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

Recent Submissions

  • Preguntas frecuentes sobre P-EBT 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-27)
    This answers questions about Electronic Benefits Transfers for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program during the pandemic in South Carolina.
  • Preguntas frecuentes sobre P-EBT 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-02-25)
    This answers questions about Electronic Benefits Transfers for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program during the pandemic in South Carolina.
  • Pandemic EBT FAQs 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-27)
    This answers questions about Electronic Benefits Transfers for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program during the pandemic in South Carolina.
  • SCDSS COVID-19 expenditure report as of 08/01/2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-01)
    This details the expenditures of the Department of Social Services’ allocation from the CARES Act.
  • Domestic violence numbers for the past five state fiscal years 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services. Division of Accountability, Data, and Research (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-25)
    This gives statistics on emergency shelters, domestic violence programs, individuals receiving emergency shelter assistance and service contact with women/men/children receiving individual and/or group counseling services ...
  • South Carolina Department of Social Services child welfare quality assurance review report Lee County 2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-20)
    This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Lee County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was June 1, 2020 to the date the case was reviewed, which was ...
  • South Carolina Department of Social Services child welfare quality assurance review report Jasper County 2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-19)
    This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Jasper County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was July 1, 2020 to the date the case was reviewed, which was ...
  • South Carolina Department of Social Services child welfare quality assurance review report Charleston County 2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-07-12)
    This report describes the results of the South Carolina Department of Social Services (SC DSS) Charleston County Quality Assurance Review. The period under review was June 1, 2020 to the date the case was reviewed, which ...
  • Foster parent facts 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-07-01)
    This paper gives important facts about foster parenting in South Carolina. This document deals with water safety.
  • SCDSS COVID-19 expenditure report as of 07/01/2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-07-01)
    This details the expenditures of the Department of Social Services’ allocation from the CARES Act.
  • SNAP employment and training third-party reimbursement program provider handbook 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2019-05)
    This handbook provides a standard set of procedures and guidelines for providers of employment and training services who partner with the South Carolina Department of Social Services in the SNAP2Work program (also referred ...
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) policy manual 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-07)
    This policy manual gives details of SNAP in South Carolina.
  • SCDSS COVID-19 expenditure report as of 06/01/2021 

    South Carolina Department of Social Services (South Carolina State Library, 2021-06-01)
    This details the expenditures of the Department of Social Services’ allocation from the CARES Act.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 ...

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