The Cherokee County Risk Management Department is responsible for identifying and evaluating all risks of accidental loss for the county. 

The department maintains a risk management information system to respond to employee and citizen requests for assistance.

SC Association of Counties

The South Carolina Association of Counties (SCAC) is responsible for promoting more efficiency within county governments and to assist with minimizing risk. For more information on this group, please visit:


Title VI Policy

Title VI states that, “No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”

Please scroll down to read additional information on Cherokee County’s Title VI policy.

Cherokee County Risk Management
110 Railroad Avenue
Gaffney, SC 29340

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 864-902-2310

Gaylan Pennington, Risk Manager
Email: [email protected]

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