Founded in 1971, BJHCHS Inc. is an award-winning Community Health Center, located in the South Carolina Lowcountry. The area boasts a rapidly growing and beautiful coastal environment with a population of 160,000 in Beaufort County.
Lowcountry South Carolina
The Lowcountry offers a wide variety of activities and culinary delights, as well as a taste of the rich history and culture of the South. Four counties make up our Lowcountry region including Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, and Jasper. Explore our cultural heritage and Sea Island lifestyle. Warmed by Southern breezes and shaded by live oaks and stately palms, this area offers miles of pristine white-sand beaches, championship golf and hundreds of shops and restaurants.
Activities include eco-tours featuring dolphin watching, canoeing and kayaking, fresh and saltwater fishing, as well as theatres, museums, and art galleries, African-American Gullah, and garden tours, bird watching in pristine habitats and many custom-designed programs.
You will find our communities internationally famous, featuring Hilton Head Island, a true world-class destination, and Beaufort with its glimpses of the Lowcountry life and history. Cities like Walterboro, home to the South Carolina Artisans Center, Port Royal with its Estuarium and Parris Island Marine Recruit Depot offer intriguing sites to visit.
Edisto Beach, a family-oriented beach town and Daufuskie Island, a surprising sea island offer new places to explore. Inland communities like Hampton, Varnville and Estill surprise visitors with their Southern charm and historic resources. You will also find Bluffton to be quaint and historic – with an eccentric twist.
Venture off of Interstate 95 and you will find many more surprises in Yemassee, Point South, Ridgeland, and Hardeeville.