The South Carolina Department of Social Services publishes a variety of documents relating to their mission, including newsletters and reports.

Recent Submissions

  • Parent child interaction therapy 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-05-14)
    Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) is a program for two to seven-year old children and their parents or caregivers that aims to decrease externalizing child behavior problems, increase positive parenting behaviors, ...
  • Motivational interviewing 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-04-19)
    Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a method of counseling clients designed to promote behavior change and improve physiological, psychological, and lifestyle outcomes and is used for prevention services to families of ...
  • South Carolina Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program 2021 authorized locations 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-05-14)
    This is a directory of farmers' markets in South Carolina broken down by region.
  • SCDSS COVID-19 expenditure report as of 05/01/2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-05-01)
    This details the expenditures of the Department of Social Services’ allocation from the CARES Act.
  • SNAP participation April 2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-04)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation March 2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-03)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • Foster parent facts 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-05-05)
    This paper gives important facts about foster parenting in South Carolina.
  • SNAP participation July 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-07)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation June 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-06)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation May 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-05)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation April 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-04)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation March 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-03)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation February 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-02)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation January 2013 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2013-01)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation December 2012 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2012-12)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation November 2012 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2012-11)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • SNAP participation October 2012 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2012-10)
    These statistics are broken down by county, households, persons and benefits.
  • The responsible father registry : a voice for putative fathers 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-04-05)
    The Responsible Father Registry gives a man who has fathered a child with a woman he is not married to the right to be notified when an adoption or a termination of parental rights action occurs. A putative father may ...
  • Nurse Family Partnership 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-02-10)
    Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) is a home-visiting program that is typically implemented by trained registered nurses. NFP serves young, first-time, low-income mothers beginning early in their pregnancy until the child ...
  • Multisystemic Therapy (MST) 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-02-10)
    Multisystemic Therapy (MST) is an intensive treatment for troubled youth delivered in multiple settings. This program aims to promote pro-social behavior and reduce criminal activity, mental health symptomology, out-of ...

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