brookland at 1 (803)  536-2456 or Fax at 1 (803) 536-2508.  Our address is Brookland Campus  3105 Five Chop Road Orangeburg, SC 29115.


Families  are experiencing pressures, internally and externally, like  never  before and Connie Maxwell is there to assist those in need. The Pee Dee Campus located in Florence serves as a home for eight teenage girls. The  girls attend local schools and are encouraged to be involved in  extracurricular activities. Families are urged to visit. Parenting workshops and recreational activities are conducted on a regular basis with the girls and family members. The girls attend a local South Carolina Baptist Church and are very much involved with all its activities. If you would like to be involved by caring, call the Pee  Dee Campus at 1 (843) 665-9417. Barbara Moore serves as campus director.